Quotations About / On:
Some people sing into my ears some people sing into my soul
Politicians who want to lead the people must first follow the will of the people,
(Dr. Charles A. Stone)
it is ok to look up to people but never let people look down on you
(Damian Murphy 2014)
The wrong people are like porcupines, the right people are like concubines.
'God has not forsaken the people; the people have forsaken God.'
(Adam M. Snow)
On the Continent people have good food; in England people have good table manners.
(George Mikes (1912-1987), Hungarian-born British humorist. How To Be An Alien, ch. 1, sct. 1 (1946).
Commenting in 1977 on his oft-quoted remark above; "Since then, food in England has improved, table manners have deteriorated. In those days food was hardly ever discussed, it was taboo, like sex." (How To Be Decadent).)
The people, and the people alone, are the motive force in the making of world history.
(Mao Zedong (1893-1976), Chinese founder of the People's Republic of China. "On Coalition Government," vol. 3, April 24, 1945, Selected Works.)
Sometimes one likes foolish people for their folly, better than wise people for their wisdom.
(Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-1865), British novelist. Mr. Gibson, in Wives and Daughters, ch. 54 (1866).)
How unbearable at times are people who are happy, people for whom everything works out.
(Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860-1904), Russian author, playwright. Complete Works and Letters in Thirty Volumes, Works, Notebook I, vol. 17, p. 93, "Nauka" (1980).)
I'm the kind of writer that people think other people are reading.
(V.S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad) Naipaul (b. 1932), Trinidad-born British writer. Radio Times (London, March 24, 1979).)