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PEOPLE
[ Also see Crowd Culture Humanity Man Mob Nation Public Society ]

The only normal people are the ones you don't know very well.
      - Joe Ancis

There are three kinds of people: those who can count, and those who can't.
      - Anonymous

By gaining the people, the kingdom is gained; by losing the people, the kingdom is lost.
      - Confucius

People don't live or die, people just float.
      - Bob Dylan (f/k/a Robert Allen Zimmerman),
        Man in the Long Black Coat, a song

The will of the people is the best law.
      - Ulysses Simpson Grant

Your people, sir, is nothing but a great beast.
      - Alexander Hamilton

All the people like us are we,
  And everyone else is They.
      - Rudyard Kipling

And what the people but a herd confus'd,
  A miscellaneous rabble, who extol
    Things vulgar, and, well weigh'd, scarce worth the praise?
      They praise, and they admire, they know not what;
        And know not whom, but as one leads the other;
          And what delight to be by such extoll'd,
            To live upon their tongues, and be their talk,
              Of whom to be disprais'd were no small praise?
      - John Milton

The mass, whether it be a crowd or an army, is vile.
      - Benito Mussolini

Texans are proof that the world was populated by aliens.
      - Cynthia Nelms

The people are the only sovereigns of any country.
      - R.D. Owen

I am a member of the rabble in good standing.
      - Westbrook Pegler

To have common glories in the past, a common will in the present; to have done great things together; to wish to do greater; these are the essential conditions which make up a people.
      - Joseph Ernest Renan

The vulgar and the many are fit only to be led or driven.
      - Bishop Robert South

If you wish the pick of men and women, take a good bachelor and a good wife.
      - Robert Louis Stevenson

Orators inflame the people, whose anger is really but a short fit of madness.
      - Jonathan Swift

The second, sober thought of the people is seldom wrong, and always efficient.
      - Martin Van Buren

The character of the common people changes in a single day.
      - Voltaire (Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire)

Nine-tenths of the people were created so you would want to be with the other tenth.
      - Horace (Horatio) Walpole, 4th Earl of Orford

We are all agents of the same supreme power, the people.
      - Daniel Webster

But the people are ungrammatical, untidy, and their sins gaunt and ill-bred.
      - Walt Whitman

The only real people are the people who never existed.
      - Oscar Wilde (Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde)

No party should fear to go before the people for their decision.
      - Robert Yates


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