Found 1,267 quotes starting with P:

Perhaps the only true dignity of man is his capacity to despise himself.
– George SantayanaRate it:
Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers.
– William CobbettRate it:
Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin impatience. Because of impatience we are driven out of Paradise because of impatience we cannot return.
– Franz KafkaRate it:
Perhaps this is our strange and haunting paradox here in America -- that we are fixed and certain only when we are in movement.
– Thomas WolfeRate it:
Perhaps too much of everything is as bad as too little.
– Edna FerberRate it:
Perhaps violence, like pornography, is some kind of an evolutionary standby system, a last-resort device for throwing a wild joker into the game?
– J. G. BallardRate it:
Perhaps we are wiser, less foolish and more far-seeing than we were two hundred years ago. But we are still imperfect in all these things, and since the turn of the century it has been remarked that neither wisdom nor virtue have increased as rapidly as the need for both.
– Joseph Wood KrutchRate it:
Perhaps we cannot prevent this world from being a world in which children are tortured. But we can reduce the number of tortured children. And if you dont help us, who else in the world can help us do this?
– Albert CamusRate it:
Perhaps when we find ourselves wanting everything, it is because we are dangerously close to wanting nothing.
– Sylvia PlathRate it:
Perhaps you do not understand me because you do not love me.
– West African proverbRate it:
Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had merely been detected.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Perhaps, on the whole, embarrassment and perplexity are a kind of natural accompaniment to life and movement; and it is better to be driven out of your senses with thinking which of two things you ought to do than to do nothing whatever, and be utterly uninteresting to all the world.
– Margaret Oliphant OliphantRate it:
Periods of tranquility are seldom prolific of creative achievement. Mankind has to be stirred up.
– Alfred North WhiteheadRate it:
Periods of tranquillity are seldom prolific of creative achievement. Mankind has to be stirred up.
– Alfred North WhiteheadRate it:
Perl - The only language that looks the same before and after RSA encryption.
– Keith BosticRate it:
Permissiveness is the principle of treating children as if they were adults and the tactic of making sure they never reach that stage.
– H Hahn BlavatskyRate it:
Permissiveness is the principle of treating children as if they were adults; and the tactic of making sure they never reach that stage.
– Thomas SzaszRate it:
Permit no man to be a king and permit also no man to be a slave!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business, is only to be sustained by perpetual neglect of many other things.
– Robert Louis StephensonRate it:
Perpetual inspiration is as necessary to the life of goodness, holiness and happiness as perpetual respiration is necessary to animal life.
– Andrew Bonar LawRate it:
Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier.
– Colin PowellRate it:
Perpetual worry will get you to one place ahead of time - the cemetery.
– Author UnknownRate it:
Perplexity is the beginning of a new way.
– Sir Kristian Goldmund AumannRate it:
Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
Perry Brass is a pioneer of gay literature," ForeWord Magazine
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