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Providence protects children and idiots. I know because I have tested it.
– Mark Twain
Prudence and compromise are necessary means, but every man should have an impudent end which he will not compromise.
– Charles Horton Cooley
Prudence which degenerates into timidity is very seldom the path to safety.
– Edgar Algernon Robert Cecil
Prudent people are very happy 'tis an exceeding fine thing, that's certain, but I was born without it, and shall retain to my day of Death the Humour of saying what I think.
– Mary Wortley Montagu
Psychiatry enables us to correct our faults by confessing our parents' shortcomings.
– Laurence J. Peter
Psychiatry is the care of the id by the odd.
– Unknown
Psychoanalysis is an attempt to examine a person's self-justifications. Hence it can be undertaken only with the patient's cooperation and can succeed only when the patient has something to gain by abandoning or modifying his system of self-justification.
– Thomas Szasz
Psychoanalysis is confession without absolution.
– G.K. Chesterton
Psychoanalysis is that mental illnes for which it regards itself a therapy.
– Karl Kraus
Psychoanalysts are father confessors who like to listen to the sins of the father as well.
– Karl Kraus
Public and private food in America has become eatable, here and there extremely good. Only the fried potatoes go unchanged, as deadly as before.
– Luigi Barzini
Public confidence in the integrity of the Government is indispensable to faith in democracy and when we lose faith in the system, we have lost faith in everything we fight and spend for.
– Adlai E. Jr. Stevenson
Public confidence in the integrity of the Government is indispensable to faith in democracy; and when we lose faith in the system, we have lost faith in everything we fight and spend for.
– Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.
Public is a good expert on making bad mistakes!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Public speaking is done in the public tongue, the national or tribal language; and the language of our tribe is the men's language. Of course women learn it. We're not dumb. If you can tell Margaret Thatcher from Ronald Reagan, or Indira Gandhi from General Somoza, by anything they say, tell me how. This is a man's world, so it talks a man's language.
– Ursula K. Le Guin
Public speaking is very easy.
– Dan Quayle
Publicity in women is detestable. Anonymity runs in their blood. The desire to be veiled still possesses them. They are not even now as concerned about the health of their fame as men are, and, speaking generally, will pass a tombstone or a signpost without feeling an irresistible desire to cut their names on it.
– Virginia Woolf
Publicity is the life of this culture. Without publicity capitalism could not survive and at the same time publicity is its dream.
– John Berger
Publish and be damned!
– Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington, Attributed; when the courtesan Harriette Wilson threatened to publish her memoirs and his
Publishing a volume of verse is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo.
– Don Marquis
Punctuality is the thief of time.
– Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde
Punctuality is the virtue of the bored.
– Evelyn Waugh
Punishment is justice for the unjust.
– Augustine of Hippo
Punishment is not for revenge, but to lessen crime and reform the criminal.
– Elizabeth Fry, Journal entry
Purchase not friends by gifts when thou ceasest to give, such will cease to love.
– Thomas Fuller

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