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The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
Common-looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
People who know how to act are never preachers.
People always overdo the matter when they attempt deception.
People everywhere enjoy believing things that they know are not true. It spares them the ordeal of thinking for themselves and taking responsibility for what they know.
A really great people, proud and high-spirited, would face all the disasters of war rather than purchase that base prosperity which is bought at the price of national honor.
In spite of everything, I still believe people are really good at heart.
Civilization exists precisely so that there may be no masses but rather men alert enough never to constitute masses.
Everyone is as God made him, and often a great deal worse.
Few people know what they mean when they say, "I love you." ... Well, what does the word love mean? It means total interest. I think the reason very few people really fall in love with anyone is they're not willing to pay the price. The price is you have to adjust yourself to them.
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.