People Quotes

Welcome to Typical People Quotes, the utmost resource for motivating as well as thought-provoking quotes from everyday people. Below you will certainly discover a collection of quotes from people from all walks of life, from around the globe. Whether you're trying to find a quote to motivate you, to make you laugh, or to make you assume, you'll find it here. So have a look around, and also discover the excellent quote to brighten your day.
Small: A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: w
Lao Tzu
"A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves"
Lao Tzu, Author
Small: Buildings should serve people, not the other way around
John Portman
"Buildings should serve people, not the other way around"
John Portman, Architect
Small: Ambition is not a vice of little people
Michel de Montaigne
"Ambition is not a vice of little people"
Michel de Montaigne, Philosopher
Small: Borders? I have never seen one. But I have heard they exist in the minds of some people
Thor Heyerdahl
"Borders? I have never seen one. But I have heard they exist in the minds of some people"
Thor Heyerdahl, Explorer
Small: You cant get rid of poverty by giving people money
P. J. O'Rourke
"You can't get rid of poverty by giving people money"
P. J. O'Rourke, Journalist
Small: The Oscar changed everything. Better salary, working with better people, better projects, more exposure, less
Kathy Bates
"The Oscar changed everything. Better salary, working with better people, better projects, more exposure, less privacy"
Kathy Bates, Actress
Small: A company is only as good as the people it keeps
Mary Kay Ash
"A company is only as good as the people it keeps"
Mary Kay Ash, Businesswoman
Small: People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest
George Matthew Adams
"People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest"
George Matthew Adams, Philosopher
Small: The opportunity to create a small world between two pieces of cardboard, where time exists yet stands still, w
Chris Van Allsburg
"The opportunity to create a small world between two pieces of cardboard, where time exists yet stands still, where people talk and I tell them what to say, is exciting and rewarding"
Chris Van Allsburg, Author
Small: People with insufficient personalities are fond of cats. These people adore being ignored
"People with insufficient personalities are fond of cats. These people adore being ignored"
Henry Morgan, Criminal
Small: History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon
Napoleon Bonaparte
"History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon"
Napoleon Bonaparte, Leader
Small: The leader must aim high, see big, judge widely, thus setting himself apart form the ordinary people who debat
Charles de Gaulle
"The leader must aim high, see big, judge widely, thus setting himself apart form the ordinary people who debate in narrow confines"
Charles de Gaulle, Leader
Small: Unless we have a well-educated people, were vulnerable on our national security
"Unless we have a well-educated people, we're vulnerable on our national security"
Mark Hatfield, Politician
Small: Few people have the imagination for reality
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
"Few people have the imagination for reality"
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe, Writer
Small: People think love is an emotion. Love is good sense
Ken Kesey
"People think love is an emotion. Love is good sense"
Ken Kesey, Author
Small: A writer is somebody for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people
"A writer is somebody for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people"
Thomas Mann, Writer
Small: We have our own history, our own language, our own culture. But our destiny is also tied up with the destinies
Mangosuthu Buthelezi
"We have our own history, our own language, our own culture. But our destiny is also tied up with the destinies of other people - history has made us all South Africans"
Mangosuthu Buthelezi, Leader
Small: It is not worth an intelligent mans time to be in the majority. By definition, there are already enough people
G. H. Hardy
"It is not worth an intelligent man's time to be in the majority. By definition, there are already enough people to do that"
G. H. Hardy, Mathematician
Small: What good fortune for governments that the people do not think
Adolf Hitler
"What good fortune for governments that the people do not think"
Adolf Hitler, Criminal
Small: Everybody knows how to raise children, except the people who have them
P. J. O'Rourke
"Everybody knows how to raise children, except the people who have them"
P. J. O'Rourke, Journalist
Small: I weep for the liberty of my country when I see at this early day of its successful experiment that corruption
Andrew Jackson
"I weep for the liberty of my country when I see at this early day of its successful experiment that corruption has been imputed to many members of the House of Representatives, and the rights of the people have been bartered for promises of office"
Andrew Jackson, President
Small: The world is divided into people who do things - and people who get the credit
"The world is divided into people who do things - and people who get the credit"
Dwight Morrow, Businessman
Small: Sarcasm: the last refuge of modest and chaste-souled people when the privacy of their soul is coarsely and int
Fyodor Dostoevsky
"Sarcasm: the last refuge of modest and chaste-souled people when the privacy of their soul is coarsely and intrusively invaded"
Fyodor Dostoevsky, Novelist
Small: Creating the kind of connections between people that lead to collective civic action, political expression, co
Giovanni Morassutti
"Creating the kind of connections between people that lead to collective civic action, political expression, community dialogue, shared cultural experiences"
Giovanni Morassutti, Actor
Small: You probably wouldnt worry about what people think of you if you could know how seldom they do
Olin Miller
"You probably wouldn't worry about what people think of you if you could know how seldom they do"
Olin Miller, Writer
Small: Be yourself is about the worst advice you can give to some people
J.B. Priestley
"Be yourself is about the worst advice you can give to some people"
J.B. Priestley, Writer
Small: First-rate people hire first-rate people second-rate people hire third-rate people
Leo Rosten
"First-rate people hire first-rate people; second-rate people hire third-rate people"
Leo Rosten, Novelist
Small: Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people
Oscar Wilde
"Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
Small: If the present Congress errs in too much talking, how can it be otherwise in a body to which the people send o
Thomas Jefferson
"If the present Congress errs in too much talking, how can it be otherwise in a body to which the people send one hundred and fifty lawyers, whose trade it is to question everything, yield nothing, and talk by the hour?"
Thomas Jefferson, President
Small: The biggest mistake people make in life is not trying to make a living at doing what they most enjoy
"The biggest mistake people make in life is not trying to make a living at doing what they most enjoy"
Malcolm Forbes, Publisher
Small: Its important that people know what you stand for. Its equally important that they know what you wont stand fo
Mary H. Waldrip
"It's important that people know what you stand for. It's equally important that they know what you won't stand for"
Mary H. Waldrip, Editor
Small: By associating with wise people you will become wise yourself
Menander
"By associating with wise people you will become wise yourself"
Menander, Poet
Small: Problems can become opportunities when the right people come together
"Problems can become opportunities when the right people come together"
Robert South, Clergyman
Small: People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth
Plato
"People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die"
Plato, Philosopher
Small: The welfare of the people in particular has always been the alibi of tyrants
Albert Camus
"The welfare of the people in particular has always been the alibi of tyrants"
Albert Camus, Philosopher
Small: Its better to hang out with people better than you. Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours an
Warren Buffett
"It's better to hang out with people better than you. Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours and you'll drift in that direction"
Warren Buffett, Businessman
Small: Success is not greedy, as people think, but insignificant. That is why it satisfies nobody
Seneca the Younger
"Success is not greedy, as people think, but insignificant. That is why it satisfies nobody"
Seneca the Younger, Statesman
Small: Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom which they in
Confucius
"Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom which they inspire"
Confucius, Philosopher
Small: No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion.
Nelson Mandela
"No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite"
Nelson Mandela, Statesman
Small: Im sick of just liking people. I wish to God I could meet somebody I could respect
J.D. Salinger
"I'm sick of just liking people. I wish to God I could meet somebody I could respect"
J.D. Salinger, Novelist
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