Goodness And Truth Quotes

Goodness And Truth Quotes by Dalai Lama, Leo Tolstoy, Albert Einstein, Walter Savage Landor, Henry David Thoreau, Marcus Aurelius and many others.

The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciati

The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness.
Dalai Lama
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.
Leo Tolstoy
The ideals which have always shone before me and filled me with the joy of living are goodness, beauty, and truth.
Albert Einstein
Goodness does not more certainly make men happy than happiness makes them good.
Walter Savage Landor
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Henry David Thoreau
Waste no more time arguing what a good man should be. Be one.
Marcus Aurelius
There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.
Leo Tolstoy
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to it, else it is none.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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.
Denis Waitley
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.
Hans Urs von Balthasar
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.
John Hope Franklin
God who is goodness and truth is also beauty. It is this innate human and divine longing, found in the company of goodness and truth, that is able to recognize and leap up at beauty and rejoice and know that all is beautiful, that there is not one speck of beauty under the sun that does not mirror back the beauty of God.
Roberta Bondi
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.
Dennis Prager
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!
Walt Whitman