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One great cause of failure is lack of concentration.
– Bruce Lee
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
One had to cram all this stuff into one's mind for the examinations, whether one liked it or not. This coercion had such a deterring effect on me that, after I had passed the final examination, I found the consideration of any scientific problems distasteful to me for an entire year.
– Albert Einstein
One half of the world can not understand the pleasures of the other.
– Jane Austen
One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
– Jane Austen
One hand I extend into myself, the other toward others.
– Dejan Stojanovic
One hand washes the other.
– Seneca
One hand washes the other.
(Manus Manum Lavet)

– Seneca
One has a greater sense of degradation after an interview with a doctor than from any human experience.
– Alice Jones
One has a greater sense of intellectual degradation after an interview with a doctor than from any human experience.
– Alice James
One has but to observe a community of beavers at work in a stream to understand the loss in his sagacity, balance, cooperation, competence, and purpose which Man has suffered since he rose up on his hind legs.... He began to chatter and he developed Reason, Thought, and Imagination, qualities which would get the smartest group of rabbits or orioles in the world into inextricable trouble overnight.
– James Grover Thurber
One has fear in front of a goat, in back of a mule, and on every side of a fool.
– Edgar Watson Howe
One has to be a lowbrow, a bit of a murderer, to be a politician, ready and willing to see people sacrificed, slaughtered, for the sake of an idea, whether a good one or a bad one.
– Henry Miller
One has to be able to count if only so that at fifty one doesn't marry a girl of twenty.
– Maxim Gorky
One has to struggle much because the return for good is evil, and evil reigns.
– Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia
One hopes to achieve the zero option, but in the absence of that we must achieve balanced numbers. (On Soviet and Allied missiles in Europe)
– Margaret Hilda Thatcher
One hour of thoughtful solitude may nerve the heart for days of conflict - girding up its armor to meet the most insidious foe.
– Percival
One hundred religious persons knit into a unity by careful organizations do not constitute a church any more than eleven dead men make a football team. The first requisite is life, always.
– A. W. Tozer
One hundred sparrow does not make one eagle.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
One hundred years from now, it will not matter what my bank account was, how big my house was, or what kind of car I drove. But the world may be a little better, because I was important in the life of a child.
– Forest Witcraft
One is greater than two amongst three men where only one of them is intelligent!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
One is left with the horrible feeling now that war settles nothing that to win a war is as disastrous as to lose one.
– Agatha Christie
One is left with the horrible feeling now that war settles nothing; that to win a war is as disastrous as to lose one.
– Agatha Christie, Autobiography (1977)
One is never as fortunate or as unfortunate as one thinks.
– La Rochefoucauld
One is never more on trial than in the moment of excessive good fortune.
– Lewis Lew Wallace

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