Goodness And Truth Quotes by Dennis Prager, Eric Gill, John Hope Franklin, Dalai Lama, Walter Savage Landor, Denis Waitley and many others.
Goodness is about character – integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people.
If you look after goodness and truth, beauty will take care of itself.
We also learn that this country and the Western world have no monopoly of goodness and truth and scholarship, we begin to appreciate the ingredients that are indispensable to making a better world. In a life of learning that is, perhaps, the greatest lesson of all.
The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness.
Goodness does not more certainly make men happy than happiness makes them good.
That which you create in beauty and goodness and truth lives on for all time to come. Don’t spend your life accumulating material objects that will only turn to dust and ashes.
The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.
He had the unlucky capacity many men have of seeing and believing in the possibility of goodness and truth, but of seeing the evil and falsehood of life too clearly to take any serious part in it.
What a devil art thou, Poverty! How many desires – how many aspirations after goodness and truth – how many noble thoughts, loving wishes toward our fellows, beautiful imaginings thou hast crushed under thy heel, without remorse or pause!
There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.
Our situation today shows that beauty demands for itself at least as much courage and decision as do truth and goodness, and she will not allow herself to be separated and banned from her two sisters without taking them along with herself in an act of mysterious vengeance.
Americans must outgrow the unbecoming arrogance that leads us to assert that America somehow owns a monopoly on goodness and truth – a belief that leads some to view the world as but a stage on which to play out the great historical drama: the United States of America versus the Powers of Evil.
For us, with the rule of right and wrong given us by Christ, there is nothing for which we have no standard. And there is no greatness where there is not simplicity, goodness, and truth.
The ideals which have always shone before me and filled me with the joy of living are goodness, beauty, and truth.
Waste no more time arguing what a good man should be. Be one.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.