category-People Quotes

People on horses look better than they are. People in cars look worse than they are.

Marya Mannes

Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.

Ernest Hemingway

Everyone tries to define this thing called Character. It's not hard. Character is doing what's right when nobody's looking Most people say that is it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is character.

Albert Einstein

People who say they sleep like a baby usually don't have one.

Leo J. Burke

In the great mass of our people there are plenty individuals of intelligence from among whom leadership can be recruited.

Herbert Clark Hoover

Canadians, like their historians, have spent too much time remembering conflicts, crises, and failures. They forgot the great, quiet continuity of life in a vast and generous land. A cautious people learns from its past; a sensible people can face its future. Canadians, on the whole, are both.

Desmond Morton

If you want anything done well, do it yourself. This is why most people laugh at their own jokes.

Bob Edwards

The angry people are those people who are most afraid.

Dr. Robert Anthony

Even in our country, in Russia, which did more than any to combat fascism, for the victory of fascism, which did most to save the Jewish people, even in our country we sometimes unfortunately see manifestations of this problem and I, too, am ashamed of that

Vladimir Putin

Writers are not just people who sit down and write. They hazard themselves. Every time you compose a book your composition of yourself is at stake.

E. L. Doctorow

There is nothing more galling to angry people than the coolness of those on whom they wish to vent their spleen.

Alexandre Dumas

Every writer since the beginning of time, just like other people, has been afflicted by what [a] friend of mine calls "the fleas of life"-you know, colds, hangovers, bills, sprained ankles and little nuisances of one sort or another.

William Styron

One mustn't criticize other people on grounds where he can't stand perpendicular himself

Mark Twain

Guilty consciences always make people cowards.

Bidpai

Onions make me sad, a lot of people don't realize that. When I'm cutting onions, I'm sad. Because the plight of onions, it's sad. But people don't realize I'm actually crying - they think I'm just reacting.

Mitch Hedberg

I have a respect for manners as such, they are a way of dealing with people you don't agree with or like

Margaret Mead

All through history it's the nations that have given most to generals and the least to the people that have been the first to fall

Harry S Truman

The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people.

Martin Luther King Jr

But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression

John Locke

Economic growth without social progress lets the great majority of people remain in poverty, while a privileged few reap the benefits of rising abundance.

John F. Kennedy

Sex is a natural function. You can't make it happen, but you can teach people to let it happen.

Dr. William H. Masters

A man that is well ordered in his soul needeth little the unkind demeanor of worldly people nor yet their proud behavior.

Thomas a Kempis

One ceases to be lonely only in recollection; perhaps that is why people read history.

John Andrew Rice

People are trapped in history, and history is trapped in them.

James Baldwin
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