Quotes about People


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

Inanimate objects are harmless indeed [...]. But one cannot always say the same of the men who use them.

Cassandra Clare

Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.

Harvey Mackay

Most people don`t know what they`re doing, and a lot of them are really good at it.

George Carlin

Some people are just born human. The rest of us, we take a lifetime to get there.

Chuck Palahniuk


If a man talks about all women, it usually means he was burned by one woman.

Coco Chanel

The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.

Joseph Conrad


People don`t change who they are. They only change what they do with it.

Maggie Stiefvater

Enemies strengthen you. Allies weaken.

Frank Herbert


What is the difference between a man and a parasite? A man builds, a parasite asks `Where`s my share?` A man creates, a parasite says `What will the neighbors think?` A man invents, a parasite says `Watch out, or you might tread on the toes of God..."


Every person is a book with thousands of pages and on each lies an irreparable truth.

Assassin`s Creed

Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.

Paulo Coelho

We never know which lives we influence, or when, or why. Not until the future eats the present, anyway. We know when it`s too late.

Stephen King


There are people, who the more you do for them, the less they will do for themselves.

Jane Austen


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