Doing Right Quotes by Tom Glavine, James Earl Jones, George W. Bush, Haley Webb, Lyman Abbott, Tim Berners-Lee and many others.
You can’t tell me what we’re doing right now is not working. The perception is, well, it’s not. I don’t deal in perception. I want to deal in reality. The reality of the matter is that the percentage of guys who are taking has gone way down.
Don’t you try and go through life worried if someone had liked you or not. You best make sure that they are doing right by you.
No one wants to be a polarizer, but on the other hand, if you think you’re doing right and you believe the decisions you make will lead to a better tomorrow, then they’re worthy of defense.
I wonder how Jon Stewart is doing right now. I just … I hope he’s happy.
If there is to be no satisfaction in pleasure, none in wisdom, none in ambition, none in the golden mean, what then? Ah, where then? In duty. In doing right because it is right.
Software companies should take more responsibility for security holes, especially in browsers and e-mail clients. There are some straightforward things the industry should be doing right now to fix things, and I don’t know why they haven’t been done yet.
I am doing what I am supposed to be doing right now. I smile knowing that I have the most wonderful husband, family, and friends. I work with friends whom I can learn from and whom I respect and who respect me.
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That’s my religion.
If something is worth doing right, it is worth doing right now.
We do not become righteous by doing righteous deed but, having been made righteous, we do righteous deeds.
Never let us do wrong, because our opponents did so. Let us, rather, by doing right, show them what they ought to have done, and establish a rule the dictates of reason and conscience, rather than of the angry passions.
As a woman now, I want to share things. I have girlfriends in their twenties, and I say, “Ask me anything. You can learn from the things I did wrong, and you can learn from the things you think I’m doing right. Take whatever you want and make it your own.”
In carrying out e-commerce, the most important thing is to keep doing what you are doing right now with passion, to keep it up.
Being right wasn’t nearly as important as doing right.
Mostly I built golf courses the way I played golf, which was left-to-right. But I learned very rapidly that people wanted to see more than just the way I played golf and that I had to balance up what I was doing, right-to-left, left-to-right, etc.
My life has no purpose, no direction, no aim, no meaning, and yet I’m happy. I can’t figure it out. What am I doing right?
Try not to become a man of success, but a man of value. Look around at how people want to get more out of life than they put in. A man of value will give more than he receives. Be creative, but make sure that what you create is not a curse for mankind.
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.
Find out what you like doing best, and get someone to pay you for it.
The time is always right to do what is right.
If you are kind, people may accuse you of ulterior motives. Be kind anyway.
I’ve been an Apple guy since the mid 80’s and that’s when I was like, “Boy, you guys really got me here. I know exactly what you’re doing, right down to your price points.”
Successful people do what is right no matter how they feel, and by doing right, they feel good.
We have to know what we’re doing. Right now, our police, in many cases, are afraid to do anything.
If something is worth doing, it is worth doing right. I take that one step further. You shouldn’t do anything unless you do it right.
Defeat in doing right is nevertheless victory.
Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and work: you don’t give up.
Do what you believe to be right, and ever hold it for a maxim, that if the skies fall through your doing right, honest men will survive the ruin.
For me, the hardest part is getting up and writing, that’s the hard part. I always felt like I could teach someone to direct if I really had to. I feel like it’s a skill that’s passable, but writing… writing is the worst. That’s what I’m doing right now, it’s just the hardest thing that you’ll ever do.
I have seen doctors, in good faith, leave patients on steroids for years, thinking they are doing right. A friend of mine was on steroids for so long, she has severe osteoporosis.
I’m trying to be really synced. It goes back to the idea that, ultimately, the reward is the work. The staying balanced, it requires you to know that the work you’re doing right now is ultimately what is going to give you the sense of freedom that you’re hoping to find in a more realized life.
One of the best antidotes for depression is to look around and see what you can do to help out – to make a difference – for now and the future. Now is the future, for what I do right now is the future. For what I am doing right now is already affecting tomorrow.
I did a lot of things that I regretted and I certainly paid for my mistakes. You have to go and ask for forgiveness and it wasn’t until I really started doing good and doing right, by other people as well as myself, that I really started to feel that guilt go away. So I don’t have a problem going to sleep at night.
Perseverance does not always mean sticking to the same thing forever. It means giving full concentration and effort to whatever you are doing right now.
We don’t want anybody to come off half-cocked and make a decision about what we’re only in the middle of doing, right? So if there’s shots of me out there, then somebody’s going to say, “Oh, that’s not the right way. That’s not this and that.” It has to be seen in context.
Think of me as the weathered sheriff coming back into Dodge ’cause the youngsters are shooting up the church and scaring the horses and not doing right by the women.
My grandpa didn’t believe in hugging and kissing, or saying I love you. His love had to do with the way he treated you. When he said, We’re going here, we’re going there, he was telling me about life. That was his love for me. My love for him was listening to what he said, keeping out of trouble, doing right, being fair.
Because I grew up with this naive expectation of people doing right, I get shocked by every little violation.
Any artist can’t get away from the way the world works, which is that it wants to know what you did, and you’re only interested in what you’re doing right now.
The thing IвЂ™m most afraid of is me. Of not knowing what IвЂ™m going to do. Of not knowing what IвЂ™m doing right now
Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.
I think we’re always most interested in the things we’re doing right now.
Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.
If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do not say it.
For instance, when I go to the premiere on Tuesday I probably won’t watch the film at all – I’ll be watching the audience just to see their reaction to different moments, what I’m doing right and what I’m doing wrong, stuff like that.
Nothing worth doing right is easy.
I did a different production with a different director and Bill Pullman. OleannaВ – the one you saw – we were doing right after Bourne Identity or right after it came out.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
In a system which denies the existence of basic human rights, fear tends to be the order of the day. The only real prison is fear, and the only real freedom is freedom from fear. Never let fear prevent you from doing right.
We’re going to have to look very seriously at what we’re doing right or wrong because we just keep losing.
Across the country military families are facing dire financial circumstances due to longer than expected tours of duties. They are being penalized for their patriotism – no one should have to choose between doing right by their country and doing right by their families.
A person who is good for anything ought not to calculate the chance of living or dying; he or she ought only to consider whether in doing anything he or she is doing right or wrong- acting the part of a good person or a bad person.
There is no robbery so terrible as the robbery committed by those who think they are doing right.
The law is a crude machine at best, and only spits out something approaching justice of its attendants are committed to justice. As lawyering has become less about doing right and more about doing what you can get away with, our standards of acceptable shenanigans-as-usual seem to be in a free fall.
The fear of doing right is the grand treason in times of danger.
The reward for doing right is mostly an internal phenomenon: self-respect, dignity, integrity, and self-esteem.
I’m beyond proud and happy – I never imagined I would have one fan, and there seems to be a few. I just couldn’t be happier that people seem to like what I’m doing and seem to respond to it. If they weren’t there, I don’t know what I’d be doing right now.
I think the only thing that we know how to do is look at our characters and ask what is the character doing right now and what do we need to do, and tell it from that place. If we really make it character driven and theme driven, I think we’re going to offer up something new for the audience.
Very few people on earth ever get to say: ‘I am doing, right now, the most important thing I could possibly be doing.’ If you’ll join this fight that’s what you’ll get to say
I try to do something good, but when it doesn’t go good, then I go like too much into myself, what I’m doing right, wrong, instead of thinking more what I have to do with the ball.
Doing right is never wrong.
Even though the stuff Im doing right now is relatively easy, I think in the future I would love to play things that have nothing to do with me and thats good.