67 Good People Quotes and Good Person Sayings

Good people are essential in making the world a better place, their presence makes life meaningful and they are indeed a rare find.

They’re always ready to assist others, often appearing in our lives precisely when we need help the most.

These individuals, often referred to as “God-sent” or attributed to destiny, have the power to transform our lives significantly.

The sentiments of such individuals are often reflected in “good people quotes,” which inspire others to emulate their kindness and goodness.


This collection of quotes is designed to express gratitude to these influencers, appreciate their contributions and motivate them to continue being good individuals.

These good people sayings not only honor these good people but also serve as a reminder and inspiration for others to strive to be better human beings.

Top 10 Good People Quotes

Beautiful people are not always good, but good people are always beautiful. ~ Imam Ali.


I’m surrounded by nothing but great people. ~ Tim Duncan.


Never stop being a good person because of bad people. ~ Unknown*.


A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. ~ Walter Winchell.


The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness. ~ Dalai Lama.


Thank you for accepting me as I am, with my virtues and defects. ~ Jenni Rivera.


I’m just thankful I’m surrounded by good people. ~ Jon Pardi.


Good conversations with right people are priceless. ~ Unknown *


The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest. ~ William Blake.


I’m just thankful I’m surrounded by good people. ~ Jon Pardi.

Famous Good People Quotes

Surround yourself with good people who encourage and love you. There are always ups and downs, no matter how successful you are. ~ Liana Liberato.

I am trying to be a good person. I am trying to be myself, and if nobody likes me for me, that is their problem. ~ Evan Rachel Wood.


If you’re a good person, the goodness will continue through your descendants. ~ Diane von Furstenberg.

It is a kingly act to assist the fallen. ~ Mother Teresa.

Life imposes things on you that you can’t control, but you still have the choice of how you’re going to live through this. ~ Celine Dion.


I surround myself with good people who make me feel great and give me positive energy. ~ Ali Krieger.

You changed my life without even trying, and I don’t think I could ever tell you how much you mean to me. I can’t imagine what things would be like if I hadn’t met you. ~ Steve Maraboli.

Profound Good People Quotes

When you’re good to others, you’re best to yourself. ~ Benjamin Franklin.

Being good to people is a wonderful legacy to leave behind. ~ Taylor Swift.


We must never be afraid to be a sign of contradiction for the world. ~ Mother Teresa.

Good people are always suspected as bad. They accept. Bad people fight silently under cover of a “good” person. ~ Nikola Mamlić.

A lot of hard work is hidden behind nice things. ~ Ralph Lauren.


All that is necessary for evil to prevail is for good people to do nothing. ~ Carlton Smith.

It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui. ~ Helen Keller.

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Best Good People Quotes

The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people. ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.


You have to believe in yourself when nobody else does. ~ John Assaraf.

A bad system will beat a good person every time. ~ W. Edwards Deming.

Surround yourself with really good people. I think that’s an important thing. Because the people you surround yourself are a reflection of you. ~ Aaron Rodgers.


Bad people doing bad things is not interesting. What I find interesting is good people doing bad things. ~ Amy Bloom.

The best executive is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it. ~ Theodore Roosevelt.

Thought-Provoking Good People Quotes

Most good people are not good people every day all day long. ~ Mokokoma Mokhonoana.


Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face. ~ George Elliot.

Qualities such as ‘nice, honest, kind, happy, relaxed, sincere, innocent’ are frowned upon as weaknesses. Yet these values are the essence of a good person.

Be nice to people on your way up because you’ll meet them on your way down. ~ Wilson Mizner.


A winner is a dreamer who never gives up. ~ Nelson Mandela.

I don’t believe that if you do good, good things will happen. Everything is completely accidental and random. Sometimes bad things happen to very good people and sometimes good things happen to bad people. But at least if you try to do good things, then you’re spending your time doing something worthwhile. ~ Helen Mirren.

As long as you know yourself and you got good people around you and you passionate about what you do, that’s all that matters because at the end of the day, you go to sleep with the people you love, you wake up with the people you love, and you spend your time with the people you love. ~ Tyga.


It takes a great man to be a good listener. ~ Calvin Coolidge.

Tolerating evil leads only to more evil. And when good people stand by and do nothing while wickedness reigns, their communities will be consumed. ~ Bob Riley.

When good people consider you the bad guy, you develop a heart to help the bad ones. You actually understand them. ~ Criss Jami.


Success to me is being a good person, treating people well. ~ David LaChapelle.

Surround yourself with good people. People who are going to be honest with you and look out for your best interests. ~ Derek Jeter.


No one in this world can love a girl more than her father. ~ Michael Ratnadeepak.

Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value. ~ Albert Einstein.

It’s important to surround yourself with good people, interesting people, young people, young ideas. Go places, learn new stuff. Look at the world with wonder – don’t be tired about it. ~ Angela Bassett.


The one thing that I know is that you win with good people. ~ Don Shula.

If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt.

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. ~ Marcel Proust.


It’s a lot easier to do good work when you have good words to say and work with good people. ~ Mark Harmon.

Great Good People Quotes

Believe you can and you’re halfway there. ~ Theodore Roosevelt.

He who stops being better stops being good. ~ Oliver Cromwell.

A loving person lives in a loving world. A hostile person lives in a hostile world: everyone you meet is your mirror. ~ Ken Keyes Jr.


One of the greatest gifts I’ve ever gotten came from God. I call him daddy. ~ Unknown*.

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. ~ Mae West.

Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile. ~ Albert Einstein.

A truly good person will speak truth, act with truth, and stand for Truth. A truly good person is not afraid to think from their heart; therefore, allowing nonconformist decisions, viewpoints, and perspectives to lead their life. By following their heart, they stand with their conscience, and only with God. ~ Suzy Kassem.


Surround yourself with good people. People who are going to be honest with you and look out for your best interests. ~ Derek Jeter.

Short Good People Quotes

Hardship often prepares an ordinary person for an extraordinary destiny. ~ C.S. Lewis.

If you ever want to torture my dad, tie him up and right in front of him, refold a map incorrectly. ~ Cathy Ladman.


Honesty is the beating heart in good people. ~ Richelle E. Goodrich.

Life is a long lesson in humility. ~ James M. Barrie.

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If you judge people, you have no time to love them. ~ Mother Teresa.

Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth. ~ Arthur Conan Doyle.

So these were the 67 top quotes about Good People.

If you like these quotes and sayings, then you can also read my other posts on Focus on Yourself quotes and Overthinking quotes.

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