People Quotes

John kenneth galbraith - washington is a place where people praise courage...
Most people live ninety percent in the past, seven percent in the present, and that only leaves three percent for the future.
John Steinbeck, The Winter of our Discontent

Young people are in a condition like permanent intoxication, because youth is sweet and they are growing.
Aristotle
Marchioness townsend - never tell a man you can read him through and...
We rarely think people have good sense unless they agree with us.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld, Maximes (1678)
You know what I say to people when I hear they? re writing an anti - war book?? I say, why don? t you write an anti - Glacier book instead? What he meant, of course, was that there would always be wars, that they were as easy to stop as glaciers. I believe that, too.
Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughter - House 5

Would that the Roman people had a single neck to cut off their head.
Caligula
Liberty cannot be preserved without a general knowledge among the people.
John Adams
Fred allen - a conference is a gathering of important people...
The best way to inspire people to superior performance is to convince them by everything you do and by your everyday attitude that you are wholeheartedly supporting them.
Harold S. Geneen
Lee Not being able to speak is not the same as not speaking. You seem as if you like to talk. I like to let people talk who like to talk. It makes it easier to find out how full of shit they are.
Rush Hou
Most history is a record of triumphs, disasters, and follies of top people. The black hole in it is the way of life of mute, inglorious men and women who made no nuisance of themselves in the world.
Philip Howard
Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.
John Wooden
Inhabitants of underdeveloped nations and victims of natural disasters are the only people who have ever been happy to see soybeans.
Fran Leibowitz, Metropolitan Life
People who comprehend a thing to its very depths rarely stay faithful to it forever. For they have brought its depths into the light of day: and in the depths there is always much that is unpleasant to see.
Friedrich Nietzsche, Human, All Too Human
Some people imagine that nuclear war will mean instant and painless death. But for millions this will not be the case. The accounts of the injured at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and of the doctors who tried to tend them, witness to the horrors and torments which would be magnified thousands of times over in the kinds of attack we analyse here...
Stan Openshaw - Doomsday
Some people have so much respect for their superiors they have none left for themselves.
Peter McArthu
Proud people breed sad sorrows for themselves.
Emily Bronte, Wuthering Heights Chapter 7
My doctor told me to stop having intimate dinners for four. Unless there are three other people.
Orson Welles
Listening is a magnetic and strange thing, a creative force. When we really listen to people there is an alternating current, and this recharges us so that we never get tired of each other. We are constantly being re - Created.
Brenda Ueland
I am a kind of paranoiac in reverse. I suspect people of plotting to make me happy.
J. D. Salinge
More people out of work leads to higher unemployment. `
Calvin Coolidge
Certain people in the United States are driving nails into this structure of our relationship, then cutting off the heads. So the Soviets must use their teeth to pull them out.
Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev
George Bush has raised taxes on the people driving pickup trucks and lowered taxes on the people riding in limousines. We can do better.
Bill Clinton, Democratic National Convention, July 16, 1992
The big majority of Americans, who are comparatively well off, have developed an ability to have enclaves of people living in the greatest misery without almost noticing them.
Gunnar Myrdal
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
What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things.
Unknown
An idealist is a person who helps other people to be prosperous.
Henry Ford
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
Proverbs 29: 18
I want to do something different, really different, and if it alienates people that is too bad.
Kurt Cobain
You have to lead people gently toward what they already know is right.
Philip Crosby, Reflections on Quality
Some people like my advice so much that they frame it upon the wall instead of using it.
Gordon R. Dickson
It is to be remarked that a good many people are born curiously unfitted for the fate waiting them on this earth.
Joseph Conrad
If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal. Not to people or things.
Albert Einstein
Anthropologists are a connecting link between poets and scientists though their field - work among primitive peoples has often made them forget the language of science.
Robert Graves
To make the right choices in life, you have to get in touch with your soul. To do this, you need to experience solitude, which most people are afraid of, because in the silence you hear the truth and know the solutions.
Deepak Chopra
When the people of the world all know beauty as beauty, There arises the recognition of ugliness. When they all know the good as good, There arises the recognition of evil.
Lao Tzu
I believe there are more instances of the abridgement of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations.
James Madison
When you are feeling depreciated, angry and drained, it is a sign that other people are not open to your energy.
Sanaya Roman
In an era of global abundance, our world has the resources to reduce dramatically the massive divides that persist between rich and poor, if only those resources can be unleashed in the service of all peoples.
Kofi Annan, In his "In Larger Freedom" report to the United Nations General Assembly