Wherefore be of good cheer, and try to recollect what you do not know, or rather what you do not remember.
SOCRATES: Do we not say that virtue is a good?--This is a hypothesis which is not set aside.
The Sheriff swore a full great oath, and said: "This man is the best archer that ever yet I saw." And he beckoned to him, and asked him: "How now, good
fellow, what is your name, and in what country were you born?"
And in what sort of actions or with a view to what result is the just man most able to do harm to his enemy and good
to his friends?
And thus much to show whether the virtue of a good
man and an excellent citizen is the same, or if it is different, and also how far it is the same, and how far different.
Laying my head against Sir Henry's broad shoulder I burst into tears; and I think that I heard Good
gulping away on the other side, and swearing hoarsely at himself for doing so.
They said if it had been a little more to one side it would have killed him; and a good
thing for him, poor fellow, if it had.
Why, boy, thy mother's milk is yet scarce dry upon thy lips, and yet thou pratest of standing up with good
stout men at Nottingham butts, thou who art scarce able to draw one string of a two-stone bow."
But let us assume that what is called science can harmonize all contradictions and possesses an unchanging standard of good
and bad by which to try historic characters and events; let us say that Alexander could have done everything differently; let us say that with guidance from those who blame him and who profess to know the ultimate aim of the movement of humanity, he might have arranged matters according to the program his present accusers would have given him- of nationality, freedom, equality, and progress (these, I think, cover the ground).
Fairy wants me to return home before night."
This play is meant to picture the life of every man or woman, and to show how unhappy we may be in the end if we have not tried to be good
in this world.
He who leadeth his sheep to the greenest pasture, shall always be for me the best shepherd: so doth it accord with good