People Quotes

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Interestingly, according to modern astronomers, space is finite. This is a very comforting thought - - Particularly for people who can never remember where they have left things.
Woody Allen
Those disputing, contradicting, and confuting people are generally unfortunate in their affairs. They get victory, sometimes, but they never get good will, which would be of more use to them.
Benjamin Franklin
It is impossible to mentally or socially enslave a Bible reading People.
Horace Greeley
Autobiography is an unrivalled vehicle for telling the truth about other people.
Philip Guedalla

No one ever promised that the fastest horse in the race was the easiest one to ride. on managing talented people.
Eric J. Joiner, Jr.
There was a definite process by which one made people into friends, and it involved talking to them and listening to them for hours at a time.
Rebecca West
We pass the word around; we ponder how the case is put by different people, we read the poetry; we meditate over the literature; we play the music; we change our minds; we reach an understanding. Society evolves this way, not by shouting each other down, but by the unique capacity of unique, individual human beings to comprehend each other.
Lewis Thomas, The Medusa and the Snail (1979)
People come up to me and say, Emo, do people really come up to you?
Emo Phillips
Things turn out best for the people who make the best out of the way things turn out.
Art Linklette
People who like this sort of thing will find this the sort of thing they like.
Abraham Lincoln, in a book review
Santa Claus has the right idea; visit people once a year.
Victor Borge
I think in one of my previous lives I was a mighty king, because I like people to do what I say.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
Jean Jacques Rousseau
The people who think Tiny Tim is strange are the same ones who think it odd that I drive without pants.
Child Age 15
They were going to die. They knew it, and their last words were I love you. Even in great pain, their last words were of love... People who could have saved themselves and they ran back in to save others instead. If humanity is capable of that, how can I lose hope in humanity?
Elie Wiesel, Chicago Sun - Times, November 5, 2001
My friends, your people have both intellect and heart; you use these to consider in what way you can do the best to live.
Spotted Tail (Sioux Indian)
It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money.
Albert Camus
If people never did silly things, nothing intelligent would ever get done.
Ludwig Wittgenstein
When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen.
Ernest Hemingway
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
Marcus Aelius Aurelius
You can get everything in life you want if you help enough other people get what they want.
Zig Ziglar, See you at the Top
When dealing with people, let us remember we are not dealing with creatures of logic. We are dealing with creatures of emotion, creatures bustling with prejudices and motivated by pride and vanity.
Dale Carnegie
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
No people do so much harm as those who go about doing good.
Mandell Creighton
A revolution of government is the strongest proof that can be given by a people of their virtue and good sense.
John Adams, (Diary, 1786)
The world is filled with violence. Because criminals carry guns, we decent law - Abiding citizens should also have guns. Otherwise they will win and the decent people will lose.
James Earl Jones
A people without history is like wind on the buffalo grass. Sioux.
American Indian Prove
It? s a wonder I haven? t abandoned all my ideals, they seem so absurd and impractical. Yet I cling to them because I still believe, in spite of everything, that people are truly good at heart.
Anne Frank, Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl, July 15, 1944
Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.
Mark Twain
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do, and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
George S. Patton
Crimes of which a people is ashamed constitute its real history. The same is true of man.
Jean Genet
Often it is the most deserving people who cannot help loving those who destroy them.
Hermann Hesse
Wit is so shining a quality that everybody admires it; most people aim at it, all people fear it, and few love it unless in themselves.
Lord Chesterfield, letter to his godson, December 18, 1765
Saying we should keep the two - Party political system simply because it is working is like saying the Titanic voyage was a success because a few people survived on life rafts.
Eugene McCarthy
And all people live, Not by reason of any care they have for themselves, But by the love for them that is in other people.
Leo Tolstoy
Many people weigh the guilt they will feel against the pleasure of the forbidden action they want to take.
Peter McWilliams, Life 101
What the people want is very simple. They want an America as good as its promise.
Barbara Charline Jordan
The genius of the American system is that we have created extraordinary results from plain old ordinary people.
Phil Gramm