People Quotes

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Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
Albert Camus
You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.
Zig Ziglar, "Secrets of Closing the Sale", 1984
Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life.
Andrew Brown
Democracy is 51% of the people taking away the rights of the other 49%.
Thomas Jefferson

Always treat people with respect and kindness, for they may be selected to be on your jury.
Steve Pershing
I believe it is the nature of people to be heroes, given the chance.
James A. Autry
Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong.
Oscar Wilde
Some of us just go along... until that marvelous day people stop intimidating us - - Or should I say we refuse to let them intimidate us.
Peggy Lee
First make yourself unpopular, then people will take you seriously.
Konrad Adenauer, 1876 - 1967
The best remedy for a bruised heart is not, as so many people seem to think, repose upon a manly bosom. Much more efficacious are honest work, physical activity, and sudden acquisition of wealth.
Dorothy Sayers
Never tell a man you can read him through and through; most people prefer to be thought enigmas.
Marchioness Townsend
People who lose their parents when young are permanently in love with them.
Aharon Appelfeld
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
These people have served a longer sentence than some people who have committed murder. describing the jury in the OJ Simpson murder trial.
Jeff Greenfield
People need loving the most when they deserve it the least.
John Harrigan
There is always something ridiculous about the emotions of people whom one has ceased to love.
Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Grey
I am an invisible man. No, I am not a spook like those who haunted Edgar Allan Poe; nor am I one of your Hollywood - Movie ectoplasms. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.
Ralph Ellison, "The Invisible Man".
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
The real test of friendship is Can you literally do nothing with the other person Can you enjoy together those moments of life that are utterly simple They are the moments people look back on at the end of life and number as their most sacred experiences.
Eugene Kennedy
All for ourselves and nothing for other people seems, in every age of the world, to have been the vile maxim of the masters of mankind.
Adam Smith, The Wealth of Nations, 1776
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
If three people say you are an ass, put on a bridle.
Danish prove
On a plane you can pick up more and better people than on any other public conveyance since the stagecoach.
Anita Loos
The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends.
Shirley MacLaine
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
Asking to meet with Italian businessmen instead of government officials. I want to talk to these people because they stay in power and you change all the time.
Nikita Khrushchev
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
The proposition that the people are the best keepers of their own liberties is not true. They are the worst conceivable, they are no keepers at all; they can neither judge, act, think, or will, as a political body.
John Adams
Just how difficult it is to write biography can be reckoned by anybody who sits down and considers just how many people know they real truth about his or her love affairs.
Rebecca West
We shall have to repent in this generation, not so much for the evil deeds of the wicked people, but for the appalling silence of the good people.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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
When the people find that they can vote themselves money, that will herald the end of the republic. Sell not liberty to purchase power.
Benjamin Franklin
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Byrnes
That the said Constitution shall never be construed to authorize Congress to infringe the just liberty of the press or the rights of conscience or to prevent the people of the United states who are peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms...
Samuel Adams
The only valid censorship of ideas is the right of people not to listen.
Tommy Smothers
There are people whom one loves immediately and forever. Even to know they are alive in the world with one is quite enough.
Nancy Spain
The downside to being better than everyone is that people seem to think you are pretentious.
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My home is not a place, it is people.
Lois McMaster Bujold, "Barrayar", 1991