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Definition of Folks

Folks

  1. In Anglo-Saxon times, the people of a group of townships or villages; a community; a tribe.
  2. People in general, or a separate class of people; -- generally used in the plural form, and often with a qualifying adjective; as, the old folks; poor folks.
  3. The persons of one's own family; as, our folks are all well.

Folks Quotations

Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be. - Abraham Lincoln
Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Abraham Lincoln

On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.
H. L. Mencken

If you want that good feeling that comes from doing things for other folks then you have to pay for it in abuse and misunderstanding.
Zora Neale Hurston

There are forces all around you who wish to exploit division, rob you of your freedom, and tell you what to think. But young folks can rekindle the weary spirit of a slumbering nation.
Wynton Marsalis

Whenever there's an opportunity to celebrate the written word and celebrate the folks that read the written word, and, I think, to encourage other writers to write and encourage folks to read more and get connected to it in a personal way, it's a positive thing.
Hill Harper
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Folks Translations

folks in German is Leute, Volk, Leute
folks in Italian is gente, volgo
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