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Some people have told me they don't think a fat penguin really embodies the grace of Linux, which just tells me they have never seen a angry penguin charging at them in excess of 100mph. They'd be a lot more careful about what they say if they had.
– Linus Torvalds
Some people imagine that nuclear war will mean instant and painless death. But for millions this will not be the case. The accounts of the injured at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and of the doctors who tried to tend them, witness to the horrors and torments which would be magnified thousands of times over in the kinds of attack we analyse here. . .
– Stan Openshaw - Doomsday
Some people just don't seem to realize, when they're moaning about not getting prayers answered, that no is the answer.
– Nelia Gardner White
Some people like my advice so much that they frame it upon the wall instead of using it.
– Gordon R. Dickson
Some people lose all respect for the lion unless he devours them instantly. There is no pleasing some people.
– Will Cuppy
Some people lose their health getting wealth and then lose their wealth gaining health.
– Author Unknown
Some people make headlines while others make history.
– Philip Elmer-DeWitt
Some people mention the mistakes of others not to learn from them, but to claim they are perfect.
– Foodi S. M.
Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead.
– Charles Bukowski, From "Betting on the Muse"
Some people never say the words 'I love you' It's not their style to be so bold. Some people never say those words 'I love you' But, like a child, they're longing to be told.
– Paul Simon
Some people obtain fame, others deserve it.
– Doris Lessing
Some people pay a compliment as if they expected a receipt.
– Kim Hubbard
Some people say it is better to appear foolish than open your mouth and remove all doubt. I say if it is already thought then you have nothing to lose.
– Dane Helmers
Some people say that cats are sneaky, evil, and cruel. True, and they have many other fine qualities as well.
– Missy Dizick
Some people say that you should fight fire with fire but I say you should fight fire with water.
– Tom Zegan
Some people see things that are and ask, Why Some people dream of things that never were and ask, Why not Some people have to go to work and don't have time for all that ...
– George
Some people seem as if they can never have been children, and others seem as if they could never be anything else.
– George Dennison Prentice
Some people succeed because they are destined to, but most people succeed because they are determined to.
– Unknown
Some people surrender their freedom willingly but others are forced to surrender it. Imprisonment begins with birth. Society, parents they refuse to allow you to keep the freedom you were born with. There are subtle ways to punish a person for daring to feel. You see that everyone around you has destroyed his true feeling nature. You imitate what you see.
– Jim Morrison
Some people take more care to hide their wisdom than their folly.
– Jonathan Swift
Some people talk because they think sound is more manageable than silence.
– Margaret Halsey
Some people talk in their sleep. Lecturers talk while other people sleep.
– Albert Camus
Some people teach you to love, others teach you to live but the good ones teach you both.
– Vikrant Parsai
Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I don't like that attitude. I can assure them it is much more serious than that.
– Bill Shankly
Some people think only intellect counts knowing how to solve problems, knowing how to get by, knowing how to identify an advantage and seize it. But the functions of intellect are insufficient without courage, love, friendship, compassion and empathy.
– Dean Koontz

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