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Peace won by the compromise of principles is a short-lived achievement.
– Author Unknown
Peace, above all things, is to be desired, but blood must sometimes be spilled to obtain it on equable and lasting terms.
– Andrew Jackson
Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations entangling alliances with none.
– Thomas Jefferson
Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations; entangling alliances with none.
– Thomas Jefferson
Peace, peace! he is not dead, he doth not sleep -- he hath awakened from the dream of life -- 'Tis we, who lost in stormy visions, keep with phantoms an unprofitable strife.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley
Peaceful and kind one monk is more valuable than violent and rude ten thousand men!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Peeling an apple with a sword is not something original; it is vulgar!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Penicillin was indeed the product of accidental discovery, but the discovery was made, and the knowledge developed, because certain scientists had definite goals in mind. "Chance," Pastuer wrote, "favors only the prepared mind." The mind must be prepared not only by scientific training and technological know-how, but also by the awareness of social needs.
– Saturday Review
Penny wise, pound foolish.
– Robert Burton
Pentesting is not a technique, it's a skill. A technique is obtained through knowledge, A skill is obtained through practice.
– Rafay Baloch
Pentiums melt in your PC, not in your hand.
– Anonymous
People always ask how Tina (Rinaldi) and I ended up with the nicknames Pebbles and Bam-Bam, and, I tell them that during our college years the nicknames were perfect and we have Danny (D'Angelo) to thank for them.
– John McNerney
People always call it luck when you've acted more sensibly than they have.
– Anne Tyler
People and things do not upset us, rather we upset ourselves by believing that they can upset us.
– Albert Ellis, founder of Rational Emotive Therapy
People are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
– Abraham Lincoln
People are afraid of immortality because they believe they won't find something to do and will get bored! What to do if we become immortal? We can just walk! It is better than dying!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
People are always asking couples whose marriage has endured at least a quarter of a century for their secret for success. Actually, it is no secret at all. I am a forgiving woman. Long ago, I forgave my husband for not being Paul Newman.
– Erma Bombeck
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them.
– George Bernard Shaw
People are always ready to admit a man's ability after he gets there.
– Bob Robert Alan Edwards
People are changed, not by coercion or intimidation, but by example.
– Author Unknown
People are constantly clamoring for the joy of life. As for me, I find the joy of life in the hard and cruel battle of life -- to learn something is a joy to me.
– August Strindberg
People are difficult to govern because they have too much knowledge.
– Lao Tzu
People are far more sincere and good-humored at speeding their parting guests than on meeting them.
– Anton Chekhov
People are fed up with the various camps, they want to unite.
– Naftali Bennett
People are getting smarter nowadays; they are letting lawyers, instead of their conscience, be their guide.
– Will Rogers

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