People Quotes

Mignon mclaughlin - we lavish on animals the love we are afraid to...
People travel to wonder at the height of the mountains, at the huge waves of the seas, at the long course of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motion of the stars, and yet they pass by themselves without wondering.
Saint Augustine

Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people.
Eleanor Roosevelt
Martin luther king, jr. - if you will protest courageously, and yet with...
Some people have so much respect for their superiors they have none left for themselves.
Peter McArthu
The best way not to have people in your way is to let them into your heart.
Alessandro Pronzato

This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can excercise their constitutional right of amending it, or excercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it.
Abraham Lincoln
Some people talk because they think sound is more manageable than silence.
Margaret Halsey
Confucius, the confucian analects - the people may be made to follow a path of...
Who are we? We find that we live on an insignificant planet of a humdrum star lost in a galaxy tucked away in some forgotten corner of a universe in which there are far more galaxies than people.
Carl Sagan
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
Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
George Bernard Shaw
Oh, you weak, beautiful people who give up with such grace. What you need is someone to take hold of you - - Gently, with love, and hand your life back to you.
Tennessee Williams
The world is divided into people who do things and people who get the credit.
Dwight Morrow
Most people tire of a lecture in 10 minutes clever people can do it in 5. Sensible people never go to lectures at all.
Stephen Butler Leacock
Jean Paul Sartre says in No Exit that hell is other people. Well, our task in life is to make it heaven. Or at least earth.
Alan Alda, GQ, Summer, 1980
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
Violence is the way stupid people try to level the playing field.
John Gregory Dunne, Nothing Lost
Chess is a foolish expedient for making idle people believe they are doing something very clever when they are only wasting their time.
George Bernard Shaw
The individual choice of garnishment of a burger can be an important point to the consumer in this day when individualism is an increasingly important thing to people.
Donald N. Smith, president of Burger King
I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is; I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat.
Rebecca West
A low voter turnout is an indication of fewer people going to the polls.
Dan Quayle
Atheism leaves a man to sense, to philosophy, to natural piety, to laws, to reputation, all which may be guides to an outward moral virtue, though religion were not but superstition dismounts all these, and erects an absolute monarchy in the minds of men... the master of superstition is the people and arguments are fitted to practice, in a reverse order.
Francis Bacon
People everywhere confuse what they read in newspapers with news.
A. J. Liebling
Our deeds disguise us. People need endless time to try on their deeds, until each knows the proper deeds for him to do. But every day, every hour, rushes by. There is no time.
Haniel Long
Boys are capital fellows in their own way, among their mates but they are unwholesome companions for grown people.
Charles Lam
Many people hear voices when no - One is there. Some of them are called mad and are shut up on rooms where they stare at the walls all day. Others are called writers and they do pretty much the same thing.
Meg Chittenden
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
Frank Herbert
If people did not sometimes do silly things, nothing intelligent would ever get done.
Wittgenstein
For certain people after fifty, litigation takes the place of sex.
Gore Vidal
It never ceases to amaze me: we all love ourselves more than other people, but care more about their opinions than our own.
Marcus Aurelius, Meditations
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
Dale Carnegie
Some people are so fond of ill - Luck that they run half - way to meet it.
Douglas Gerald
Too bad all the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxi cabs and cutting hair.
George Burns
Most people dread finding out when they come to die that they have never really lived.
Henry David Thoreau
A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Douglas Adams, "Mostly Harmless".
Politicians are people who, when they see light at the end of the tunnel, they go out and buy more tunnel.
John Quinton
The people people have for friends You common sense appall But the people people marry Are the queerest folk of all.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Many politicians lay it down as a self - Evident proposition, that no people ought to be free till they are fit to use their freedom. The maxim is worthy of the fool in the old story, who resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim.
Lord Macaulay
With most people unbelief in one thing is founded upon blind belief in another.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg