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The denunciation of the young is a necessary part of the hygiene of older people, and greatly assists the circulation of their blood.

Logan Pearsall Smith

Idleness is an inlet to disorder, and makes way for licentiousness. People who have nothing to do are quickly tired of their own company.

Jeremy Collier

People need trouble -- a little frustration to sharpen the spirit on, toughen it. Artists do; I don't mean you need to live in a rat hole or gutter, but you have to learn fortitude, endurance. Only vegetables are happy.

William Faulkner

If only the people who worry about their liabilities would think about the riches they do possess, they would stop worrying.

Dale Carnegie

Some people carry their hearts in their heads; very many carry their heads in their hearts. The difficulty is to keep them apart, yet both actively working together.

Augustus Hare

I have no regrets. I wouldn't have lived my life the way I did if I was going to worry about what people were going to say

Ingrid Bergman

A major advantage of age is learning to accept people without passing judgment.

Liz Carpenter

People are never more insecure than when they become obsessed with their fears at the expense of their dreams.

Norman Cousins

Anyone who proposes to do good must not expect people to roll stones out of his way, but must accept his lot calmly if they even roll a few more upon it.

Albert Schweitzer

We like so much to hear people talk of us and of our motives, that we are charmed even when they abuse us.

Marie de Sevigne

People who treat other people as less than human must not be surprised when the bread they have cast on the waters comes floating back to them, poisoned.

James Baldwin

You probably wouldn't worry about what people think of you if you could know how s

Olin Miller

There are people who are always anticipating trouble, and in this way they manage to enjoy many sorrows that never really happen to them

Josh Billings

Is it to be thought unreasonable that the people, in atonement for wrongs of a century, demand the vengeance of a single day?

Maximilien Robespierre

Never bear more than one kind of trouble at a time. Some people bear three - all they have had, all they have now, and all they expect to have

Edward Everett Hale
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