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Predatory capitalism created a complex industrial system and an advanced technology; it permitted a considerable extension of democratic practice and fostered certain liberal values, but within limits that are now being pressed and must be overcome. It is not a fit system for the mid-twentieth century.
– Noam ChomskyRate it:
Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future.
– Niels BohrRate it:
Predictions of the future are never anything but projections of present automatic processes and procedures, that is, of occurrences that are likely to come to pass if men do not act and if nothing unexpected happens; every action, for better or worse, and every accident necessarily destroys the whole pattern in whose frame the prediction moves and where it finds its evidence.
– Hannah ArendtRate it:
Prefer loss to the wealth of dishonest gain the former vexes you for a time the latter will bring you lasting remorse.
– ChiloRate it:
Prefer loss to the wealth of dishonest gain; the former vexes you for a time; the latter will bring you lasting remorse.
– ChiloRate it:
Prejudice is a burden that confuses the past, threatens the future and renders the present inaccessible.
– Maya AngelouRate it:
Prejudice is ignorance.
– Michael JacksonRate it:
Prejudice is opinion without judgement.
– VoltaireRate it:
Prejudice is the child of ignorance.
– William HazlittRate it:
Prejudice is the conjurer of imaginary wrongs, strangling truth, overpowering reason, making strong men weak and weak men weaker. God give us the large hearted charity which "bearth all things, believe all things, hope all things, endure all things," which "thinks no evil."
– MacduffRate it:
Prejudice is the reasoning of fools.
– Author UnknownRate it:
Prejudice squints when it looks, and lies when it talks.
– Duchess de AbrantesRate it:
Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilized by education they grow there, firm as weeds among rocks.
– Charlotte BronteRate it:
Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilized by education; they grow there, firm as weeds among stones.
– Charlotte BrontëRate it:
Premenstrual Syndrome: Just before their periods women behave the way men do all the time.
– Robert A. HeinleinRate it:
Preoccupation with money is the great test of small natures, but only a small test of great ones.
– Nicolas ChamfortRate it:
Preparation is not the enemy of success, but a dear friend. Be good to yourself and the favor will return.
– Samuel CunninghamRate it:
Prepare your mind to receive the best that life has to offer.
– Ernest HolmesRate it:
Prepare yourself for the world, as the athletes used to do for their exercise; oil your mind and your manners, to give them the necessary suppleness and flexibility; strength alone will not do.
– Earl of ChesterfieldRate it:
Prepare yourself for when the water comes up to your knees.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
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– Alec FlettRate it:
Present your religion to a little child, set him in the midst of those who profess it. If it frightens him, and freezes the smiles on his lips, then whatever sort of religion it is, it is not Christianity.
– UnknownRate it:
Present-moment living, getting in touch with your now, is at the heart of effective living. When you think about it, there really is no other moment you can live. Now is all there is, and the future is just another present moment to live when it arrives. One thing is certain, you cannot live it until it does appear.
– Wayne DyerRate it:
Preserving health by too severe a rule is a worrisome malady.
– Francois de La RochefoucauldRate it:
President Obama smoked so much pot in college he never learned to spell. Which is why he's confusing the word "ruining" the country with "running" the country.
– Kilburn HallRate it:

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