There's no regret. You can't regret. I mean I've felt regret but I've also refused to allow regret to sow a seed and live in me because I don't believe it. You feel it it's like guilt it's like jealousy it's like all those horrible things. You've just got to snip them and get them out because they're no good.
My mother gave lots of good advice and had a lot to say. As you get older you realize everything she said was true.
Bear and endure: This sorrow will one day prove to be for your good.
Let's not be afraid to speak the common sense truth: you can't have high standards without good discipline.
It is not often that someone comes along who is a true friend and a good writer.
I feel beautiful when I'm at peace with myself. When I'm serene when I'm a good person when I've been considerate of others.
Do not think of your faults still less of other's faults look for what is good and strong and try to imitate it. Your faults will drop off like dead leaves when their time comes.
Being in a rock band is about touring. It's about writing songs and it's about making records but it's also about taking a wonderful smile onto that stage and making the people feel good about themselves.
If you pursue good with labor the labor passes away but the good remains if you pursue evil with pleasure the pleasure passes away and the evil remains.
I think every good Christian ought to kick Falwell right in the ass.
I went to my son's graduation this weekend and I heard a great quote I've never heard before from Albert Einstein. It was that the greatest danger to the world is not the bad people but it's the good people who don't speak out.
What this country needs what every country needs occasionally is a good hard bloody war to revive the vice of patriotism on which its existence as a nation depends.
We call ourselves public servants but I'll tell you this: we as public servants must set an example for the rest of the nation. It is hypocritical for the public official to admonish and exhort the people to uphold the common good.
Edible adj.: Good to eat and wholesome to digest as a worm to a toad a toad to a snake a snake to a pig a pig to a man and a man to a worm.
A good picture is equivalent to a good deed.
But the real secret to lifelong good health is actually the opposite: Let your body take care of you.
For most Americans Friday afternoons are filled with positive anticipation of the weekend. In Washington it's where government officials dump stories they want to bury. Good news gets dropped on Monday so bureaucrats can talk about it all week.
Only good girls keep diaries. Bad girls don't have time.
If you're happy if you're feeling good then nothing else matters.
Property may be destroyed and money may lose its purchasing power but character health knowledge and good judgement will always be in demand under all conditions.
The battleline between good and evil runs through the heart of every man.
I've gone for each type: the rough guy the nerdy sweet lovable guy and the slick guy. I don't really have a type. Men in general are a good thing.
As soon as you concern yourself with the 'good' and 'bad' of your fellows you create an opening in your heart for maliciousness to enter. Testing competing with and criticizing others weaken and defeat you.
Now I need to take a piece of wood and make it sound like the railroad track but I also had to make it beautiful and lovable so that a person playing it would think of it in terms of his mistress a bartender his wife a good psychiatrist - whatever.
Any good music must be an innovation.
I was in enough to get along with people. I was never socially inarticulate. Not a loner. And that saved my life saved my sanity. That and the writing. But to this day I distrust anybody who thought school was a good time. Anybody.
A friend is always good to have but a lover's kiss is better than angels raining down on me.
It's a good place when all you have is hope and not expectations.
The most savage controversies are about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
Bad taste creates many more millionaires than good taste.
It takes a lot of imagination to be a good photographer. You need less imagination to be a painter because you can invent things. But in photography everything is so ordinary it takes a lot of looking before you learn to see the extraordinary.
I used to work in a funeral home to feel good about myself just the fact that I was breathing.
A good husband makes a good wife.
Edible - good to eat and wholesome to digest as a worm to a toad a toad to a snake a snake to a pig a pig to a man and a man to a worm.
You can't be truly rude until you understand good manners.
I'd rather do a really good small part than a really bad big part.
To be doing good deeds is man's most glorious task.
I'm not happy all the time and I wouldn't want to be because that would make me a shallow person. But I do try to find the good in everybody.
I enjoy life when things are happening. I don't care if it's good things or bad things. That means you're alive.
A good day is one where I can not just read a book but write a review of it. Maybe today I'll be able to do that. I get for some reason somewhat stronger when the sun starts to go down. Dusk is a good time for me. I'm crepuscular.
Sometimes I'm so tired I look down at what I'm wearing and if it's comfortable enough to sleep in I don't even make it into my pajamas. I'm looking down and I'm like 'T-shirt and stretchy pants? Yup that's fine. It's pajama-y good night.'
Men are only as good as their technical development allows them to be.
Certainly it seems true enough that there's a good deal of irony in the world... I mean if you live in a world full of politicians and advertising there's obviously a lot of deception.
It is also true that one can write nothing readable unless one constantly struggles to efface one's own personality. Good prose is like a windowpane.
The idea of redemption is always good news even if it means sacrifice or some difficult times.
Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it away.
A people and their religion must be judged by social standards based on social ethics. No other standard would have any meaning if religion is held to be necessary good for the well-being of the people.
I swear by that old expression 'One monkey don't stop no show!' The reality is we still have some good men out there and we should hail those men as the kings they are.
Sometimes the truth hurts. And sometimes it feels real good.
In fact I thought that Christianity was very a good and a very valuable thing for us. But after a while I began to feel that the story that I was told about this religion wasn't perhaps completely whole that something was left out.
Good health and good sense are two of life's greatest blessings.
Man is a credulous animal and must believe something in the absence of good grounds for belief he will be satisfied with bad ones.
My mother was a good recreational cook but what she basically believed about cooking was that if you worked hard and prospered someone else would do it for you.
Your manuscript is both good and original but the part that is good is not original and the part that is original is not good.
Henceforth I ask not good fortune. I myself am good fortune.
I was walking along and this chair came flying past me and another and another and I thought man is this gonna be a good night.
A peaceful man does more good than a learned one.
I believe that love and laughter can only happen when one person takes the time to think about what would cause the other person to feel good.
For if a good speaker never so eloquent does not see into the fact and is not speaking the truth of that - is there a more horrid kind of object in creation?
What you see but can't see over is as good as infinite.
It is the test of a good religion whether you can joke about it.
There are three ingredients in the good life: learning earning and yearning.
If the opposition disarms well and good. If it refuses to disarm we shall disarm it ourselves.
All the good music has already been written by people with wigs and stuff.
Being a good teammate is when you try to sprint down a ball that everyone thinks is going out of bounds. But you go after it anyways and you get it.
One has to grow up with good talk in order to form the habit of it.
A good basic selling idea involvement and relevancy of course are as important as ever but in the advertising din of today unless you make yourself noticed and believed you ain't got nothin'.
A man is in general better pleased when he has a good dinner upon his table than when his wife talks Greek.
Since you cannot do good to all you are to pay special attention to those who by the accidents of time or place or circumstances are brought into closer connection with you.
Glamour is about feeling good in your own skin.
There are things they tell us that sound good to hear but when they have accomplished their purpose they will go home and will not try to fulfill our agreements with them.
Thanksgiving man. Not a good day to be my pants.
I have only one yardstick by which I test every major problem - and that yardstick is: Is it good for America?
On a day when you're tired it's important to just say good morning to everyone so they're kind of aware that it's gonna be a good day. Jamie Lee Curtis told me that.
Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There ain't much credit in that.
If you don't have a spiritual practice in place when times are good you can't expect to suddenly develop one during a moment of crisis.
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
Let me give you a definition of ethics: It is good to maintain and further life it is bad to damage and destroy life.
Hearing voices no one else can hear isn't a good sign even in the wizarding world.
Toleration is good for all or it is good for none.
Being generous or doing things for others actually makes me feel good so I don't do it because I hope karma will come round and get me and I'll benefit from it.
A good reputation is more valuable than money.
I'm leaving the screen because I don't think I am very good in the pictures and I have this beautiful dream that I'm elegant on the stage.
We must not discriminate between things. Where things are concerned there are no class distinctions. We must pick out what is good for us where we can find it.
A lawyer is never entirely comfortable with a friendly divorce anymore than a good mortician wants to finish his job and then have the patient sit up on the table.
Papa potatoes poultry prunes and prism are all very good words for the lips.
I've always wanted to improve on the idea of living well In moderation wine is good for you - mentally physically and spiritually.
Fishing provides that connection with the whole living world. It gives you the opportunity of being totally immersed turning back into yourself in a good way. A form of meditation some form of communion with levels of yourself that are deeper than the ordinary self.
The Senate is a place filled with goodwill and good intentions and if the road to hell is paved with them then it's a pretty good detour.
A humorist is a person who feels bad but who feels good about it.
You don't appreciate a lot of stuff in school until you get older. Little things like being spanked every day by a middle-aged woman: Stuff you pay good money for in later life.
Well real estate is always good as far as I'm concerned.
I think sportsmanship is knowing that it is a game that we are only as a good as our opponents and whether you win or lose to always give 100 percent.
I have never heard anything about the resolutions of the apostles but a good deal about their acts.
Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to read them in: but as a rule the purchase of books is mistaken for the appropriation of their contents.
I learnt a whole lot from my mother. About music relationships being a good person loving people the whole of life. I learnt about everything from her. Every single day I think about her. All through the day.
There are some good people. But a good chunk of them will lie for no reason at all - it'll be ten o'clock and they'll tell you it's nine. You're looking at the clock and you can't even fathom why they're lying. They just lie because that's what they do.
The stories that I want to tell especially as a director don't necessarily have a perfect ending because the older you get the more you appreciate a good day versus a happy ending. You understand that life continues on the next day the reality of things is what happens tomorrow.
I was nine or 10 years old and my father was sacked on Christmas Day. He was a manager the results had not been good he lost a game on December 22 or 23. On Christmas Day the telephone rang and he was sacked in the middle of our lunch.
Marriage is a very good thing but I think it's a mistake to make a habit out of it.
I was considered by my peers to be a good comedian. So that's all I ever strived to do was get some recognition from my peers.
Sarcasm I now see to be in general the language of the devil for which reason I have long since as good as renounced it.
I want people to remember me as a full on entertainer and a good person.
The confession of evil works is the first beginning of good works.
A man is only as good as what he loves.
But I can say that life is good to me. Has been and is good. So I think my task is to be good to it. So how do you be good to life? You live it.
Anyone who tells a lie has not a pure heart and cannot make a good soup.
You have a good many little gifts and virtues but there is no need of parading them for conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long and the great charm of all power is modesty.
There is no investment you can make which will pay you so well as the effort to scatter sunshine and good cheer through your establishment.
There is as much greatness of mind in acknowledging a good turn as in doing it.
Ladies if you want to know the way to my heart... good spelling and good grammar good punctuation capitalize only where you are supposed to capitalize it's done.
He that does good to another does good also to himself.
As a real person he wouldn't last a minute would he? But drama is about imperfection. And we've moved away from the aspirational hero. We got tired of it it was dull. If I was House's friend I would hate it. How he so resolutely refuses to be happy or take the kind-hearted road. But we don't always like morally good people do we?
The less we deserve good fortune the more we hope for it.
I like a man who can be a real friend has a good sense of humor a good pair of shoes and a healthy gold card.
Hope is a state of mind not of the world. Hope in this deep and powerful sense is not the same as joy that things are going well or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.
I used to play sports. Then I realized you can buy trophies. Now I am good at everything.
To speak ill of others is a dishonest way of praising ourselves. Nothing is often a good thing to say and always a clever thing to say.
Always do good to others. Be selfless. Mentally remove everything and be free. This is divine life. This is the direct way to Moksha or salvation.
Active Evil is better than Passive Good.
Fresh air is good if you do not take too much of it most of the achievements and pleasures of life are in bad air.
She generally gave herself very good advice (though she very seldom followed it).
War is war. The only good human being is a dead one.
I am poor and naked but I am the chief of the nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.
You could write a song about some kind of emotional problem you are having but it would not be a good song in my eyes until it went through a period of sensitivity to a moment of clarity. Without that moment of clarity to contribute to the song it's just complaining.
Being stubborn can be a good thing. Being stubborn can be a bad thing. It just depends on how you use it.
The bad fortune of the good turns their faces up to heaven the good fortune of the bad bows their heads down to the earth.
I've run into some S.O.B. directors but I gave them back as good as I got.
I'm delirious with joy. It proves that if you confront the universe with good intentions in your heart it will reflect that and reward your intent. Usually. It just doesn't always do it in the way you expect.
You have to have been a Republican to know how good it is to be a Democrat.
Good breeding differs if at all from high breeding only as it gracefully remembers the rights of others rather than gracefully insists on its own rights.
Nothing that you do will ever feel good if you let people convince you that you have no choice.
For all right judgment of any man or things it is useful nay essential to see his good qualities before pronouncing on his bad.
It is practically impossible to teach good programming to students that have had a prior exposure to BASIC: as potential programmers they are mentally mutilated beyond hope of regeneration.
Greek philosophy seems to have met with something with which a good tragedy is not supposed to meet namely a dull ending.
It's not vanity to feel you have a right to be beautiful. Women are taught to feel we're not good enough that we must live up to someone else's standards. But my aim is to cherish myself as I am.
A play should give you something to think about. When I see a play and understand it the first time then I know it can't be much good.
The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
To have ego means to believe in your own strength. And to also be open to other people's views. It is to be open not closed. So yes my ego is big but it's also very small in some areas. My ego is responsible for my doing what I do - bad or good.
One of the key problems today is that politics is such a disgrace good people don't go into government.
Every book you pick up has its own lesson or lessons and quite often the bad books have more to teach than the good ones.
Why do I not seek some real good one which I could feel not one which I could display?
You can only be as good as you dare to be bad.
I've had extraordinary good luck with my health other than a broken elbow.
I've turned down jobs because I've said 'Honestly I can't find my way in. I can't do it. I love you as a director. I think the script is good. You deserve better than I think I can do.'
When we are well we all have good advice for those who are ill.
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better Silence is deep as Eternity speech is shallow as Time.
Some people thought we were presenting Archie as a false character. President Nixon thought we were making a fool out of a good man.
To understand me you have to meet me and be around me. And then only if I'm in a good mood - don't meet me in a bad mood.
What does kissing really mean to me? To me if you feel when you kiss a girl that certain feeling of all those dolphins like swimming through your blood stream and you get those good tingles inside your stomach I don't think there's any better feeling.