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Posterity is as likely to be wrong as anybody else.
– Heywood Broun
Posterity is as likely to be wrong as anyone else.
– Heywood Broun, Sitting on the World, 1924
Posthumous charities are the very essence of selfishness, when bequeathed by those who. when alive, would not have contributed.
– Charles Caleb Colton
Potatoes are to food what sensible shoes are to fashion.
– Linda Wells
Potter is jealous of potter, and craftsman of craftsman; and the poor have a grudge against the poor, and the poet against the poet.
– Hesiod
Pour water on a sportswriter -- instant horseshit.
– Ted Williams
Poverty in itself does not make men into a rabble; a rabble is created only when there is joined to poverty a disposition of mind, an inner indignation against the rich, against society, against the government.
– Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
Poverty is a mathematical proof of the fact that mankind is a big failure!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Poverty is a scorpion; it stings the poor and it also stings the men with high conscience who feel sad about the poverty; the rest is immune to it!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Poverty is a veil that obscures the face of greatness. An appeal is a mask covering the face of tribulation.
– Kahlil Gibran
Poverty is a weapon of mass destruction.
– Dennis Kucinich, 2004 speech to Democratic National Convention
Poverty is not dishonourable in itself, but only when it arises from idleness, intemperance, extravagance, and folly.
– Plutarch
Poverty is not the root cause of crime.
– Rush Limbaugh
Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
– Aristotle
Poverty is the schoolmaster of character.
– Antiphanes
Poverty must have many satisfactions, else there would not be so many poor people.
– Don Herold
Poverty must not be a bar to learning and learning must offer an escape from poverty.
– Lyndon B. Johnson
Poverty of goods is easily cured poverty of the mind is irreparable.
– D. A. Battista
Poverty without debt is independence.
– Arabic Proverb
Poverty, we may say, surrounds a man with ready-made barriers, which if they do mournfully gall and hamper, do at least prescribe for him, and force on him, a sort of course and goal; a safe and beaten, though a circuitous, course. A great part of his guidance is secure against fatal error, is withdrawn from his control. The rich, again, has his whole life to guide, without goal or barrier, save of his own choosing, and, tempted, is too likely to guide it ill.
– Carlyle
Power (n) The only narcotic regulated by the SEC instead of the FDA.
– Anonymous
Power always has to be kept in check power exercised in secret, especially under the cloak of national security, is doubly dangerous.
– William Proxmire
Power always has to be kept in check; power exercised in secret, especially under the cloak of national security, is doubly dangerous.
– William Proxmire
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak and that it is doing God's service when it is violating all his laws.
– John Quincy Adams
Power consists in one's capacity to link his will with the purpose of others, to lead by reason and a gift of cooperation.
– Woodrow Wilson

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