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Quotes with people

 ?? M. H. Abrams
When something startlingly new comes up, young people, especially, seize it. You can't complain about that.
As quoted in "Honored literary scholar M.H. Abrams continues his labors (of love)" in The Cornell Chronicle (June 10, 1999).
Bradbury in 1975 ?? Ray Bradbury
Disbelief is catching. It rubs off on people.
"A Miracle of Rare Device", in Playboy, January 1962
People born to be hanged are safe in water.
Mark Twain's mother as quoted in his Autobiography
Coolidge in 1923 ?? Calvin Coolidge
The chief business of the American people is business.
Speech to the American Society of Newspaper Editors (January 17, 1925).
 ?? Colin Davis
If people are musical and want to play, they will share this thing with you. I don't know why or how it happens.
Talking about the essence of music with writer Helena Matheopoulos, as quoted in his obituary published by The Guardian on 4/14/2013.
Clint Eastwood at the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival ?? Clint Eastwood
I've actually had people come up to me and ask me to autograph their guns.
Reported in Leslie Halliwell, John Walker, Halliwell's Who's Who in the Movies (2003)
Eisenhower in 1959 ?? Dwight D. Eisenhower
A free America can exist as part of a free world, and a free world can continue to exist only as it meets the rightful demands of people for security, progress, and prosperity.
Address at the Gettysburg College Convocation: The Importance of Understanding (April 4, 1959). Speaking about the fight against communism.
Larry Ellison in October 2009. ?? Larry Ellison
I like Tim Cook, I think there are a lot of talented people there, but Steve is irreplaceable.
About Steve Jobs during interview with Charlie Rose on CBS aired on August 13, 2013.
Ford in 1919 ?? Henry Ford
People can have the Model T in any color - so long as it's black.
Remark about Model T made in 1909 according to autobiography. Ford was forced to introduce a choice of colors in 1925.
Gibson in 1956 ?? Althea Gibson
No. I don't consider myself to be a representative of my people. I am thinking of me and nobody else.'
In response to a reporter's question who compared her to Jackie Robinson as an outstanding representative of her race.
 ?? Dan Heath
If you want people to change, you must provide crystal-clear direction.
Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard (2010)
 ?? Kevin Kelly (editor)
People will inhabit places, but increasingly the economy inhabits a space.
New Rules for the New Economy: 10 Radical Strategies for a Connected World (1999)
 ?? Orison Swett Marden
Very few people recognize the hour when laziness begins to set in.
Pushing to the Front or, Success Under Difficulties (1894)
Liza Minnelli as Sally Bowles in 'Cabaret' ?? Liza Minnelli
Some people think reality must be constantly depressing, but I think reality is something you rise above.
Interview with Rona Barrett. Quoted by Emanuel Levy in Vincente Minnelli: Hollywood's Dark Dreamer (2009)
 ?? Gretchen Rubin
One of the best ways to make yourself happy is to make other people happy. One of the best ways to make other people happy is to be happy yourself.
The Happiness Project: Or, Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun
 ?? Bertrand Russell
The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts.
Mortals and Others (1931-35). This is misquoted. The original: "The fundamental cause of the trouble is that in the modern world the stupid are cocksure while the intelligent are full of doubt."
Stevenson in 1961 ?? Adlai Stevenson II
There are worse things than losing an election; the worst thing is to lose one's convictions and not tell the people the truth.
Responding to an assertion that his support for a ban on nuclear testing would probably cost him votes.
Mark Twain, detail of photo by Mathew Brady, February 7, 1871 ?? Mark Twain
Always do right. This will gratify some people, and astonish the rest.
Speech to the Young People's Society, Greenpoint Presbyterian Church, Brooklyn (February 16, 1901).