Quotes tagged with good (20553 quotes found)

Ernest Hemingway
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
writing  good  # 181
Gregory Maguire
People who claim that they're evil are usually no worse than the rest of us... It's people who claim that they're good, or any way better than the rest of us, that you have to be wary of.
good  evil  # 924
Cassandra Clare
People aren't born good or bad. Maybe they're born with tendencies either way, but its the way you live your life that matters.
life  good  bad  # 947
Oscar Wilde
It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.
good  bad  charming  tedious  # 1646
Alvar Aalto
We should work for simple, good, undecorated things, but things which are in harmony with the human being and organically suited to the little man in the street.
work  good  simple  # 3006
Alvar Aalto
Nothing is as dangerous in architecture as dealing with separated problems. If we split life into separated problems we split the possibilities to make good building art.
life  good  art  # 3016
Quinton Aaron
Growing up, I was not used to good things happening to me.
good  growing  Happening  # 3026
I want people to remember me as a full on entertainer and a good person.
good  remember  Full  # 3052
Frank Abagnale
A real man loves his wife, and places his family as the most important thing in life. Nothing has brought me more peace and content in life than simply being a good husband and father.
Father's Day  life  good  # 3082
Frank Abagnale
In the old days, a con man would be good looking, suave, well dressed, well spoken and presented themselves real well. Those days are gone because it's not necessary. The people committing these crimes are doing them from hundreds of miles away.
good  Themselves  Looking  # 3085
Hiam Abbass
I know myself - I cannot just play a cliche. It has to be a character; it has to be written with the complexity of the human being behind. Could be bad, could be good, could be someone we would hate, but still, I need a reason for that influence, and I need to understand why.
good  Cannot  hate  # 3110
Willie Aames
Being stubborn can be a good thing. Being stubborn can be a bad thing. It just depends on how you use it.
good  Use  Stubborn  # 3166
Willie Aames
Hollywood has always been good to me. I've never blamed Hollywood for my problems.
good  problems  Hollywood  # 3200
Amanda Abbington
I'm quite a good listener, and I'm good at looking after people.
good  Looking  Quite  # 3262
Lynn Abbey
A good short-story writer has an instinct for sketching in just enough background to ground the specific story.
good  story  writer  # 3273
Lynn Abbey
Neophyte writers tend to believe that there is something magical about ideas and that if they can just get a hold of a good one, then their futures are ensured.
good  ideas  Hold  # 3291