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One will rarely err if extreme actions be ascribed to vanity, ordinary actions to habit, and mean actions to fear.
– Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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One with the law is a majority.
– Calvin Coolidge
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One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life That word is love.
– Sophocles
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One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love.
– Sophocles
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One word of encouragement during a failure is worth more than an hour of praise after success.
– Sana Dabbas
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One word of wisdom is as good as a hundred ordinary words.
– Vikrant Parsai
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One word sums up probably the responsibility of any vice president, and that one word is 'to be prepared'.
– Dan Quayle
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One word sums up probably the responsibility of any vice president, and that one word is to be prepared.
– Dan Quayle
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One word
Frees us of all the weight and pain of life:
That word is love.

– Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus
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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 Stowe
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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 Fitzgerald
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One's destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things.
– Henry Miller
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One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered.
– Michael J. Fox
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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. Byrd
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One's first book, kiss, home run, is always the best.
– Clifton Fadiman
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One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.
– Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
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One's friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.
– George Santayana
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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 Keller
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One's mind has a way of making itself up in the background, and it suddenly becomes clear what one means to do.
– A. C. Benson
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One's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
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One's own self conquered is better than all other people.
– The Dhammapada
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One's own thought is one's world. What a person thinks is what he becomes.
– Maitri Upanishads
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One's philosophy is not best expressed in words it is expressed in the choices one makes...and the choices we make are ultimately our responsibility.
– Roosevelt, Eleanor
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One's prime is elusive. You little girls, when you grow up, must be on the alert to recognize your prime at whatever time of your life it may occur. You must live it to the full.
– Muriel Spark
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One's real life is often the life that one does not lead.
– Oscar Wilde
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