For quotes on people, take a look at the next section for interesting quotations. Read the following famous public quotations and sayings and enjoy.

People Quotes

People around us inspire, irritate, cheer us or make us melancholic. But the important thing that stays constant is that people leave a mark on our lives - a few stay and give us company in the journey called life and a few leave us. Some say that only when people leave do we realize their value, but there are those who say that only when we learn to deal with the fact that the person who mattered so much to us has finally left us, that we emerge stronger and wiser. Read the following quotes on people and find out more.

Next to doing the right thing, the most important thing is to let people know you are doing the right thing.

- John D. Rockefeller

Man lives freely only by his readiness to die.

- Mahatma Gandhi

He who loves the more is the inferior and must suffer.

- Thomas Mann

Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.

- Jonathan Swift

Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.

- Gulliver's Travels , Jonathan Swift

The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.

- William James

As long as you hate, there will be people to hate.

- George Harrison

Everybody has a heart. Except some people.

- Bette Davis

I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they might have an unlimited power for doing good.

- Socrates

A lot of people are afraid of heights. Not me, I'm afraid of width.

- Steven Wright

Not everybody trusts paintings but people believe photographs.

- Ansel Adams

There are always two people in every picture: the photographer and the viewer.

- Ansel Adams

Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

I used to tell my husband that, if he could make me 'understand' something, it would be clear to all the other people in the country.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

It isn't enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it. One must work at it.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterward.

- Jean Paul

I could never have imagined that firing 67 people on national television would actually make me more popular, especially with the younger generation.

- Donald Trump

In the end, you're measured not by how much you undertake but by what you finally accomplish.

- Donald Trump

A celebrity is one who is known to many persons he is glad he doesn't know.

- H. L. Mencken

One of the key problems today is that politics is such a disgrace, good people don't go into government.

- Donald Trump

What separates the winners from the losers is how a person reacts to each new twist of fate.

- Donald Trump

Love is often nothing but a favorable exchange between two people who get the most of what they can expect, considering their value on the personality market.

- Erich Fromm

America is a model of force and freedom and moderation - with all the coarseness and rudeness of its people.

- Lord Byron

No good friends, no bad friends; only people you want, need to be with. People who build their houses in your heart.

- It , Stephen King

Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.

- Erich Fromm

Only the person who has faith in himself is able to be faithful to others.

- Erich Fromm

Selfish persons are incapable of loving others, but they are not capable of loving themselves either.

- Erich Fromm

In your hands or that of any other person, so much power would, no doubt, be dangerous. I am the only man in the world whom it would be safe to trust with it. Remember, I am a prophet.

- Joseph Smith, Jr.

I saw the devastation and I wanted to help. People need to know that ... we are here for them. They need words of encouragement and to know that everything is going to be OK.

- John Williams

A great thing can only be done by a great person; and they do it without effort.

- John Ruskin

In order that people may be happy in their work, these three things are needed: They must be fit for it. They must not do too much of it. And they must have a sense of success in it

- John Ruskin

Every great person is always being helped by everybody; for their gift is to get good out of all things and all persons.

- John Ruskin

Education is the leading of human souls to what is best, and making what is best out of them.

- John Ruskin

Doing is the great thing, for if people resolutely do what is right, they come in time to like doing it.

- John Ruskin

Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.

- Karl Marx

Social topics may hit too close to home for people, but then again, if you pull a heartstring, then that's what country music is. It's not just songs about getting drunk and leaving your girl.

- Kenny Chesney

As a body everyone is single, as a soul never.

- Herman Hesse

A lot of people don't want to make their own decisions. They're too scared. It's much easier to be told what to do.

- Marilyn Manson

If a person loves only one other person, and is indifferent to his fellow men, his love is not love but a symbiotic attachment, or an enlarged egotism.

- Erich Fromm

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