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Parents learn a lot from their children about coping with life.
– Muriel Spark
Parents like the idea of kids, they just don't like their kids.
– Morley Saefer
Parents must get across the idea that I love you always, but sometimes I do not love your behavior.
– Amy Vanderbilt
Parents need to fill a child's bucket of self-esteem so high that the rest of the world can't poke enough holes in it to drain it dry.
– Alvin Price
Parents usually know where a teen-age son is: he is in the family car; but they don’t know where the car is.
– Vikrant Parsai
Parents were invented to make children happy by giving them something to ignore.
– Ogden Nash
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
– John Locke
Parents? affection is best shown by their teaching their children industry and self-denial.
– Burmese Proverb
Paris is many different things to many different people, but, for me it is simply "home".
– Robert Bonhomme
Paris is worth a mass
– King Henry IV of France
paris is worth a mass.
– King Henry IV of France
Paris, a city of gaieties and pleasures, where four-fifths of the inhabitants die of grief. -- About Paris
– Nicolas Chamfort
Parrots, tortoises and redwoods live a longer life than men do; Men a longer life than dogs do; Dogs a longer life than love does.
– Edna St. Vincent Millay
Part of being sane, is being a little bit crazy.
– Janet Long
Part of courage is simple consistency.
– Peggy Noonan
Part of every misery is, so to speak, the misery's shadow or reflection: the fact that you don't merely suffer but have to keep on thinking about the fact that you suffer. I not only live each endless day in grief, but live each day thinking about living each day in grief.
– C. S. Lewis
Part of the American dream is to live long and die young. Only those Americans who are willing to die for their country are fit to live.
– Douglas MacArthur
Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that, once it is competently programmed and working smoothly, it is completely honest.
– Isaac Asimov
Part of the power of Emerson's individualism is his insistence, at crucial moments, that individualism does not mean isolation or self-sufficiency. This is not a paradox, for it is only the strong individual who can frankly concede the sometimes surprising extent of his own dependence.
– Robert D. Richardson
Part of the reason for the ugliness of adults, in a child's eyes, is that the child is usually looking upwards, and few faces are at their best when seen from below.
– George Orwell
Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.
– Mark Twain
Partake of some of life's sweet pleasures. And yes, get comfortable with yourself.
– Oprah Winfrey
Parting is all we know of heaven and all we need of hell.
– Emily Elizabeth Dickinson
Parting is all we know of heaven, and all we need of hell.
– Emily Dickenson
Party leads to vicious, corrupt and unprofitable legislation, for the sole purpose of defeating party.
– James Fenimore Cooper

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