Found 474 quotes starting with PE:

People may doubt what you say, but they will believe what you do.
– Lewis CassRate it:
People may flatter themselves just as much by thinking that their faults are always present to other people's minds, as if they believe that the world is always contemplating their individual charms and virtues.
– Elizabeth GaskellRate it:
People may or may not say what they mean... but they always say something designed to get what they want.
– David MametRate it:
People may say what they like about the decay of Christianity the religious system that produced green Chartreuse can never really die.
– SakiRate it:
People might not get all they work for in this world, but they must certainly work for all they get.
– Frederick DouglasRate it:
People move forward into the future out of the way they comprehend the past. When we don't understand something in our past, we are therefore crippled.
– Norman MailerRate it:
People need loving the most when they deserve it the least.
– John HarriganRate it:
People need religion. It's a vehicle for a moral tradition. A crucial role. Nothing can take its place.
– Irving KristolRate it:
People never lie so much as after a hunt, during a war or before an election.
– Prince OttoRate it:
People nowadays like to be together not in the old-fashioned way of, say, mingling on the piazza of an Italian Renaissance city, but, instead, huddled together in traffic jams, bus queues, on escalators and so on. It's a new kind of togetherness which may seem totally alien, but it's the togetherness of modern technology.
– J. G. BallardRate it:
People of faith care how Scripture is read and interpreted because, like faith itself, Scripture is a gift given to the care of the Church for our salvation. God gives us these gifts because he wills us to be saved.
– Francis Cardinal George, OMIRate it:
People of great thoughts can become people of great deeds.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
People of humor are always in some degree people of genius.
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
– George Herbert AllenRate it:
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 MandevilleRate it:
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 SmithRate it:
People often extending their support to a person forms a comprehensive report about his or her level of mind power through their weighted arithmetic mean brain size as who he or she is-Wise Or Otherwise.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.
– AesopRate it:
People often just want to look at me or touch me - some even want to kiss me.
– Elaine DavidsonRate it:
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 SingerRate it:
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 SzaszRate it:
People only see what they are prepared to see.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
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 ildanRate it:
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 DiderotRate it:
People rarely discuss the things that trouble them most.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:

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