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One who shows signs of mental aberration is, inevitably, perhaps, but cruelly, shut off from familiar, thoughtless intercourse, partly excommunicated; his isolation is unwittingly proclaimed to him on every countenance by curiosity, indifference, aversion, or pity, and in so far as he is human enough to need free and equal communication and feel the lack of it, he suffers pain and loss of a kind and degree which others can only faintly imagine, and for the most part ignore.
– Charles CooleyRate it:
One who sits between two chairs may easily fall down.
– Romanian ProverbRate it:
One who thinks by the inch and talks by the mile should be kicked by the foot.
– UnknownRate it:
ONE WHO WAITS There are those who believe that time is a wheel turning forever. Which would mean that your moment will surely come. Then, there are those who believe that time is a river. Which, if that's true, it's possible that your moment has already flowed by. ED Which one do you think it is ONE WHO WAITS Ah. I think that time is just time.
– Geoffrey NeighorRate it:
One who walks in another's tracks leaves no footprints.
– ProverbRate it:
One who's our friend is fond of us one who's fond of us isn't necessarily our friend.
– Geoffrey F. AlbertRate it:
One whose chief regard is for his own mind, and for the divinity within him and the service of its goodness, will strike no poses, utter no complaints, and crave neither for solitude nor yet for a crowd. Best of all, his life will be free from continual pursuing and avoiding.
– Marcus Aurelius, Meditations – Book ThreeRate it:
One will rarely err if extreme actions be ascribed to vanity, ordinary actions to habit, and mean actions to fear.
– Friedrich Wilhelm NietzscheRate it:
One with the law is a majority.
– Calvin CoolidgeRate it:
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life That word is love.
– SophoclesRate it:
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love.
– SophoclesRate it:
One word of encouragement during a failure is worth more than an hour of praise after success.
– Sana DabbasRate it:
One word of wisdom is as good as a hundred ordinary words.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
One word sums up probably the responsibility of any vice president, and that one word is 'to be prepared'.
– Dan QuayleRate it:
One word sums up probably the responsibility of any vice president, and that one word is to be prepared.
– Dan QuayleRate it:
One word
Frees us of all the weight and pain of life:
That word is love.

– Sophocles, Oedipus at ColonusRate it:
One would like to be grand and heroic, if one could; but if not, why try at all? One wants to be very something, very great, very heroic; or if not that, then at least very stylish and very fashionable. It is this everlasting mediocrity that bores me.
– Harriet Beecher StoweRate it:
One writes of scars healed, a loose parallel to the pathology of the skin, but there is no such thing in the life of an individual. There are open wounds, shrunk sometimes to the size of a pin-prick but wounds still. The marks of suffering are more comparable to the loss of a finger, or the sight of an eye. We may not miss them, either, for one minute in a year, but if we should there is nothing to be done about it.
– F. Scott FitzgeraldRate it:
One's destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things.
– Henry MillerRate it:
One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered.
– Michael J. FoxRate it:
One's family is the most important thing in life. I look at it this way One of these days I'll be over in a hospital somewhere with four walls around me. And the only people who'll be with me will be my family.
– Robert C. ByrdRate it:
One's first book, kiss, home run, is always the best.
– Clifton FadimanRate it:
One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.
– Georg Christoph LichtenbergRate it:
One's friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.
– George SantayanaRate it:
One's life story cannot be told with complete veracity. A true autobiography would have to be written in states of mind, emotions, heartbeats, smiles and tears not in months and years, or physical events. Life is marked off on the soul by feelings, not by dates.
– Helen KellerRate it:

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