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Wise Quotes about Persons

May you find great value in these Persons quotes and sayings.

Many people excuse their own faults
but judge other persons harshly.
We should reverse this attitude
by excusing others' shortcomings
and by harshly examining our own.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

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Many persons have a wrong idea of
what constitutes true happiness.
It is not attained through self-gratification
but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
- Helen Keller

The difference between the impossible and the possible
lies in a persons determination.
- Tommy Lasorda

No persons are more frequently wrong,
than those who will not admit they are wrong.
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

 

Friendship is a strong and habitual inclination in two persons
to promote the good and happiness of one another.
- Eustace Budgell

Every man has his own courage,
and is betrayed because he seeks in himself
the courage of other persons.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Good nature is worth more than knowledge,
more than money, more than honor, to the persons who possess it.
- Henry Ward Beecher

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As we grow as unique persons, we learn to respect
the uniqueness of others.
- Robert H. Schuller

In love, one should simplify, choose persons worthy
of their promises and leave them if they don't keep them.
- Isabelle Adjani

One merit of poetry few persons will deny:
it says more and in fewer words than prose.
- Voltaire

If liberty and equality, as is thought by some,
are chiefly to be found in democracy,
they will be best attained when all persons alike share
in government to the utmost.
- Aristotle

Swans sing before they die - 'twere no bad thing should
certain persons die before they sing.
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

What most persons consider as virtue,
after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.
- Voltaire

Lawyers are the only persons in whom ignorance of the law is not punished.
- Jeremy Bentham

In order to get beyond racism, we must first take account of race.
There is no other way.
And in order to treat some persons equally,
we must treat them differently.
- Harry A. Blackmun

We are not the same persons this year as last;
nor are those we love.
It is a happy chance if we, changing,
continue to love a changed person.
- W. Somerset Maugham

We don't love qualities, we love persons;
sometimes by reason of their defects as well as of their qualities.
- Thomas Mann

Laws are generally not understood by three sorts of persons,
viz, by those who make them, by those who execute them,
and by those who suffer if they break them.
- George Savile

Persons who have been homeless carry within them a
certain philosophy of life which makes them apprehensive about ownership.
- Jerzy Kosinski

I have always noticed that deeply and truly religious
persons are fond of a joke,
and I am suspicious of those who aren't.
- Alfred North Whitehead

No law can give power to private persons;
every law transfers power from private persons to government.
- Isabel Paterson

To consider persons and events and situations only
in the light of their effect upon myself is to live on the doorstep of hell.
- Thomas Merton

You must see the persons who are in charge -
persons you can punish or vote for.
- Joschka Fischer

The principles upon which a safety lamp might be constructed
I stated to several persons long before Sir Humphrey
Davy came into this part of the country.
- George Stephenson

Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception
resembles more than anything else that celestial source
from which we all are come.
- Michelangelo

We realized that the only persons we can truly trust
in this world is each other and our families.
- Marion Jones

The greater intellect one has, the more originality one finds in men.
Ordinary persons find no difference between men.
- Blaise Pascal

I hope that there are no persons that would want to
think ill of me in any direction or any behavior.
- Diahann Carroll

To repeat, communitarians maintain that we are constituted
as persons by our particular obligations,
and therefore those obligations cannot be a matter of choice.
- Tom G. Palmer

Some persons talk simply because they think sound is
more manageable than silence.
- Margaret Halsey

I would like to spare the time and effort of hack reviewers and,
generally, persons who move their lips when reading.
- Vladimir Nabokov

In my deepest troubles, I frequently would wrench myself
from the persons around me and retire to some secluded
part of our noble forests.
- John James Audubon

The rights of persons, and the rights of property,
are the objects, for the protection of which Government was instituted.
- James Madison

To oblige persons often costs little and helps much.
- Baltasar Gracian

Some persons do first, think afterward,
and then repent forever.
- Thomas Secker

The ferocious inroads of the Normans scared many weak
and timid persons into servitude.
- John Lothrop Motley

Suffering is the substance of life and the root of personality,
for it is only suffering that makes us persons.
- Miguel de Unamuno

I do not like to get the news, because there has never
been an era when so many things were going so right
for so many of the wrong persons.
- Ogden Nash

Some persons have ventured to say that it is only since
Englishmen ceased to believe in the Bible that they
began to discover how beautiful it was.
- Lafcadio Hearn

Saddam Hussein's trial would not be public since he
could name countries and persons whom he gave money.
- Iyad Allawi

All houses are haunted.
All persons are haunted.
Throngs of spirits follow us everywhere.
We are never alone.
- Barney Sarecky

We hate some persons because we do not know them;
and will not know them because we hate them.
- Charles Caleb Colton

Solitude is better than the society of evil persons.
- Abu Bakr

In a capitalist society, persons who create capital,
like Michael Eisner, are given the staggering rewards.
- Carroll O'Connor

I know what kind of things I myself have been irritated by in detective stories.
They are often about one or two persons,
but they don't describe anything in the society outside.
- Steig Larsson

All work done mindfully rounds us out,
helps complete us as persons.
- Marsha Sinetar

Great allowances ought to be made for the petulance
of persons laboring under ill-health.
- Samuel Richardson

In addition, we were unable to meet openly to discuss
the progress of the book,
for we were both on the list of persons banned from
communicating with other banned persons.
- Ruth First

Remember likewise there are persons who love fewer words,
an inoffensive sort of people, and who deserve some regard,
though of too still and composed tempers for you.
- Joseph Butler

It is odd how learned persons fail to see that new
terms and definitions are apt to mean new doubts and litigation.
- Frederick Pollock

Although there exist many thousand subjects for elegant conversation,
there are persons who cannot meet a cripple without talking about feet.
- Ernest Bramah

In real life, the most practical advice for leaders
is not to treat pawns like pawns,
nor princes like princes, but all persons like persons.
- James MacGregor Burns

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

Every time I bestow a vacant office I make a hundred
discontented persons and one ingrate.
- Louis XIV

Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips,
their ears are open to hear, but they will not keep
what is entrusted to them.
- Horace

The planned sit-down reception is an artificial forum
where one is presented with a limited number of persons
with whom he can hold a conversation.
- Jerzy Kosinski

Some persons think that they have to look like a hedgehog to be pious.
- Billy Sunday

It frequently happens that two persons,
reasoning right on a mechanical subject,
think alike and invent the same thing without any communication with each other.
- Oliver Evans

The happiness and peace attained by those satisfied
by the nectar of spiritual tranquillity is not attained
by greedy persons restlessly moving here and there.
- Chanakya

Your women of honor, as you call em,
are only chary of their reputations,
not their persons; and 'Tis scandal that they would avoid,
not men.
- William Wycherley

Civilization is the making of civil persons.
- John Ruskin

It is very difficult to get up resentment towards persons whom one has never seen.
- John Henry Newman

Advice to persons about to marry - don't.
- Henry Mayhew

Women are at last becoming persons first and wives second,
and that is as it should be.
- May Sarton

A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide
who has the better lawyer.
- Robert Frost

We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds
and against the right persons and also in the right
manner at the right moment and for the right length of time.
- Aristotle

Remember that the word of God is not sent to particular persons,
as if by name; and do not think you have no part in it,
because you are not named there.
- Adam Clarke

I am one of those unhappy persons who inspire bores
to the greatest flights of art.
- Edith Sitwell

In planning an attack, persons have various roles.
- Robert Mueller

Unintelligent persons are like weeds that thrive in good ground;
they love to be amused in proportion to the degree
in which they weary themselves.
- Honore de Balzac

Racism is taught in our society, it is not automatic.
It is learned behavior toward persons with dissimilar
physical characteristics.
- Alex Haley


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