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Possible is more a matter of attitude, a matter of decision, to choose among the impossible possibilities, when one sound opportunity becomes a possible solution.
– Dejan Stojanovic
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Possibly, more people kill themselves and others out of hurt vanity than out of envy, jealousy, malice or desire for revenge.
– Iris Murdoch
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Possunt quia posse videntur. (They can because they think they can, from The Aeneid)
– Virgil
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Post-Watergate morality, by which anything left private is taken as presumptive evidence of wrongdoing.
– Charles Krauthammer
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Posterity gives every man his true value.
– Tacitus
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Posterity is as likely to be wrong as anybody else.
– Heywood Broun
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Posterity is as likely to be wrong as anyone else.
– Heywood Broun, Sitting on the World, 1924
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Posthumous charities are the very essence of selfishness, when bequeathed by those who. when alive, would not have contributed.
– Charles Caleb Colton
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Potatoes are to food what sensible shoes are to fashion.
– Linda Wells
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Potter is jealous of potter, and craftsman of craftsman; and the poor have a grudge against the poor, and the poet against the poet.
– Hesiod
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Pour water on a sportswriter -- instant horseshit.
– Ted Williams
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Poverty in itself does not make men into a rabble; a rabble is created only when there is joined to poverty a disposition of mind, an inner indignation against the rich, against society, against the government.
– Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
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Poverty is a mathematical proof of the fact that mankind is a big failure!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Poverty is a scorpion; it stings the poor and it also stings the men with high conscience who feel sad about the poverty; the rest is immune to it!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Poverty is a veil that obscures the face of greatness. An appeal is a mask covering the face of tribulation.
– Kahlil Gibran
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Poverty is a weapon of mass destruction.
– Dennis Kucinich, 2004 speech to Democratic National Convention
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Poverty is not dishonourable in itself, but only when it arises from idleness, intemperance, extravagance, and folly.
– Plutarch
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Poverty is not the root cause of crime.
– Rush Limbaugh
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Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
– Aristotle
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Poverty is the schoolmaster of character.
– Antiphanes
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Poverty must have many satisfactions, else there would not be so many poor people.
– Don Herold
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Poverty must not be a bar to learning and learning must offer an escape from poverty.
– Lyndon B. Johnson
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Poverty of goods is easily cured poverty of the mind is irreparable.
– D. A. Battista
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Poverty without debt is independence.
– Arabic Proverb
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Poverty, we may say, surrounds a man with ready-made barriers, which if they do mournfully gall and hamper, do at least prescribe for him, and force on him, a sort of course and goal; a safe and beaten, though a circuitous, course. A great part of his guidance is secure against fatal error, is withdrawn from his control. The rich, again, has his whole life to guide, without goal or barrier, save of his own choosing, and, tempted, is too likely to guide it ill.
– Carlyle
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