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Prove all things hold fast that which is good.
– Bible
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Prove all things; hold fast that which is good.
– Bible, New Testament, I Thessalonians
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Proverbs are in the world of thought what gold coin is in the world of business - great value in small compass, and equally current among all people. Sometimes the proverb may be false, the coin counterfeit, but in both cases the false proves the value of the true.
– D. March
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Proverbs are the literature of reason, or the statements of absolute truth, without qualification. Like the sacred books of each nation, they are the sanctuary of its intuitions.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Providence has hidden a charm in difficult undertakings which is appreciated only by those who dare to grapple with them.
– Anne-Sophie Swetchine
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Providence has nothing good or high in store for one who does not resolutely aim at something high or good. A purpose is the eternal condition of success.
– T. T. Munger
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Providence protects children and idiots. I know because I have tested it.
– Mark Twain
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Provoking Thought & Inspiring the Imagination
– Erica Hargreave
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Prudence and compromise are necessary means, but every man should have an impudent end which he will not compromise.
– Charles Horton Cooley
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Prudence which degenerates into timidity is very seldom the path to safety.
– Edgar Algernon Robert Cecil
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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
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Psychiatry enables us to correct our faults by confessing our parents' shortcomings.
– Laurence J. Peter
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Psychiatry is the care of the id by the odd.
– Unknown
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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
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Psychoanalysis is confession without absolution.
– G.K. Chesterton
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Psychoanalysis is that mental illnes for which it regards itself a therapy.
– Karl Kraus
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Psychoanalysts are father confessors who like to listen to the sins of the father as well.
– Karl Kraus
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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
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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
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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.
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Public is a good expert on making bad mistakes!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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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
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Public speaking is very easy.
– Dan Quayle
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Public virtue is the vital spirit of republics, and history proves that when this has decayed and the love of money has usurped its place, although the forms of free government may remain for a season, the substance has departed forever.
– James Buchanan
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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
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