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Once you permit those who are convinced of their own superior rightness to censor and silence and suppress those who hold contrary opinions, just at that moment the citadel has been surrendered. For the American citadel is a man. Not man in general. Not man in the abstract. Not the majority of men. But man. That man. His worth. His uniqueness.
– Archibald MacLeishRate it:
Once you realize that you can't in them all, you start choosing your battles wisely - so that you will win the big war. You can do this smartly by first dropping those which have little to no long term consequences, and then weighing out the benefits versus costs if you must fight any battles at all. Nonetheless, at some stage in life you also begin to appreciate that the purpose of your life is way above and beyond these fighting and winning games. And you become wise to think about and strategize the "win-win" situations that would make you and your opponent triumphant. Lest we forget, life is too short to worry about warring. Real wisdom of life is to turn around the battles into a "win-win" scenarios, and life is measured by how effectively and how often you accomplish it.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Once you realize what you really are, you cannot be stopped.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results.
– Willie NelsonRate it:
Once you take sword in your hand, you will lose your right to talk about the peace! Man of peace and love never takes the sword in his hand!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Once you touch the biographies of human beings, the notion that political beliefs are logically determined collapses like a pricked balloon.
– Irving LaytonRate it:
Once you've accumulated sufficient knowledge to get by, you're too old to remember it.
– UnknownRate it:
Once you've gotten the meaning, you can forget the words.
– Chuang-tzuRate it:
Once your mindset changes, everything on the outside will change along with it.
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.
– W.C. FieldsRate it:
Once, power was considered a masculine attribute. In fact, power has no sex.
– Katharine GrahamRate it:
One ad is worth more to a paper than forty editorials.
– Will RogersRate it:
One advantage of marriage, it seems to me, is that when you fall out of love with him, or he falls out of love with you, it keeps you together until you maybe fall in love again.
– Judith ViorstRate it:
One and God make a majority.
– Frederick DouglassRate it:
One approaches the journey's end. But the end is a goal, not a catastrophe.
– George SandRate it:
One aspect of modern life which has gone far to stifle men is the rapid growth of tremendous corporations. Enormous spiritual sacrifices are made in the transformation of shopkeepers into employees. The disappearance of free enterprise has led to a submergence of the individual in the impersonal corporation in much the same manner as he has been submerged in the state in other lands.
– William O. DouglasRate it:
One attraction of Latin is that you can immerse yourself in the poems of Horace and Catullus without fretting over how to say, Have a nice day.
– Peter BrodieRate it:
One bold era in the life of an individual can change the course of civilization.
– Dennis RuaneRate it:
One boy is more trouble that a dozen girls.
– English ProverbRate it:
One can acquire everything in solitude - except character.
– Marie Henri BeyleRate it:
One can acquire everything in solitude except character.
– StendhalRate it:
One can acquire everything in solitude, except character.
– Marie StendhalRate it:
One can always be kind to people about whom one cares nothing.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
One can always trust to time. Insert a wedge of time and nearly everything straightens itself out.
– Norman DouglasRate it:
One can change the small minds, but it is tad difficult to do it with the small heart whose soul is in small mind only.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:

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