Found 228 quotes starting with PR:

Presumption means nothing more than as stated by Lord Mansfield, the weighing of probabilities, and deciding, by the powers of common sense, on which side the truth is.
– Sir William DraperRate it:
Pretend that every single person you meet has a sign around his or her neck that says, Make me feel important. Not only will you succeed in sales, you will succeed in life.
– Mary Kay AshRate it:
Pretense cannot sustain blind power.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
Pretty much all the honest truth-telling there is in the world is done by children.
– Oliver Wendell HolmesRate it:
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
– Warren BuffettRate it:
Pride attaches undue importance to the superiority of one's status in the eyes of others And shame is fear of humiliation at one's inferior status in the estimation of others. When one sets his heart on being highly esteemed, and achieves such rating, then he is automatically involved in fear of losing his status.
– Lao TzuRate it:
Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
– Benjamin FranklinRate it:
Pride defeats its own end, by bringing the man who seeks esteem and reverence into contempt.
– Henry BolingbrokeRate it:
Pride does not wish to owe and vanity does not wish to pay.
– Francois De La RochefoucauldRate it:
Pride grows in the human heart like lard on a pig.
– Alexander Solzhenitsyn, The Gulag ArchipelagoRate it:
Pride is a powerful narcotic, but it doesn't do much for the auto-immune system.
– Stuart StevensRate it:
Pride is a spiritual Cancer: It eats up the very possibilty of love, or contentment, or even common sense.
– C. S. Lewis, First things FirstRate it:
Pride is a vice which pride itself inclines every man to find in others and overlook in himself.
– JohnsonRate it:
Pride is all very well, but a sausage is a sausage
– Terry PratchettRate it:
Pride is seldom delicate; it will please itself with very mean advantages.
– JohnsonRate it:
Pride is the recognition of the fact that you are your own highest value and, like all of man's values, it has to be earned.
– Ayn Rand, Atlas ShruggedRate it:
Pride not thyself on thy religious works, Give to the poor, but talk not of thy gifts: By pride religious merit melts away, The merit of thy alms, by ostentation.
– ManuRate it:
Pride sullies the noblest character.
– ClaudianusRate it:
Pride that comes from others achievements is for those with no accomplishments.
– Matthew Charles ThomasRate it:
Pride the first peer and president of hell.
– Daniel DefoeRate it:
Pride would be a lot easier to swallow if it didn't taste so bad.
– Brad MooreRate it:
Pride, envy, avarice -- these are the sparks have set on fire the souls of man.
– Alighieri DanteRate it:
Pride, like laudanun and other poisonous medicines, is beneficial in small, though injurious in large quantities. No man who is not pleased with himself, even in a personal sense, can please others.
– Frederick SaundersRate it:
Priest is a fisherman and Holy Book is a fishook. We either refuse to be a fish or we burn in the frying pan of irrationality!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Prima la musica, poi le parole (first the music, then the words)
– Antonio Salieri, title of an operaRate it:

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