I have met with some of them - very honest fellows, who, with all their stupidity, had a kind of intelligence and an upright good sense, which cannot be the characteristics of fools.
I just want to make one really good movie a year. And when I die, to know I was honest as an artist.
The very spring and root of honesty and virtue lie in good education.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.
I think there's a form of honesty, because I used to be very honest with the press, and then it backfired on me, and I understood it.
I have had lots of friends who've been affected by Aids and a very good friend of mine, Oscar Moore, died of Aids and I was with him in his last year quite a bit. And of course he was a man living in a very rich culture with a wealthy family who was able to afford health care.
I found the right man, got married, and just had to keep not reinventing myself, just deciding that it doesn't matter what you are if you are a good person.
I'm good at working, but I'm very good at playing.
To remind a man of the good turns you have done him is very much like a reproach.
The chief beginning of evil is goodness in excess.
My father thought sport was something fun - he didn't know it was a way to make money. Then I won a Mercedes at the world championships and I gave it to him. From the moment it arrived my father said: 'Good, you can support not just yourself but me too'.
Good breeding consists in concealing how much we think of ourselves and how little we think of the other person.
Speculation is only a word covering the making of money out of the manipulation of prices, instead of supplying goods and services.
It had a very good arrangement by Herbie Hancock, but it used existing pieces.
The difficulty of writing a good theatre play set in new reality was even greater given that the level of similitude to life that is allowed in a film would not work on the stage.
I'm very happy with the way I write. I think I do it good. But I've never really considered myself a writer.
One can survive anything these days, except death, and live down anything except a good reputation.
The man who has the will to undergo all labor may win to any good.
Innocence most often is a good fortune and not a virtue.
An early-rising man is a good spouse but a bad husband.
Happiness in this world, when it comes, comes incidentally. Make it the object of pursuit, and it leads us a wild-goose chase, and is never attained. Follow some other object, and very possibly we may find that we have caught happiness without dreaming of it.
In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.