Found 1,204 quotes starting with P:


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
Positive attitude is meant to give you influence over your circumstances, rather than your circumstances having influence over you. In other words, it takes you and never anyone else to decide whether or not to override your unfavourable circumstances. That also implies, it's solely up to you to feel overwhelmed or not when faced with unfavourable circumstances. So what? do imbibe a positive attitude and never a negative aspect of it. For, surely positive attitude is worth imbibing and portraying and not at all worth rejecting.
– Emeasoba George
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
– Zig Ziglar
Possession is eleven points in the law.
– Colley Cibber
Possession, it is true, crowns exertion with rest; but it is only in the illusions of fancy that it has power to charm us.
– Wilhelm von Humboldt
Possibility/impossibility is a matter of one's mindset. For, if you do think that you can, then you can & will. But, if you do think you can't, then you can't & won't.
– Emeasoba George
Possible impossibility emerges from an impossible possibility, or possibly, impossible possibility blooms from the impossibly possible impossibility.
– Dejan Stojanovic
Possible is more a matter of attitude, a matter of decision, to choose among the impossible possibilities, when one sound opportunity becomes a possible solution.
– Dejan Stojanovic
Possibly, more people kill themselves and others out of hurt vanity than out of envy, jealousy, malice or desire for revenge.
– Iris Murdoch
Possunt quia posse videntur. (They can because they think they can, from The Aeneid)
– Virgil
Post-Watergate morality, by which anything left private is taken as presumptive evidence of wrongdoing.
– Charles Krauthammer
Posterity gives every man his true value.
– Tacitus
Posterity is as likely to be wrong as anybody else.
– Heywood Broun
Posterity is as likely to be wrong as anyone else.
– Heywood Broun, Sitting on the World, 1924
Posthumous charities are the very essence of selfishness, when bequeathed by those who. when alive, would not have contributed.
– Charles Caleb Colton
Potatoes are to food what sensible shoes are to fashion.
– Linda Wells
Potter is jealous of potter, and craftsman of craftsman; and the poor have a grudge against the poor, and the poet against the poet.
– Hesiod
Pour water on a sportswriter -- instant horseshit.
– Ted Williams
Poverty in itself does not make men into a rabble; a rabble is created only when there is joined to poverty a disposition of mind, an inner indignation against the rich, against society, against the government.
– Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
Poverty is a mathematical proof of the fact that mankind is a big failure!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Poverty is a scorpion; it stings the poor and it also stings the men with high conscience who feel sad about the poverty; the rest is immune to it!
– Mehmet Murat ildan

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