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Talking About Other People Quotes


"Well, I'm happier talking about other people than me." - Clive Anderson

"People have to start talking to know more about other cultures and to understand each other." - Martin Scorsese

"I'm used to people talking about me." - Lance Bass

"I mean I'm talking about playing games, about imagining other people, and it's part of the way that it helps you actually see the world." - Simon Mcburney

"I'd much rather have 15 people arguing about something than 15 people splitting into two camps, each side convinced it's right and not talking to the other." - Linus Torvalds

"Let other people finish their sentences when they're talking." - Randy Pausch

"Let other people finish their sentences when they"re talking." - Randy Pausch

"Language develops by interacting with other people talking to you." - Jean Berko Gleason

"People talking about you is far more effective than talking about yourself." - Seth Godin

"We're not talking about dead people, we're talking about the aliens; of their ghosts!" - George Noory

"I always get nervous when people start talking about legacies." - William J Clinton

"There's nothing worse than people talking about theories and humor." - John Currin

"I wish people would stop talking about my birthday." - George Bernard Shaw

"People who know what they're talking about don't need PowerPoint." - Walter Isaacson

"People who know what they're talking about don't need PowerPoint." - Walter Isaacson

"I love support groups, people talking about their feelings." - Maria Bamford

"Cinema is a wonderful art form for talking about loneliness. We can experience films together with other people. It can be a collective experience of loneliness. We're alone in the dark of the theater, but with other people." - Joachim Trier

"Lonely people, in talking to each other can make each other lonelier." - Lillian Hellman

"Lonely people, in talking to each other, can make each other lonelier." - Lillian Hellman

"We're talking a very cultivated people, but I found as cultivated as they were, they were uninformed about the personages who weren't American. They knew everything about America, but much less about other countries." - Sergio Leone

"I don't like talking about myself. I'm not really interested in myself. One of the good things about being a supporting actor is that you get to talk about other people." - David Morse

"Half of a broadcast show, in my experience, is things happening, and the other half is people talking about how they feel about the things that happened. And so there's this sense of everyone saying their subtext out loud." - Noah Hawley

"[People] need to find words that can reconnect them with each other. That is the gift of good liturgy, yeah. We're not talking about fluffy stuff. We're talking about real life for people around the world. Our prayers should be said like the daily breath that gives us life." - Shane Claiborne

"If I were to name my favorite pastime, I'd have to say talking about myself. I love it and I think most other people do too. We need, people like us, more listeners and less talkers." - Hedy Lamarr

"Lovers never get tired of each other because they are forever talking about themselves." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"I think I'm much more comfortable talking about other books than my own!" - Jennifer Weiner

"The coffee arrives, and we backslide into what lawyers do best-talking about other lawyers." - John Grisham

"I don't have a problem talking about Medicare or Medicaid or some other very important issue." - Jason Chaffetz

"The reason that lovers never weary each other is because they are always talking about themselves." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"The reason that lovers never weary each other is because they are always talking about themselves." - Francois De La Rochefouca

"Hillary Clinton is talking to all Americans. She's talking about jobs, she's talking about how to make this country stronger in terms of our national security. She's talking about opportunity for our young people." - Donna Brazile

"At AT&T, I learned an awful lot about people, and how important it is to have the right people in the right jobs. And when I say 'right people,' I'm not talking about their college degree or work history; I'm talking about things like bearing - How does this person interact with other people? Can he or she talk to you and not tick you off?" - Edward Whitacre Jr

"At AT&T, I learned an awful lot about people, and how important it is to have the right people in the right jobs. And when I say 'right people,' I'm not talking about their college degree or work history; I'm talking about things like bearing - How does this person interact with other people? Can he or she talk to you and not tick you off?" - Edward Whitacre Jr

"People are talking about me more than they talk about Eastenders." - Thierry Henry

"I get a lot of questions about hair color. People are very into talking about hair." - Emma Stone

"I think people are really talking about it. Having conversations about how to make change." - Colin Kaepernick

"The people who know nothing about music are the ones always talking about it." - Nat King Cole

"Fifty years ago people were talking about Sydney's sprawl, but nobody does anything about it." - Harry Seidler

"People make judgments about Scientology, but often they don't know what they're talking about." - John Travolta

"... when we are talking about 'Christians' and 'Moslems' we must first make sure that we are talking about people who have an idea, which should be more or less correct, as to what the other is supposed to believe and what he is expected to do as a consequence of that belief." - Idries Shah

"The prime purpose of eloquence is to keep other people from talking." - Louis Vermeil

"Talking to other people who make low-budget movies, everyone kind of has the same struggle." - Zoe Cassavetes

"I don't mind solitude. I love talking to other people, but I do need my space." - Iris Chang

"American scripts are usually non-stop conversation. People talking over each other. I like that." - Shirley Henderson

"Talking to other people while you're cooking, it doesn't come naturally." - Giada De Laurentiis

"I don't listen to what people say, people been talking about me since I was born." - Bobby Shmurda

"Think what we would have missed if we had never ... used a mobile phone or surfed the Net - or, to be honest, listened to other people talking about surfing the Net." - Queen Elizabeth II

"Think what we would have missed if we had never... used a mobile phone or surfed the Net-or, to be honest, listened to other people talking about surfing the Net." - Elizabeth II

"It once occured to me that literature - all art really - is either talking to people about God, or talking to God about people." - Paul Quarrington

"After my husband, Dave, died, I called my friend Adam, a psychologist who studies how people find meaning in our lives, and I asked him what, if anything, I could do to help myself and my kids get through this. We started talking about resilience, then reading about it, then talking to other people who had gotten through grief and other huge challenges. In time, those conversations and that research helped me heal." - Sheryl Sandberg

"I don't feel comfortable talking about my private life, and some people in my private life don't feel comfortable about me talking about it. So I don't." - Gina Mckee

"You cannot talk about race without talking about privilege. And when people start talking about privilege, they get paralyzed by shame." - Brene Brown

"I've noticed that men get unhappy about women talking about something other than men, or love, or babies." - Margarethe von Trotta

"Instead of talking at each other about the non-business-related contact, talk to each other about your concerns about marriage. Listen a lot, too." - Carolyn Hax

"Active people to revitalize what is really the root of democracy: citizens communicating with each other. Democracy is not just about voting, it's about citizens talking with each other about the issues which concern them. We've lost a great deal of that in the age of the mass media." - Howard Rheingold

"She [Hillary Clinton] knows the people well. I think there is - you know, also talking about breaking down barriers and talking about that, whether we`re talking about that in economic terms. I mean, she`s the only person who has been out there talking about white privilege and talking about sort of the intersectionality of some of these issues." - Killer Mike

"... not talking about things she doesn't understand to people who do or about things she does to people who don't." - Frank Crowninshield

"People have been talking about competition among insurers, and what they really need to be talking about is competition in the delivery of health care as well." - Angela Braly

"I was talking about no nukes, the farm crisis. People said that wasn't stuff that a state auditor was supposed to be talking about. Maybe they were right." - Paul Wellstone

"The word power has such a generally negative implication in our society. What are people talking about? Are they talking about muscles, or control?" - James Hillman

"In 'The Insider,' I had violence - lethal, life-taking aggression - all happening psychologically, all with people talking to other people." - Michael Mann

"The other mistake I think people make is talking to who's available rather than talking to who they need to talk to." - Emmett Shear

"In my death, people will understand what I was talking about." - Tupac Shakur

"I dont meet many people who are talking about shows on Showtime." - Ira Glass

"Stop talking to people about what you will do; show them instead what your are doing." - Robert Holden

"People are always talking about the dumbing down of the country." - Woody Allen

"You can tell that the capitalist system is in trouble when people start talking about capitalism." - Terry Eagleton

"People who are strangers to liquor are incapable of talking about literature." - Mo Yan

"I am succeeding because people are talking about how they would do it better." - Neil Young

"When people are talking about you, it means that you exist." - Eric Cantona

"You're late." "Sorry. I was busy talking about my feelings and killing people." - Jennifer Estep

"People are always talking about the joys of youth-but, oh, how youth can suffer!" - May Sarton

"The reality is the majority of people are talking about it, but haven't launched it." - Suranga Chandratillake

"If you'll spend time praying for people instead of talking about them, you'll get better results." - Joel Osteen

"People who know a lot of the same things can hardly help talking about them." - C S Lewis

"The human spirit is indomitable, unless your talking specifically about the people I know." - Dov Davidoff

"I can't picture people talking about me 50 years from now." - Sandy Koufax

"It's so ironic that you often hear these right-wing people talking about the Constitution." - George Saunders

"I love talking about food, and bringing people together to enjoy it." - Noelle Scaggs

"People don't like talking about it, but if you're Spanish, you feel a weight." - Michelle Rodriguez

"People just wanna see someone talking about themselves constantly. I'm not interested in that." - Cass Mccombs

"I like to use big words so people will think I know what I'm talking about." - Jerry Coleman

"People who know what they"re talking about do' need PowerPoint." - Walter Isaacson

"I want to keep talking about my people and my country in my own language." - Nadine Labaki

"You start talking about God and a lot of people are going to become very defensive." - Ron Perlman

"We need people out talking about the President, explaining, agreeing with and praising his actions." - Robert Teeter

"There are not enough people out talking about the President positively." - Robert Teeter

"I like feeling at home and knowing people. I like talking about ideas and being friendly." - Billy Childish

"You know, people make a lot of money talking about me, don't they?" - Hillary Clinton

"I want to show that theater isn't just talking about feelings or people wearing tights." - Adam Driver

"I don't meet many people who are talking about shows on Showtime." - Ira Glass

"It annoys me when people who don't know what they're talking about boo the referee." - Jonah Lomu

"I think in Washington, D.C., a lot of people are talking down about business." - Bob Mcdonnell

"Suddenly, I win the derby and people are talking about England again. It is absolutely pathetic" - Stuart Pearce

"God-fearing people, once they're saved from their sins, they don't mind talking about it." - Phil Robertson

"There are so many people out there with less shame talking about their problems." - Dan Savage

"We reproach people for talking about themselves; but it is the subject they treat best." - Anatole France

"There's nothing risky in talking about your personal life. People do it all the time." - Philip Seymour Hoffman

"I hope that when I'm 80 years old, people will still be talking about my wedding." - Jennifer Hudson

"I've run into people in my life who were so dramatic; people who are so extreme and so frustrating to be around that you end up thinking about them and talking about them for literally years after your experience with them is over. I've had that happen to me, and I've seen it happen to other people. I find it fascinating." - Steve Martin

"I don't feel like I'm standing in a position where I have some right above other people to say what I think. We should all be talking to each other about what we think is important - whether we're in politics, or whether we're checking out at a grocery store. We shouldn't put walls up between each other." - Dave Matthews

"When you talk about "white privilege", you're talking about something systemic. When you're talking about "black privilege" it's something spiritual because we as black people tap into a divine system that a lot of other cultures and races can't tap into and that system allows us to prosper in spite of everything that's been thrown our way from slavery to segregation to mass incarceration. We have a privilege pre-ordained by God that nothing and no one can stop." - Charlamagne Tha God

"If you're a gifted flirt, talking about the price of eggs will do as well as any other subject." - Mignon Mclaughlin

"I turned off the talking politicos. Too much jabbering at each other. Not enough care about humans." - Leonard Nimoy

"I'm not talking about a "show me other walls of this thing" button, I mean a "stumble" button for wallbase." - William Wordsworth

"I'm not talking about the people. I have nothing against the people. I have nothing against the Indonesian people or the Arab people or the Muslim people. I'm talking about the ideology." - Geert Wilders

"Know what you're talking about." - George H W Bush

"I love talking about taxes." - Michael Arrington

"I love talking about myself." - Lara Flynn Boyle

"I love talking about Scientology." - Giovanni Ribisi

"I love talking about baserunning." - Rickey Henderson

"To get a person's real opinion, ask what she thinks everyone else believes... If people truly hold a particular belief, they are more likely to think that others agree or have had similar experiences. [People] tend to assume that other people have had life histories at least somewhat similar to their own. When we talk about other people, we are often talking about ourselves, whether we know it ourselves." - Tyler Cowen

"When people talk about the singularity, when people talk about superintelligent AI, they're not talking about sentience or consciousness. They're talking about superhuman ability to make high-quality decisions." - Stuart J. Russell

"If you read Herodotus, the first Greek historian 2,500 years ago, he was talking about that - about people mixing with other people. Sometimes it produces great societies. Sometimes it triggers war. But, we're not going to change that. I don't think so. We're living in nations that are state nations and countries." - Philippe Falardeau

"I never had that feeling that I had to carry the weight of somebody's ignorance around with me. And that was true for racists who wanted to use the 'n' word when talking about me or about my people, or the stupidity of people who really wanted to belittle other folks because they weren't pretty or they weren't rich or they weren't clever." - Maya Angelou

"Although human beings are incapable of talking about themselves with total honesty, it is much harder to avoid the truth while pretending to be other people. They often reveal much about themselves in a very straightforward way. I am certain that I did. There is nothing that says more about its creator than the work itself." - Akira Kurosawa

"Other people are talking about writing books about my life, or about some of the things I've done. I find it strange, but I also feel it's my life and my story, and I guess I better be the one to get it on paper the way it actually happened." - Chris Kyle

"We are not talking about isolation. We're talking about security. We're not talking about religion. We're talking about security. Our country is out of control. People are pouring across the southern border. I will build a wall. It will be a great wall. People will not come in unless they come in legally. Drugs will not pour through that wall." - Donald Trump

"Well, how'd we get to talking about our ancestors? People think we don't talk about anything else in Charleston." - Josephine Pinckney

"You can't stop people from talking about you, but you can stop giving them something to talk about." - Miley Cyrus

"Don't start by talking about your products and services instead think about the people you are trying to reach" - David Meerman Scott

"In general, talking about human rights tends to be very persuasive for people who care about human rights." - Nicholas D Kristof

"When I see people talking about TV, they're way more animated, way more passionate than when they talk about films." - Jamie Bell

"Even post-WWII, nobody talked about the Holocaust. It wasn't until the '50s that people started talking about it." - Eli Roth

"They are uncomfortable talking about sex because they don't want people to think they know about it." - Sue Johanson

"I'm not talking about him; I'm talking about the countries that go to support [Antonio] Guterres plan, because he needs the support of other countries, he cannot achieve that plan while many countries in the world are still supporting the terrorists in Syria. So, of course we support it, whether helping the people to live, to go back to their country, and to live in security without terrorists." - Bashar al-Assad

"I was a young feminist in the '70s. Feminism saved my life. It gave me a life. But I saw how so much of what people were saying was not matching up with what they were doing. For example, we were talking about sister solidarity, and women were putting each other down. We were talking about standing up for our rights, and women weren't leaving abusive relationships with men. There were just so many disconnects." - Eve Ensler

"I don't think talking about myself making songs is a very interesting topic, there are so many other more engaging things to think about and write about." - Jeffrey Lewis

"But people in a small town tend to do a lot of talking, even when they do' know what they"re talking about." - Don Roff

"But people in a small town tend to do a lot of talking, even when they don't know what they're talking about." - Don Roff

"You see people on the street, talking to themselves, and you're like, 'What are they talking about?' I'm interested in that." - Silas Weir Mitchell

"And ... and what is civilisation if it isn't people talking to each other over a goddamned beer?" - James S.A. Corey

"The follow your dreams thing is really important because so many people are railroaded into taking other paths by their family, their friends, people who should be supportive going, 'What are you talking about?' Even just seemingly regular career paths, but if it's not what people expect for you they kind of react funny." - Joan Jett

"I recently heard young people talking about collective bargaining agreements - I hadn't heard young people use that phrase in forever!" - Cleve Jones

"You meet new people. We just spent two hours with people we didn't know before, just talking about the Badgers." - Steve Bartlett

"If people are sitting in the barbershop talking about my butt, it's conversational. That's what people are gonna do." - Nicki Minaj

"If it were any other way, it would be easy. And if it were any other way, everyone would do it and your work would ultimately be devalued. The yin and yang are clear: without people pushing against your quest to do something worth talking about, it's unlikely it would be worth the journey. Persist." - Seth Godin

"I don't have a regular happy family like most people. My parents are separated; my dad married someone else and so did my mom. All my siblings are from my parents' other marriages. So yes, it is complicated, and I don't like talking about it or explaining this to everybody. But all this doesn't stop us from being close to each other." - Shahid Kapoor

"I grew up Baptist and still go to church. I myself have explored other religions, because I want to know what it is that makes other people tick. I find we're all talking about the same thing, really - it's all God." - Dennis Quaid

"Women's humor seems to be a little more supportive. It's just kind of trying to make the other one laugh through funny voices and kind of talking about other people. I respond to that. I feel less like I'm going to get beat up in a room full of women than I do in a room full of guys." - Paul Feig

"Talking to each other instead of talking about each other is not some kind of nicey-nice (ph) idea. It's the difference between societies falling apart and societies getting something wonderful done." - Elizabeth Lesser

"I really enjoy learning about other people and I'm really curious about other people." - Jared Leto

"Novels are about other people and poems are about yourself" - Philip Larkin

"Everything we say about other people is really about ourselves." - Merrit Malloy

"Though liberals do a great deal of talking about hearing other points of view, it sometimes shocks them to learn that there are other points of view." - William F Buckley Jr

"I've always believed that a lot of the trouble in the world would disappear if we were talking to each other instead of about each other." - Ronald Reagan

"People are talking about sex. They're talking about sex with their husbands. They're talking about sex with their girlfriends. They're talking about sex with their partners. And because of all of this communication, women are having much more intimate relationships, which is fantastic." - E L James

"Who are we talking about? We're talking about the people that are trying to criminalize Donald Trump. We're talking about the people that are trying to impeach him. We're talking about people who are trying to via innuendo and leak and media assassination, we're dealing with people that are trying to destroy Donald Trump and his press secretary just signaled that they are serious about reaching out to these people to try to get certain things done, legislatively, like infrastructure or tax reform." - Rush Limbaugh

"We see many persons talking the most wonderfully fine things about charity and about equality and the rights of other people and all that, but it is only in theory. I was so fortunate as to find one who was able to carry theory into practice. He had the most wonderful faculty of carrying everything into practice which he thought was right." - Swami Vivekananda

"I can remember somebody once saying to me that they thought my life must be less real than these other people that they were writing about, which I found a very peculiar thing 'cos all our lives are equally real, and it's just a matter of depicting them and talking about them." - Ronald Frame



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