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Of all afflictions, the worst is self-contempt.
– Berthold AuerbachRate it:
Of all follies there is none greater than wanting to make the world a better place.
– MolièreRate it:
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
Of all forms of tyranny the least attractive and the most vulgar is the tyranny of mere wealth, the tyranny of plutocracy.
– Theodore Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, an autobiographyRate it:
Of all human ills, greatest is fortune's wayward tyranny.
– SophoclesRate it:
Of all manifestations of power, restraint impresses men the most.
– ThucyclidesRate it:
Of all noises, I think music is the least disagreeable.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
Of all possessions wisdom alone is immortal.
– IsocratesRate it:
Of all possible sexual perversions, religion is the only one to have ever been scientifically systematized.
– Louis AragonRate it:
Of all religions, Christianity is without a doubt the one that should inspire tolerance most, although, up to now, the Christians have been the most intolerant of all men.
– Francois Marie Arouet VoltaireRate it:
Of all sad words of tongue and pen the saddest are these, what might have been.
– John Greenleaf WhittierRate it:
Of all that is good, sublimity is supreme. Succeeding is the coming together of all that is beautiful. Furtherance is the agreement of all that is just. Perseverance is the foundation of all actions.
– I ChingRate it:
Of all that Orient lands can vaunt, of marvels with our own competing, the strangest is the Haschish plant, and what will follow on its eating.
– John Greenleaf WhittierRate it:
Of all the achievements of the human mind, the birth of the alphabet is the most momentous.
– Frederic GoudyRate it:
Of all the animals, the boy is the most unmanageable.
– PlatoRate it:
Of all the beautiful truths pertaining to the soul None is more gladdening or fruitful than to know You can regenerate and make yourself what you will.
– William JamesRate it:
Of all the communities available to us there is not one I would want to devote myself to, except for the society of the true searchers, which has very few living members at any time.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
Of all the Gods, Death only craves not gifts: Nor sacrifice, nor yet drink-offering poured Avails; no altars hath he, nor is soothed By hymns of praise. From him alone of all The powers of Heaven Persuasion holds aloof.
– AeschylusRate it:
Of all the gods, Death only craves not gifts:
Nor sacrifice, nor yet drink-offering poured
Avails; no altars hath he, nor is soothed
By hymns of praise. From him alone of all
The powers of heaven Persuasion holds aloof.

– Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Frag. 146 (trans. by Plumptre).Rate it:
Of all the griefs that harass the distrest, Sure the most bitter is a scornful jest.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
Of all the griefs that harass the distrest,
Sure the most bitter is a scornful jest.

– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
Of all the inventions that have helped to unify China perhaps the airplane is the most outstanding. Its ability to annihilate distance has been in direct proportion to its achievements in assisting to annihilate suspicion and misunderstanding among provincial officials far removed from one another or from the officials at the seat of government.
– Madame ChiangRate it:
Of all the music that reached farthest into heaven, it is the beating of a loving heart.
– Henry Ward BeecherRate it:
Of all the nations in the world, the United States was built in nobody's image. It was the land of the unexpected, of unbounded hope, of ideals, of quest for an unknown perfection. It is all the more unfitting that we should offer ourselves in images. And all the more fitting that the images which we make wittingly or unwittingly to sell America to the world should come back to haunt and curse us.
– Daniel J. BoorstinRate it:
Of all the possessions of this life fame is the noblest; when the body has sunk into the dust the great name still lives.
– Johann Von SchillerRate it:

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