Found 221 quotes starting with PR:


Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
– Warren Buffett
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 Tzu
Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
– Benjamin Franklin
Pride defeats its own end, by bringing the man who seeks esteem and reverence into contempt.
– Henry Bolingbroke
Pride does not wish to owe and vanity does not wish to pay.
– Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Pride grows in the human heart like lard on a pig.
– Alexander Solzhenitsyn, The Gulag Archipelago
Pride is a powerful narcotic, but it doesn't do much for the auto-immune system.
– Stuart Stevens
Pride is a spiritual Cancer: It eats up the very possibilty of love, or contentment, or even common sense.
– C. S. Lewis, First things First
Pride is a vice which pride itself inclines every man to find in others and overlook in himself.
– Johnson
Pride is all very well, but a sausage is a sausage
– Terry Pratchett
Pride is seldom delicate; it will please itself with very mean advantages.
– Johnson
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 Shrugged
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.
– Manu
Pride sullies the noblest character.
– Claudianus
Pride that comes from others achievements is for those with no accomplishments.
– Matthew Charles Thomas
Pride the first peer and president of hell.
– Daniel Defoe
Pride would be a lot easier to swallow if it didn't taste so bad.
– Brad Moore
Pride, envy, avarice -- these are the sparks have set on fire the souls of man.
– Alighieri Dante
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 Saunders
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 ildan
Prima la musica, poi le parole (first the music, then the words)
– Antonio Salieri, title of an opera
Prince Akeem Oh, it was a most amazing game. The Giants of New York took on the Packers of Green Bay. The Giants triumphed by kicking a pigskin ball through a big H. A most ripping victory. Cleo McDowell Son... I'm just going to tell you this one time. If you want to keep working here, stay off the drugs.
– Coming to America
Principal Any attempt to cheat, especially with my wife, who is a dirty, dirty, tramp, and I am just gonna snap.
– Billy Madison
Principal Mr. Madison, what you've just said is one of the most insanely idiotic things I have ever heard. At no point in your rambling, incoherent response were you even close to anything that could be considered a rational thought. Everyone in this room is now dumber for having listened to it. I award you no points, and may God have mercy on your soul.
– Billy Madison
Principles have no real force except when one is well fed.
– Mark Twain

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