Quotations About / On:
The people's government, made for the people, made by the people, and answerable to the people.
(Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. lawyer, statesman. speech, Jan. 26, 1830, U.S. Senate. Second speech on Foote's Resolution, vol. 6, The Writings and Speeches of Daniel Webster (1903).)
people became people through people
(man became successful fellow by one person)
Great people talk about ideas, average people talk about things, and small people talk about wine.
(Fran Lebowitz (b. 1950), U.S. humorist. Social Studies, ch. 1 (1981).)
Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
(Oscar Wilde (1854-1900), Anglo-Irish playwright, author. first published in The Fortnightly Review (Feb. 1891). The Soul of Man Under Socialism (1895).)
People Ignore, People Hurt, People Confuse. But, Nature Talks, Nature Heals, Nature Answers.
(hurt, people, nature.)
“Some people like what you do, some people hate what you do, but most people simply don’t give a damn.”
(― Charles Bukowski)
“Ive learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
Don't matter how much money you got, there's only two kinds of people: there's saved people and there's lost people.
(Bob Dylan [Robert Allen Zimmerman] (b. 1941), U.S. singer, songwriter. Quoted in "Saved: Bob Dylan's Conversion to Christianity," Wanted Man, ed. John Bauldie (1990).
On stage, Nov. 26, 1979, in Tempe, Arizona.)
I have only got down on to paper, really, three types of people: the person I think I am, the people who irritate me, and the people I'd like to be.
(E.M. (Edward Morgan) Forster (1879-1970), British novelist, essayist. Address to PEN Club Congress. Quoted in Huw Weldon, Monitor (1962).)
Most rock journalism is people who can't write, interviewing people who can't talk, for people who can't read.
(Frank Zappa (1940-1994), U.S. rock musician. Chicago Tribune (Jan. 18, 1978).)