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One of the greatest victories you can gain over someone is to beat him at politeness.
– Josh Billings
One of the grotesqueries of present-day American life is the amount of reasoning that goes into displaying the wisdom secreted in bad movies while proving that modern art is meaningless. They have put into practice the notion that a bad art work cleverly interpreted according to some obscure Method is more rewarding than a masterpiece wrapped in silence.
– Harold Rosenberg
One of the hardest things in life is having words in your heart that you can't utter.
– James Earl Jones
One of the hardest things in this world is to admit you are wrong. And nothing is more helpful in resolving a situation than its frank admission.
– Benjamin Disreali
One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical, decisive hour. Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
One of the indictments of civilizations is that happiness and intelligence are so rarely found in the same person.
– William Feather
One of the keys to be happy is to always get in touch with oneself.
– Vikrant Parsai
One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory.
– Rita Mae Brown
One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say.
– Will Durant
One of the major reasons for the downfall in many relationships is; too much “me” in “we”.
– Vikrant Parsai
One of the many lessons that one learns in prison is, that things are what they are and will be what they will be.
– Oscar Wilde
One of the many major problems with governing people is that of whom you get to do it; or rather of who manages to get people to let them do it to them: It is a well known fact, that those people who most want to rule people are, ipso facto, those least suited to do it. Anyone who is capable of getting themselves into a position of power should on no account be allowed to do the job. Another problem with governing people is people.
– Douglas Adams
One of the many ways of managing peers is to knock them down so heavily, whenever we find them on their wrong foot, that they loose the courage of raising their voice when we are wrong.
– B. J. Gupta
One of the most adventurous things left us is to go to bed. For no one can lay a hand on our dreams.
– E. V. Lucas
One of the most appalling comments on our present way of life is that half of all the beds in our hospitals are reserved for patients with nervous and mental troubles, patients who have collapsed under the crushing burden of accumulated yesterdays and fearful tomorrows. Yet a vast majority of those people would be walking the streets today, leading happy, useful lives, if they had only heeded the words of Jesus: "Have no anxiety about the morrow"; or the words of Sir William Osler; "Live in day-tight compartments.
– Dale Carnegie
One of the most basic principles for making and keeping peace within and between nations. . . is that in political, military, moral, and spiritual confrontations, there should be an honest attempt at the reconciliation of differences before resorting to combat.
– James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.
One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
One of the most difficult tasks confronting philosophers is to descend from the world of thought to the actual world. Language is the immediate actuality of thought. Just as philosophers have given thought an independent existence, so they were bound to make language into an independent realm.
– Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, German Ideology, Chapter 3
One of the most difficult things to contend with in a hospital is that assumption on the part of the staff that because you have lost your gall bladder you have also lost your mind.
– Jean Kerr
One of the most effectual ways of pleasing and of making one's self loved is to be cheerful joy softens more hearts than tears do.
– Mme. de Sartory
One of the most important jobs of the youth is to make the elderly happy.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
One of the most important things one can do in life is to brutally question every single thing you are taught.
– Bryant McGill
One of the most obvious facts about grownups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child.
– Randall Jarrell
One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say.
– Bryant McGill
One of the most spiritual things that can happen to you is a human breakthrough."
– Steve Maraboli

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