Good Morning Vietnam Quotes

The good face pain. But the great they embrace it.

Lois McMaster Bujold

There are many things the government can't do, many good purposes it must renounce. It must leave them to the enterprise of others. It cannot feed the people. It cannot enrich the people. It cannot teach the people. It cannot convert the people

Lord Acton

You couldn't be that good and not know it, somewhere in your secret heart, however much you'd been abused into affecting public humility.

Lois McMaster Bujold

Costly grace is the treasure hidden in the field; for the sake of it a man will gladly go and sell all he has. It is the pearl of great price to by which the merchant will sell all his goods.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

What is the good of being a genius if you cannot use it as an excuse for being unemployed?

Gerald Barzan

Gentleness, good treatment, honor the victor and dishonor the vanquished, who should remain aloof and owe nothing to pity In war, audacity is the finest calculation of genius.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Always accept good fortune with grace and humility.

Mark L. Mika

I was in a bookstore, browsing through an old Life magazine, when I saw a picture of what the article called spontaneous human combustion. There were an old guy's legs and shoes, perfectly intact...then, right around his knee area, was just a pile of charred ashes. I was going through some turmoil in my life, both good and bad, and the image struck a chord, so...I wrote a song about it.

Brandon Boyd

Good government is no substitute for self-government

Mahatma Gandhi

Good government is no substitute for self-government

Mahatma Gandhi

Good for me bad for my opponents!!!

William M. Kucmierowski

It's how creativity works. Especially in humans. For every good idea, ten thousand idiotic ones must first be posed, sifted, tried out, and discarded. A mind that's afraid to toy with the ridiculous will never come up with the brilliantly original.

William M. Kucmierowski

Fate is the friend of the good, the guide of the wise, the tyrant of the foolish, the enemy of the bad.

William R. Alger

But all our talents increase in the using, and every faculty, both good and bad, strengthens by exercise.

Anne Bront

Keep both heart and hand in your own possession, till you see good reason to part with them.

Anne Bront

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