Quotes about People


In Hell you`d be foolish to count on people displaying high standards of honesty. The same goes for earth.

Chuck Palahniuk


There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.

Henry David Thoreau


Mutability of temper and inconsistency with ourselves is the greatest weakness of human nature.

Joseph Addison


Very few people do anything creative after the age of thirty-five. The reason is that very few people do anything creative before the age of thirty-five.

Joel Hildebrand

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view - until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.

Harper Lee

I think there`s just one kind of folks. Folks.

Harper Lee


All men by nature desire to know.


It's great when people appreciate your work, but I don't know how seriously to take it.

Adrien Brody


[You] could not help being amused every time another little human believed itself the center of its world, as each of us does.

Neil Gaiman

People don`t change, but they can learn to behave differently.

Charlaine Harris

It is the small men and not the great who hold their noses in the air.

Arthur Conan Doyle


It is a mistake, [...] to suppose that the public wants the environment protected or their lives saved and that they will be grateful to any idealist who will fight for such ends. What the public wants is their own individual comfort.

Isaac Asimov


Young people often change their minds because they think they have all the time in the world.

The Countess (movie)

Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labour; but even supposing knowledge to be easily attainable, more people would be content to be ignorant than would take even a little trouble to acquire it.

Samuel Johnson

The public would believe anything - so long as it is not founded on truth.

Edith Sitwell


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