A sense of humor is part of the art of leadership, of getting along with people, of getting things done
There are people in our lives who are like angels to us...
A classic is a book which people praise and don't read.
People don't change. Only their costumes do.
It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.
It's absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.
People die when curiosity goes
Education does not mean teaching people to know what they do not know; it means teaching them to behave as they do not behave.
Sometimes, people use age as a convenient excuse.
Other people, though, go on to acheive their greatest accomplishments in life in later years.
Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are.
I don't believe in circumstances.
The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them."
The greatest gift is to give people your enlightenment, to share it. It has to be the greatest.
Some people never have anything except ideals.
The job of the poet is to render the world - to see it and report it without loss, without perversion. No poet ever talks about feelings. Only sentimental people do.
People who throw kisses are mighty hopelessly lazy.
Some people drink deeply from the fountain of knowledge. Others just gargle.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
You only have power over people so long as you don't take everything away from them. But when you've robbed a man of everything, he's no longer in your power - he's free again.
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any
To many people virtue consists chiefly in repenting faults, not in avoiding them.
Virtue is praised, but hated. People run from it, for it is ice-cold and in this world you have to keep your feet warm.
Diplomacy - The art of letting other people achieve your ends
You lose a lot of time, hating people.
I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone... they will be forced to deal with pain.
I have found out there ain't no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them