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Press close bare-bosomed night -- press close magnetic nourishing night! Night of south winds! night of the large few stars! Still nodding night! mad naked summer night.
– Walt Whitman
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Press no further with hate.
– Virgil
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Pressure? This is just a football match. When you do not know how to feed your children, that is pressure.
– Jose Luis Chilavert, Goal keeper for Paraguay, said during France 98 World Cup (soccer/football)
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Presumption means nothing more than as stated by Lord Mansfield, the weighing of probabilities, and deciding, by the powers of common sense, on which side the truth is.
– Sir William Draper
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Pretend that every single person you meet has a sign around his or her neck that says, Make me feel important. Not only will you succeed in sales, you will succeed in life.
– Mary Kay Ash
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Pretense cannot sustain blind power.
– Dejan Stojanovic
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Pretty much all the honest truth-telling there is in the world is done by children.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
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Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
– Warren Buffett
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Pride attaches undue importance to the superiority of one's status in the eyes of others And shame is fear of humiliation at one's inferior status in the estimation of others. When one sets his heart on being highly esteemed, and achieves such rating, then he is automatically involved in fear of losing his status.
– Lao Tzu
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Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
– Benjamin Franklin
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Pride defeats its own end, by bringing the man who seeks esteem and reverence into contempt.
– Henry Bolingbroke
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Pride does not wish to owe and vanity does not wish to pay.
– Francois De La Rochefoucauld
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Pride grows in the human heart like lard on a pig.
– Alexander Solzhenitsyn, The Gulag Archipelago
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Pride is a powerful narcotic, but it doesn't do much for the auto-immune system.
– Stuart Stevens
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Pride is a spiritual Cancer: It eats up the very possibilty of love, or contentment, or even common sense.
– C. S. Lewis, First things First
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Pride is a vice which pride itself inclines every man to find in others and overlook in himself.
– Johnson
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Pride is all very well, but a sausage is a sausage
– Terry Pratchett
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Pride is seldom delicate; it will please itself with very mean advantages.
– Johnson
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Pride is the recognition of the fact that you are your own highest value and, like all of man's values, it has to be earned.
– Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged
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Pride not thyself on thy religious works, Give to the poor, but talk not of thy gifts: By pride religious merit melts away, The merit of thy alms, by ostentation.
– Manu
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Pride sullies the noblest character.
– Claudianus
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Pride that comes from others achievements is for those with no accomplishments.
– Matthew Charles Thomas
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Pride the first peer and president of hell.
– Daniel Defoe
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Pride would be a lot easier to swallow if it didn't taste so bad.
– Brad Moore
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Pride, envy, avarice -- these are the sparks have set on fire the souls of man.
– Alighieri Dante
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