We need 'a new coalition of decency' against populism.

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Unfortunately there can be no doubt that humans are, on the whole, less good than they imagine themselves or want to be. Everyone carries a shadow, and the less it is embodied in the individual’s conscious life, the blacker and denser it is. At all counts, it forms an unconscious snag, thwarting our most well-meant intentions.

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Grace comes, but not often, and you don’t get to say when or how.

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Be a force for good. Don’t just talk about forces for good, be a force.

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Anyone can be a critic. What takes guts is to see the best in people.

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People often tell me I could be a great man. I'd rather be a good man.

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We have a choice in life. We can choose how we are going to behave. We can determine whether we reflect the good around us or lose ourselves in the darkness.

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Each person has inside a basic decency and goodness. If he listens to it and acts on it, he is giving a great deal of what it is the world needs most. It is not complicated but it takes courage. It takes courage for a person to listen to his own goodness and act on it.

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I’ve got a gift, a musical gift, fine. But I want to be a human being, a good human being. I need to always express that to young students. Everybody can have a gift. That’s a gift. But then we have to be good human beings. So that’s what it’s all about.

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There are wonderful things out there for you to learn and all you need to do is pay attention.

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If a thing is right it can be done, and if it is wrong it can be done without; and good people will find a way.

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The positive power of virtue is enormous.

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To be a good human being is to have a kind of openness to the world, an ability to trust uncertain things beyond your own control.

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I wonder sometimes what would happen if victory was imagined not just as the elimination of evil but the establishment of good.

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It’s a wonder that so many people are good, not that so many people are evil.

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Your generosity is more important than your perfection.

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