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Q) How do you want to be remembered?
A) Two words: a nice guy. Count Basie, televised interview
The average dog is a nicer person than the average person. Andy Rooney
There’s something vicious about niceness. Professor Margaret Toscano, excommunicated Mormon
It’s very important that people know that I really enjoy everything that has happened to me. And I tell my kids ... you’re not going to be the tallest, fastest, prettiest, the best track runner, but you can be the nicest human being that someone has ever met in their life. And I just want to leave that legacy that being nice is a true treasure. George Foreman
Be nice to people on your way up because you’ll meet ’em on your way down. Wilson Mizner
I don't think it matters whether you believe in God or not ... So just be nice. Derek s1e6, Derek, BBC 2011
It’s like being at home really innit. Except well everyone’s really nice. Derek s2e1, Victoria
Victoria: What do you want to say?
Derek: Be nice to animals. ibid. Derek on social media