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People think it would be fun to be a bird because you could fly. But they forget the negative side, which is the preening.
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
People think that at the end of the day a man is the only answer. Actually, a fulfilling job is better for me.
– Diana, Princess of Wales
People think that at the top there isn't much room. They tend to think of it as an Everest. My message is that there is tons of room at the top.
– Margaret Thatcher
People think we make 3 million and 4 million a year. They don't realize that most of us only make 500,000.
– Pete Incaviglia
People today are still living off the table scraps of the sixties. They are still being passed around -- the music and the ideas.
– Bob Dylan
People travel to wonder at the height of the mountains, at the huge waves of the seas, at the long course of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motion of the stars, and yet they pass by themselves without wondering.
– Saint Augustine
People unfit for freedom - who cannot do much with it - are hungry for power. The desire for freedom is an attribute of a "have" type of self. It says: leave me alone and I shall grow, learn, and realize my capacities. The desire for power is basically an attribute of a "have not" type of self.
– Eric Hoffer
People virtually never get two chances to make a good first impression. It is also a lot harder to reverse a bad first impression than to make a good first impression.
– Abderrahman Hassi
People vote their resentment, not their appreciation. The average man does not vote for anything, but against something.
– William Bennet Munro
People want economy and they will pay any price to get it.
– Lee Iacocca
People want economy and they'll pay almost any price to get it.
– Lee Iacocca
People want to know how much you care before they care how much you know.
– James F. Hind
People want you to be a crazy, out-of-control teen brat. They want you miserable, just like them. They don't want heroes what they want is to see you fall.
– Leonardo DiCaprio
People who are always making allowances for themselves soon go bankrupt.
– Mary Pettibone Poole
People who are in a fortunate position always attribute virtue to what makes them so happy.
– John Kenneth Galbraith
People who are not in love fail to understand how an intelligent man can suffer because of a very ordinary woman. This is like being surprised that anyone should be stricken with cholera because of a creature so insignificant as the comma bacillus.
– Marcel Proust
People who are smart get into Mensa. People who are really smart look around and leave.
– James Randi
People who are too concerned with how well they are doing will be less successful and feel less competent than those who focus on the task itself... Some psychologists call it a conflict between ego-orientation, or between extrinsic and intrinsic motivation... but in all cases, what counts is whether attention is turned away from the task at hand and focused on the self and its future rewards, or whether it is instead trained on the task itself. The latter attitude seems the more fruitful.
– Unknown
People who are tremendously concerned about their identification, their individuality, their self-expression, or their sense of humor, always seem to be missing the very things they pursue.
– Walter Lippmann
People who ask our advice almost never take it. Yet we should never refuse to give it, upon request, for it often helps us to see our own way more clearly.
– Brendan Francis
People who bite the hand that feeds them usually lick the boot that kicks them.
– Eric Hoffer
People who cannot invent and reinvent themselves must be content with borrowed postures, secondhand ideas, fitting in instead of standing out.
– Warren Bennis
People who cannot recognize a palpable absurdity are very much in the way of civilization.
– Agnes Repplier
People who comprehend a thing to its very depths rarely stay faithful to it forever. For they have brought its depths into the light of day: and in the depths there is always much that is unpleasant to see.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, Human, All Too Human
People who count their chickens before they are hatched, act very wisely, because chickens run about so absurdly that it is impossible to count them accurately.
– Oscar Wilde, Letter from Paris, dated May 1900

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