People Quotes

Lao - tzu - a good manager is best when people barely know...
People who want to understand democracy should spend less time in the library with Aristotle and more time on the buses and in the subway.
Simeon Strunsky, No Mean City (1944)

It is most unwise for people in love to marry.
George Bernard Shaw
Cheris kramarae & paula treichle - feminism is the radical concept that women are...
The prime purpose of eloquence is to keep other people from talking.
Louis Vermeil
People who ask our advice almost never take it. Yet we should never refuse to give it, upon request, for it often helps us to see our own way more clearly.
Brendan Francis

Even though a number of people have tried, no one has yet found a way to drink for a living.
Jean Ke
Watch out for the fellow who talks about putting things in order Putting things in order always means getting other people under your control.
Barbara DeAngelis
Anne tyler, celestial navigation, 1974 - it is very difficult to live among people you...
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
Ernest Hemingway
People love high ideals, but they got to be about 33 - Percent plausible.
Will Rogers
The task of the leader is to get his people from where they are to where they have not been.
Henry Kissinge
People are far more sincere and good - Humored at speeding their parting guests than on meeting them.
Anton Chekhov
The preservation of the sacred fire of liberty and the destiny of the republican model of government are justly considered... deeply... finally, staked on the experiment entrusted to the hands of the American people.
George Washington
Johnson himself turned out to be so many different characters he could have populated all of War and Peace and still had a few people left over.
Herbert Mitgang
Death most resembles a prophet who is without honor in his own land or a poet who is a stranger among his people.
Kahlil Gibran
Working hard overcomes a who lot of other obstacles. You can have unbelievable intelligence, you can have connections, you can have opportunities fall out of the sky. But in the end, hard work is the true, enduring characteristic of successful people.
Marsha Evans
Most people are not really free. They are confined by the niche in the world that they carve out for themselves. They limit themselves to fewer possibilities by the narrowness of their vision.
V Naipaul
People change and forget to tell eachother.
Lillian Hellman
A bookstore is one of the only pieces of evidence we have that people are still thinking.
Jerry Seinfeld
A lifetime is more than sufficiently long for people to get what there is of it wrong.
Unknown
Too bad the only people who know how to run the country are busy driving cabs and cutting hair.
George Burns
People who make history know nothing about history. You can see that in the sort of history they make.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
What the people want is very simple. They want an America as good as its promise.
Barbara Charline Jordan
The character inherent in the American people has done all that has been accomplished; and it would have done somewhat more, if the government had not sometimes got in its way.
Henry David Thoreau
One should never direct people towards happiness, because happiness too is an idol of the market - Place. One should direct them towards mutual affection. A beast gnawing at its prey can be happy too, but only human beings can feel affection for each other, and this is the highest achievement they can aspire to.
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
The most foolish mistake we could possibly make would be to permit the conquered Eastern peoples to have arms. History teaches that all conquerors who have allowed their subject races to carry arms have prepared their own downfall by doing so.
Adolf Hitle
We have learned that terrorist attacks are not caused by the use of strength; they are invited by the perception of weakness. And the surest way to avoid attacks on our own people is to engage the enemy where he lives and plans. We are fighting that enemy in Iraq and Afghanistan today so that we do not meet him again on our own streets, in our own cities.
George W. Bush, September 7, 2003
Reviewing has one advantage over suicide: in suicide you take it out on yourself; in reviewing you take it out on other people.
George Bernard Shaw
Does it really matter what these affectionate people do - - So long as they don? t do it in the streets and frighten the horses!
Mrs. Patrick Campbell
Criticism is the disapproval of people, not for having faults, but having faults different from your own.
Author Unknown
I have no mercy or compassion in me for a society that will crush people, and then penalize them for not being able to stand up under the weight.
Malcolm X, The Autobiography of Malcolm X
Character is the indelible mark that determines the only true value of all people and all their work.
Orison Swett Marden
The difference between what the most and the least learned people know is inexpressibly trivial in relation to that which is unknown.
Albert Einstein
Friends are those rare people who ask how we are and then wait to hear the answer.
Ed Cunningham
People in the long run are going to do more to promote peace than governments.
Dwight D Eisenhowe
Many people never stop to realize that a tree is a living thing, not that different from a tall, leafy dog that has roots and is very quiet.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Too many people run out of ideas long before they run out of words.
Author Unknown
Among the virtues and vices that make up the British character, we have one vice, at least, that Americans ought to view with sympathy. For they appear to be the only people who share it with us. I mean our worship of the antique. I do not refer to beauty or even historical association. I refer to age, to a quantity of years.
William Golding
History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamor of the bad people, but the appalling silence of the good people.
Martin Luther King, Jr.