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One should never direct people towards happiness, because happiness too is an idol of the market-place. One should direct them towards mutual affection. A beast gnawing at its prey can be happy too, but only human beings can feel affection for each other, and this is the highest achievement they can aspire to.
– Aleksandr Isayevich SolzhenitsynRate it:
One should never know too precisely whom one has married.
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
One should never put on one's best trousers to go out to battle for freedom and truth.
– Henrik IbsenRate it:
One should not confuse the craving for life with endorsement of it.
– Elias CanettiRate it:
One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end.
– William Butler YeatsRate it:
One should not stand at the foot of a sick person's bed, because that place is reserved for the guardian angel.
– Jewish Folk SayingRate it:
One should only see a psychiatrist out of boredom.
– Muriel SparkRate it:
One should respect public opinion insofar as is necessary to avoid starvation and keep out of prison, but anything that goes beyond this is voluntary submission to an unnecessary tyranny.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
One should take good care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure of life as laughter.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
One single grateful thought raised to heaven is the most perfect prayer.
– G. E. LessingRate it:
One sometimes feels a guest of one's time and not a member of its household.
– George Frost KennanRate it:
One survey found that ten percent of Americans thought Joan of Arc was Noah's wife....
– Robert Whitney BoyntonRate it:
One swallow does not make a summer.
– AristotleRate it:
One that hath wine as a chain about his wits, such a one lives no life at all.
– AlcaeusRate it:
One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.
– Thomas FullerRate it:
One thing about the school of experience is that it will repeat the lesson if you flunk the first time.
– Author UnknownRate it:
One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast withers as rapidly; and that which grows slow endures.
– Josiah Gilbert HollandRate it:
One thing groupies will never understand is that they all start blending together. There is nothing unique about them and yet they all think they are the right one for me. I know the right one for me and her name is Tina and no matter how our paths come together and divide us as the years pass. She is and will always be the one for me.
– John McNerneyRate it:
One thing I can say about George...he may not be able to keep a job, but he's not boring.
– Barbara BushRate it:
One thing I've learned in all these years is not to make love when you really don't feel it there's probably nothing worse you can do to yourself than that.
– Norman MailerRate it:
One thing is all things. To resolve one matter, one must resolve all matters. Changing one thing changes all things. Once I made the decision to sow rice in the fall, I found that I could also stop transplanting, and plowing, and applying chemical fertilizers, and preparing compost, and spraying pesticides.
– Masanobu FukuokaRate it:
One thing is clear to me. You cant know everything youd like to know. You cant do everything youd like to do. You cant read everything youd like to read. You must hold onto some things and let go of others. Learning to make that choice is one of the big lessons of this life.
– Real Live PreacherRate it:
One thing life has taught me if you are interested, you never have to look for new interests. They come to you. When you are genuinely interested in one thing, it will always lead to something else.
– Roosevelt, EleanorRate it:
One thing life has taught me: if you are interested, you never have to look for new interests. They come to you. When you are genuinely interested in one thing, it will always lead to something else.
– Eleanor RooseveltRate it:
One thing we know for sure is that change is certain, progress is not.
– Hilary ClintonRate it:

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