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People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them.
– George Bernard Shaw
People are always ready to admit a man's ability after he gets there.
– Bob Robert Alan Edwards
People are changed, not by coercion or intimidation, but by example.
– Author Unknown
People are constantly clamoring for the joy of life. As for me, I find the joy of life in the hard and cruel battle of life -- to learn something is a joy to me.
– August Strindberg
People are difficult to govern because they have too much knowledge.
– Lao Tzu
People are far more sincere and good-humored at speeding their parting guests than on meeting them.
– Anton Chekhov
People are fed up with the various camps, they want to unite.
– Naftali Bennett
People are getting smarter nowadays; they are letting lawyers, instead of their conscience, be their guide.
– Will Rogers
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
– Abraham Lincoln
People are known by the way they walk, talk and balk.
– Vikrant Parsai
People are like pepper, you don’t know them until you have ground them.
– Vikrant Parsai
People are like shadows: if you follow them, they run away from you; if you run away from them, they follow you.
– Abderrahman Hassi
People are like stained glass windows they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light within.
– Elizabeth Kubler-Ross
People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in, their true beauty is only seen if there is a light within.
– Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beuty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
– Elizabeth Kubler-Ross
People are like trees and if they have no branches or leaves, they accuse the sun of partiality instead of blaming themselves.
– Vikrant Parsai
People are like trees, the leaves are many but the root is one and remember only a good foundation guarantees success and longevity.
– Vikrant Parsai
People are more easily led than driven.
– David Harold Fink
People are more violently opposed to fur than leather because it's safer to harass rich women than motorcycle gangs.
– Unknown
People are ready to take the good things into their minds! Give them good and right ideas; they will immediately take them as if they are taking beautiful flowers!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
People are ridiculous only when they try or seem to be that which what they are not.
– Giacomo Leopardi
People are simply incapable of prolonged, sustained goodness.
– Andrew Schneider
People are sometimes not ready to accept what they are able to do something or not.
– Vikrant Parsai
People are the common denominator of progress. So... no improvement is possible with unimproved people, and advance is certain when people are liberated and educated. It would be wrong to dismiss the importance of roads, railroads, power plants, mills, and the other familiar furniture of economic development.... But we are coming to realize... that there is a certain sterility in economic monuments that stand alone in a sea of illiteracy. Conquest of illiteracy comes first.
– John Kenneth Galbraith, The Affluent Society (1958)
People are unreasonable, illogical, and self-centered. Love them anyway.
– Mother Theresa

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