People Of The River

Cooling off in the Singapore River

Chong Fah Cheong sculpture - Cooling off in the Singapore River

On the left of Cavenagh Bridge, on the Singapore River, is a “First Generation”
Sculpture  by Chong Fah Cheong, which freezes the motion of a group of five
naked boys diving off the bridge and going for a swim -
an impossible sight in Singapore today

Art is the most beautiful of lies. - Claude Debussy

Superior people never make long visits. - Marianne Moore

I drink to make other people interesting. - Groucho Marx

Strong people don't need strong leaders. - Ella Baker

There are not many Irish people playing tennis. - Goran Ivanisevic

Was there a bird for the souls of people like me? - Ruta Sepetys

In heaven all the interesting people are missing. - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

The art of being wise is knowing what to overlook. - William James

I feel a lot of people listen to what I have to say. - Donald Trump

Organized people are just too lazy to look for things. - Unknown

The art of government is the organization of idolatry. - George Bernard Shaw

A classic is a book which people praise and don't read. - Mark Twain

More people are ruined by victory, I imagine, than be defeat. - Eleanor Roosevelt

People tend to forget their duties but remember their rights. - Indira Gandhi

Genealogy: Tracing yourself back to people better than you are. - John G. Pollard

Only ugly people need manners. The pretty can get away with anything. - Evelyn Waugh

Plenty of people wish to become devout, but no one wishes to be humble. - Joseph Addison

Most people ignore most poetry because most poetry ignores most people. - Adrian Mitchell

A great many people think that polysyllables are a sign of intelligence. - Barbara Walters

The art of life is to know how to enjoy a little and to endure very much. - William Hazlitt

Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive. - Thomas C Haliburton

Life is never boring, but some people choose to be bored. Boredom is a choice. - Wayne W. Dyer

There seem to be two main types of people in the world, crosswords and sudokus. - Rebecca McKinsey

My sheer existence is like a political act to a lot of people. It's not to me. - Grimes

The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease. - Voltaire

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. - Scott Adams

The grinding of the intellect is for most people as painful as a dentist's drill. - Leonard Woolf

Our business in life is not to get ahead of other people, but to get ahead of ourselves. - Maltbie D. Matlock

I believe that sex is a beautiful thing between two people. Between five, it's fantastic. - Woody Allen

Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it. - E.B. White

I tend to play mostly villains and twisted people. Unsavory guys. I think it's my face, the way I look. - Christopher Walken

Ethics is in origin the art of recommending to others the sacrifices required for cooperation with oneself. - Bertrand Russell

Wrestlers are a little more dedicated than, and are different from, the other people, which may be strange. - Dan Gable

I've never been married, but I tell people I'm divorced so they won't think something is wrong with me. - Elayne Boosler

I've learned that people will seldom let you down if they understand that your destiny is in their hands, and vice versa. - Harvey Mackay

I sometimes wish that people would put a little more emphasis upon the observance of the law than they do upon its enforcement. - Calvin Coolidge

You don't have to say everything to be a light. Sometimes a fire built on a hill will bring interested people to your campfire. - Shannon L. Alder

The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts. - Bertrand Russell

When enough people care about autism or diabetes or global warming, it helps everyone, even if only a tiny fraction actively participate. - Seth Godin

Be yourself no matter what other people think. God made you the way you are for a reason. Besides, an original is always worth more than a copy! - Unknown


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