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Bible quotes about being a good person

Bible quotes about being a good person. The Bible is the holy book of Christianity and is considered God's book all over the world. It is known to give us advice regarding the right way to do things and live a life full of positivity and success. A good person is always known to be successful and remains positive, so to be a good person you need to be a good person by your heart. According to the Holy Bible, a good person is one who serves others with love and care. A person who is kind, humble, and has enough care for others is always known to be a good person. We need not finish our life for others, but we can at least use it for others' good. Helping and being a support to them is the best way to be a good person and a good human being. We need to show humanity towards others and we should treat them as our own family members. A life lived for others is the best life known to exist on this planet!

1. “As it is written: ‘There is no one righteous, not even one; there is no one who understands; there is no one who seeks God. All have turned away, they have together become worthless; there is no one who does good, not even one.’...for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God” — ROMANS 3:10-12, 23

Bible quotes about being a good person

2. “Abram believed the Lord, and he credited it to him as righteousness.” — GENESIS 15:6

3. “For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith — and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God— not by works, so that no one can boast.” — EPHESIANS 2:8-9

4. “By their fruit you will recognize them. Do people pick grapes from thorn bushes, or figs from thistles?” — MATTHEW 7:16 

5. “Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing.” — 1 THESSALONIANS 5:11

6. “Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow.” — ISAIAH 1:17

7. “Do not be misled: ‘Bad company corrupts good character." — 1 CORINTHIANS 15:33

8. “Better is open rebuke than hidden love. Wounds from a friend can be trusted, but an enemy multiplies kisses.” — PROVERBS 27:5-6

9. “Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.” — ROMANS 12:2

10. “For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” — MARK 10:45

11. “If I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing. If I give all I possess to the poor and give over my body to hardship that I may boast, but do not have love, I gain nothing.” — 1 CORINTHIANS 13:1-3

12. “Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit who gives life has set you free from the law of sin and death.” — ROMANS 8:1

13. “In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.” — MATTHEW 5:16

Bible quotes about being a good person

14. "Why do you call me good?” Jesus answered. “No one is good—except God alone." — LUKE 18:19

15. “Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves, not looking to your own interests but each of you to the interests of the others.” — PHILIPPIANS 2:3-4 

16. "Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters, since you know that you will receive an inheritance from the Lord as a reward. It is the Lord Christ you are serving.” — COLOSSIANS 3:23

17. “Make every effort to live in peace with everyone and to be holy; without holiness no one will see the Lord.” — HEBREWS 12:14

18. “Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm.” — PROVERBS 13:20

19. “Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” — GALATIANS 6:9

20. “My dear brothers and sisters, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, because human anger does not produce the righteousness that God desires.” —JAMES 1:19

21. "Learn to do good; seek justice, correct oppression; bring justice to the fatherless, plead the widow's cause." — Isaiah 1:17 

22. "Do not be deceived: “Bad company ruins good morals.” — 1 Corinthians 15:33

Bible quotes about being a good person

23. "Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger" — James 1:19

24. "When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you." — Isaiah 43:2

25. "Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand." — Isaiah 41:10

26. "Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect." — Romans 12:2

27. "For nothing will be impossible with God.” — Luke 1:37

28. "And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up." — Galatians 6:9

29. "Whoever restrains his words has knowledge, and he who has a cool spirit is a man of understanding. Even a fool who keeps silent is considered wise; when he closes his lips, he is deemed intelligent." — Proverbs 17:27-28

30. "Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since love covers a multitude of sins." — 1 Peter 4:8

31. “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life." — John 3:16 

32. "Seek the Lord and his strength; seek his presence continually!" — 1 Chronicles 16:11

33. “So whatever you wish that others would do to you, do also to them, for this is the Law and the Prophets." — Matthew 7:12

Bible quotes about being a good person

34. "I can do all things through him who strengthens me." — Philippians 4:13

35. "Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things." — 1 Corinthians 13:4-7

36. "Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm." — Proverbs 13:20

37. "A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger." — Proverbs 15:1

38. "For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God." — Ephesians 2:8

39. "Do nothing from rivalry or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves." — Philippians 2:3

40. "Be angry and do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger," — Ephesians 4:26

41. “All things are lawful for me,” but not all things are helpful. “All things are lawful for me,” but I will not be enslaved by anything." — 1 Corinthians 6:12

42. "Let no one despise you for your youth, but set the believers an example in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity." — 1 Timothy 4:12 

43. “Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble." — Matthew 6:34

44. "All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness," — 2 Timothy 3:16

45. "And behold, a lawyer stood up to put him to the test, saying, “Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?” He said to him, “What is written in the Law? How do you read it?” And he answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself.” And he said to him, “You have answered correctly; do this, and you will live.” But he, desiring to justify himself, said to Jesus, “And who is my neighbor?” — Luke 10:25-37

46. "For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope." — Jeremiah 29:11

47. "For our sake he made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God." — 2 Corinthians 5:21

48. "Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come." — 2 Corinthians 5:17

49. "And Peter said to them, “Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit." — Acts 2:38 

50. "Iron sharpens iron, and one man sharpens another." — Proverbs 27:17

51. "Faithful are the wounds of a friend; profuse are the kisses of an enemy." — Proverbs 27:6

52. "If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him." — James 1:5

53. "For am I now seeking the approval of man, or of God? Or am I trying to please man? If I were still trying to please man, I would not be a servant of Christ." — Galatians 1:10

54. "But if our unrighteousness serves to show the righteousness of God, what shall we say? That God is unrighteous to inflict wrath on us?" — Romans 3:5

55. "But, as it is written, “What no eye has seen, nor ear heard, nor the heart of man imagined, what God has prepared for those who love him” — 1 Corinthians 2:9

56. "Not to be quickly shaken in mind or alarmed, either by a spirit or a spoken word, or a letter seeming to be from us, to the effect that the day of the Lord has come. Let no one deceive you in any way. For that day will not come, unless the rebellion comes first, and the man of lawlessness is revealed, the son of destruction," — 2 Thessalonians 2:2-3

57. "Let another praise you, and not your own mouth; a stranger, and not your own lips." — Proverbs 27:2

58. "This man came to Jesus by night and said to him, “Rabbi, we know that you are a teacher come from God, for no one can do these signs that you do unless God is with him.” — John 3:2

59. "Yes, I ask you also, true companion, help these women, who have labored side by side with me in the gospel together with Clement and the rest of my fellow workers, whose names are in the book of life." — Philippians 4:3

60. "For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control." — 2 Timothy 1:7

61. "He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will abide in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say to the Lord, “My refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.” For he will deliver you from the snare of the fowler and from the deadly pestilence. He will cover you with his pinions, and under his wings you will find refuge; his faithfulness is a shield and buckler. You will not fear the terror of the night, nor the arrow that flies by day," — Psalm 91:1-16 

62. "A dishonest man spreads strife, and a whisperer separates close friends." — Proverbs 16:28 

63. "Whoever goes about slandering reveals secrets; therefore do not associate with a simple babbler." — Proverbs 20:19

64. "Immediately the father of the child cried out and said, “I believe; help my unbelief!” — Mark 9:24

65. "And when day came, he called his disciples and chose from them twelve, whom he named apostles:" — Luke 6:13

66. "Whoever believes in him is not condemned, but whoever does not believe is condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the only Son of God." — John 3:18 

67. "For in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith for faith, as it is written, “The righteous shall live by faith.” — Romans 1:17

68. "But now the righteousness of God has been manifested apart from the law, although the Law and the Prophets bear witness to it— the righteousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ for all who believe. For there is no distinction:" — Romans 3:21-22

69. "There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus." — Romans 8:1

70. "For I decided to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ and him crucified." — 1 Corinthians 2:2