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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:
President Reagan was elected on the promise of getting government off the backs of the people and now he demands that government wrap itself around the waists of the people.
– Ralph NaderRate it:
Presidents don't do it to their wives. They do it to their country.
– Mel BrooksRate it:
Presidents quickly realize that while a single act might destroy the world they live in, no one single decision can make life suddenly better or can turn history around for good.
– Lyndon B. JohnsonRate it:
Press any key... no, no, no, NOT THAT ONE
– AnonymousRate it:
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 WhitmanRate it:
Press no further with hate.
– VirgilRate it:
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)Rate it:
Presume that people don't know and, therefore, inform them, so that knowledge is shared. Presuming knowledge, when absent, just furthers ignorance.
– Dudley SharpRate it:
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 DraperRate it:
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 AshRate it:
Pretense cannot sustain blind power.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
Pretty much all the honest truth-telling there is in the world is done by children.
– Oliver Wendell HolmesRate it:
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
– Warren BuffettRate it:
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 TzuRate it:
Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
– Benjamin FranklinRate it:
Pride defeats its own end, by bringing the man who seeks esteem and reverence into contempt.
– Henry BolingbrokeRate it:
Pride does not wish to owe and vanity does not wish to pay.
– Francois De La RochefoucauldRate it:
Pride grows in the human heart like lard on a pig.
– Alexander Solzhenitsyn, The Gulag ArchipelagoRate it:
Pride is a powerful narcotic, but it doesn't do much for the auto-immune system.
– Stuart StevensRate it:
Pride is a spiritual Cancer: It eats up the very possibilty of love, or contentment, or even common sense.
– C. S. Lewis, First things FirstRate it:
Pride is a vice which pride itself inclines every man to find in others and overlook in himself.
– JohnsonRate it:

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