Suffering is permanent, obscure and dark, And shares the nature of infinity.
Permanent success cannot be achieved except by incessant intellectual labour, always inspired by the ideal.
The United Nations' founders understood that decisions affecting war and peace should happen only by consensus, and with America's consent, the veto by Security Council permanent members was enshrined in the United Nations Charter. The profound wisdom of this has underpinned the stability of international relations for decades.
Violence as a way of achieving racial justice is both impractical and immoral. I am not unmindful of the fact that violence often brings about momentary results. Nations have frequently won their independence in battle. But in spite of temporary victories, violence never brings permanent peace.
Our difficulties of the moment must always be dealt with somehow, but our permanent difficulties are difficulties of every moment.
I don't believe you ever get closure on anything. Things leave a permanent mark on you.
You can always tell a real friend: when you've made a fool of yourself he doesn't feel you've done a permanent job.
Scratch a dog and you'll find a permanent job.
Permanent — quotes and aphorisms
Nothing is permanent in this wicked world — not even our troubles.
There is nothing permanent except change.
Success and failure are both part of life. Both are not permanent.