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"Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Feeling good about yourself is not the same thing as doing good. Good policy is more important than good feelings." - Theodore Dalrymple

"Its not about earning a paycheck, its about doing something good that you believe in." - Adam Kinzinger

"It's not about earning a paycheck, it's about doing something good that you believe in." - Adam Kinzinger

"Genuine benevolence is not stationary, but peripatetic. It goeth about doing good." - William Nevins

"No people do so much harm as those who go about doing good." - Mandell Creighton

"In America, we like everyone to know about the good work we're doing anonymously." - Jay Leno

"People feel good about doing things with you if you're enthusiastic." - Elizabeth Mitchell

"There is much said about the wickedness of doing evil that good may come. Alas! there is such a thing as doing good that evil may come." - Amelia Barr

"It's all about having fun. Play hard and fair, don't hurt anybody. Feel good about what you're doing and how you're doing it." - Eli Manning

"Forgiving someone isn't just about doing good to another. It's also about healing a scar in your own heart." - Nouman Ali Khan

"Don't worry about being a star, worry about doing good work, and all that will come to you." - Ice Cube

"I think that's quite a good message, it's not about being the best, it's about doing your best." - Jeremy Vine

"By doing good we become good." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"Doing good is good for business." - Richard Branson

"Do well by doing good." - Benjamin Franklin

"I don't write about good and evil with this enormous dichotomy. I write about people. I write about people doing the kinds of things that people do." - Octavia E Butler

"If you want to make a difference, then get good at doing something and not just talking about something" - Danny Silk

"Ignore your mistakes. The number one thing to worry about is -Am I doing what I'm good at?" - Max Levchin

"The one good thing about failure is that it makes you consider doing things a different way." - Marianne Williamson

"I'm a singer, a writer and an actress - when I find something that I feel good enough about doing." - Dolly Parton

"My parents were passionate about what they did, very cheap, and very focused on doing good in society." - Anne Wojcicki

"The happiest people I know are people who don't even think about being happy. They just think about being good neighbors, good people. And then happiness sort of sneaks in the back window while they are busy doing good." - Harold S. Kushner

"All fashion brands are about looking good. Being Human is also about doing good. And you can do good by the simple act of slipping into a t-shirt or a pair of jeans." - Salman Khan

"I think I've matured to a great extent. I think that I want different things now. That it's not about the celebrity status that you receive because you're doing the next hot movie. It's about doing good work." - Emilio Estevez

"Doing well is a result of doing good." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"It's really easy to complain. If you're not careful, then you end up complaining about your whole life. Concentrating on the good things is really good. Catch people doing good." - Lisa Williams

"Don't let doing enough be good enough." - Ron Kaufman

"He tried the luxury of doing good." - George Crabbe

"By doing good, we do well." - Rajiv Shah

"And learn the luxury of doing good." - Oliver Goldsmith

"For all their luxury was doing good." - Samuel Garth

"We are all part of the human family and we should be about doing what all good families do - caring for our less fortunate brothers and sisters." - Dan O'Neill

"I'm totally engaging in cultural stereotyping, no question about it. But I think it's OK because I'm doing it for a reason, for a good reason." - Malcolm Gladwell

"I don't feel sure about doing good in any way now; everything seems like going on a mission to a people whose language I don't know." - George Eliot

"Accepting all the good and bad about someone. It's a great thing to aspire to. The hard part is actually doing it." - Sarah Dessen

"Joy is a sign of generosity. When you are full of joy, you move faster and you want to go about doing good to everyone." - Mother Teresa

"The good thing about being young is that you are not experienced enough to know you cannot possibly do the things you are doing." - Anonymous

"When you do 10 interviews in one day, and 10 different sources want to talk to you, that means you're doing good. I think about that every day." - Meek Mill

"Don't just dream about grandiose acts of doing good. Every day do small ones, that add up over time to positive patterns." - Marian Wright Edelman

"It's impossible to feel good about yourself if you are doing things that you aren't proud of. . . . It's essential that you . . . [do] things you can respect and admire." - Ellen Bass

"Serving throughout the world is a great missionary force going about doing good. Missionaries teach truth. They dispel darkness. They spread joy. They bring precious souls to Christ." - Thomas S Monson

"Whats more important than recipes is how we think about food, and a good cookbook should open up a new way of doing just that." - Michael Symon

"Easter is all about remembering the importance of change, responsibility, and doing the right thing for the good of our children." - David Cameron

"Joy bursts in our lives when we go about doing the good at hand and not trying to manipulate things and times to achieve joy." - C S Lewis

"Life is short. Do not forget about the most important things in our life, living for other people and doing good for them." - Marcus Aurelius

"I love when people write about something, I learn what I'm doing through the eyes of a good critic, positive or negative. It's still a learning experience." - David Lachapelle

"You can feel good about failure. Failure means you did something. You finished the story even if it wasn't what you'd hoped. Failure means you're learning. Growing. Doing." - Chuck Wendig

"Get out and about. Rather than going to the same gym and doing the same thing, it's a good opportunity to try different things." - Michael Klim

"I'm not having to show off or make a point about how good I am at doing something. I think I've always kind of been that way." - Eddie Vedder

"If you focus more on the inside, you'll feel just as great about the outside. I feel attractive when I'm doing good and helping people." - Keke Palmer

"Begin where you are and such as you are, without aiming mainly to become of more worth, and with kindness aforethought, go about doing good." - Henry David Thoreau

"I don't enjoy doing stand-up. I see it as being like exercise: I feel good about it after I've done it." - Jessie Cave

"I like the Sci Fi channel and 'Science Fiction Theatre.' I've been doing a lot of television-watching and thinking about good songs to write." - Roky Erickson

"Try to put well in practice what you already know. In so doing, you will, in good time, discover the hidden things you now inquire about." - Remy De Gourmont

"I'm very big into just feeling good and doing what I want; I'm not very calculated or thoughtful about my moves." - Jen Kirkman

"One good thing about TV Land is you're always surrounded by people who know what they're doing, in terms of your fellow actors." - Wayne Knight

"I think it's good for moms to work. I have three daughters, so I like them to see me working and doing something I'm passionate about." - Mary Mccormack

"There's an ecstasy about doing something really good on film: the composition of a shot, the drama within the shot, the texture... It's palpable." - William Shatner

"People say I'm not good at writing about men. My dad left when I was 16. Give me a break. I'm doing the best I can." - Jennifer Weiner

"And when I stopped doing that and started thinking about what feels natural and what feels right to me and started pleasing myself, then it became good." - Terrence Howard

"I feel very good and positive about my future. I look forward to seeing the fans and doing what I do." - Randy Owen

"Core competence, as it is used by many managers, is a dangerously inward-looking notion. Competitiveness is far more about doing what customers value than doing what you think you're good at." - Clayton Christensen

"I feel like you should always be questioning the genre you're doing. If you're doing something that sounds like a lullaby, it can be good to make it about someone stalking someone." - Nellie Mckay

"My work is more about trying to ask good questions and not trying to come up with big shows. Every fashion company is doing that, every car company is doing that." - Laurie Anderson

"Success is always something completely different to people. I feel like I've succeeded, if I'm doing something that makes me happy and I'm not lying to anybody. I'm not doing that now, so I feel really good about myself." - Kristen Stewart

"Honestly, I'd love to be remembered as one of the best to ever pick up a mic, but if I'm doing my part to lessen some racial tension I feel good about what I'm doing." - Eminem

"Dreams of doing good For good-for-nothing people." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"To sit with George [Clooney] and argue about what we're passionate about was amazing. We're good at arguing our points of view and are all about doing what was best for the movie [ "Gravity"]." - Sandra Bullock

"Just about anything worth doing is worth doing better." - Seth Godin

"I've lost perspective on what I'm doing. I think it's good for me to take a break and reassess why I'm doing it and how I'm doing it. And I think this is probably a good way to learn about that. I need a break from myself as much as I imagine the audience does." - Ryan Gosling

"Now the big danger is to avoid doing anything, unless you have a surety, unless you have an assurance that you'll be successful. It's not about being successful. It's about being faithful. The good is worth doing, because it's good. And who knows what the results will be?" - Ray McGovern

"I want to keep doing different things. I'd like to do a more personal, dramatic movie next, I think. But as long as it's about characters and good writing and good parts for actors, that's what's important" - Tony Goldwyn

"I want to keep doing different things. I'd like to do a more personal, dramatic movie next, I think. But as long as it's about characters and good writing and good parts for actors, that's what's important." - Tony Goldwyn

"I think success is about purpose. People ask about success at different points in your life. As I look back, I think people that are successful feel good about what they are doing, and they can look back at what they've done and they feel good about it. People sometimes ask about success and they say, "What's your legacy?" and I say, "I think it's really a dumb question." I think the question is: What am I doing now? Do I feel good about myself? Am I proud of myself? Whatever purpose there is in life, I think success is about purpose. It's not about material things." - Les Wexner

"Meditation is not about doing something" - Joko Beck

"Doing cinema is not about watching yourself" - Charlotte Rampling

"I never thought about doing men. Never." - Debbie Reynolds

"Don't worry about doing research. Just search." - Austin Kleon

"Doing cinema is not about watching yourself." - Charlotte Rampling

"Doing startups is all about making mistakes." - Biz Stone

"I like to think I've been a good example and an inspiration to some people. And some people say that about me, but I'm just going about my work and doing what I do best. I'm a very professional 'Me.'" - Dolly Parton

"At first you're doing it for yourself, it's about what sounds good to you. It's about expressing yourself. Then you get comfortable as an artist and you find yourself and people get familiar." - Mac Miller

"I read in a book that a man called Christ went about doing good. It is very disconcerting to me that I am so easily satisfied with just going about." - Toyohiko Kagawa

"Questions focus our thinking. Ask empowering questions like: What's good about this? What's not perfect about it yet? What am I going to do next time? How can I do this and have fun doing it?" - Charles Connolly

"Many people are good at talking about what they are doing, but in fact do little. Others do a lot but don't talk about it; they are the ones who make a community live." - Jean Vanier

"The only way not to worry about the race problem is to be doing something about it yourself. When you are, natural human vanity makes you feel that now the thing is in good hands." - Margaret Halsey

"The key thing is, don't worry about if anyone is reading you or not. Figure out your voice and figure out what you want to write about, what you're good at, what you like doing." - Will Leitch

"When you feel good about the work you're doing, that's what's important, not the budget or anything like that. If you're happy about the actors you're working with, that's what's important." - Chazz Palminteri

"Good? What are you talking about, 'Good'?" - Anne Rice

"I loved doing 'Pennies from Heaven.' Because you have to understand that I'd been doing comedy for 15 to 20 years, and suddenly along came the opportunity to do this beautiful film. It was so emotional to me. I loved it. I don't think it was a good career move, but I have no regrets about doing it." - Steve Martin

"Do not go out of your way to do good whenever it comes your way. Men who make a business of doing good to others are apt to hate others in the same occupation. Simply be filled with the thought of good, and it will radiate you do not have to bother about it, any more than you need trouble about your digestion." - Elbert Hubbard

"Science is about knowing; engineering is about doing." - Henry Petroski

"I am for doing good to the poor, but I differ in opinion about the means. I think the best way of doing good to the poor is not making them easy in poverty, but leading or driving them out of it." - Benjamin Franklin

"I try to keep in my mind the simple question: Am I trying to do good or make myself look good? Too many of our responsibilities get added to our plate when we are trying to please people, impress people, prove ourselves, acquire power, increase our prestige. All those motivations are about looking good more than doing good." - Kevin Deyoung

"It's not about how much work you're doing. It's about what work you're doing and how you're doing the work." - Brendon Burchard

"Getting rich isn't about doing certain things. It's about doing things in the certain way!" - Wallace D. Wattles

"Procastination is not about not doing is about not doing and feeling crappy." - David Allen

"Improvement is about doing something better; innovation is about doing something new." - Andy Hargreaves

"Don't worry about what other people are doing. Worry about what you're doing." - Bill Simmons

"It is not about doing what we feel like. It is about doing what God says." - Joyce Meyer

"Feel good about yourself. Feel good about who you are." - Arden Cho

"You know, there's nothing you can do about your public image. It is what it is. I just try to do things honestly. I guess honesty is what you would call subjective: if you feel good about what you're doing, yourself, if you figure you're doing the right thing." - Christopher Walken

"I hear my own daughters talking about big companies polluting the environment, and then I realise they are talking about companies of which one I am running. But when I tell them to read the things we are doing, then they realise we are doing good things. But millennials are really a great lot." - Indra Nooyi

"There's nothing good about divorce." - Val Kilmer

"The doing evil to avoid an evil cannot be good." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"Nothing deters a good man from doing what is honourable." - Seneca the Younger

"Doing good to others is the ? one great Universal Religion" - Swami Vivekananda

"Even in dreams doing good is not wasted." - Pedro Calderon de la Barca

"Doing of good is the best temple ever built!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"If you're doing the best you can, that's good enough." - Chieko N. Okazaki

"People gonna talk whether you doing bad or good" - Rihanna

"Good people were also capable of doing very bad things." - Elizabeth Chandler

"I will spend my heaven doing good on earth." - Therese Of Lisieux

"It's no good saying one thing and doing another." - Catherine Cookson

"Happiness springs from doing good and helping others." - Plato

"We do ourselves the most good doing something for others." - Horace Mann

"My idea of good poetry is any dog doing anything." - J. Boone

"Doing good to others is the one great Universal Religion" - Swami Vivekananda

"I believe in doing good for good's sake." - John Henrik Clarke

"Nothing deters a good man from doing what is honourable." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca

"I like giving. Doing something for somebody else feels good." - Patch Adams

"The luxury of doing good surpasses every other personal enjoyment." - John Gay

"Denouncing evil is a far cry from doing good." - Philip Gourevitch

"I am having a good time doing nothing." - Phylicia Rashad

"I make a good living doing what I do." - Shane Koyczan

"If something is not good enough, stop doing it." - Jonathan Ive

"To be doing good deeds is man's most glorious task." - Sophocles

"They want to know I'm doing good, the fans do." - Davy Jones

"What's the point of doing something good if nobody's watching." - Nicole Kidman

"The only road to doing good shows, is doing bad shows." - Louis C K

"True happiness comes from doing what's right not just doing what makes you feel good." - Anonymous

"It's better to die doing good than to live doing evil." - Brigham Young

"It is a good life, if you're doing what you like doing." - Peter Cundall

"I do isometrics in church so while I'm doing my soul some good, I'm doing my body some good, too." - Grace Kelly

"Personally, I wouldn't wait around for someone to tell you you're good enough before you make your own comics. Just make them, always try to improve and care about what you're doing. Be relentless and never give up." - Troy Little

"[During a pre-war interview with Hitler when he screamed at her, 'The Jews! The Jews! What are you doing about the Jews in America?':] Why nothing. We think we're just as good as they are." - Anne O'Hare McCormick

"You'd better do what you feel good about doing. If we [try] to figure out what it is the audience wants and then try to deliver it to them, we're lost souls on the ghost ship forever." - Dan Rather

"Much of what I saw in Geneva really disillusioned me about how my government functions and what its impact is in the world. I realized that I was part of something that was doing far more harm than good." - Edward Snowden

"I don't know about you, but I'm betting that when it comes to doing the right and good thing, the Little Sisters of the Poor know better than the regulators at the Department of Health and Human Services." - Jeb Bush

"But we comforted ourselves with what we really meant to say, which was: "I don't normally feel this good about what I'm doing." Measure the hope of that moment, that feeling. Everything else will be measured against it." - David Levithan

"The pulpit only teaches to be honest; the market-place trains to overreaching and fraud; and teaching has not a tithe of the efficiency of training. Christ never wrote a tract, but He went about doing good." - Horace Mann

"Work in a place that feels good to you. Select the best of that which is available. The Zen of working is just to do it, not to worry about it. Feel you would be doing it without the money." - Frederick Lenz

"I was at college doing performing arts, and just spending all my time mucking about, and the lecturers thought I would be pretty good at stand-up, so I gave it a whirl." - Allen Carr

"The pulpit only "teaches" to be honest; the market-place "trains" to overreaching and fraud; and teaching has not a tithe of the efficiency of training. Christ never wrote a tract, but He went about doing good." - Horace Mann

"Between writing, traveling, speaking, preaching, and doing my best to be a good husband to my wife and my three kids, that's about as much as one man or at least this man can do." - Tullian Tchividjian

"While we are here we should set goals and achieve them, make the best of things, make others feel good about themselves, and be happy with what we are and what we are doing." - Janet Evans

"I have my own worries and concerns and frustrations, but I'm doing something I love to do. My wife and kids are in good shape. What is there not to be happy about?" - Chris O'Donnell

"I don't think it is too good especially with music to worry about authenticity, it can get in the way of doing something which comes naturally from your own head which is the most authentic thing [of all]." - Andrew VanWyngarden

"I really think I'm at the top of my game right now, and I have the tools that I've learned over the years, so I feel really good about what I'm doing onstage now." - Gary Gulman



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