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People who've had happy childhoods are wonderful, but they're bland... An unhappy childhood compels you to use your imagination to create a world in which you can be happy. Use your old grief. That's the gift you're given.
– Baron Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett
People will accept your ideas much more readily if you tell them Benjamin Franklin said it first.
– David H. Comins
People will believe anything. They will believe it because they want it to be true, or because they are afraid it is.
– Terry Goodkind
People will buy anything that is one to a customer.
– Sinclair Lewis
People will frighten you about a graduation....They use words you don't hear often... 'And we wish you Godspeed.' It is a warning, Godpeed. It means you are no longer welcome here at these prices.
– Bill Cosby
People will listen a great deal more patiently while you explain your mistakes than when you explain your successes.
– Wilbur N. Nesbit
People wish to be settled. It is only as far as they are unsettled that there is any hope for them.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
People with bad consciences always fear the judgement of children.
– Mary McCarthy
People with clenched fists can not shake hands.
– Indira Nehru Gandhi
People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest.
– Hermann Hesse
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
– Earl Nightingale
People with integrity do what they say they are going to do. Others have excuses.
– Dr. Laura Schlessinger
People without imagination are beginning to tire of the importance attached to comfort, to culture, to leisure, to all that destroys imagination. This means that people are not really tired of comfort, culture and leisure, but of the use to which they are
– Raoul Vaneigem
People would never fall in love if they had not heard love talked about.
– La Rochefoucauld
People you care about leaving you with hurtful goodbyes are more likely to be a means to an end, but not the end themselves.
– The Omani Shed
People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed, and redeemed; never throw out anyone.
– Audrey Hepburn
People, like nails, lose their effectiveness when they lose direction and begin to bend.
– Walter Savage Landor
Perception is strong and sight weak. In strategy it is important to see distant things as if they were close and to take a distanced view of close things.
– Miyamoto Musashi
Perception is strong, sight is weak.
– Miyamoto Musashi, "A Book of Five Rings"
Perception without awareness is the culprit that leads to confusion.Awareness without action is the culprit that leads to stagnation.Action without commitment is the culprit that leads to frustration.
– Brandon A. Trean
Perchance, he for whom this bell tolls may be so ill, as that he knows not it tolls for him...
– John Donne
PereŇ£ii au culoarea cameleonului...
– Madda Holda
Perfect as the wing of a bird may be, it will never enable the bird to fly if unsupported by the air. Facts are the air of science. Without them a man of science can never rise.
– Ivan Pavlov
Perfect freedom is as necessary to the health and vigor of commerce as it is to the health and vigor of citizenship.
– Patrick Henry
Perfect happiness I believe was never intended by the deity to be the lot of any one of his creatures in this world; but that he has very much put in our power the nearness of our approaches to it, is what I as stedfastly believe.
– Thomas Jefferson

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