Found 1,379 quotes starting with O:

Skip to:OOAOBOC - OEOF - OHOI - OKOL - ONOO - OQOR - OTOU - OWOX - OZ

Our American professors like their literature clear and cold and pure and very dead.
– Sinclair Lewis
Our American professors like their literature clear, cold, pure and very dead.
– Sinclair Lewis
Our American values are not luxuries but necessities, not the salt in our bread, but the bread itself. Our common vision of a free and just society is our greatest source of cohesion at home and strength abroad, greater than the bounty of our material blessings.
– Jimmy Carter
Our aspirations are our possibilities.
– Samuel Johnson
Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us.
– Earl Nightingale
Our attitude towards ourselves should be to be satiable in learning and towards others to be tireless in teaching.
– Mao Zedong
Our avian brothers are back to roost on the first leg of their annual sojourn south. Why them and not us Maybe it's because we humans are meant to be rooted in one spot.
– Mitchell Burgess
Our banking system is like a bunch of kids stealing from the cookie jar, and when the central bankers are questioned about it, they lie, or they say they're doing it for our own good - and then we keep putting cookies in the jar - and keep allowing them to steal - when all that's really happening is they're getting a free snack on us. They don't even have to be on their best behavior to get the treat!
– John Rocco Savalli
Our belief at the beginning of a doubtful undertaking is the one thing that assures the successful outcome of any venture.
– William James
Our best work is done when it needs to be.
– F. Phelps
Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting. The soul that rises with us, our life's star, hath had elsewhere its setting, and comet from afar: not in entire forgetfulness, and not in utter nakedness, but trailing clouds of glory do we come from God, who is our home.
– William Wordsworth
Our bodies are our gardens to which our wills are gardeners.
– William Shakespeare
Our bodies are shaped to bear children, and our lives are a working out of the processes of creation. All our ambitions and intelligence are beside that great elemental point.
– Phyllis McGinley
Our bodies communicate to us clearly and specifically, if we are willing to listen to them.
– Shakti Gawain
Our bombs are smarter than the average high school student. At least they can find Kuwait.
– A. Whitney Brown
Our brains are seventy-year clocks. The Angel of Life winds them up once for all, then closes the case, and gives the key into the hand of the Angel of the Resurrection.
– Hfiz
Our brightest blazes of gladness are commonly kindled by unexpected sparks.
– Samuel Johnson
Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves -- to break our own records, to outstrip our yesterday by our today.
– Stewart B. Johnson
Our business in this world is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good spirits.
– Robert Louis Stephenson
Our care should not be to have lived long as to have lived enough.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Our chair will remain empty one day, but our ideas will continue to sit on that chair! However in the very distant future, there will remain neither chair nor ideas! All will disappear!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconcious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character
– Stephen Covey
Our character is what we do when we think no one is looking.
– H. Jackson Brown Jr.
Our character...is an omen of our destiny, and the more integrity we have and keep, the simpler and nobler that destiny is likely to be.
– George Santayana
Our chief want in life is somebody who shall make us do what we can.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!


The Web's Largest Resource for

Famous Quotes & Sayings


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network