Here we have the best Bad Quotes from famous authors such as Virgil, Billie Jean King, Buddha, Ian McShane, Vince Flynn. Find the perfect quotation from our collection.
Charity bestowed upon those who are worthy of it is like good seed sown on a good soil that yields an abundance of fruits. But alms given to those who are yet under the tyrannical yoke of the passions are like seed deposited in a bad soil. The passions of the receiver of the alms choke, as it were, the growth of merits.
Judgement comes from experience, and experience comes from bad judgement.
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.
Don’t ever criticize yourself. Don’t go around all day long thinking, ‘I’m unattractive, I’m slow, I’m not as smart as my brother.’ God wasn’t having a bad day when he made you… If you don’t love yourself in the right way, you can’t love your neighbour. You can’t be as good as you are supposed to be.
When things are going bad, there’s going to be some good that’s going to come from it.
I want people to understand, gambling is not a bad thing if you do it within the framework of what it’s meant to be, which is fun and entertaining.
Nobody can predict the future. You just have to give your all to the relationship you’re in and do your best to take care of your partner, communicate and give them every last drop of love you have. I think one of the most important things in a relationship is caring for your significant other through good times and bad.
I voted Republican this year; the Democrats left a bad taste in my mouth.
The past is our definition. We may strive with good reason to escape it, or to escape what is bad in it. But we will escape it only by adding something better to it.
My god is all gods in one. When I see a beautiful sunset, I worship the god of Nature; when I see a hidden action brought to light, I worship the god of Truth; when I see a bad man punished and a good man go free, I worship the god of Justice; when I see a penitent forgiven, I worship the god of Mercy.
All girls like guys who are tough. Obviously, riding a motorcycle – I don’t want to say that there’s a bad boy quality – but there’s definitely a tough and macho thing about a guy who rides a motorcycles and that element of danger. That’s really sexy.
Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to continually be part of unanimity.
To judge between good or bad, between successful and unsuccessful would take the eye of a God.
Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company.
From my close observation of writers… they fall into two groups: 1) those who bleed copiously and visibly at any bad review, and 2) those who bleed copiously and secretly at any bad review.
I’m the greatest thing that ever lived! I’m the king of the world! I’m a bad man. I’m the prettiest thing that ever lived.
The truth is, bad things don’t affect us as profoundly as we expect them to. That’s true of good things, too. We adapt very quickly to either.
For everything bad, there’s a million really exciting things, whether it’s someone puts out a really great book, there’s a new movie, there’s a new detective, the sky is unbelievably golden, or you have the best cup of coffee you ever had in your life.
If all girls turn strong within themselves, men with bad intentions can be taught apt lessons.
Even when bad things happen you have to try to use those bad things in a positive manner and really just take the positive out of it.
I’m a private person. People just see me as the bad boy, and if that’s how they want to perceive me, then so be it – but they don’t know who I am.
Sometimes, if you are nervous, it could actually turn out to be a manifestation of your exhaustion. The point is that any setback is bad, but if you see it from a perspective, you’ll recover.
People change over the years, and that changes situations for good and for bad.
I’ve dealt with a lot of people with bad intentions. Just because somebody has a following does not mean that they are a good person or a good friend.
One reason you should not use web applications to do your computing is that you lose control. It’s just as bad as using a proprietary program. Do your own computing on your own computer with your copy of a freedom-respecting program. If you use a proprietary program or somebody else’s web server, you’re defenceless.
The test of good manners is to be able to put up pleasantly with bad ones.
Los Angeles gives one the feeling of the future more strongly than any city I know of. A bad future, too, like something out of Fritz Lang’s feeble imagination.
Good design doesn’t date. Bad design does.
It’s possible for me to make a bad movie out of a good script, but I can’t make a good movie from a bad script.
I realised a little bit to my astonishment that I can give a lecture for a thousand people, and there will be this tumultuous applause, so, you know, I have the feeling well, it can’t be all that bad.
Sometimes I was sad, sometimes happy. Just on and off. Always I felt welcome. It’s just, you know, sometimes as a human being, you cannot always be happy. You do good things, you do bad things, people talk.
In reality the world is as full of bad mothers as it is of bad fathers, and it is not the motherless children who become delinquent but the fatherless ones.
Self-awareness is the ability to take an honest look at your life without any attachment to it being right or wrong, good or bad.
I think every girl’s dream is to find a bad boy at the right time, when he wants to not be bad anymore.
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.
I like to think that even if we make some really bad choices and go down some bad paths, we’ll eventually emerge from it.
History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamor of the bad people, but the appalling silence of the good people.
There are going to be good times and bad times, but lighten up.
People try to change too much at once and it becomes overwhelming, and they end up falling off the program. So gradually changing bad habits makes much more of a difference than trying to change them all at once.
If I’m in a bad mood, or if I’m uncomfortable, it’s probably what I’m wearing that’s making me feel that way.
I have bad reflexes. I was once run over by a car being pushed by two guys.
One lives with so many bad deeds on one’s conscience and some good intentions in one’s heart.
In real life, too, women love to be that girl who tames the bad boy.
The worst evils which mankind has ever had to endure were inflicted by bad governments.
There are no bad actors. There are only bad directors who cannot make their actors act.
I’m La Flame at all times. That, at times, can be bad, at times can be good.
Often even a whole city suffers for a bad man who sins and contrives presumptuous deeds.
My dad wanted me to play football so bad, he took me to Washington High School on the west side of Atlanta because they were number one. They never lost.
You learn to rise above a lot of bad things that happen in your life. And you have to keep going.
I never went to a John Wayne movie to find a philosophy to live by or to absorb a profound message. I went for the simple pleasure of spending a couple of hours seeing the bad guys lose.
If they’re not talking about you, you’re not doing something; you’re not doing anything. So if they’re talking about you, you may be doing something right. And when they talk bad about you, you just use it for motivation.
Good manners are appreciated as much as bad manners are abhorred.
If you take yourself too seriously, something like a bad review could put you off your stride.
You might not write well every day, but you can always edit a bad page. You can’t edit a blank page.
There are two good rules which ought to be written on every heart – never to believe anything bad about anybody unless you positively know it to be true; never to tell even that unless you feel that it is absolutely necessary, and that God is listening.
The perfect life is the combination of great moments and bad ones, and under that point of view, my life is fantastic, because I’ve certainly hit more than one bump.
You stand with the least likely to succeed until success is succeeded by something more valuable: kinship. You stand with the belligerent, the surly and the badly behaved until bad behavior is recognized for the language it is: the vocabulary of the deeply wounded and of those whose burdens are more than they can bear.
We shot ‘Breaking Bad‘ on film; we capture ‘Better Call Saul’ digitally. In the shooting of ‘Breaking Bad,’ we would have this steady, handheld, cinema verite sort of look, so we purposely went the opposite way with ‘Better Call Saul’ – locked in the cameras and made the movements smoother and more mechanical.
My father was a bad boy, a rascal. That’s what him do for a living. He just go around and have a million and one children!
I had a house burn down once, and everything in life burned, except my family, and it was so liberating. I didn’t have a bad moment about it. It sort of reinvigorated my interest in a lot of things.
I don’t really view communism as a bad thing.
Happiness is good health and a bad memory.
Civil disobedience is, in fact, a conservative idea, a few steps short of overt rebellion. It honors the rule of law by insisting on good law and rejecting bad law.
The reason why it is so difficult for existing firms to capitalize on disruptive innovations is that their processes and their business model that make them good at the existing business actually make them bad at competing for the disruption.
It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.
If somebody has a bad reputation on the internet or if they have a really good reputation on the internet, I don’t care. I want to meet said person and make up my mind for myself, and then go from there.
My view is there’s no bad time to innovate.
There is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
People are so docile right now. It is almost as if good government means when the politicians lie to us for our own good, for the public good, and bad government is when politicians lie for their own selfish interests.
Having the family around is always very important because they are supportive. If you have a good day, you can enjoy it together. And if you have a bad day, you always find something as a distraction with your children, because they are normally happy.
The hardest people to reach with the love of God are not the bad people. They know they are bad. They have no defense. The hardest ones to win for God are the self-righteous people.
What is exhilarating in bad taste is the aristocratic pleasure of giving offense.
Playing a bad guy is always more fun than playing the good guy.
One of my favorite things to do is to play music really loud and dance my butt off in the morning. I’ll do it alone in my apartment. You can’t have a bad day after that.
Old age isn’t so bad when you consider the alternative.
Media is just a word that has come to mean bad journalism.
I can have as many bad days as anyone. But I choose to say, ‘I’m just fine.’
I sort of set myself really high standards which is good and bad. If I know that I’ve done all I can to prepare, that’s when I race the best and in ’09 I was going through a lot of emotional ups and downs and I was never as fit as I would have liked to have been. So I never felt comfortable.
Nothing can affect my voice, it’s so bad.
There’s a story in ‘Kabu Kabu’ called ‘Bakasi Man’ where I got to explore the mind of a ‘bad man.’ It was fun.
When I play bad, I don’t get too down on myself. When I play good, I don’t get too hot.
I was a bad boy as a child.
A man is born alone and dies alone; and he experiences the good and bad consequences of his karma alone; and he goes alone to hell or the Supreme abode.
Bad reasoning as well as good reasoning is possible; and this fact is the foundation of the practical side of logic.
High school is what kind of grows you into the person you are. I have great memories, good and bad, some learning experiences and some that I’ll take with me the rest of my life.
Even philosophers will praise war as ennobling mankind, forgetting the Greek who said: ‘War is bad in that it begets more evil than it kills.’
You’re never as good as they say you are, you’re never as bad as they say you are. That’s a quote I live by.
When you’ve seen a lot of bad stuff and just want to enjoy your life and be happy and have your kids happy and have your friends happy, you just have a value system where it raises the bar on what’s important.
Just because you say something doesn’t make it controversial, and it doesn’t make you a bad person.
If you play good cricket, a lot of bad things get hidden.
We’ve had bad luck with our kids – they’ve all grown up.
I define friendship as a bond that transcends all barriers. When you are ready to expect anything and everything from friends, good, bad or ugly… that’s what I call true friendship.
When you work hard, you are not going to be happy the whole time, you are going to have frustration, bad times in life.
Things don’t always go your way in football: there are always good and bad times. At the end of the day, you have to have a positive attitude and a strong mentality and not let any setbacks get you down. And that’s what I’ve done – I’ve tried to keep my composure, even when things aren’t going the way I’d like.
It is a bad plan that admits of no modification.
Being stuck in adolescence – that’s a hell. ‘Peter Pan’ is a dystopia, and we forget that. Neverland is a bad place to be.
Many a good hanging prevents a bad marriage.
Winning the election is a good-news, bad-news kind of thing. Okay, now you’re the mayor. The bad news is, now you’re the mayor.
We all have them, those parts of us that are the greatest parts of us and the worst parts of us. Sometimes we’re put in circumstances and bad choices are made.
Science fiction encourages us to explore… all the futures, good and bad, that the human mind can envision.
A good heart will help you to a bonny face, my lad and a bad one will turn the bonniest into something worse than ugly.
Once you put everything in the right perspective, even bad times can be an opportunity to refresh your appetite, your desire.
Unless you have bad times, you can’t appreciate the good times.
I’m not in the leftist controlled Rock and Roll Hall of Fame because of my political views, primarily my lifelong militant support of the NRA, the Second Amendment, and my belief that the only good bad guy is a dead bad guy.
Me and Kylie are sisters, but not everything we can always do together. She’s not trying to be a model. She’s trying to be more like a personality. We’re trying to kind of separate ourselves – not in a bad way!
Guns are bad, I tell you.
For me, I think one of the biggest battles is mentally. You have good days, and you have bad days. Randomly, you’ll feel good for weeks, and then all of a sudden, you’ll have a bad day where you’re really sore. And you end up questioning yourself, like, ‘Am I doing the right thing? Why is this so hard?’
Good manners sometimes means simply putting up with other people’s bad manners.
When men are full of envy they disparage everything, whether it be good or bad.
I’d feel bad pretending my life was anything other than pretty good, so I do the role as well as I can and then I go home, have a cup of tea, see my family and friends, and appreciate what I’ve got.
If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it. That’s all it takes to get people to win football games for you.
I firmly believe there are no bad people.
I guess they often cast me as the bad guy, because I’m not, er, conventional looking. I look sort of violent. I’m the odd one out, the outsider.
There are always people who are into the old way of doing things. I don’t think it’s a bad thing necessarily, but things change – nothing stays the same. If you can stay true to yourself, you’re always going to be legendary.
I did the best I could, and in some arenas, my best was not good enough. I’ve made some bad choices.
Bad human communication leaves us less room to grow.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.
The real lover of cats is one who demands a clearer adjustment to the universe than ordinary household platitudes provide; one who refuses to swallow the sentimental notion that all good people love dogs, children, and horses while all bad people dislike and are disliked by such.
When I have bad days, I just eat lots of chocolate ice cream and dance to the ‘Lion King’ soundtrack. It’s really odd, but it’s true.
I attack ideas. I don’t attack people. And some very good people have some very bad ideas. And if you can’t separate the two, you gotta get another day job. You don’t want to be a judge. At least not a judge on a multi-member panel.
You got good and bad people everywhere.
We’re in very bad trouble if we don’t understand the planet we’re trying to save.
Always in life bad times will lead to great times.
Detroit was a bad situation for me.
I’m proud to be associated with the value system at Berkshire Hathaway; I think you’ll make more money in the end with good ethics than bad.
Good or bad day, or good play or bad play, or whatever it is. You have a chance to get back up and begin again, It’s something that’s really stuck with me.
The only disability in life is a bad attitude.
If one plays good music, people don’t listen and if one plays bad music people don’t talk.
I have a saying – ‘You treat me good, I’ll treat you better. You treat me bad, I’ll treat you worse. And when in doubt, knock ’em out.’
Bad things happen for multiple reasons, and only the Holy Spirit can reveal the source of trouble in any particular situation.
You can never satisfy other people, I learned. End of the day, it’s extremely important that you know yourself better than anybody else, and if you can do that, it doesn’t matter what anybody thinks about you, good or bad.
I don’t care if someone wants to say something derogatory or spiteful anymore. As I’ve grown older I’ve become wiser to the fact that vindictive people take pride in trying to make other people feel bad. I enjoy my life. If someone doesn’t like what I do, that’s up to them, I really don’t care.
Nobody knows what really a beautiful person is, so don’t worry. If you have pimples today, it’s nothing. If you have a bad hair day, it’s nothing. Feel beautiful. Feel sexy, and it will shine. It will show outside.
Deadlines aren’t bad. They help you organize your time. They help you set priorities. They make you get going when you might not feel like it.
Anything that triggers good memories can’t be all bad.
When you put down the good things you ought to have done, and leave out the bad ones you did do well, that’s Memoirs.
There are two kinds of pride, both good and bad. ‘Good pride’ represents our dignity and self-respect. ‘Bad pride’ is the deadly sin of superiority that reeks of conceit and arrogance.
You can get through life with bad manners, but it’s easier with good manners.
As a kid, I watched ‘Bugs Bunny‘ cartoons, and for some reason Pepe Le Pew, the indomitable French skunk pursuing his would-be kitty paramour, left his mark on me: became an instant emblem of odoriferous hubris, hedonistic bad behavior. He was an entry-level Dominique Strauss-Kahn, a rookie Marquis de Sade.
My friends and family are my support system. They tell me what I need to hear, not what I want to hear and they are there for me in the good and bad times. Without them I have no idea where I would be and I know that their love for me is what’s keeping my head above the water.
Right actions in the future are the best apologies for bad actions in the past.
When I’m having a bad day, I pick up my guitar.
We need to make sure we’re all working together to change mindsets, to change attitudes, and to fight against the bad habits that we have as a society.
Life is good when we think it’s good. Life is bad when we don’t think.
A good man can be stupid and still be good. But a bad man must have brains.
I was, in the 1960s, in a marriage. To use the word ‘bad’ would be perhaps the understatement of the year. It was dreadful.
Wherever I go with my life, even the good times and the bad parts, only two people are with me: God and my music.
I’m going to continue being me through the good times and the bad.
A city is where you can sign a petition, boo the chief justice, fish off a pier, gaze at a hippopotamus, buy a flower at the corner, or get a good hamburger or a bad girl at 4 A.M. A city is where sirens make white streaks of sound in the sky and foghorns speak in dark grays. San Francisco is such a city.
Professionalism is not sportsmanship. If you don’t succeed, you won’t be in your profession for long. In our society, it’s not about good or bad. It’s about who’s on top.
Life – the way it really is – is a battle not between Bad and Good but between Bad and Worse.
You don’t stop living because bad things happen. You keep going.
I think for people who are inside these relationships that are really hard to leave, there is always a compelling reason to stay. It’s not that they are wholly bad people.
You do the right thing even if it makes you feel bad. The purpose of life is not to be happy but to be worthy of happiness.
I had bad anxiety and bad depression. That’s like the worst thing you could have. You think too much about the past, you get depression. You think too much about the future, you get anxiety.
It’s not that every single thing that happens on Facebook is gonna be good. This is humanity. People use tools for good and bad, but I think that we have a clear responsibility to make sure that the good is amplified and to do everything we can to mitigate the bad.
I feel like if you’re in a bad situation, and then you see somebody that’s even in a worse situation, you feel for that person.
I like ambiguity because you may be the villain in someone else’s story and the hero in your own, and I think very often, African-American characters are either one thing or the other. You shouldn’t have to be perfectly good or perfectly bad. You don’t even have to be magical.
The world is yearning for strong leadership and moral clarity; someone who knows the difference between good and bad.
The bad poet is usually unconscious where he ought to be conscious, and conscious where he ought to be unconscious.
If you want something bad enough and you work hard enough, anything’s possible.
I believe that the Laws of Karma do not apply to show business, where good things happen to bad people on a fairly regular basis.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
I like the term ‘misunderstood.’ But I am a bit of a bad boy.
Video games are bad for you? That’s what they said about rock-n-roll.
Far more has been accomplished for the welfare and progress of mankind by preventing bad actions than by doing good ones.
Must swear off from swearing. Bad habit.
Crime and bad lives are the measure of a State’s failure, all crime in the end is the crime of the community.
This life is a test, and we’re put down here to make choices. The truth is, the bad choices of other people can hurt us.
Globalization doesn’t have to be a bad thing as long as government provides us all with the tools to cope in a changing world.
You can drive your own self crazy. You don’t have to be in a bad situation or be bullied every day to feel this way. I was constantly judging myself. That’s really the thing that gets you.
No good movie is too long and no bad movie is short enough.
No matter how bad things are, they can always be worse. So what if my stroke left me with a speech impediment? Moses had one, and he did all right.
I wouldn’t wish my worst enemy bad luck.
Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.
Globalization is not a monolithic force but an evolving set of consequences – some good, some bad and some unintended. It is the new reality.
Good luck is when opportunity meets preparation, while bad luck is when lack of preparation meets reality.
Good judgment comes from experience, and a lot of that comes from bad judgment.
This continuing spike in gas prices is bad for consumers, bad for our economy, and bad for all other businesses. It is hurting us and costing us jobs.
I am attracted to bad people because they are very human.
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting off until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
There has to be a mathematical explanation for how bad that tie is.
To be candid, some people have given positive thinking a bad name. I can’t stand to hear some gung-ho individual say that with positive thinking you can just do ‘anything.’ If you think about that one for a moment, you recognize the absurdity of it.
Trying to guess what the (mass) audience wants and then trying to satisfy that is usually a bad recipe for getting something good.
The fact that apartheid has been tied up with white supremacy, capitalist exploitation, and deliberate oppression makes the problem much more complex. Material want is bad enough, but coupled with spiritual poverty, it kills.
I am a fairly mongrelized person – you know I’ve been a migrant my whole life, and it’s hard to think of myself as any pure one thing. And so I take it, I guess, very personally – this notion that migrants are bad and that mixing is bad and that people from other places are bad.
Oprah‘s got good politics, she’s got a good heart, and she’ll have us all up Jazzercising at six in the morning. This cannot be a bad thing, and reading a book while we’re Jazzercising. So America would be better off if Oprah were president.
I don’t react and think off emotions – that gets you in a bad situation.
There are good days and there are bad days, and this is one of them.
History, in general, only informs us of what bad government is.
Good and bad ideas both come from the same fountain of speculation and experiment.
I have seen good times and bad times, struggle and success.
One of my side strange abilities is to hear a good song, no matter how it’s being performed. Even if you get a bad performance, I can still hear that there’s a good song.
It wasn’t that the teachers were bad. From what I can remember, they were pretty good. It was about the selection of books. It was about not seeing my young life reflected back to me: my family dynamics, the noise and complexities of my neighborhood, the things I loved, like ice cream trucks and Kool-Aid.
I’ve had good times; I’ve had bad times.
The hardest decisions in life are not between good and bad or right and wrong, but between two goods or two rights.
People are just trying to work their jobs, raise their families, discipline their kids, and have a good life… Politics has just become like bad weather. And they deserve clear skies.
For me, growing up felt like a roller coaster ride at times, but looking back, I don’t think that it was such a bad thing. It was all part of the excitement of being young.
The good ole days weren’t always good, and tomorrow ain’t as bad as it seems.
Bad humor is an evasion of reality; good humor is an acceptance of it.
I have had bad luck with injuries, but I can’t keep saying I’ve been injured a lot.
Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.
Distance is a bad excuse for not having a good relationship with somebody. It’s the determination to keep it going or let it fall by the wayside; that’s the real reason that the relationships continue.
I am mean; I’m nasty at times. I don’t feel like talking to people at times. When I am in a bad mood and have had a really awful day, don’t come in my face because I am not tolerant and I am not a goddess; I can’t handle it after a point. I am going to get up, and I am going to scream, and I am going to say bad things to you.
We must interpret a bad temper as a sign of inferiority.
Consistency of performance is essential. You don’t have to be exceptional every week but as a minimum you need to be at a level that even on a bad day you get points on the board.
All in all, I wouldn’t call it a bad outing. It was a short outing.
Any fool can have bad luck; the art consists in knowing how to exploit it.
When we got into office, the thing that surprised me most was to find that things were just as bad as we’d been saying they were.
Bad men are full of repentance.
The problem with leaderless uprisings taking over is that you don’t always know what you get at the other end. If you are not careful you could replace a bad government with one much worse!
Correcting bad habits cannot be done by forbidding or punishment.
Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones.
In every seed of good there is always a piece of bad.
People who have never dealt with depression think it’s just being sad or being in a bad mood. That’s not what depression is for me; it’s falling into a state of grayness and numbness.
A good lawyer is a bad Christian.
The power of historical fiction for bad and for good can be immense in shaping consciousness of the past.
There is good and there is bad in every human heart, and it is the struggle of life to conquer the bad with the good.
Maybe this is just horrible bad, but I think I’ve had enough successes to where the journey is more important to me now. There’s no guarantee, no matter what. We get one run in life.
Bad company corrupts good character.
A bad peace is even worse than war.
When I do good I feel good, when I do bad I feel bad, and that’s my religion.
We have to acknowledge that adolescence is that time of transition where we begin to introduce to children that life isn’t pretty, that there are difficult things, there are hard situations, it’s not fair. Bad things happen to good people.
Anything is possible. My background is a bad background, but a lot of people said I couldn’t do it. You can do anything if you put your mind to it.
I’ve heard I’ve been called a bad boy, or difficult.
Better be alone than in bad company.
When people are in the thrall of poisonous ideology, it’s really not all about deliberate ill will, or inherent hatred, or a lack of intelligence. It’s about the unbelievable destructiveness and staying power of bad ideas and about finding ways to equip people with the tools they need to fight them.
A judge who likes every outcome he reaches is very likely a bad judge… stretching for results he prefers rather than those the law demands.
Good judgment comes from experience and experience comes from bad judgment.
I believe whenever you’re trying something new, it’s always going to get some kind of bad reception.
As Faulkner says, all of us have the capacity in us for great good and for great evil, for love but also for hate. I wanted to write those kinds of complex character in a fantasy, and not just have all the good people get together to fight the bad guy.
It is not easy to do something good, but it is extremely difficult to do something bad.
Nothing surpasses the beauty and elegance of a bad idea.
I think it is good escapist entertainment even though it’s bad.
Everybody should spend some quality time with their family members and try to make the best out of bad situations.
There’s such a thing as good stress and bad stress. Bad stress is when somebody else stresses you out, and good stress is when you stress yourself out over something you want to accomplish, which makes you want to perfect it.
All the revision in the world will not save a bad first draft: for the architecture of the thing comes, or fails to come, in the first conception, and revision only affects the detail and ornament, alas!
I’ve learned that you simply can’t control those bad vibes.
The more real and genuine we are about ourselves, the more others will know that there is no shame in struggling, or feeling low, or anxious or having bad days – we all have them.
He who spares the bad injures the good.
Bad attitudes will ruin your team.
It’s so interesting how you can take a bad situation and make a great song out of it that somebody else can listen to and have a completely different perspective of the song and have their own meaning. That’s what’s great about it.
I think a bit of jewellery that cheers you up for the day isn’t a bad thing.
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune.
At the end of the day, nobody cares how much you tried, what the deal was, or if you were a good guy or a bad guy.
I understand that I’m not perfect. I made mistakes and I had a hand in everything that’s happened to me, good and bad.
We have no reason to think that climate change is harmful if you look at the world as a whole. Most places, in fact, are better off being warmer than being colder. And historically, the really bad times for the environment and for people have been the cold periods rather than the warm periods.
To assume all the powers is not good for anybody. Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely. All those experiments have a bad ending.
Heroism in a bad cause.
Perhaps too much of everything is as bad as too little.
You can’t exercise your way out of a bad diet.
Don’t let the good days get to your head, and don’t let the bad days get to your heart.
If your choice enters into it, then taste is involved – bad taste, good taste, uninteresting taste. Taste is the enemy of art, A-R-T.
Intelligent people should learn from their experiences. With people on the street, the bad experience has beaten them.
I look into people’s eyes and I know they think I’m a bad guy.
The Welsh are all actors. It’s only the bad ones who become professional.
Eventually, the bad boy image affects fans‘ willingness to show up.
I am a pure-blooded Polish nobleman without a single drop of bad blood – certainly not German blood.
Every bad situation is a blues song waiting to happen.
If you are lonely when you’re alone, you are in bad company.
It’s very true that you can be both selfless and selfish at the same time. What we tend towards, particularly in filmmaking, is this binary sort of, ‘This is a good guy, this is a bad guy.’ And I quite like the fact that life is a bit more complex than that.
I feel like I’m a New Yorker because I really know the city. I actually tell the drivers where to go – I have this bad habit, I always question the drivers. I do that all the time because I feel like I know the best way, when really it’s like, ‘Yo, man, shut up. This dude does this every day of his life.’
You know sometimes when you’re in a really bad mood and you’re not sure why? That’s how I get sometimes.
Every experience, good or bad, is a learning process.
No matter how good you are, you’re going to lose one-third of your games. No matter how bad you are, you’re going to win one-third of your games. It’s the other third that makes the difference.
Bad politicians are sent to Washington by good people who don’t vote.
Bad things can happen to you, but it doesn’t mean you have to have regrets. It’s all about what you do with it.
Human nature is not nearly as bad as it has been thought to be.
Partition is bad. But whatever is past is past. We have only to look to the future.
Not all chemicals are bad. Without chemicals such as hydrogen and oxygen, for example, there would be no way to make water, a vital ingredient in beer.
Why do I always choose the shopping cart with the squeaky wheel? Is it my bad luck, or are all the carts dysfunctional?
I learned that if you want to make it bad enough, no matter how bad it is, you can make it.
Men are pigs. Too bad we own everything.
I hold this as a rule of life: too much of anything is bad.
People see police officers and think they’re such bad people. We have some who can be some bad people. But we have some great ones out there, that are here to protect us.
Some days are just bad days, that’s all. You have to experience sadness to know happiness, and I remind myself that not every day is going to be a good day, that’s just the way it is!
When you have fast cars and bad luck, it’s a lot easier to handle than having slow cars and bad luck.
Even were sleep is concerned, too much is a bad thing.
I’m better for all the things that have happened to me, the good and the bad.
Because of its tremendous solemnity death is the light in which great passions, both good and bad, become transparent, no longer limited by outward appearences.
You have to remember that the hard days are what make you stronger. The bad days make you realize what a good day is. If you never had any bad days, you would never have that sense of accomplishment!
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Once someone has spent enough time cultivating bad habits and biding their time, they are much diminished. Much of what they could have been has dissipated.
Out here in California, in the Pacific Ocean, the sharks have a bad attitude.
Good judgment comes from experience, and experience comes from bad judgment.
There is no reason to repeat bad history.
If you are born poor, whether white or black, you are going to be in a bad neighborhood and go to a bad school. If you are making three million dollars a year, a couple hundred thousand in taxes ain’t gonna kill you.
When the divine vision is attained, all appear equal; and there remains no distinction of good and bad, or of high and low.
Submitting to censorship is to enter the seductive world of ‘The Giver‘: the world where there are no bad words and no bad deeds. But it is also the world where choice has been taken away and reality distorted. And that is the most dangerous world of all.
Television, radio, social media. The 24/7 news cycle plows forward mercilessly on our desks, in our cars and in our pockets. Thousands and thousands of messages and voices bombard us from the moment we wake, fighting for our attention. All we see and hear, all day long, is news. And most of it is bad.
When people don’t have any curiosity about themselves, that is always a bad sign.
A great ad campaign will make a bad product fail faster. It will get more people to know it’s bad.
Bad company is like a nail driven into a post, which, after the first and second blow, may be drawn out with little difficulty; but being once driven up to the head, the pincers cannot take hold to draw it out, but which can only be done by the destruction of the wood.
In large states public education will always be mediocre, for the same reason that in large kitchens the cooking is usually bad.
Beyond remembering me as a good goalkeeper or a bad goalkeeper, I just hope that people remember me for being a good person.
The test of good manners is to be patient with the bad ones.
Sleeping at night is not a specialty of entrepreneurs. The entrepreneur who is sleeping soundly, something bad is happening to that person; they just don’t know it’s happening yet.
Genetic engineering is a result of science advancement, so I don’t think that in itself is bad. If used wisely, genetics can be beneficial, but they can be abused, too.
I do believe in the old saying, ‘What does not kill you makes you stronger.’ Our experiences, good and bad, make us who we are. By overcoming difficulties, we gain strength and maturity.
About morals, I know only that what is moral is what you feel good after and what is immoral is what you feel bad after.
Too bad that all the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxicabs and cutting hair.
People need good lies. There are too many bad ones.
A dog will teach you unconditional love. If you can have that in your life, things won’t be too bad.
I’ve discovered if you have a small circle of people you know you can rely on – in good times, bad times, happy times, sad times – who aren’t going to judge you and will, sometimes, just sit and listen to you without saying anything, then I think you’re very fortunate.
When a management with a reputation for brilliance tackles a business with a reputation for bad economics, it is the reputation of the business that remains intact.
People are going to have their opinions. Whether it’s good or bad, I don’t really think about it either way.
Every time something bad happens to me, I don’t ask the question, ‘Why did it happen to me?’ The question I ask is, ‘Why did it happen for me?’
A wide screen just makes a bad film twice as bad.
Good advice is something a man gives when he is too old to set a bad example.
Muslims have a very bad attitude to homosexuality, they’re very intolerant.
Your grammar is a reflection of your image. Good or bad, you have made an impression. And like all impressions, you are in total control.
When you don’t manage your life well, you become angry and frustrated as things don’t go as intended, and our bad mood is a sign showing we were not able to resolve the conflict.
It’s a long journey. There will be good times, and there will be bad times, but SoftBank is always there.
The greatest gift is the ability to forget – to forget the bad things and focus on the good.
No, I wasn’t a bad kid. I was always intelligent, and strong-minded, and outgoing, like I am now.