People who lead a lonely existence always have something on their minds that they are eager to talk about.
People are far more sincere and good-humored at speeding their parting guests than on meeting them
You must trust and believe in people or life becomes impossible.
People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.
Love, friendship and respect do not unite people as much as a common hatred for something.
How intolerable people are sometimes who are happy and successful in everything.
How unbearable at times are people who are happy, people for whom everything works out.
No matter how corrupt and unjust a convict may be, he loves fairness more than anything else. If the people placed over him are unfair, from year to year he lapses into an embittered state characterized by an extreme lack of faith.
If you can't distinguish people from lap-dogs, you shouldn't undertake philanthropic work.
The unhappy are egotistical, base, unjust, cruel, and even less capable of understanding one another than are idiots. Unhappiness does not unite people, but separates them.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
Death can only be profitable: there's no need to eat, drink, pay taxes, offend people, and since a person lies in a grave for hundreds or thousands of years, if you count it up the profit turns out to be enormous.
People who live alone always have something on their minds that they would willingly share.
There are no small number of people in this world who, solitary by nature, always try to go back into their shell like a hermit crab or a snail.
One can prove or refute anything at all with words. Soon people will perfect language technology to such an extent that they'll be proving with mathematical precision that twice two is seven.