Decent Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”A.A. Milne” float=”none” width=”100%”]What I say is that, if a man really likes potatoes, he must be a pretty decent sort of fellow.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Albert Bandura” float=”none” width=”100%”]Given appropriate social conditions, decent, ordinary people can be led to do extraordinarily cruel things.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ally Carter” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every decent con man knows that the simplest truth is more powerful than even the most elaborate lie.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Arno Hintjens” float=”none” width=”100%”]A decent human being is ashamed at being somebody’s boss![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bill O’Reilly” float=”none” width=”100%”]The measure of a decent human being is how he or she treats the defenseless.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Channing Pollock” float=”none” width=”100%”]Calm self-confidence is as far from conceit as the desire to earn a decent living is remote from greed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Craig Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]A decent beard has long been the number one must-have fashion item for any fugitive from justice.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dan Simmons” float=”none” width=”100%”]Real life seldom structures a decent denouement.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”F. Scott Fitzgerald” float=”none” width=”100%”]No decent career was ever founded on a public.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Fyodor Dostoevsky” float=”none” width=”100%”]A cultivated and decent man cannot be vain without setting a fearfully high standard for himself, and without despising and almost hating himself at certain moments.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Fyodor Dostoevsky” float=”none” width=”100%”]There are things which a man is afraid to tell even to himself, and every decent man has a number of such things stored away in his mind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”H. L. Mencken” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every decent man is ashamed of the government he lives under.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Homer” float=”none” width=”100%”]A decent boldness ever meets with friends.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jennifer Donnelly” float=”none” width=”100%”]One expects decent people to stand up for the good of all. Decent people shut their doors and hide behind them as decent people do. Massacres could never happen if it weren’t for decent people.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Le Carre” float=”none” width=”100%”]My definition of a decent society is one that first of all takes care of its losers, and protects its weak.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Juan Somavia” float=”none” width=”100%”]Decent work is at the heart of the search for dignity for the individual, stability for the family and peace in the community.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kurt Vonnegut” float=”none” width=”100%”]Being a humanist means trying to behave decently without expectation of rewards or punishment after you are dead.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Langdon Elwyn Mitchell” float=”none” width=”100%”]If we cannot be decent, let us endeavor to be graceful. If we can’t be moral, at least we can avoid being vulgar.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”M.M. Musselman” float=”none” width=”100%”]One of the best things about marriage is that it gets young people to bed at a decent hour. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mahatma Gandhi” float=”none” width=”100%”]If the village worker is not a decent man or woman, conducting a decent home, he or she had better not aspire after the high privilege and honour of becoming a village worker.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mary Connealy” float=”none” width=”100%”]The decent, strong person had to do decent, strong things like love unlovable people and keep peace even when it wasn’t easy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nicolas Chamfort” float=”none” width=”100%”]False modesty is the most decent of all deceptions.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Norman Borlaug” float=”none” width=”100%”]The destiny of world civilization depends upon providing a decent standard of living for all mankind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”P. D. James” float=”none” width=”100%”]Wars may be fought by decent men, but they’re not won by them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Richard Eyre” float=”none” width=”100%”]The principle of acting in good faith is at the heart of decent work.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Butler” float=”none” width=”100%”]When you have told anyone you have left him a legacy, the only decent thing to do is die at once.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]A decent provision for the poor is the true test of civilization. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Stanley Walker” float=”none” width=”100%”]Associate with well-mannered persons and your manners will improve. Run around with decent folk and your own decent instincts will be strengthened.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tim Ferriss” float=”none” width=”100%”]The decent method you follow is better than the perfect method you quit. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Timothy Egan” float=”none” width=”100%”]A decent man would stand out like a cactus on an ice floe.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Woody Allen” float=”none” width=”100%”]Reality may not be the best of all possible worlds, but it’s still the only place where you can get a decent steak.[/wpsm_quote]