Names of people quotes:

  • Japanese people have a funny habit of abbreviating names. -- Shigeru Miyamoto
  • My name is usually the one on the end of people's lips. -- Ian Wright
  • People called me the godmother of punk, but I never name myself anything. -- Patti Smith
  • I am so honored to be named as one of Time's 100 most influential people. -- Yani Tseng
  • Fanatic is often the name given to people of action by people who are lazy. -- Bryant H. McGill
  • We religious controllers control in the name of Jesus and it is really painful to people. -- Keith Miller
  • What you think of a name depends so much on the people you know by that name. -- Doug McClure
  • My middle name is Marshall. A lot of people think it's a stage name, but it's not. -- Trevor St. John
  • Naming a baby is an act of poetry, for many people the only creative moment of their lives. -- Richard Eyre
  • We need to put strong Democratic pressure on President Obama in the name of poor and working people. -- Cornel West
  • When I started to recording, I gave the name of Honeyboy, but my people only knew me by Honey. -- David Edwards
  • Every one of the world's dictatorships can and does claim to be acting in the name of the people. -- Harold H. Greene
  • My little scam in April '85 went like this: Give me $50,000; here's some names of some people we've recruited. -- Aldrich Ames
  • I'm a little bit of everything. Sometimes people think I'm not Puerto Rican, because my name doesn't sound Spanish. -- Joan Smalls
  • The problem with having the name Wyeth is that immediately, when people hear the name, they all of a sudden see weathered barns in a field or something. -- Jamie Wyeth
  • People say, 'I love 'Snatch,' I love 'Lock Stock,' but I want to be more than a movie name. I'd love to be more of a household name. -- Vinnie Jones
  • To holy people the very name of Jesus is a name to feed upon, a name to transport. His name can raise the dead and transfigure and beautify the living. -- John Henry Newman
  • I make up names for people all the time - it's part of writing. Very often, the name comes with the character, along with of a sense of who they are and what they do. -- Nick Harkaway
  • I guess people recognize me, but I'm not a household name. Two out of every five people who come up to me know my name. The one thing I don't want is to be followed by paparazzi. -- Michael Pena
  • The real names of our people were destroyed during slavery. The last name of my forefathers was taken from them when they were brought to America and made slaves, and then the name of the slave master was given, which we refuse, we reject that name today and refuse it. I never acknowledge it whatsoever. -- Malcolm X
  • I am terrible with people's names. -- Rob Lowe
  • People's fates are simplified by their names -- Elias Canetti
  • People's fates are simplified by their names. -- Elias Canetti
  • Don't call people names you dirty name caller you. -- Roseanne Barr
  • People who really appreciated animals always asked their names. -- Lilian Jackson Braun
  • names are a way to keep people in your mind -- Maggie Stiefvater
  • And I'm convinced that knowing the names of things braces people up. -- Saul Bellow
  • I didn't grow up knowing actors' names, and my parents weren't theater people. -- Carrie Coon
  • Nicknames are fond names. We do not give them to people we dislike. -- Edna Ferber
  • All British people have plain names, and that works pretty well over there. -- Paris Hilton
  • Small town people assume you are a friend if you simply remember their names. -- Randal Marlin
  • So does being cool mean you get to go around calling other people names? -- James Howe
  • Names are what people sometimes use to excuse their thoughts and actions towards you. -- Simon Travaglia
  • Distinguish between power and control, delegate, be decisive - and always remember people's first names. -- Alex Ferguson
  • Unsuccessful people are the ones who are impressed by celebrity, by people's names and titles. -- Robin S. Sharma
  • Sometimes I think that people's characters get forged, at least in part, from their names. -- Jeff Goldblum
  • A lot of people change their band names because they're looking for a change of atmosphere. -- Justin Vernon
  • The danger with mentioning names is that you hurt the feelings of people that you leave out. -- Ruqaiyyah Waris Maqsood
  • The danger with mentioning names is that you hurt the feelings of people that you leave out. -- Ruqaiyyah Waris Maqsood
  • Each generation wants new symbols, new people, new names. They want to divorce themselves from their predecessors. -- Jim Morrison
  • If I did not speak with people who call me names, I could not engage in politics. -- Geert Wilders
  • That's really part of being a grounded theory researcher - putting names to concepts and experiences that people have. -- Brené Brown
  • I get so annoyed by famous people who have not actually written the books they slap their names on. -- Anderson Cooper
  • The Earth is not dying-it is being killed. And the people who are killing it have names and addresses. -- Utah Phillips
  • Hey show some respect. They're real people with names. Carla and Krissy" He frowned. "Or was it Missy? -- Richelle Mead
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  • Glimmer, I hear someone call her - ugh, the names the people in District 1 give their children are so ridiculous ... -- Suzanne Collins
  • You'd be surprised at the things people will do in order to get their names or pictures in the paper. -- Hunter S. Thompson
  • The only thing set in stone are dumb quotes and names of dead people. Everything else is subject to change. -- Kimberly Spencer
  • Most people are bad with names. I have learned a trick: Make them laugh and they will never forget you. -- Mike Thompson
  • I remember a lot of people, but when I meet people and I'm stoned, I'm not as good with names. -- Miley Cyrus
  • I think people are so disillusioned with the parties. It's one party with two different names, and they are so spineless. -- Malachy McCourt
  • People gave names to things so they could tell stories about them, goddam fairy tales about children who got out alive. -- Sam Lipsyte
  • When I felt that fame, people were nosing me out, well I moved on. I used traveling names. Wigs, if necessary. -- Joni Mitchell
  • I kept thinking how they were all names of dead people, and how names are basically the only thing dead people keep. -- Jonathan Safran Foer
  • I won't mention names, but in my career, the most talented people invariably are the easiest and nicest to get along with. -- James Caan
  • Micro trends matter more than macro ones, but most of all, people matter. Individual human beings with names and wants and interests. -- Seth
  • The people who were really important are the ones whose names are forgotten. And that's true of every movement that ever existed. -- Noam Chomsky
  • Where names of people or places would mean little to a contemporary reader, I figured "translation errors" could create interesting new meanings. -- Hal Duncan
  • I became a firefighter because I wanted to save people. But I should have been more specific. I should have named names. -- Jodi Picoult
  • Now you people have names. That's because you don't know who you are. We know who we are, so we don't need names. -- Neil Gaiman
  • I do have a few personalities. When people started making a big deal out of it, I started making names for these people. -- Nicki Minaj
  • I was called really horrible, profane names very loudly in front of huge crowds of people, and my schoolwork suffered at one point. -- Lady Gaga
  • I don't put categories on music, myself. So either people go with it or they don't, and sometimes the names sound a little silly. -- Chaz Bundick
  • Why don't the names of Buddha, Mohammed, Confucius offend people? The reason is that these others didn't claim to be God, but Jesus did. -- Josh McDowell
  • ... all my life I've been terrible at remembering people's names. I once introduced a friend of mine as Martini. Her name was actually Olive. -- Tallulah Bankhead
  • People seem to have a great love for names. For to know a great many names seems to look like knowing a good many things. -- Herman Melville
  • People tend to call me names that I can't repeat on basic cable. I will give you a hint. They rhyme with itch, hunt, & bore. -- Chelsea Handler
  • We have all got to exert ourselves a little to keep sane, and call things by the same names as other people call them by. -- George Eliot
  • Just because you're old that doesn't mean you're more forgetful. The same people whose names I can't remember now I couldn't remember fifty years ago. . . -- George Burns
  • I wasn't allowed to use people's real names, such as my siblings and my children's father, but there's nothing fabricated or untrue in my autobiography. -- Kola Boof
  • I mean, if you degrade someone, you isolate them, you control them, you call them names, you demean them. That's a horrible existence for people. -- Phil McGraw
  • Look through the prayer books. You'll see lots of dates. You'll see names of Native Americans remembered. This was an open-sourcing project among so many people. -- Shane Claiborne
  • College wasn't like the real world. In the real world people dropped names based on their renown. In college, people dropped names based on their obscurity. -- Jeffrey Eugenides
  • Many people believe the names of In 'n Out and Steak 'n Shake perfectly describe the contrast in bedroom techniques between the coast and the heartland. -- Roger Ebert
  • Animals that not only move by their own free will and share feelings with people but also possess sight and hearing qualify as deserving of names. -- Haruki Murakami
  • I worked with Dalton Trumbo, who served time for refusing to give up names of people that were accused of being Communists. I've always admired him. -- Anthony Geary
  • When I like people immensely I never tell their names to anyone. It is like surrendering a part of them. I have grown to love secrecy. -- Oscar Wilde
  • It's weird people think my kids will be in therapy because of their names. Guys, my kids will be therapy for LOTS of reasons, I'm sure. -- Busy Philipps
  • Man, I have so many names that everybody calls me something different. Some people call me Drew, some people call me Mayer, some people call me Haircut. -- Mayer Hawthorne
  • Intelligent people tend to talk about the facts. They don't sit around and call each other names. That's what you can find on a third grade playground. -- Ben Carson
  • The main factor that makes leadership potentials to become abused often is ignorance. Many people can merely spell their names in alphabets, but cannot pronounce their brands! -- Israelmore Ayivor
  • Gods and goddesses are not what people think they are. Their names are terms with which we try to convey a certain experience, a state of consciousness. -- Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
  • Your names and your photos give you a unique identity. Make and maintain a good name in the hearts of people. Paint good photos in their minds. -- Israelmore Ayivor
  • Illogical thinkers throw names and slurs around because they have no arguments with which to rebut their opponents. Rational people have to keep hammering their points home. -- Ben Carson
  • Illogical thinkers throw names and slurs around because they have no arguments with which to rebut their opponents. Rational people have to keep hammering their points home. -- Ben Carson
  • Intelligent people tend to talk about the facts. They don't sit around and call each other names. That's what you can find on a third grade playground. -- Ben Carson
  • I think we don't do a service to dialogue between science and faith to characterize sincere people by calling them names. That inspires an even more dug-in position. -- Richard Dawkins
  • Religions all have different names, but they all contain the same truths. ... I think the people of our religion should be tolerant and understand people believe different things. -- Muhammad Ali
  • It so cliché to say some guys and girls need to step up, but there can be bigger stars and bigger names when people get their chance. -- Chris Jericho
  • You can say anything you want to say about me. But don't you dare address overweight people with terrible names and ugly remarks. That is what upsets me. -- Richard Simmons
  • George Murphy tagged that name 'Butch' on me years ago. We were all at a party and he went around tagging names on people that didn't fit them. -- Cesar Romero
  • Dedication: My thanks to the people who showed me that opera was stranger than I could imagine. I can best repay their kindness by not mentioning their names here. -- Terry Pratchett
  • If you want people to know how much you care, show them how much you remember. Learn their names and use them often. It's an important skill to develop. -- Harvey Mackay
  • We've gone through the names?Negro, African American, African, Black. For me that's an indication of a people still trying to find their identity. Who determines what is black? -- Spike Lee
  • Editorials are written by people who have agreed to have several strong opinions a day and to write them down, provided they do not have to sign their names. -- Dave Barry