Tuesday, 26 July 2011

Some People Feel the Rain

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to become what they are capable of being. ~ Van Goethe #quote

The more people who believe in something, the more apt it is to be wrong. The person who's right often has to stand alone. ~ Kierkegaard #quote

It's hard to be religious when certain people are never incinerated by bolts of lightning. ~ Calvin (of Calvin and Hobbes) #quote

Too bad that all the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxicabs and cutting hair. ~ George Burns #quote

There are two kinds of people in this world, and I am one of them. ~ Dave Barry #quote



All pictures from the April 1, 2011 Cuenca's Foundation Parade

Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will always find a way around the law. ~ Plato #quote

Things turn out best for the people that make the best out of the way that things turn out. ~ Lea McIntosh #quote

Whenever they burn books, they will also, in the end, burn people. ~ Heinrich Heine #quote

Join the Army!  Travel to exotic, distant lands. Meet exciting, unusual people, and kill them. ~ Full Metal Jacket #linesfrommovies



Beauty is only skin deep, and the world is full of thin skinned people. ~ Richard Armour #quote

You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture.  Just get people to stop reading them. ~ Ray Bradbury #quote

Those who look for the bad in people will surely find it. ~ Abraham Lincoln #quote






It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious. ~ Oscar Wilde #quote

History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte #quote

I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones. ~ John Cage #quote

Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal. ~ Albert Camus #quote

I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of the people. ~ Edmund Burke #quote

People sometimes forget that a rat race can be won only by a rat. ~ Paul Palmer #quote


The only valid censorship of ideas is the right of people not to listen.  ~ Tommy Smothers #quote


A dog is one of the remaining reasons why some people can be persuaded to go for a walk. ~ O.A. Battista #quote

Most people in this society who aren't actively mad are, at best, reformed or potential lunatics. ~ Susan Sontag #quote

Depression scares people off. It makes me laugh that it has that kind of effect. ~ Sibhan Fahey #quote

I always distrust people who know so much about what God wants them to do to their fellows. ~ Susan B. Anthony #quote

People who think dying is the worst thing don't know a thing about life. ~ Sue Monk Kidd #quote

Show respect to all people, but grovel to none. ~ Tecumseh #quote

What we need is more people who specialize in the impossible. ~ Theodore Roethke #quote

If fifty million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing. ~ Anatole France #quote

The only people who say worse things about politicians than reporters do are other politicians. ~ Andy Rooney #quote

Most of the trouble in the world is caused by people wanting to be important. ~ T.S. Eliot #quote



One way to stop people from jumping down your throat is to keep your mouth shut. ~ Unknown #quote

Since light travels faster than sound, isn't that why some people appear bright . . . until you hear them speak?  ~ Steven Wright #quote

Tigers die and leave their skins; people die and leave their names.  ~ Japanese #Proverb

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die" ~ a strange complaint to come from the mouths of people who have had to live.  ~ Mark Twain #quote




If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed. ~ Albert Einstein #quote

As long as people will accept crap, it will be financially profitable to dispense it. ~ Dick Cavett #quote

A bookstore is one of the only pieces of evidence we have that people are still thinking. ~ Jerry Seinfeld #quote

Traveling there was really boring so I headed for the ditch. It was a rough ride but I met more interesting people ~ Neil Young #quote





Some people feel the rain. Other just get wet. ~ Bob Dylan #quote

In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry & been widely regarded as a bad move ~ Douglas Adams #quote

Any supervisor worth his salt would rather deal with people who attempt too much than with those who try too little. ~ Lee Iacocca #quote

Yes, I sell people things they don't need. I can't, however, sell them something they don't want. Even with advertising.  ~ John O'Toole #quote




All violence consists in some people forcing others, under threat of suffering or death, to do what they do not want to do. ~ Leo Tolstoy #quote

The biggest problem is not to let people accept new ideas, but to let them forget the old ones. ~ John Maynard Keynes #quote

Children say that people are hung sometimes for speaking the truth. ~ Joan of Arc #quote

Guns are neat little things, aren't they? They can kill extraordinary people with very little effort. ~ John W. Hinckley, Jr. #quote

There are some people that if they don't know, you can't tell them. ~ Louis Armstrong #quote




People who matter are most aware that everyone else does too. ~ Malcolm Forbes #quote

It's easy to identify people who can't count to ten. They're in front of you in the supermarket express lane. ~ M. Grundler #quote

You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change ~ John Cleese #quote