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Poor fellow, he suffers from files.
– Aneurin Bevan
Poor human nature, what horrible crimes have been committed in thy name!
– Emma Goldman
Poor is the man who does not know his own intrinsic worth and tends to measure everything by relative value. A man of financial wealth who values himself by his financial net worth is poorer than a poor man who values himself by his intrinsic self worth.
– Sidney Madwed
Poor is the man whose pleasures depend on the permission of another.
– Madonna
Poor little Foal of an oppressed race! I love the languid patience of thy face.
– Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Poor little men, poor little cocks! As soon as they're old enough, they swell their plumage to be conquerors. If they only knew that it's enough to be just a little bit wounded and sad in order to obtain everything without fighting for it.
– Jean Anouilh
Poor Mexico - so far from God and so close to the United States.
– Porfirio Diaz, Biography of Porfirio Diaz
Poor, dear, silly Spring, preparing her annual surprise!
– Wallace Stevens
Poorly written novels--no matter how pious and edifying the behavior of the characters--are not good in themselves and are therefore not really edifying.
– Flannery O'Connor
Pop artists deal with the lowly trivia of possessions and equipment that the present generation is lugging along with it on its safari into the future.
– J. G. Ballard
Popular art is normally decried as vulgar by the cultivated people of its time; then it loses favor with its original audience as a new generation grows up; then it begins to merge into the softer lighting of quaint, and cultivated people become interested in it, and finally it begins to take on the archaic dignity of the primitive.
– Northrop Frye
Popular Christianity has for its emblem a gibbet, for its chief sensation a sanginary execution after torture, for its central mystery is an insane vengeance bought off by a trumpery expiation. But there is a nobler and profounder Christianity which affirms the sacred mystery of equality and forbids the glaring futility and folly of vengeance.
– George Bernard Shaw
Popular opinion is the greatest lie in the world.
– Thomas Carlyle
Popular opinions, on subjects not palpable to sense, are often true, but seldom or never the whole truth.
– John Stuart Mill
Popularity comes from allowing yourself to be bored by people while pretending to enjoy it.
– Karol Newlin
Popularity is exhausting. The life of the party almost always winds up in a corner with an overcoat over him.
– Wilson Mizner
Popularity is neither fame nor greatness.
– William Hazlitt, on the Pleasure of Hating
Popularity is not an indication of quality.
– Vanna Bonta
Popularity is the one insult I have never suffered.
– Oscar Wilde
Popularity It is glory's small change.
– Victor Hugo
Por la corrupciĆ³n del lenguaje empiezan otras muchas corrupciones..." "By the corruption of language many other corruptions begin ...
– Andres Bello
Pornography is about dominance. Erotica is about mutuality.
– Gloria Steinem
Porque el miedo, sin ser Dios, suele hacer algo de nada. (Fear can, though it is not God, create something from nothing.)
– Caspar de Aguilar
Portraying true love towards all & sundry is be-all and end-all i.e. it's a life style/attitude that is of greater importance than any other life style/attitude/action. Have you been portraying true love towards all & sundry?
– Emeasoba George
Pose your questions to people and you will get countless useless answers.
– Dejan Stojanovic

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