P 共 88 條
1. Paddle your own canoe.
2. Pain is forgotten where gain follows.
3. Pardoning the bad is injuring the good.
4. Patience and application will carry us through.
5. Patience is a flower that grows not in everyone's garden.
6. Patience is a plaster for all sores.
7. Patience is a virtue.
8. Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
9. Patience is the best remedy (or medicine).
10. Pardon is the most glorious revenge.
11. Patience, time, and money overcome everything.
12. Pay somebody back in his own coin.
13. Peace on earth and good will towards men.
14. Peace with sword in hand, 'tis safest making.
15. Pen and ink is wit's plough.
16. Penny and penny laid up will be many.
17. Penny saved is a penny earned.
18. Penny wise and pound foolish.
19. People do not lack strength; they lack will.
20. People throw stones only at trees with fruit on them.
21. People who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones.
22. Perseverance is failing nineteen times and succeeding the twentieth.
23. Perseverance is vital to success.
24. Pigs might fly.
25. Pitchers/Walls have ears.
26. Pity is akin to love.
27. Plants of learning must be watered with the rain of tears.
28. Pleasant hours fly fast.
29. Pleasing everybody is pleasing nobody.
30. Pleasure has a sting in its tail.
31. Plenty is no plague.
32. Poetry is simply the most beautiful, impressive and widely effective mode of saying things,
and hence its importance.
33. Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world.
34. Politeness costs nothing and gains everything.
35. Politeness is to do and say the kindest thing in the kindest way.
36. Poor men's words have little weight.
37. Poverty breeds strife.
38. Power corrupts; absolute power corrupts absolutely.
39. Poverty is apain, but no disgrace.
40. Poverty is no shame, laziness is.
41. Poverty is no sin.
42. Poverty is not a shame, but the being ashamed of it is.
43. Poverty is not a sufficient cause of disgrace, but poverty without resolution to help oneself is
44. Poverty is stranger to industry.
45. Poverty is the mother of all arts.
46. Poverty is the mother of health.
47. Poverty is the reward of idleness.
48. Poverty is the root of all evils.
49. Poverty on an old man's back is a heavy burden.
50. Poverty shows us who are our friends and who are our enemies.
51. Poverty tries friends.
52. Practice is better than precept.
53. Practice makes perfect.
54. Practice what you preach.
55. Praise is not pudding.
56. Praise makes good men better and bad men worse.
57. Praise no man till he is dead.
58. Preachers can talk but never teach, unless they practice what they preach.
59. Prepare for a rain day.
60. Prevention is better than cure.
61. Pride and grace dwelt never in one place.
62. Pride apes humility.
63. Pride goes before a fall. (or destruction).
64. Pride get before, and shame cometh after.
65. Pride may lurk under a threadbare cloak.
66. Pride must be pinched.
67. Pride will have a fall.
68. Procrastination is the thief of time.
69. Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow.
70. Promise is debt.
71. Promise little but do much.
72. Prosperity discovers vices and adversity virtues.
73. 80. Prosperity gains (or makes) friends, and adversity tries them.
74. Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
75. Proverbs are the cream of a nation's thought.
76. Proverbs are the wisdom of the ages.
77. Prove thy friends ere thou have need.
78. Provide for the worst, the best will save itself.
81. Punctuality is the soul of business.
82. Purpose supposes foresight.
83. Put money aside for a rainy day.
84. Put not your hand between the bark and the tree.
85. Put (or Lay or Set) one's shoulder to the wheel.
86. Put the cart before the horse.
87. Put the saddle on the right horse.
88. Put the shoe on the right foot.