Quotes.wiki

Life is sentences

People

We’re actors — we’re the opposite of people!

We're actors — we're the opposite of people!

We’re actors — we’re the opposite of people!

He saved lives and was a great doctor to thousa…

He saved lives and was a great doctor to thousands of people but saved more untold lives through his programs in mammography and computer research to help save people through early detection.

He saved lives and was a great doctor to thousands of people but saved more untold lives through his programs in mammography and computer research to help save people through early detection.

We were the first people he called because thin…

We were the first people he called because things were handled the right way during the first go-round. That gave us a shot at getting him the second time.

We were the first people he called because things were handled the right way during the first go-round. That gave us a shot at getting him the second time.

I was very proud of how we battled back in that…

I was very proud of how we battled back in that ball game, but when you are walking people and making errors, you are not going to win.

I was very proud of how we battled back in that ball game, but when you are walking people and making errors, you are not going to win.

The purpose is to facilitate right turns off th…

The purpose is to facilitate right turns off the Memorial Bridge for people heading to the downtown area. The work done for the cut-through had a specific purpose, and it was done by the state. This is a city project that will enhance the work done by the state.

The purpose is to facilitate right turns off the Memorial Bridge for people heading to the downtown area. The work done for the cut-through had a specific purpose, and it was done by the state.…

She may be a big surprise for a lot of people.

She may be a big surprise for a lot of people.

She may be a big surprise for a lot of people.

The ads are provocative. The public agency coul…

The ads are provocative. The public agency could not do this, ... We're trying to get a message from people who have done (meth), teenager to teenager.

The ads are provocative. The public agency could not do this, … We’re trying to get a message from people who have done (meth), teenager to teenager.

People used to make money, but somewhere along …

People used to make money, but somewhere along the way, it started making us.

People used to make money, but somewhere along the way, it started making us.

We’re a society of brats, fighting over the sam…

We're a society of brats, fighting over the same toys. That, for me, is the closest we come to be inherently evil as a people. It leads to selfishness, inflexibility, and impatience -- among so many other traits that are ugly and harmful. We're combative, competitive, petty, and suffer from one fatal flaw that I can never get my head around. We recognize behavior in others that makes us insane, while turning right around and doing the exact thing to someone else.

We’re a society of brats, fighting over the same toys. That, for me, is the closest we come to be inherently evil as a people. It leads to selfishness, inflexibility, and impatience — among so…

We’ve got a lot of tired people around here. Pe…

We've got a lot of tired people around here. People have been working all kinds of hours.

We’ve got a lot of tired people around here. People have been working all kinds of hours.

We’re not going to induce people to play. We’re…

We're not going to induce people to play. We're not going to promise financial gain by playing the lottery.

We’re not going to induce people to play. We’re not going to promise financial gain by playing the lottery.

Aristotle was famous for knowing everything. He…

Aristotle was famous for knowing everything. He taught that the brain exists merely to cool the blood and is not involved in the process of thinking. This is true only of certain persons.

Aristotle was famous for knowing everything. He taught that the brain exists merely to cool the blood and is not involved in the process of thinking. This is true only of certain persons.

The trick is not that many people know about it…

The trick is not that many people know about it now. But in a month or two, you won't be able to get on.

The trick is not that many people know about it now. But in a month or two, you won’t be able to get on.

It gets people away from just comparing two pro…

It gets people away from just comparing two products.

It gets people away from just comparing two products.

With 1 billion Muslims, 16 million Jews and (mi…

With 1 billion Muslims, 16 million Jews and (millions) of Orthodox Christians, that's a lot of people fasting around the world,

With 1 billion Muslims, 16 million Jews and (millions) of Orthodox Christians, that’s a lot of people fasting around the world,

I think people need to feel they can be competi…

I think people need to feel they can be competitive,

I think people need to feel they can be competitive,

The Glenn Miller event, that’s the biggest one….

The Glenn Miller event, that's the biggest one. When they come here, parking is a problem and some people park as far as Christ the King Church.

The Glenn Miller event, that’s the biggest one. When they come here, parking is a problem and some people park as far as Christ the King Church.

There is no one true church, no one chosen peop…

There is no one true church, no one chosen people.

There is no one true church, no one chosen people.

Die Wissenschaft ist ein Land, welches die Eige…

Die Wissenschaft ist ein Land, welches die Eigenschaft hat, um so mehr Menschen beherbergen zu können, je mehr Bewohner sich darin sammeln; sie ist ein Schatz, der um so grösser wird, je mehr man ihn teilt. Darum kann jeder von uns in seiner Art seine Arbeit tun, und die Gemeinsamkeit bedeutet nicht Gleichförmigkeit.Science is one land, having the ability to accommodate even more people, as more residents gather in it; it is a treasure that is the greater the more it is shared. Because of that, each of us can do his work in his own way, and the common ground does not mean conformity.

Die Wissenschaft ist ein Land, welches die Eigenschaft hat, um so mehr Menschen beherbergen zu können, je mehr Bewohner sich darin sammeln; sie ist ein Schatz, der um so grösser wird, je mehr man ihn…

I believe all people are assholes. You won’t fi…

I believe all people are assholes. You won't find anyone that you like. You'll just find someone you dislike a little less than the last asshole. And I can't wait for that day. To have a woman that I can say I dislike a little less than all the other assholes.

I believe all people are assholes. You won’t find anyone that you like. You’ll just find someone you dislike a little less than the last asshole. And I can’t wait for that day. To have…

That figures. Finally applying your actuarial s…

That figures. Finally applying your actuarial skills to what really matters, eh?

That figures. Finally applying your actuarial skills to what really matters, eh?

Dating someone exclusively for four months in N…

Dating someone exclusively for four months in New York is like four years in Anchorage.

Dating someone exclusively for four months in New York is like four years in Anchorage.

So our narcissism has bared forth an unflatteri…

So our narcissism has bared forth an unflattering nakedness that shames our species. But this is humanity. This is our condition.

So our narcissism has bared forth an unflattering nakedness that shames our species. But this is humanity. This is our condition.

I kept returning to this new and bizarre questi…

I kept returning to this new and bizarre question: is there anything that actually is as it seems? Is anything perceptually straightforward? Maybe that’s inherently impossible, because impressions are, by their very nature, cumulative – the sum of all your interactions with and perceptions of things.

I kept returning to this new and bizarre question: is there anything that actually is as it seems? Is anything perceptually straightforward? Maybe that’s inherently impossible, because impressions are, by their very nature, cumulative –…

Compartmentalization is an unconscious psycholo…

Compartmentalization is an unconscious psychological defense mechanism employed to avoid cognitive dissonance.

Compartmentalization is an unconscious psychological defense mechanism employed to avoid cognitive dissonance.

Don’t invite envy to your house – you never kno…

Don’t invite envy to your house – you never know who will show up,” she used to warn me.

Don’t invite envy to your house – you never know who will show up,” she used to warn me.

Well, on some level, it’s similar to the psycho…

Well, on some level, it’s similar to the psychological phenomenon of helplessness, where the will to try is lost. You get to the point where you just assume that your spontaneous call to a friend will go to voicemail or an assistant, and you decide not to bother.

Well, on some level, it’s similar to the psychological phenomenon of helplessness, where the will to try is lost. You get to the point where you just assume that your spontaneous call to a friend…

The concept of randomness and coincidence will …

The concept of randomness and coincidence will be obsolete when people can finally define a formulation of patterned interaction between all things within the universe.

The concept of randomness and coincidence will be obsolete when people can finally define a formulation of patterned interaction between all things within the universe.

But despite these and many other differences, E…

But despite these and many other differences, Evan and Heeb had become close friends – an improbability that could have been produced only by the even greater improbabilities that brought them together.

But despite these and many other differences, Evan and Heeb had become close friends – an improbability that could have been produced only by the even greater improbabilities that brought them together.

Honest dishonesty. That’s quite the oxymoron – …

Honest dishonesty. That’s quite the oxymoron – but I like the originality that you’ve brought to bear in the art of rationalization. Maybe you should consider becoming a lawyer,” he added jokingly.

Honest dishonesty. That’s quite the oxymoron – but I like the originality that you’ve brought to bear in the art of rationalization. Maybe you should consider becoming a lawyer,” he added jokingly.

Categories

Tags

Art Beauty Books Business Christianity Death Dreams Education Faith Fear Freedom Friendship Funny God Happiness Heart History Hope Humor Inspiration Inspirational Intelligence Knowledge Life Life-Lessons Love Motivational Nature Pain People Philosophy Poetry Politics Quotes Reading Relationships Religion Romance Science Sex Success Truth War Wisdom Writing