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People of substance may sin without being exposed for their stolen pleasure; but servants and the poorer sort of women have seldom an opportunity of concealing a big belly, or at least the consequences of it.
– Bernard Mandeville
People of the same trade seldom meet together, even for merriment and diversion, but the conversation ends in a conspiracy against the public, or in some contrivance to raise prices.
– Adam Smith
People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.
– Aesop
People often just want to look at me or touch me - some even want to kiss me.
– Elaine Davidson
People often say that humans have always eaten animals, as if this is a justification for continuing the practice. According to this logic, we should not try to prevent people from murdering other people, since this has also been done since the earliest of times.
– Isaac Bashevis Singer
People often say that this or that person has not yet found himself. But the self is not something one finds, it is something one creates.
– Thomas Szasz
People only see what they are prepared to see.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
People or philosophers keep saying that our fundamental objective in life is to be happy! This is wrong! Our fundamental objective in life is to exist, either happy or unhappy!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
People praise virtue, but they hate it, they run away from it. It freezes you to death, and in this world you've got to keep your feet warm.
– Denis Diderot
People rarely discuss the things that trouble them most.
– Vikrant Parsai
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
– Dale Carnegie, How To Win Friends and Influence People
People react to fear, not love- they don't teach that in Sunday School, but it's true.
– Leonardo DaVinci
People say I've had brushes with the law. That's not true. I've had brushes with overzealous prosecutors.
– Mark Duffy
People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading.
– Logan Pearsall Smith
People say they are alone. But at who do they say that ? (Les gens disent qu'ils sont seuls. Mais à qui le disent-ils ?)
– Charles de LEUSSE
People say they love truth, but in reality they want to believe that which they love is true.
– Robert J. Ringer
People say “I love you” on the mouth by kisses that touch it. (On écrit « je t’aime » sur bouche - Par les bisous qui la touchent.)
– Charles de LEUSSE
People see God every day; they just don't recognize Him.
– Pearl Bailey
People see themselves as the center of the universe and judge everything as it relates to them.
– Peace Pilgrim
People see what you are before they hear what you are.
– Vikrant Parsai
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
People seem to enjoy things more when they know a lot of other people have been left out of the pleasure.
– Russell Baker
People seldom become famous for what they say until after they are famous for what they've done.
– Cullen Hightower
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
– Bob Dylan
People seldom improve when they have no other model, but themselves to copy after.
– Oliver Goldsmith

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