Wise Sayings: Letter P

  • Pride
  • Opportunity
  • Beauty
  • Wisdom
  • Luck
  • Friendship
  • Self-reliance
  • Revolution
  • Conscience
  • Attitude
  • Children
  • Truth
  • The conduct of life
  • Journeys
  • Permanence and change

  • Unknown
  • Ben Franklin
  • Jonathan Swift
  • Sir Leslie Stephen
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Miguel de Cervantes
  • Aesop
  • R Forby
  • Desiderius Erasmus
  • Sir Thomas More
  • J Bridges
  • James Ray
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • William Hone
  • John Heywood

  • Chinese
  • Latin Proverb
  • Egyptian
  • Iranian
  • Italian
  • French Proverb
  • Filipino
  • African proverb
  • English
  • French
  • Vietnamese
  • Samoan
  • Scottish Proverb
  • English Proverb
  • Indonesian

  • Qoutes: P [P 1] [P 2] [P 3] [P 4] [P 5] [P 6] [P 7] [P 8] [P 9] [P 10] [P 11] [P 12]

    Wise Sayings


    Paddle together, bail, paddle; paddle, bail; paddle towards the land.

    Source: Hawaiian
    Pain is forgotten where gain comes.
    Source: American Proverb
    Pain mingles with pleasure.

    Source: Latin
    Pain of mind is worse than pain of body.

    Source: Latin
    Pain past is pleasure.

    Source: Latin
    Painless poverty is better than embittered wealth.

    Source: Greek
    Painted flowers have no odour.

    Source: Dutch
    Paintings and fightings are best seen at a distance.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    Paper and ink and little justice.

    Source: Spanish
    Paper bears anything.

    Source: French
    Paper can't wrap up a fire.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Paper does not blush.

    Source: Italian
    Parents can give everything but common sense.

    Source: Yiddish
    Parents who are afraid to put their foot down usually have children who step on their toes.

    Category: Family Source: Chinese Proverb
    Paris was not built in a day.

    Source: French
    Parsley seed goes nine times to the Devil.

    Source: French
    Part with your head, but not with your secret.

    Source: Kurdish
    Parting is such sweet sorrow.

    Source: Kurdish
    Parting is such sweet sorrow.
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Pass the bridge that your kinsmen have passed.

    Source: Azerbaijani
    Patience and the mulberry leaf become a silk robe.
    Source: Chinese
    Patience is a bitter plant, but it has sweet fruit.

    Source: Chinese
    Patience is a plaister for all sores.
    Source: Chinese
    Patience is a virtue.
    Author: Unknown
    Patience is beautiful.
    Source: Arabic Proverb
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