People Quotes

I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It makes me far too conceited.

Oscar Wilde

Most people say that is it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is character.

Albert Einstein

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

George Bernard Shaw

It is a curious fact that people are never so trivial as when they take themselves seriously.

Oscar Wilde

To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children...to leave the world a better place...to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Most people fail in life because they major in minor things.

Anthony Robbins

The world is a dangerous place. Not because of the people who are evil; but because of the people who don't do anything about it.

Albert Einstein

People don’t want their lives fixed. Nobody wants their problems solved. Their dramas. Their distractions. Their stories resolved. Their messes cleaned up. Because what would they have left? Just the big scary unknown.

Chuck Palahniuk

The conventional definition of management is getting work done through people, but real management is developing people through work.

Agha Hasan Abedi

If you look for the bad in people expecting to find it, you surely will.

Abraham Lincoln

"Ah." The Blue Man nodded. "Well people often belittle the place where they were born. But heaven can be found in the most unlikely corners. And heaven itself has many steps. This, for me, is the second. And for you the first."

Albom, Mitch

It was no wonder that people were so horrible when they started life as children.

Sir Kingsley William Amis

We must as second best, as people say, take the least of the evils.

Aristotle

What goes on when people overfetishize safety is that they're relapsing into that old frame of mind that what we're doing is BAD.

Laura Antoniou

People will forget what you said People will forget what you did But people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya Angelou

It seems to me, that if people only knew how hard it was for me to endure life, they would find it easier to forgive me for all the wrong things Ive done and all the good things that I have failed to do. And they would still find a little compassion within them to pity me.

Ivo Andric

Never will be salvaged the people who win the consent of the creature, at the cost of the dissatisfaction of the creator.

Husayn ibn Al

Of course, I also encountered hostile reactions in campaigning. People called me names, even spat at me; I received more threats. The most remarkable people, to me, were those who apparently approved of everything I said but nonetheless wouldn't dream of voting for the Liberal Party. It reminded me of Somalia: they wouldn't vote outside their clan.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

You handle animals. You deal with people.

Arnold

There is to some men a great Lechery in Lying, and imposing on the understandings of beleeving people.

John Aubrey

The people who remained victorious were less like conquerors than conquered.

St. Augustine of Hippo

There comes a day when people begin to say, 'Why doesn't that old duffer retire?' I want to get out while they're still saying Astaire is a hell of a dancer.

Fred Astaire

There are very few people on top of life, and the rest of us don't like them very much.

Alan Ayckbourn

When the people are being beaten with a stick, they are not much happier if it is called "the People's Stick."

Mikhail Alexandrovich Bakunin

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Updated On : March 13, 2014
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