Are you a good person? Most people would like to think of themselves as a good person, but the sad fact is, more people are really not as good of a person as they think they are. The ten clear signs below on how to know if you are a good person can help you figure out if you are or not. 1 - If you show empathy for others. 2 - If you don't intentionally hurt others. 3 - If you go out of your way to do something for other people. 4 - If you give your time for things that don't help you. In general 5 - If you're polite, kind and understanding when dealing with others. 6 - If you don't wish ill-will on others 7 - If you forgive those who harm you. 8 - If you are always honest. 9 - If you allow others there turn without remonstration.