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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 HumboldtRate it:
Possibility/Impossibility is a matter of one's mindset. For, if you often think that you can do anything, then you can and will. But, if you do think that you cannot, then you cannot and will not (period). Thus, always have a positive mindset and never a negative aspect of it. ~Emeasoba George
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
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 GeorgeRate it:
Possible impossibility emerges from an impossible possibility, or possibly, impossible possibility blooms from the impossibly possible impossibility.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
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 StojanovicRate it:
Possibly, more people kill themselves and others out of hurt vanity than out of envy, jealousy, malice or desire for revenge.
– Iris MurdochRate it:
Possunt quia posse videntur. (They can because they think they can, from The Aeneid)
– VirgilRate it:
Post-Watergate morality, by which anything left private is taken as presumptive evidence of wrongdoing.
– Charles KrauthammerRate it:
Posterity gives every man his true value.
– TacitusRate it:
Posterity is as likely to be wrong as anybody else.
– Heywood BrounRate it:
Posterity is as likely to be wrong as anyone else.
– Heywood Broun, Sitting on the World, 1924Rate it:
Posthumous charities are the very essence of selfishness, when bequeathed by those who. when alive, would not have contributed.
– Charles Caleb ColtonRate it:
Posthumously, everyone loves us. (A titre posthume, - Tout le monde nous aime.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Potatoes are to food what sensible shoes are to fashion.
– Linda WellsRate it:
Potter is jealous of potter, and craftsman of craftsman; and the poor have a grudge against the poor, and the poet against the poet.
– HesiodRate it:
Pour moi, un cheval symbolise les cinq attributs qu'un homme désire constamment: la confiance, la détermination, la potency, la puissance et la force.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Pour toute relation pour réussir, que ce soit personnel ou professionnel, votre fidélité à trois valeurs les plus importantes est un must absolu dans la vie. Ces trois valeurs sont l'honnêteté, l'intégrité et la vérité, à mon avis. Vous ne devez pas les règles pour se conformer à ces trois valeurs fondamentales qui définissent votre caractère moral et la confiance.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Pour water on a sportswriter -- instant horseshit.
– Ted WilliamsRate it:
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 HegelRate it:
Poverty is a mathematical proof of the fact that mankind is a big failure!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
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 ildanRate it:
Poverty is a veil that obscures the face of greatness. An appeal is a mask covering the face of tribulation.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
Poverty is a weapon of mass destruction.
– Dennis Kucinich, 2004 speech to Democratic National ConventionRate it:
Poverty is not a respecter of man.
– Amenorhu kwakuRate it:
Poverty is not dishonourable in itself, but only when it arises from idleness, intemperance, extravagance, and folly.
– PlutarchRate it:

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