64+ Best Better Person Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Helping others may seem like an obvious route to becoming a better person in that we often think of “good people” as those who are willing to sacrifice for others. Inspirational better person quotes will encourage growth in life, make you wiser and broaden your perspective.

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Famous Better Person Quotes

It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters Epictetus

I can’t hate people for making judgment on me, or making a decision of liking me or not liking me. All I can do is try to better as a person. And I’m good with knowing everything isn’t always going to be perfect. Chris Brown

Your strength doesn’t come from winning. It comes from struggles and hardship. Everything that you go through prepares you for the next level Germany Kent

My girlfriend makes me want to be a better person so I can get a better girlfriend. Anthony Jeselnik

Believing you’re a good person and actually being one are two completely different things.

I learned the hard way that not only do you not have to be superwoman, but it’s better not to be and not to try to be. What I would like to be is just a good person  someone who tries her best and puts her best foot forward. Cindy McCain

It’s never too late to be who you might have been. George Eliot 

I’m never satisfied. I’m always trying to get better and learn from my mistakes. Russell Westbrook

It makes one a better person to have had hardships and to have overcome hardships and not to blame anybody else for your mistakes. Maureen Forrester

He is loving you into being a more loving person. The more we grow in love, the less offended we become. The less offended we become, the more easily and quickly we get healed when people do wound us. Graham Cooke

The best revenge is not to be like that. Marcus Aurelius

Almost every successful person begins with two beliefs: the future can be better than the present, and I have the power to make it so.

It is less about becoming a better person, and more of being better, as a person. J.R. Rim

Character is a quality that embodies many important traits, such as integrity, courage, perseverance, confidence and wisdom. Unlike your fingerprints that you are born with and can’t change, character is something that you create within yourself and must take responsibility for changing Jim Rohn

Never stop being a good person because of bad people.

In other words, begin to act the part, as well as you can, of the person you would rather be, the person you most want to become. Gradually, the old, fearful person will fade away William Glasser

People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of Paulo Coelho

The person who knows one thing and does it better than anyone else, even if it only be the art of raising lentils, receives the crown he merits. If he raises all his energy to that end, he is a benefactor of mankind and its rewarded as such. Og Mandino

If you’re going to become a better person, do it in high school Camila Mendes

Become a better person and be sure to know who you are, before meeting someone new and hoping that person knows who you are Gabriel Garcia Marquez

If you see fraud and do not say fraud, you are a fraud Nicholas Nassim Taleb

Even the mistakes, even everything bad that happened, I wouldn’t change because then I wouldn’t be the person that I am today. The past is the past. I just want to focus on the future, and getting better, not making the same mistakes and just becoming a better person, a better artist. Just a better everything. Jay Park

Your trials are there to help you become a better person and trusting this is truth will take some of the sting out of them Kimberly Giles

Being a good person does not mean you have to put up with other people’s crap.

Freedom of mind is the real freedom. A person whose mind is not free though he may not be in chains, is a slave, not a free man. One whose mind is not free, though he may not be in prison, is a prisoner and not a free man. One whose mind is not free though alive, is no better than dead. Freedom of mind is the proof of one’s existence. B. R. Ambedkar

The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide you’re not going to stay where you are John Pierpont Morgan

A man who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing which is more important than his own personal safety, is a miserable creature and has no chance of being free unless made and kept so by the exertions of better men than himself. John Stuart Mill

Every job is an opportunity to be a better person Benjamin Walker

Far too many people are looking for the right person, instead of trying to be the right person. Gloria Steinem

Every man I meet is my master in some point, and in that I learn of him Ralph Waldo Emerson

Just try to make the world a better place for your having been here. Jimmy Doolittle

The things that may change our world to make better; smiling, helping, respecting, loving & forgiving Hussein Abdallah

It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one. Voltaire

Being a good person doesn’t depend on your religion, your race or your skin color or your culture. It depends on how good is your heart and how good you treat others.

You always want to be better than you are. No matter what, I think that’s important. Blake Griffin

The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come Joseph Campbell

Every setback might be the very thing that makes you carry on and fight all the harder and become much better. Les Paul

I am a better person when I let myself have the time for romance and for love Diane Kruger

The second question is, if he is the exact same person twenty years from now that he is today, would you still want to marry him? And finally, does he inspire to be a better person? You find someone you can answer yes to all three, then you’ve found a good man. Colleen Hoover

Waste no more time arguing what a good man should be. Be one  Marcus Aurelius

Your beliefs don’t make you a better person, your behavior does.

Be around people that make you want to be a better person, who make you feel good, make you laugh, and remind you what’s important in life. Germany Kent

If you want to be a leader who attracts quality people, the key is to become a person of quality yourself. Jim Rohn

Never regret being a good person, to the wrong people. Your behavior says everything about you, and their behavior says enough about them. Marc & Angel

I am and always will be a sinner. But that’s the beautiful thing about Jesus. I’ll always try to be a better person in the eyes of God. But I’m not all of a sudden stepping up on a pedestal and saying I’m holier than thou, ’cause I’m not! Billy Ray Cyrus

If you have made mistakes, even serious ones, there is always another chance for you. What we call failure is not the falling down, but the staying down. Mary Pickford

You can’t just be you. You have to double yourself. You have to read books on subjects you know nothing about. You have to travel to places you never thought of traveling. You have to meet every kind of person and endlessly stretch what you know.

You should not just work on your jump shot. You should work on being a better person, a better teammate, and a better friend. Sue Wicks

This world would be a whole lot better if we just made an effort to be less horrible to one another. Ellen Page

You are only entitled to the action, never to its fruits Bhagavad Gita

I am human like everyone else. I am aware that there are people who look up to me. When mistakes are made, they aren’t intentional, and I constantly push myself to be a better person. Vanessa Hudgens

Become a millionaire not for the million dollars, but for what it will make of you to achieve it Jim Rohn

You must form, now, a greater and better habit; you must form a conception of yourself as a being of limitless power, and habitually think that you are that being. It is the habitual, not the periodical thought that decides your destiny. Wallace D. Wattles

A good person can make another person good; it means that goodness will elicit goodness in the society; other persons will also be good Bhumibol Adulyadej

I fell in love with you because you made me want to be a better person. Now that you’re leaving me, what am I supposed to do? Lisa Gilbert

Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it, without knowing what’s going to happen next Gilda Radner

Better than anything else in our culture, it enables fathers and sons to speak on a level playing field while building up from within a personal history of shared experience  a group history  that may be tapped into at will in years to come. John Thorn

It’s certainly not wrong to want to be a better person. God gave us that desire. Joyce Meyer

But then my mother, who’s a very selfless, stoic person from a family of Marines, would tell us that what was good for our father was good for us  he would make more money; therefore, we’d be able to get better educations. Patricia Richardson

Better to trip with the feet than with the tongue. Zeno

I think it would be much better for the country and for Clinton personally to resign I come from the business side. If you had a chairman or president in the business world facing these allegations, he’d be gone. Mark Sanford

Live by your impulses, and you’ll be just like them. You’re better than that, aren’t you, Red? Neal Shusterman

If you want to change the world, who do you begin with, yourself or others? I believe if we begin with ourselves and do the things that we need to do and become the best person we can be, we have a much better chance of changing the world for the better.