What is the appropriate behavior for a man or a woman in the midst of this world, where each person is clinging to his piece of debris? What's the proper salutation between people as they pass each other in this flood?
I'm always on the phone because I'm usually not with the people I want to be with.
'Classic.' A book which people praise and don't read.
Few people know how to take a walk. The qualifications are endurance, plain clothes, old shoes, an eye for nature, good humor, vast curiosity, good speech, good silence, and nothing too much.
Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give lustre, and many more people see than weigh.
Successful people ask better questions, and as a result, they get better answers.
As long as you hate, there will be people to hate.
Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one's mistakes.
That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves.
It's interesting, the more successful you become the more people want to give you stuff for nothing.
As long as people believe in absurdities they will continue to commit atrocities.
People need hard times and oppression to develop psychic muscles.
Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike.
I've been around a long time. Maybe the people like me.
When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen.
Deeds make people.
For a warrior, to be inaccessible means that he touches the world around him sparingly. And above all, he deliberately avoids exhausting himselfand others. He doesn't use and squeeze people until they have shriveled to nothing, especially the people he loves.
Life is like dancing. If we have a big floor, many people will dance. Some will get angry when the rhythm changes. But life is changing all the time.
When people are like each other they tend to like each other.
When real people fall down in life, they get right back up and keep walking.
All the people like us are we, and everyone else is They.
People come into your life and people leave it... you just have to trust that life has a road mapped out for you.
Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.
There are people who never experience that, who remain closed until death, from fear of change.
In our leisure we reveal what kind of people we are.