Found 725 quotes starting with ON:

On 16 September 1985, when the Commerce Department announced that the United States had become a debtor nation, the American Empire died.
– Gore VidalRate it:
On a good day, I view the job of president as directing an orchestra. On the dark days, it is more like that of a clutch-engaging the engine to effect forward motion, while taking greater friction.
– A Bartlett GiamattiRate it:
On a group of theories one can found a school; but on a group of values one can found a culture, a civilization, a new way of living together among men.
– Ignazio SiloneRate it:
On a long journey of human life, faith is the best of companions it is the best refreshment on the journey and it is the greatest property.
– BuddhaRate it:
On a plane you can pick up more and better people than on any other public conveyance since the stagecoach.
– Anita LoosRate it:
On a soft snow, even a sparrow leaves a trace; the important thing is to leave a trace on a steel plate!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
On account of being a democracy and run by the people, we are the only nation in the world that has to keep a government four years, no matter what it does.
– Will RogersRate it:
On account of us being a democracy and run by the people, we are the only nation in the world that has to keep a government four years, no matter what it does.
– Will RogersRate it:
On action alone be thy interest, Never on its fruits. Let not the fruits of action be thy motive, Nor be thy attachment to inaction.
– Bhagavad GitaRate it:
On action alone be thy interest,
Never on its fruits.
Let not the fruits of action be thy motive,
Nor be thy attachment to inaction.

– Bhagavad Gita, Chapter 2Rate it:
On being an actor .nothing more than a worker in a service occupation . It's like being a waiter or a gas station attendant, but I'm waiting on 6 million people in a week if I'm lucky.
– Harrison FordRate it:
On CBS Radio the news of his Ed Murrow's death, reportedly from lung cancer, was followed by a cigarette commercial.
– Alexander KendrickRate it:
On doing another talk show It would be like going back to a relationship. Ever do that You go out with a girl you used to date, she looks so damn good, and then at a certain point you say, Boy, now I remember. I know why I left
– Arsenio HallRate it:
On every June 21, the Summer Solstice in the Northern Hemisphere, I remember this unforgettable line from Albert Camus: 'In the depth of Winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible Summer.' It's true that we often discover our true strength only during the most challenging phases of life. We must keep alive and rekindled that divine spark of Stregth that is always within us, invincible and indestructible, as we welcome Summer on June 21 every year.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
On Fathers Day, we again wish you all happy birthday.
– Ralph KinerRate it:
On hearing of the 1930's miners' strike "What do those earthworms want now?
– Lady Nancy AstorRate it:
On her first meeting with he ex-husband, Steven Seagal He reminded me of an alien.
– Kelly Le BrockRate it:
On his deathbed Death, the only immortal who treats us all alike, whose pity and whose peace and whose refuse are for all -- the soiled and the pure, the rich and the poor, the loved and the unloved.
– Mark TwainRate it:
On life's journey faith is nourishment, virtuous deeds are a shelter, wisdom is the light by day and right mindfulness is the protection by night. If a man lives a pure life, nothing can destroy him.
– BuddhaRate it:
On love I have no respect for anyone who says they've given up, or that they're not looking or that they're tired. That is to abrogate one's responsibility as a human being.
– Harlan EllisonRate it:
On marriage Look for a sweet person. Forget rich.
– Estee LauderRate it:
On Monday mornings I am dedicated to the proposition that all men are created jerks.
– H. Allen Smith, "Let the Crabgrass Grow"Rate it:
On my income tax 1040 it says 'Check this box if you are blind.' I wanted to put a check mark about three inches away.
– Tom LehrerRate it:
On packing Lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then, take half the clothes and twice the money.
– Susan Butler AndersonRate it:
On reflection, one of the things I needed to learn was to allow myself to be loved.
– Isha McKenzie-MavingaRate it:
On September 17, 1914, Erzberger, the well-known German statesman, an eminent member of the Catholic Party, wrote to the Minister of War, General von Falkenhayn, We must not worry about committing an offence against the rights of nations nor about violating the laws of humanity. Such feelings today are of secondary importance? A month later, on October 21, 1914, he wrote in Der Tag, If a way was found of entirely wiping out the whole of London it would be more humane to employ it than to allow the blood of A SINGLE GERMAN SOLDIER to be shed on the battlefield!
– Georges ClémenceauRate it:
On stage, I make love to 25,000 people, then I go home alone.
– Janis JoplinRate it:
On Thanksgiving Day all over America, families sit down to dinner at the same moment - halftime.
– UnknownRate it:
On that day let us solemnly remember the sacrifices of all those who fought so valiantly, on the seas, in the air, and on foreign shores, to preserve our heritage of freedom, and let us reconsecrate ourselves to the task of promoting an enduring peace so that all their efforts shall not have been in vain.
– Dwight D. EisenhowerRate it:
On the breakup of Harrison Ford's first marriage It wasn't because he became a star. In all relationships there are changes and the point is both partners have to change together.
– Walter BeakelRate it:
On the Earth, you admire the Moon; on the Moon, you admire the Earth!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
On the edge of destiny, you must test your strength.
– BillyRate it:
On the fields of friendly strife are sown the seeds that on other days and other fields will bear the fruits of victory.
– General Douglas MacArthurRate it:
On the heights, all paths are paved with daggers.
– Robert Jordan, The Wheel of TimeRate it:
On the Internet, nobody knows you're a dog.
– Peter SteinerRate it:
On the Law Which has Regulated the Introduction of Species 1855
– Alfred Russel WallaceRate it:
On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow.
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
On the Night of the Halloween, I have never seen any evil apparition or fearsome ghost, but politicians on TV! They are the real goblins and specters!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
On the outskirts of every agony sits some observant fellow who points.
– VirginiaRate it:
On the path to truth, you can’t see many people; truth’s way is calm and quiet. Look around you, friend! Are there too many people on the path you walk? If there are, question your path! Get away from the crowds!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
On the Plains of Hesitation bleach the bones of countless millions, who, at the Dawn of Victory, sat down to wait, and waiting--died
– George W. CecilRate it:
On the PLO : "I agree on the P, I agree on the O, I don't agree on the L
– Menachem BeginRate it:
On the plus side, death is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down.
– Woody Allen, Without FeathersRate it:
On the plus side, death is one of the few things that can be done just as easily lying down.
– Woody AllenRate it:
On the road from the City of Skepticism, I had to pass through the Valley of Ambiguity. (Powers of Mind, 1975)
– Adam SmithRate it:
On the road to Mandalay Where the flyin' fishes play, An' the dawn comes up like thunder outer China 'crost the bay.
– Rudyard KiplingRate it:
On the road to success, even little stones may cause you fall down! If you are not serious and careful, forget about reaching your target!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
On the road to truth, only those who do not know what tiredness and fear means reach the truth!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
On the road to wisdom, behave like a raven and observe everything carefully!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
On the road to your target, move cleverly and silently; when you reached your target, be humble and silent!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
On the roads of failure, it is not uncommon to see the tears of the talented; and in the land of success, to hear the victorious screams of the incompetent!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
On the soft bed of luxury many kingdoms have expired.
– Andrew YoungRate it:
On the touchstone of misfortune a man discovers the strength of understanding and of spirit in kinsmen, wife, servants, and himself.
– The HitopadesaRate it:
On the way to truth, walk with the crowds or walk all alone; but walk always and walk under every condition!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
On the whole human beings want to be good, but not too good and not quite all the time.
– George OrwellRate it:
On the whole human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time.
– George OrwellRate it:
On the whole, age comes more gently to those who have some doorway into an abstract world-art, or philosophy, or learning-regions where the years are scarcely noticed and the young and old can meet in a pale truthful light.
– Freya StarkRate it:
On the whole, I am on the side of the unregenerate who affirms the worth of life as an end in itself, as against the saints who deny it.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.Rate it:
On the wings of lies, man can only fly to the land of shame and lowness!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
On thinking about Hell, I gather
My brother Shelley found it was a place
Much like the city of London. I
Who live in Los Angeles and not in London
Find, on thinking about Hell, that it must be
Still more like Los Angeles.

– Bertolt BrechtRate it:
On this planet, there are people with talents and people with flaws. The smart ones learn to use their talents, but the happy ones learn to accept their flaws.
– Dick Solomon, 3rd Rock From the SunRate it:
On this shrunken globe, men can no longer live as strangers.
– Adlai Stevenson IRate it:
On this subject I do not which to think, or speak, or write, with moderation. No No Tell a man whose house is on fire to give a moderate alarm tell him to moderately rescue his wife from the hands of the ravisher tell the mother to gradually extricate her babe from the fire into which it has fallen but urge me not to use moderation in a cause like the present. I am in earnest I will not equivocate I will not retreat a single inch and I will be heard.
– Lloyd GarrisonRate it:
On Truth and Happiness........ The search is over as we begin.
– UnknownRate it:
On twitter, you may have a zero follower; but in real life, this is not possible because everyone has a shadow!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
On two occasions I have been asked, – "Pray, Mr. Babbage, if you put into the machine wrong figures, will the right answers come out?" In one case a member of the Upper, and in the other a member of the Lower, House put this question. I am not able rightly to apprehend the kind of confusion of ideas that could provoke such a question.
– Charles BabbageRate it:
On with the dance! Let joy be undefined!
– Lord ByronRate it:
Once a government is committed to the principle of silencing the voice of opposition, it has only one way to go, and that is down the path of increasingly repressive measures, until it becomes a source of terror to all its citizens and creates a country where everyone lives in fear.
– Harry S TrumanRate it:
Once a man has made a commitment to a way of life, he puts the greatest strength in the world behind him. It's something we call heart power. Once a man has made his commitment, nothing will stop him short of success.
– Vince LombardiRate it:
Once a man has some money, peace begins to sound good to him.
– Clint Eastwood, Movie: "A Fistful of Dollars," 1964Rate it:
Once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing and from robbing he comes next to drinking and sabbath-breaking, and from that to incivility and procrastination.
– Thamas De QuinceyRate it:
Once a month the sky falls on my head, I come to and I see another movie I want to make.
– Steven SpielbergRate it:
Once a new technology rolls over you, if your're not part of the steamroller, you're part of the road.
– Stewart BrandRate it:
Once a newspaper touches a story, the facts are lost forever, even to the protagonists.
– Norman MailerRate it:
Once a woman has forgiven a man, she must not reheat his sins for breakfast.
– Marlene DietrichRate it:
Once a woman has forgiven her man, she must not reheat his sins for breakfast.
– Marlene DietrichRate it:
Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.
– HoraceRate it:
Once all struggle is grasped, miracles are possible.
– Mao ZedongRate it:
Once an organization loses its spirit of pioneering and rests on its early work, its progress stops.
– Thomas J. WatsonRate it:
Once blood is shed in a national quarrel reason and right are swept aside by the rage of angry men.
– David Lloyd GeorgeRate it:
Once conform, once do what other people do because they do it, and a lethargy steals over all the finer nerves and faculties of the soul.
– Virginia WoolfRate it:
Once conform, once do what others do because they do it, and a kind of lethargy steals over all the finer senses of the soul.
– Michel Eyquem de MontaigneRate it:
Once harm has been done, even a fool understands it.
– HomerRate it:
Once he makes up his mind, he's full of indecision. -- On Dwight D. Eisenhower
– Oscar LevantRate it:
Once I decide to do something, I can't have people telling me I can't. If there's a roadblock, you jump over it, walk around it, crawl under it.
– Kitty KelleyRate it:
Once I had a dog that died of lead poisoning . . . I shot him in the head.
– Tom ZeganRate it:
Once I had a dream that I was sleeping.
– Tom ZeganRate it:
Once I had the strength but no wisdom now I have the wisdom but no strength.
– Persian ProverbRate it:
Once I make up my mind, I'm full of indecision.
– Oscar LevantRate it:
Once in a while you get shown the light in the stangest of places if you look at it right.
– Jerry Garcia, Scarlet BergoniasRate it:
Once in a while you have to take a break and visit yourself.
– Audrey GiorgiRate it:
Once in a while you meet someone, and soon you both discover the two of you are truly something special to each other... you share your thoughts and feelings so relaxed, so openly, and right away you know your friendship's truly meant to be.
– Gary HarringtonRate it:
Once in seven years I burn all my sermons; for it is a shame if I cannot write better sermons now than I did seven years ago.
– John WesleyRate it:
Once in the racket you're always in it.
– Al CaponeRate it:
Once lead this people into war and they will forget there ever was such a thing as tolerance.
– Woodrow WilsonRate it:
Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.
– SocratesRate it:
Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more, Or close the wall up with our English dead In peace there's nothing so becomes a man As modest stillness and humility But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tiger Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
Once people figure out your way of thinking you have lost your true essence. Always let people wonder - you will always be interesting.
– Bongeka MacalaRate it:
Once respect has been initiated, war is less provocative.
– Andrea Scholer, author and philosopherRate it:
Once somebody was nobody for you, but now he/she is everything to you and now you can do anything for him/her without worrying about anyone.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
Once the game is over, the king and the pawn go back in the same box.
– Italian ProverbRate it:
Once the people begin to reason, all is lost.
– VoltaireRate it:
Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue to exist, a wonderful living side by side can grow up, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see each other whole against the sky.
– Rainer Maria RilkeRate it:
Once the toothpaste is out of the tube, it's hard to get it back in
– H.R. HaldemanRate it:
Once there was The People - Terror gave it birth Once there was The People, and it made a hell of earth Earth arose and crushed it. Listen, oh, ye slain Once there was The People - it shall never be again
– Rudyard KiplingRate it:
Once there was The People - Terror gave it birth;
Once there was The People, and it made a hell of earth!
Earth arose and crushed it. Listen, oh, ye slain!
Once there was The People - it shall never be again!

– Rudyard Kipling, As Easy as A.B.C. (1917)Rate it:
Once upon a time millions applauded and supported Adolf Hitler; ignorant masses often cannot see the simple truths and evidently they do not have the ability to see the very clear ends! The stupidity of the ignorant masses has been proven thousands of times in the history! Each time they follow the wrong leader and in the end fall in the cesspool!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Once upon a time my political opponents honored me as possessing the fabulous intellectual and economic power by which I created a world-wide depression all by myself.
– Herbert Clark HooverRate it:
Once upon a time there was an old country, wrapped up in habit and caution. ... We have to transform our old France into a new country and marry it to its time.
– Charles De GaulleRate it:
Once upon a time--of all the good days in the year, on Christmas Eve--old Scrooge sat busy in his counting-house.
– Charles DickensRate it:
Once we are destined to live out our lives in the prison of our mind, our duty is to furnish it well.
– Peter UstinovRate it:
Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit.
– e.e. cummingsRate it:
Once we have a war there is only one thing to do. It must be won. For defeat brings worse things than any that can ever happen in war.
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
Once you acknowledge that reality is not your enemy, it will no longer be your enemy.
– Ingrid WeirRate it:
Once you agree upon the price you and your family must pay for success, it enables you to ignore the minor hurts, the opponent's pressure, and the temporary failures.
– Vince LombardiRate it:
Once you bring life into the world, you must protect it. We must protect it by changing the world.
– Elie WieselRate it:
Once you figure out who you are and what you love about yourself, I think it all kinda falls into place."
– Jennifer AnistonRate it:
Once you get into this great stream of history, you can't get out.
– Richard Milhous NixonRate it:
Once you get people laughing, they're listening and you can tell them almost anything.
– Herbert GardnerRate it:
Once you get to the other side of the fence you realize that grass is just ichie.
– Jamie RaeRate it:
Once you have decided to keep a certain pile, it is no longer yours; for you can't spend it.
– Michel de MontaigneRate it:
Once you have flown, you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward for there you have been, there you long to return.
– Leonardo DaVinciRate it:
Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year -- and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade!
– Tony RobbinsRate it:
Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers, that the mind can never break off from the journey.
– Pat ConroyRate it:
Once you learn how to die, you learn how to live.
– Morrie Schwartz, Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch AlbomRate it:
Once you love someone, that love lasts forever in the universe. Love never ends. Satan’s big lie was that hatred, fear, sin, and death can sometimes conquer love. No. Time makes them fade, while love endures forever. Love—love in any form whatsoever, any love that is ever loved—remains and is gradually filling the vast expanse of the universe.
– Kittredge CherryRate it:
Once You Love What You Do, You'll Reach What You Are Doin' it For ...
– Ahmed EssamRate it:
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Once you permit those who are convinced of their own superior rightness to censor and silence and suppress those who hold contrary opinions, just at that moment the citadel has been surrendered. For the American citadel is a man. Not man in general. Not man in the abstract. Not the majority of men. But man. That man. His worth. His uniqueness.
– Archibald MacLeishRate it:
Once you realize that you can't in them all, you start choosing your battles wisely - so that you will win the big war. You can do this smartly by first dropping those which have little to no long term consequences, and then weighing out the benefits versus costs if you must fight any battles at all. Nonetheless, at some stage in life you also begin to appreciate that the purpose of your life is way above and beyond these fighting and winning games. And you become wise to think about and strategize the "win-win" situations that would make you and your opponent triumphant. Lest we forget, life is too short to worry about warring. Real wisdom of life is to turn around the battles into a "win-win" scenarios, and life is measured by how effectively and how often you accomplish it.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Once you realize what you really are, you cannot be stopped.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results.
– Willie NelsonRate it:
Once you take sword in your hand, you will lose your right to talk about the peace! Man of peace and love never takes the sword in his hand!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Once you touch the biographies of human beings, the notion that political beliefs are logically determined collapses like a pricked balloon.
– Irving LaytonRate it:
Once you've accumulated sufficient knowledge to get by, you're too old to remember it.
– UnknownRate it:
Once you've gotten the meaning, you can forget the words.
– Chuang-tzuRate it:
Once your mindset changes, everything on the outside will change along with it.
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.
– W.C. FieldsRate it:
Once, power was considered a masculine attribute. In fact, power has no sex.
– Katharine GrahamRate it:
One ad is worth more to a paper than forty editorials.
– Will RogersRate it:
One advantage of marriage, it seems to me, is that when you fall out of love with him, or he falls out of love with you, it keeps you together until you maybe fall in love again.
– Judith ViorstRate it:
One and God make a majority.
– Frederick DouglassRate it:
One approaches the journey's end. But the end is a goal, not a catastrophe.
– George SandRate it:
One aspect of modern life which has gone far to stifle men is the rapid growth of tremendous corporations. Enormous spiritual sacrifices are made in the transformation of shopkeepers into employees. The disappearance of free enterprise has led to a submergence of the individual in the impersonal corporation in much the same manner as he has been submerged in the state in other lands.
– William O. DouglasRate it:
One attraction of Latin is that you can immerse yourself in the poems of Horace and Catullus without fretting over how to say, Have a nice day.
– Peter BrodieRate it:
One bold era in the life of an individual can change the course of civilization.
– Dennis RuaneRate it:
One boy is more trouble that a dozen girls.
– English ProverbRate it:
One can acquire everything in solitude - except character.
– Marie Henri BeyleRate it:
One can acquire everything in solitude except character.
– StendhalRate it:
One can acquire everything in solitude, except character.
– Marie StendhalRate it:
One can always be kind to people about whom one cares nothing.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
One can always trust to time. Insert a wedge of time and nearly everything straightens itself out.
– Norman DouglasRate it:
One can change the small minds, but it is tad difficult to do it with the small heart whose soul is in small mind only.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
– Helen KellerRate it:
One can never know how valuable is the paper he is holding. What would we pay for a menu from the feast at Aleutropolis!
– Jose OrtegaRate it:
One can never pay in gratitude; one can only pay in kind somewhere else in life.
– Anne Morrow LindberghRate it:
One can never Value or enjoy Life more than Valuing or Enjoying the Giver of Life !!
– Vijay Samuel BenjaminRate it:
One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.
– Malayan ProverbRate it:
One can say of language that it is potentially the only human home, the only dwelling place that cannot be hostile to man.
– John BergerRate it:
One can search the brain with a microscope and not find the mind, and can search the stars with a telescope and not find God.
– J. Gustav WhiteRate it:
One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
One can't believe impossible things. I dare say you haven't had much practice, said the Queen. When I was your age, I always did it for half-an-hour a day. Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.
– Lewis CarrollRate it:
One can't get upset at the dying fields when he is constantly warring with the rain clouds
– Ahmed KorayemRate it:
One cannot be always laughing at a man without now and then stumbling on something witty.
– Jane AustenRate it:
One cannot be deeply responsive to the world without being saddened very often.
– Erich FrommRate it:
One cannot both feast and become rich.
– Ashanti ProverbRate it:
One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach.
– Anne Spencer Morrow LindberghRate it:
One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach. One can collect only a few and they are more beautiful if they are a few.
– Anne Morrow LindberghRate it:
One cannot conceive anything so strange and so implausible that it has not already been said by one philosopher or another.
– Rene DescartesRate it:
One cannot demand of a scholar that he show himself a scholar everywhere in society, but the whole tenor of his behavior must none the less betray the thinker, he must always be instructive, his way of judging a thing must even in the smallest matters be such that people can see what it will amount to when, quietly and self-collected, he puts this power to scholarly use.
– Georg Christoph LichtenbergRate it:
One cannot fix one's eyes on the commonest natural production without finding food for a rambling fancy.
– Jane AustenRate it:
One cannot play chess if one becomes aware of the pieces as living souls and of the fact that the Whites and the Blacks have more in common with each other than with the players. Suddenly one loses all interest in who will be champion.
– Anatol RapoportRate it:
One cannot really discover new oceans unless and until she/he dares to lose sight of the shore, the most familiar territory and the comfort zone.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
One cannot remain the same. Art is a mirror which should show many reflections, and the artist should not always show the same face, or the face becomes a mask.
– Yvette Gilbert, (1865-1944)Rate it:
One cannot review a bad book without showing off.
– W. H. AudenRate it:
One cannot subdue a man by holding back his hands. Lasting peace comes not from force.
– David BorensteinRate it:
One cannot weep for the entire world, it is beyond human strength. One must choose.
– Jean AnouilhRate it:
One comes to believe whatever one repeats to oneself sufficiently often, whether the statement be true of false. It comes to be dominating thought in one's mind.
– Robert CollierRate it:
One common origin unites us all, but every sort of wood does not give the perfume of the lignum aloes.
– Arabic ProverbRate it:
One concept corrupts and confuses the others. I am not speaking of the Evil whose limited sphere is ethics; I am speaking of the infinite.
– Jorge Luis BorgesRate it:
One cool judgment is worth a dozen hasty councils. The thing to do is to supply light and not heat.
– Woodrow WilsonRate it:
One cool judgment is worth a thousand hasty councils. The thing is to supply light and not heat
– Woodrow WilsonRate it:
One could not be a successful scientist without realizing that, in contrast to the popular conception supported by newspapers and mothers of scientists, a goodly number of scientists are not only narrow-minded and dull, but also just stupid.
– J. D. Watson, "The Double Helix"Rate it:
One crowded hour of glorious life is worth an age without a name.
– Walter ScottRate it:
One day Alice came to a fork in the road and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree. Which road do I take? she asked. Where do you want to go? was his response. I don't know, Alice answered. Then, said the cat, it doesn't matter.
– Lewis CarrollRate it:
One day at a time- this is enough. Do not look back and grieve over the past, for it is gone; and do not be troubled about the future, for it has not yet come. Live in the present, and make it so beautiful that it will be worth remembering.
– Ida Scott Taylor.Rate it:
One day GOOGLE will say my name...
– BharathRate it:
One day in Auschwitz I became so dispirited that I couldn't carry on. They had given me a beating, which wasn't exactly a pleasant experience. It was on a Sunday, and I said: 'I can't get up'. Then my comrades said: 'That's impossible, you have to get up, otherwise you're lost'. They went to a Dutch doctor, who worked with the German doctor. He came to me in the barracks and said: 'Get up and come to the hospital barracks early tomorrow morning. I'll talk to the German doctor and make sure you are admitted'. Because of that I survived.
– Otto FrankRate it:
One day our descendants will think it incredible that we paid so much attention to things like the amount of melanin in our skin or the shape of our eyes or our gender instead of the unique identities of each of us as complex human beings.
– Franklin ThomasRate it:
One day President Roosevelt told me that he was asking publicly for suggestions about what the war should be called. I said at once 'The Unnecessary War'.
– Winston ChurchillRate it:
One day the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
– Sigmond FreudRate it:
One day we had a conversation where we figured we could just try and predict the stock market... and then we decided it was illegal. So we stopped doing that.
– Eric SchmditRate it:
One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure its worth watching.
– juan gomezRate it:
One death is a tragedy. A million deaths is a statistic.
– Josef StalinRate it:
One death is a tragedy; a million is a statistic.
– Joseph StalinRate it:
One dies only once, and then for such a long time
– MoliereRate it:
One dies only once, and then for such a long time!
– Molière, Le Dépit Amoureux (1656)Rate it:
One dies the way he lives.
– Alireza Salehi NejadRate it:
One difference between French appeasement and American appeasement is that France pays ransom in cash and gets its hostages back while the United States pays ransom in arms and gets additional hostages taken.
– William SafireRate it:
One does evil enough when one does nothing good.
– German proverbRate it:
One does not adopt a new idea, one slips into it.
– Jean-Paul SartreRate it:
One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
– Andr GideRate it:
One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes the revolution in order to establish a dictatorship.
– George Orwell, 1984Rate it:
One does not kill oneself for love of a woman, but because love -- any love -- reveals us in our nakedness, our misery, our vulnerability, our nothingness.
– Cesare PaveseRate it:
One does not lash hat lies at a distance. The foibles that we ridicule must at least be a little bit our own. Only then will the work be a part of our own flesh. The garden must be weeded.
– Paul KleeRate it:
One does not learn how to die by killing others.
– Vicomte de ChateaubriandRate it:
One does not love a place the less for having suffered in it unless it has all been suffering, nothing but suffering.
– Jane AustenRate it:
One does not make friends. One recognizes them.
– Garth HenrichsRate it:
One does not sell the earth upon which the people walk.
– Tshunka WitkoRate it:
One doesn't discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
– Andre GideRate it:
One doesn't have a sense of humor. It has you.
– Larry GelbartRate it:
One dog barks at something, the rest bark at him.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:
One door was shut and a gate was wide open for me. I step in the gate and keep on walking and never will I want to go back to that door.
– Eliotz CesarRate it:
One drink is just right two is too many three are too few.
– Danish proverbRate it:
One drop of hatred left in the cup of joy turns the most blissful draught into poison.
– Johann Christoph Friedrich von SchillerRate it:
One essential to success is that your desire be an all-obsessing one, your thoughts and aim be coordinated, and your energy be concentrated and applied without letup.
– Claude M. BristolRate it:
One essential to success is that your desire be an all-obsessing one, your thoughts and aims be co-ordinated, and your energy be concentrated and applied without letup.
– Claude M. BristolRate it:
One evening I sat Beauty on my knees --And I found her bitter --And I reviled her.
– Arthur RimbaudRate it:
One filled with joy preaches without preaching.
– Mother TeresaRate it:
One foot on Mount Olympus, the other in the kitty litter.
– Brad MaysRate it:
One forgets too easily the difference between a man and his image, and that there is none between the sound of his voice on the screen and in real life.
– Robert BressonRate it:
One forgives to the degree that one loves.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:
One form to rule them all, one form to find them, one form to bring them all and in the darkness rewrite the hell out of them
– sendmail ruleset 3 comment from DEC.Rate it:
One friend in a lifetime is much two are many three are hardly possible.
– Henry AdamsRate it:
One gains universal applause who mingles the useful with the agreeable, at once delighting and instructing the reader.
– HoraceRate it:
One gets to start enjoying one's ANONYMITY, the moment one gets FAMOUS.
– Pramod KureelRate it:
One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time.
– Carl SaganRate it:
One golfer a year is hit by lightning. This may be the only evidence we have of God's existence.
– Steve Aylett, Atom (a novel, 2000)Rate it:
One good anecdote is worth a volume of biography.
– William Ellery ChanningRate it:
One good quotation is often worth more than two good friends.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
One good thing about being young is that you are not experienced enough to know you cannot possibly do the things you are doing.
– Gene BrownRate it:
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
– Bob MarleyRate it:
One good turn deserves another.
– Gaius PetroniusRate it:
One great cause of failure is lack of concentration.
– Bruce LeeRate it:
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
– Francois Marie Arouet VoltaireRate it:
One had to cram all this stuff into one's mind for the examinations, whether one liked it or not. This coercion had such a deterring effect on me that, after I had passed the final examination, I found the consideration of any scientific problems distasteful to me for an entire year.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
One half of the world can not understand the pleasures of the other.
– Jane AustenRate it:
One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
– Jane AustenRate it:
One hand I extend into myself, the other toward others.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
One hand washes the other.
– SenecaRate it:
One hand washes the other.
(Manus Manum Lavet)

– SenecaRate it:
One has a greater sense of degradation after an interview with a doctor than from any human experience.
– Alice JonesRate it:
One has a greater sense of intellectual degradation after an interview with a doctor than from any human experience.
– Alice JamesRate it:
One has but to observe a community of beavers at work in a stream to understand the loss in his sagacity, balance, cooperation, competence, and purpose which Man has suffered since he rose up on his hind legs.... He began to chatter and he developed Reason, Thought, and Imagination, qualities which would get the smartest group of rabbits or orioles in the world into inextricable trouble overnight.
– James Grover ThurberRate it:
One has fear in front of a goat, in back of a mule, and on every side of a fool.
– Edgar Watson HoweRate it:
One has to be a lowbrow, a bit of a murderer, to be a politician, ready and willing to see people sacrificed, slaughtered, for the sake of an idea, whether a good one or a bad one.
– Henry MillerRate it:
One has to be able to count if only so that at fifty one doesn't marry a girl of twenty.
– Maxim GorkyRate it:
One has to die a bit to be reborn.
– Marty Metalgod RossRate it:
One has to struggle much because the return for good is evil, and evil reigns.
– Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of RussiaRate it:
One hopes to achieve the zero option, but in the absence of that we must achieve balanced numbers. (On Soviet and Allied missiles in Europe)
– Margaret Hilda ThatcherRate it:
One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble risks, is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum, in which men steal through existence, like sluggish waters through a marsh, without either honor or observation.
– Walter ScottRate it:
One hour of thoughtful solitude may nerve the heart for days of conflict - girding up its armor to meet the most insidious foe.
– PercivalRate it:
One hundred religious persons knit into a unity by careful organizations do not constitute a church any more than eleven dead men make a football team. The first requisite is life, always.
– A. W. TozerRate it:
One hundred sparrow does not make one eagle.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
One hundred years from now, it will not matter what my bank account was, how big my house was, or what kind of car I drove. But the world may be a little better, because I was important in the life of a child.
– Forest WitcraftRate it:
One is greater than two amongst three men where only one of them is intelligent!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
One is left with the horrible feeling now that war settles nothing that to win a war is as disastrous as to lose one.
– Agatha ChristieRate it:
One is left with the horrible feeling now that war settles nothing; that to win a war is as disastrous as to lose one.
– Agatha Christie, Autobiography (1977)Rate it:
One is never as fortunate or as unfortunate as one thinks.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:
One is never more on trial than in the moment of excessive good fortune.
– Lewis Lew WallaceRate it:
One is not born a genius, one becomes a genius.
– Simone de BeauvoirRate it:
One is not exposed to danger who, even when in safety is always on their guard.
– Publilius SyrusRate it:
One is not idle because one is absorbed. There is both visible and invisible labor. To contemplate is to toil. To think is to do.
– Victor HugoRate it:
One is not superior merely because one sees the world as odious.
– ChateaubriandRate it:
One is still what one is going to cease to be and already what one is going to become. One lives one's death, one dies one's life.
– Jean-Paul SartreRate it:
One is tempted to define man as a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
One is very crazy when in love.
– Sigmund FreudRate it:
One kernel is felt in a hogshead one drop of water helps to swell the ocean a spark of fire helps to give light to the world. None are too small, too feeble, too poor to be of service. Think of this and act.
– Hannah MoreRate it:
One kernel is felt in a hogshead; one drop of water helps to swell the ocean; a spark of fire help to give light to the world. None are too small, too feeble, too poor to be of service. Think of this and act.
– Hannah MoreRate it:
One kernel is felt in a hogshead; one drop of water helps to swell the ocean; a spark of fire helps to give light to the world. None are too small, too feeble, too poor to be of service. Think of this and act.
– Hannah MoreRate it:
One kind word can warm three winter months.
– Japanese ProverbRate it:
One kiss, two lips. One love, two bodies. (Un baiser, ce sont deux lèvres. - Un amour, ce sont deux corps.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
One leak will sink a ship: and one sin will destroy a sinner.
– John BunyanRate it:
One learns compromise by accepting the good with the bad.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
One life - a little gleam of Time between two Eternities.
– Thomas CarlyleRate it:
One likes people much better when they're battered down by a prodigious siege of misfortune than when they triumph.
– VirginiaRate it:
One lives in the hope of becoming a memory.
– Antonio PorchiaRate it:
One look around us ought to show that all our arbitrary measures and bounds have been clamped on us by mankind.
– Author UnknownRate it:
One look, all is said. One word, all is lived. (Un regard, tout est dit. - Une parole, tout se vit.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
One loses all the time which he might employ to better purpose.
– Jean-Jacques RousseauRate it:
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
– Elbert HubbardRate it:
One main reason the US has been able to prevent its currency and economy from collapsing, despite the latest wars, huge debt and massive currency printing, is because the dollar is the de-facto standard for international trade and reserve currency.
– Med JonesRate it:
One man alone can be pretty dumb sometimes, but for real bona fide stupidity, there ain't nothin' can beat teamwork.
– Edward AbbeyRate it:
One man envies the success in life of another, and hates him in secret; nor is he willing to give him good advice when he is consulted, except it be by some wonderful effort of good feeling, and there are, alas, few such men in the world. A real friend, on the other hand, exults in his friend?s happiness, rejoices in all his joys, and is ready to afford him the best advice.
– HerodotusRate it:
One man has enthusiasm for 30 minutes, another for 30 days, but it is the man who has it for 30 years who makes a success of his life.
– Edward B. ButlerRate it:
One man may hit the mark, another blunder but heed not these distinctions. Only from the alliance of the one, working with and through the other, are great things born.
– Antoine De Saint-ExuperyRate it:
One man may hit the mark, another blunder; but heed not these distinctions. Only from the alliance of the one, working with and through the other, are great things born.
– Antoine de Saint-ExuperyRate it:
One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars and the world will be better for this.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars; and the world will be better for this.
– Joe Darion, "The Impossible Dream"Rate it:
One man that has a mind and knows it can always beat ten men who haven't and don't.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
One man was so mad at me that he ended his letter Beware. You will never get out of this world alive.
– John Ernst SteinbeckRate it:
One man with courage is a majority.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
One man with courage makes a majority.
– Andrew JacksonRate it:
One man with courage makes a majority.
– Andrew Old Hickory JacksonRate it:
One man's folly is another man's wife.
– Helen RowlandRate it:
One man's justice is another's injustice one man's beauty another's ugliness one man's wisdom another's folly.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
One man's religion is another man's belly laugh.
– Robert Anson HeinleinRate it:
One man's remorse is another man's reminiscence.
– Ogden NashRate it:
One man's trash ends up another man's wife.
– Tom ZeganRate it:
One man's word is no man's word we should quietly hear both sides.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
One mark of a second-rate mind is to be always telling stories.
– Jean de La BruyèreRate it:
One may as well be asleep as to read for anything but to improve his mind and morals, and regulate his conduct.
– SterneRate it:
One may discover a new side to his most intimate friend when for the first time he hears him speak in public. He will be stranger to him as he is more familiar to the audience. The longest intimacy could not foretell how he would behave then
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
One may discover a new side to his most intimate friend when for the first time he hears him speak in public. He will be stranger to him as he is more familiar to the audience. The longest intimacy could not foretell how he would behave then.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
One may have a blazing hearth in one's soul and yet no one ever come to sit by it. Passersby see only a wisp of smoke from the chimney and continue on the way.
– Vincent Van GoghRate it:
One may no more live in the world without picking up the moral prejudices of the world than one will be able to go to hell without perspiring.
– Henry Louis MenckenRate it:
One may not reach the dawn save by the path of the night.
– Khalil GibranRate it:
One may walk over the highest mountain one step at a time.
– John WanamakerRate it:
One meets his destiny often in the road he takes to avoid it.
– French ProverbRate it:
One might equate growing up with a mistrust of words. A mature person trusts his eyes more than his ears. Irrationality often manifests itself in upholding the word against the evidence of the eyes. Children, savages and true believers remember far less what they have seen than what they have heard.
– Eric HofferRate it:
One might well say that mankind is divisible into two great classes: hosts and guests.
– Max BeerbohmRate it:
One mind awake can awaken another, The second awake can awaken their next door brother. Three awake can awaken the town By turning the whole place upside down. Many awake can make such a fuss That they finally awaken the rest of us.
– Helen KromerRate it:
One murder makes a villain, millions a hero.
– Beilby Porteus, Death, A PoemRate it:
One must also accept that one has 'uncreative' moments. The more honestly one can accept that, the quicker these moments will pass.
– Etty HillesumRate it:
One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
One must be a fox in order to recognize traps, and a lion to frighten off wolves.
– Niccolo Machiavelli, The PrinceRate it:
One must be a god to be able to tell successes from failures without making a mistake.
– Anton ChekhovRate it:
One must be a living man and a posthumous artist.
– Jean CocteauRate it:
One must be a somebody before they can have a enemy. One must be a force before he can be resisted by another force.
– Sophie SwetchineRate it:
One must be a wise reader to quote wisely and well.
– Amos Bronson AlcottRate it:
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
– Georges Eliot, MiddlemarchRate it:
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving.
– George EliotRate it:
One must desire something to be alive.
– Margaret DelandRate it:
One must do violence to the object of one's desire when it surrenders, the pleasure is greater.
– Marquis de SadeRate it:
One must fight for a life of action, not reaction.
– Rita Mae BrownRate it:
One must have a good memory to be able to keep the promises one makes.
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
One must have a heart of stone to read the death of Little Nell without laughing.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
One must know oneself, if this does not serve to discover truth, it at least serves as a rule of life and there is nothing better.
– Blaise PascalRate it:
One must love a cat on its own terms.
– Peter GrayRate it:
One must marry one's feelings to one's beliefs and ideas. That is probably the only way to achieve a measure of harmony in one's life.
– Etty HilsumRate it:
One must never lose time in vainly regretting the past or in complaining against the changes which cause us discomfort, for change is the essence of life.
– Anatole FranceRate it:
One must not always think that feeling is everything. Art is nothing without form.
– Gustave FlaubertRate it:
One must not be mean with the affections what is spent of the fund is renewed in the spending itself.
– Sigmund FreudRate it:
One must not lose desires. They are mighty stimulants to creativeness, to love, and to long life.
– Alexander A. BogomoletzRate it:
One must pass through the circumference of time before arriving at the center of opportunity.
– Baltasar Gracián y MoralesRate it:
One must really have suffered oneself to help others.
– Mother TheresaRate it:
One must somehow find a way of loving the world without trusting it; somehow one must love the world without being worldly.
– G.K. ChestertonRate it:
One must still have chaos in oneself to give birth to a dancing star.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spoke ZarathustraRate it:
One must think like a hero to behave like a merely decent human being.
– May SartonRate it:
One must work really hard to reach the top, especially the one who is at the bottom.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
One need not be a chamber to be haunted;
One need not be a house;
The brain has corridors surpassing
Material place.

– Emily DickinsonRate it:
One needs to be slow to form convictions, but once formed they must be defended against the heaviest odds.
– Mahatma GandhiRate it:
One never goes so far as when one doesn't know where one is going.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
One never grows old, but when one stops growing one becomes old. So let's keep growing and evolving, become timeless and let's be eternal and MickeyMize your life.
– Mickey MehtaRate it:
One never knows what each day is going to bring. The important thing is to be open and ready for it.
– Henry MooreRate it:
One never learns by success. Success is the plateau that one rests upon to take breath and look down from upon the straight and difficult path, but one does not climb upon a plateau.
– Josephine Preston PeabodyRate it:
One never notices what has been done one can only see what remains to be done.
– Marie CurieRate it:
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
– Marie Curie, letter to her brother, 1894Rate it:
One never reaches home, but wherever friendly paths intersect the whole world looks like home for a time.
– Hermann HesseRate it:
One of my strongly held belief is that the best of all things is yet to come. Now, that's why I'm never bothered about anything that I've lost. And I urge you too, never mind whatever that you've lost. For, surely the best of all things is yet to come.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
One of rarest things that a man ever does is to do the best he can.
– Josh BillingsRate it:
One of the advantages of being a captain is being able to ask for advice without necessarily having to take it.
– William Shatner as Kirk, in "Dagger of the Mind"Rate it:
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
– Alan Alexander MilneRate it:
One of the amusements of idleness is reading without the fatigue of attention, and the world, therefore, swarms with writers whose wish is not to be studied but to be read.
– JohnsonRate it:
One of the best rules in conversation is, never to say a thing which any of the company can reasonably wish had been left unsaid.
– Jonathan SwiftRate it:
One of the best things any human must do, is to bleed for the others.
– Lot ChakonzaRate it:
One of the chief misfortunes of honest people is that they are cowardly.
– VoltaireRate it:
One of the chief obstacles to intelligence is credulity, and credulity could be enormously diminished by instructions as to the prevalent forms of mendacity. Credulity is a greater evil in the present day than it ever was before, because, owing to the growth of education, it is much easier than it used to be to spread misinformation, and, owing to democracy, the spread of misinformation is more important than in former times to the holders of power.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
One of the commonalities between many movies that come from Asian subcontinent is their strange and distasteful sense of humor to make fun of disabled, fat, ugly and less fortunate people , in general. It's a shocking observation that is truly disturbing, when you thin about it. Making fun of fat people won't make anybody any thinner, likewise making fun of ugly people won't make them any prettier either. Also, making fun of unsuccessful people won't necessarily make the mocker more successful. So why movie-makers and actors stoop to such low level of humor? It's best to leave those fellow human beings in the hands of the Sureme Power who created them. And the hard-hearted movie-makers and actors should, instead of making fun of people, work on improving themselves. We all are God's Children, and we must treat each other with respect and dignity.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
One of the commonest mistakes is thinking your worries are over when your children get married.
– Kin HubbardRate it:
One of the deadliest and most venomous destructive concoction is created by mixing false pride with ignorance and power. Regretfully there are more victims of this poisonous formulation than the poison itself.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
One of the delights known to age, and beyond the grasp of youth, is that of Not Going.
– J.B. PriestleyRate it:
One of the diseases of this age is the multitude of books. It is a thriftless and a thankless occupation, this writing of books: a man were better to sing in a cobbler?s shop, for his pay is a penny a patch; but a book-writer, if he get sometimes a few commendations from the judicious, he shall be sure to reap a thousand reproaches from the malicious.
– Barnaby RichRate it:
One of the extraordinary things about human events is that the unthinkable becomes thinkable.
– Salman RushdieRate it:
One of the few good things about modern times If you die horribly on television, you will not have died in vain. You will have entertained us.
– Kurt VonnegutRate it:
One of the few good things about modern times: If you die horribly on television, you will not have died in vain. You will have entertained us.
– Kurt Vonnegut, "Cold Turkey", In These Times, May 10, 2004Rate it:
One of the first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine.
– William OslerRate it:
One of the fondest expressions around is that we can't be the world's policeman. But guess who gets called when suddenly someone needs a cop.
– ColinRate it:
One of the fundamental reasons why so many doctors become cynical and disillusioned is precisely because, when the abstract idealism has worn thin, they are uncertain about the value of the actual lives of the patients they are treating. This is not because they are callous or personally inhuman: it is because they live in and accept a society which is incapable of knowing what a human life is worth.
– John BergerRate it:
One of the genius writers of 20th century, Hermann Hesse, Nobel Laureate and my most favorite author, wrote: "Most people...are like a falling leaf that drifts and turns in the air, flutters, and falls to the ground. But a few others are like stars which travel one defined path: no wind reaches them, they have within themselves their guide and path." I like this quote, because it is so enlightening and powerful. It's also a constant reminder that you are the Star, and you must maintain your character - no matter what others say or do. Also not to forget that the Star does have ability to turn into Supernova, which brightens the Universe with such a powerful light that can only come from millions of Suns. Always strive to be that shining Star, and ultimately Supernova, to illuminate the world.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
One of the great attractions of patriotism -- it fulfills our worst wishes. In the person of our nation we are able, vicariously, to bully and cheat. Bully and cheat, what's more, with a feeling that we are profoundly virtuous.
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
One of the great disadvantages of hurry is that it takes such a long time.
– G. K. ChestertonRate it:
One of the great dreams of man must be to find some place between the extremes of nature and civilization where it is possible to live without regret.
– Barry LopezRate it:
One of the great mistakes that can be made by a man of my age is to get involved in athletic competition with children--unless, of course, they are under six. And even then, stay away from hide-and-seek.
– Bill Cosby, Time FliesRate it:
One of the great pillars of bad journalism is the made up storyline of "Let's you and him fight" - dreaming up conflicts and story arcs where none exists. http://qr.ae/jpY6b
– Jimmy WalesRate it:
One of the greatest casualties of the war in Vietnam is the Great Society ... shot down on the battlefield of Vietnam.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.Rate it:
One of the greatest delusions in the world is the hope that the evils in this world are to be cured by legislation.
– Thomas B. ReedRate it:
One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn't do.
– Henry FordRate it:
One of the greatest feelings you'll ever get - knowing that you are the reason behind another persons' smile.
– BiyooRate it:
One of the greatest joys to me is making every single person in the audience laugh and forget their worries.
– Mark EliasRate it:
One of the greatest kings that ever was
– Gottfried Wilhelm von LeibnizRate it:
One of the greatest necessities in America is to discover creative solitude.
– Carl SandburgRate it:
One of the greatest pains to human nature is the pain of a new idea.
– Walter BagehotRate it:
One of the greatest pieces of economic wisdom is to know what you do not know.
– John Kenneth GalbraithRate it:
One of the greatest pleasures of music is to make other people listen to it; to feel, for just a moment, a tiny part of an ideal world in which everything is good, beautiful, harmony, love.
– Raphael SommerRate it:
One of the greatest victories you can gain over someone is to beat him at politeness.
– Josh BillingsRate it:
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 RosenbergRate it:
One of the hardest things in life is having words in your heart that you can't utter.
– James Earl JonesRate it:
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 DisrealiRate it:
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 EmersonRate it:
One of the indictments of civilizations is that happiness and intelligence are so rarely found in the same person.
– William FeatherRate it:
One of the keys to be happy is to always get in touch with oneself.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory.
– Rita Mae BrownRate it:
One of the Laws of Karma teaches us that if someone strongly believes something to be true; then sometime in her/his lifetime she/he will be called upon to demonstrate that particular truth. It's true. Life always offers opportunity, at least once, to put to practice what you believe in and what you are passionate about.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say.
– Will DurantRate it:
One of the major reasons for the downfall in many relationships is; too much “me” in “we”.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
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 WildeRate it:
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 AdamsRate it:
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. GuptaRate it:
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. LucasRate it:
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 CarnegieRate it:
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.Rate it:
One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.
– Lucius Annaeus SenecaRate it:
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 3Rate it:
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 KerrRate it:
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 SartoryRate it:
One of the most important jobs of the youth is to make the elderly happy.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
One of the most important things one can do in life is to brutally question every single thing you are taught.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
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 JarrellRate it:
One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
One of the most spiritual things that can happen to you is a human breakthrough."
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
One of the most striking differences between a cat and a lie is that a cat has only nine lives.
– Mark TwainRate it:
One of the most sublime experiences we can ever have is to wake up feeling healthy after we have been sick.
– Rabbi Harold KushnerRate it:
One of the most sublime experiences we can ever have to to wake up feeling healthy after we have been sick.
– Rabbi Harold KushnerRate it:
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon-instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.
– Dale CarnegieRate it:
One of the most tragicomic things in life is that when a man makes an imaginary thing – such as a religion – as his own flag and carries it all his life and even dies for it! An intelligent man has only one flag: Flag of reason and science!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
One of the most untruthful things possible, you know, is a collection of facts, because they can be made to appear so many different ways.
– Dr. Karl MenningerRate it:
One of the oldest and well-accepted myths, which is the greatest enemy of truth in my view, is that one simply cannot maintain the best quality of life without consuming hazardous, toxic, and depleting substances. This myth has been persistent but unrealistic. Today, Innovative Scientists and Brilliant Green Chemistry Followers are defying this ancient myth of trade-off and "quid pro quo" - by apprpriately designing their chemical reactions, and selecting non-hazardous alternatives to otherwise toxic reagents. That's the way to to go! We must think Green, to keep our Beautiful Mother Earth Fresh and Clean - at all times.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
One of the peculiar sins of the twentieth century which we've developed to a very high level is the sin of credulity. It has been said that when human beings stop believing in God they believe in nothing. The truth is much worse: they believe in anything.
– Malcolm MuggeridgeRate it:
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.
– PlatoRate it:
One of the problems with technology is that no photograph, as superb and outstanding as it may be, will ever be as satisfying as the most middle-rate painting.
– Perry BrassRate it:
One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.
– John W. GardnerRate it:
One of the saddest things is that the only thing that a man can do for eight hours a day, day after day, is work. You can't eat eight hours a day nor drink for eight hours a day nor make love for eight hours --all you can do for eight hours is work. Which is the reason why man makes himself and everybody else so miserable and unhappy.
– William FaulknerRate it:
One of the secrets of a happy life is continuous small treats.
– Iris MurdochRate it:
One of the secrets of life is to make stepping stones out of stumbling blocks.
– Jack PennRate it:
One of the self-authenticating truths which we come at last to acknowledge is this strange fact that we know that for the evil in our lives we ourselves are responsible, but for the good God alone deserves the praise.
– John L. CasteelRate it:
One of the serious obstacles to the improvement of our race is indiscriminate charity.
– Andrew CarnegieRate it:
One of the signs of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
One of the signs of passing youth is the birth of a sense of fellowship with other human beings as we take our place among them.
– VirginiaRate it:
One of the simple but genuine pleasures in life is getting up in the morning and hurrying to a mousetrap you set the night before.
– Kin HubbardRate it:
One of the strangest things about life is that the poor, who need the money the most, are the ones that never have it.
– Finley Peter DunneRate it:
One of the sublimest things in the world is plain truth.
– Edward Bulwer-LyttonRate it:
One of the surest evidences of an elevated taste is the power of enjoying works of impassioned terrorism, in poetry, and painting. The man who can look at impassioned subjects of terror with a feeling of exultation may be certain he has an elevated taste.
– Benjamin HaydonRate it:
One of the surest evidences of friendship that one individual can display to another is telling him gently of a fault. If any other can excel it, it is listening to such a disclosure with gratitude, and amending the error.
– Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-LyttonRate it:
One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.
– Arnold GlasgowRate it:
One of the things about being a grown-up is learning how to act right even when you feel wrong.
– Sean Stewart, Perfect Circle, 2004Rate it:
One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself.
– Lucille BallRate it:
One of the things that has helped me as much as any other, is not how long I am going to live, but how much I can do while living.
– George Washington CarverRate it:
One of the things that is wrong with America is that everybody who has done anything at all in his own field is expected to be an authority on every subject under the sun.
– Elmer DavisRate it:
One of the things that keeps you from dropping them in the nearest volcano is that you had to work too hard to get them. You had to cry, you had to scream, you had to sweat, you had to cuss out health care officials, and when that's all over with, you'll be willing to put up with a lot more from your kids.
– Barbara HallRate it:
One of the things that makes God different from people is that God is always available to listen.
– Rabbi David WolpeRate it:
One of the universal rules of happiness is: always be wary of any helpful item that weighs less than its operating manual.
– Terry Pratchett, JingoRate it:
One of the weaknesses of our age is our apparent inability to distinguish our need from our greed.
– Author UnknownRate it:
One of these days in your travels, a guy is going to come up to you and show you a nice brand-new deck of cards on which the seal is not yet broken, and this guy is going to offer to bet you that he can make the Jack of Spades jump out of the deck and squirt cider in your ear. But, son, do not bet this man, for as sure as you are standing there, you are going to end up with an earful of cider.
– Damon RunyonRate it:
One of these days, the people are going to demand peace of the government, and the government is going to have to give it to them.
– Dwight EisenhowerRate it:
one of worst enemies can be the same person you trust the most. for they know everything you don't want anyone else to know.
– Meylin D. BojorgeRate it:
One often calms one's grief by recounting it.
– Pierre CorneilleRate it:
One often contradicts an opinion when what is uncongenial is really the tone in which it was conveyed.
– Friedrich Wilhelm NietzscheRate it:
One on God's side is a majority.
– Wendell PhillipsRate it:
One only dies once, and if one does not die well, a good opportunity is lost and will not present itself again.
– Dr. Jose P. RizalRate it:
One only needs two tools in life WD-40 to make things go, and duct tape to make them stop.
– G. WeilacherRate it:
One only needs two tools in life: WD-40 to make things go, and duct tape to make them stop.
– G. WeilacherRate it:
One ought every day at least to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and, if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, UnknownRate it:
One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half.
– Winston ChurchillRate it:
One ought only to write when one leaves a piece of ones flesh in the ink-pot each time one dips one's pen.
– Leo TolstoyRate it:
One ought to seek out virtue for its own sake, without being influenced by fear or hope, or by any external influence. Moreover, that in that does happiness consist.
– Diogenes Laertius, ZenoRate it:
One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture and, if possible, speak a few reasonable words.
– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words.
– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and, if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
One path alone leads to a life of peace The path of virtue.
– JuvenalRate it:
One path alone leads to a life of peace: The path of virtue.
– JuvenalRate it:
One person can destroy my world But not my light.
– Eddy M ReyesRate it:
One person can have a profound effect on another. And two people...well, two people can work miracles. They can change a whole town. They can change the world.
– Andrew SchneiderRate it:
One person with a belief is equal to a force of 99 who have only interests.
– John Stuart MillRate it:
One persons left hand, will cost a friend their right hand.
– Victor Dean CollinsRate it:
One picture is worth a thousand words.
– Fred R. BarnardRate it:
One player practicing sportsmanship is far better than fifty preaching it.
– Knute Kenneth RockneRate it:
One pound of learning requires ten pounds of common sense to apply it.
– Persian ProverbRate it:
One precedent creates another and they soon accumulate and constitute law. What yesterday was a fact, today is doctrine.
– JuniusRate it:
One problem with gazing too frequently into the past is that we may turn around to find the future has run out on us.
– Michael CibenkoRate it:
One question can make all the difference between your success or failure. A winner asks how it will be done. A loser asks why it cannot be done. Asking how to succeed, helps you find a way. Asking why you will fail, gives you an excuse to stay.
– Med JonesRate it:
One quick and effective solution to the global economic crisis is a global economic and political reset. A global economic reset means that world leaders can come together to agree on debt forgiveness to all nations and restructuring of the global economy. Friends and enemies alike, no exceptions. To be fair to nations with lesser debts, they could be compensated on a ratio basis to enjoy treasury surpluses. A new international trade and reserve currency will probably be established to create a fair global economic system and to implement the reset. This could bring a new era of global prosperity and socioeconomic exchange. This is a much better alternative than currency wars, international hostilities and continuous risks of global socioeconomic shocks.
– Med JonesRate it:
One reason I don't drink is that I want to know when I am having a good time.
– Lady Nancy AstorRate it:
One reason the human race has such a low opinion of itself is that it gets so much of its wisdom from writers.
– Wilfrid SheedRate it:
One repays a teacher badly if one only remains a pupil.
– NietzscheRate it:
One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them.
– J. R. R. TolkienRate it:
One Ring to rule them all,
One Ring to find them,
One Ring to bring them all
and in the darkness bind them.

– J. R. R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring, 1954, chapter 2Rate it:
One runs the risk of weeping a little, if one allows himself to be tamed.
– Antoine de Saint-Exupery, The Little PrinceRate it:
One said of suicide, As long as one has brains one should not blow them out. And another answered, But when one has ceased to have them, too often one cannot.
– F. H. BradleyRate it:
One ship drives east and other drives west by the same winds that blow. It's the set of the sails and not the gales that determines the way they go.
– Ella Wheeler WilcoxRate it:
One should absorb the colour of life, but one should never remember its details. Details are always vulgar.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
One should always be in love. That is the reason one should never marry.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
One should always be wary of anyone who promises that their love will last longer than a weekend.
– Quentin CrispRate it:
One should always play fairly when one has the winning cards.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
One should as a rule respect public opinion in so far as is necessary to avoid starvation and to keep out of prison, but anything that goes beyond this is voluntary submission to an unnecessary tyranny, and is likely to interfere with happiness in all kinds of ways.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
One should be abnormal to make things normal
– Usman DurezRate it:
One should be just as careful in choosing one's pleasures as in avoiding calamities.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:
One should be more concerned about what his conscience whispers than about what other people shout.
– Author UnknownRate it:
One should believe in marriage as in the immortality of the soul.
– Honore' de BalzacRate it:
One should count each day a separate life.
– SenecaRate it:
One should die proudly when it is no longer possible to live proudly.
– Friedrich Wilhelm NietzscheRate it:
One should either be a work of art, or wear a work of art.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
One should guard against preaching to young people success in the customary form as the main aim in life. The most important motive for work in school and in life is pleasure in work, pleasure in its result, and the knowledge of the value of the result to the community.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
One should never criticize his own work except in a fresh and hopeful mood. The self-criticism of a tired mind is suicide.
– Charles Horton CooleyRate it:
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:
One thing you can give and still keep is your word.
– Author UnknownRate it:
One thing you can't recycle is wasted time.
– AnonymousRate it:
One thing you will probably remember well is any time you forgive and forget.
– Franklin P. JonesRate it:
One thing you will probably remember well is anytime you forgive and forget.
– Franklin P. JonesRate it:
One thorn of experience is worth a whole wilderness of warning.
– James Russell LowellRate it:
One time a waitress asked me how I wanted my eggs, I said "Cooked"
– Tom ZeganRate it:
One time I was at the Doctors office and the Doctor asked me if I was allergic to anything. I said "Yes, poison.
– Tom ZeganRate it:
One truly cannot be described, If the one doing the describing Has a bad attitude.
– UnknownRate it:
One very important ingredient of success is a good, wide-awake, persistent, tireless enemy.
– Frank ShuttsRate it:
One voice can enter ten ears, but ten voices cannot enter one ear.
– Leone LeviRate it:
One was never married, and that's his hell; another is, and that's his plague.
– Robert BurtonRate it:
One watches them on the seashore, all the people, and there is something pathetic, almost wistful in them, as if they wished their lives did not add up to this scaly nullity of possession, but as if they could not escape. It is a dragon that has devoured us all: these obscene, scaly houses, this insatiable struggle and desire to possess, to possess always and in spite of everything, this need to be an owner, lest one be owned. It is too hideous and nauseating. Owners and owned, they are like the two sides of a ghastly disease. One feels a sort of madness come over one, as if the world had become hell. But it is only superimposed: it is only a temporary disease. It can be cleaned away.
– D. H. LawrenceRate it:
One way to get rid of your weight is to leave it on your plate.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
One weeps not save when one is afraid, and that is why kings are tyrants.
– Marquis de SadeRate it:
One who condones evil is just as guilty as the one who perpetrates it.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.Rate it:
One who condones evils is just as guilty as the one who perpetrates it.
– Martin Luther King Jr.Rate it:
One who does not act in accordance to the deep voice of his inner conscience can't be honest, truthful, trustworthy, loyal and faithful to anyone.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
One who does not like to read is equal to one who cannot read.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
One who does not obey the parents’ word will be taught by the world.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
One who is not moved by words is rarely moved by the stick.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
One who is too insistent on his own views finds few to agree with him.
– Lao TzuRate it:
One who is too wise an observer of the business of others, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.
– Alexander PopeRate it:
One who laughs last may get the joke last, but still laughs the longest, Laughter is the best medicine! Enjoy!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
One who sees inaction in action, and action in inaction, is intelligent among men.
– Bhagavad GitaRate it:
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:
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. BensonRate it:
One's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
– Oliver Wendell HolmesRate it:
One's own self conquered is better than all other people.
– The DhammapadaRate it:
One's own thought is one's world. What a person thinks is what he becomes.
– Maitri UpanishadsRate it:
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, EleanorRate it:
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 SparkRate it:
One's real life is often the life that one does not lead.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
One's religion is whatever he is most interested in, and yours is Success.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
One's religion is whatever one is most interested in.
– James BarrieRate it:
One, a robot may not injure a human being, or through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm Two, a robot must obey the orders given it by human beings except where such orders would conflict with the First Law Three, a robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Laws.
– Isaac AsimovRate it:
One, a robot may not injure a human being, or through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm;
Two, a robot must obey the orders given it by human beings except where such orders would conflict with the First Law; Three, a robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Laws.

– Isaac Asimov, Laws of Robotics from I. Robot, 1950Rate it:
One-fifth of the people are against everything all the time.
– Robert F. KennedyRate it:
Ones need for control is directly proportional for ones need for love.
– Brandon A. TreanRate it:
Ones oldest friend is the best.
– PlautusRate it:
Online reputation management
– Jeremy EstesRate it:
Only a brave person is willing to honestly admit, and fearlessly to face, what a sincere and logical mind discovers.
– Rodan of AlexandriaRate it:
Only a fool gives lectures on drowning during a drought.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
Only a fool walks backwards into the future.
– Terry GoodkindRate it:
Only a fool would sit on the sidelines hoping for something worthy of mention to happen to them
– Ahmed KorayemRate it:
Only a life lived for others is a life worth while.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
Only a loveful person realizes that no human is despicable. Yes of course, until you are loveful you can't/won't realize that.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even.
– Muhammad AliRate it:
Only a novel"... in short, only some work in which the greatest powers of the mind are displayed, in which the most thorough knowledge of human nature, the happiest delineation of its varieties, the liveliest effusions of wit and humour are conveyed to the world in the best chosen language.
– Jane Austen, Northanger AbbeyRate it:
Only a scientific people can survive in a scientific future.
– Thomas H. HuxleyRate it:
Only a sheep with lion's heart can attack wolf, not the sheep with lion's teeth or with lion's claw!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Only a weak mind seeks ultimate answers.
– Elayne BooslerRate it:
Only a writer can ride a time machine and change the future when he is not there.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Only actions give life strength only moderation gives it a charm.
– Jean Paul RichterRate it:
Only actions give life strength only moderation gives it charm.
– Jean Paul Friedrich RichterRate it:
Only actions give life strength; only moderation gives it a charm.
– Jean Paul RichterRate it:
Only after the last tree has been cut down, Only after the last river has been poisoned, Only after the last fish has been caught, Only then will you find that money cannot be eaten.
– Cree Indian ProphecyRate it:
Only amateurs say that they write for their own amusement. Writing is not an amusing occupation. It is a combination of ditch-digging, mountain-climbing, treadmill and childbirth... But amusing Never.
– Edna FerberRate it:
Only an alert and knowledgeable citizenry can complel the proper meshing of the huge industrial and military machinery of defense with our peaceful methods and goals, so that security and liberty may prosper together.
– Dwight D EisenhowerRate it:
Only as high as I reach can I grow, Only as far as I seek can I go, Only as deep as I look can I see, Only as much as I dream can I be.
– Karen RavenRate it:
Only as you do know yourself can your brain serve you as a sharp and efficient tool. Know your own failings, passions, and prejudices so you can separate them from what you see.
– Bernard BaruchRate it:
Only at death our soul breathes.
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Only at death, our soul breathes. (L'âme ne respire qu'à notre mort)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Only barbarians are not curious about where they come from, how they came to be where they are, where they appear to be going, whether they wish to go there, and if so, why, and if not, why not.
– Sir Isaiah BerlinRate it:
Only Boiled Seeds are afraid of failure.
– Abhishek ShuklaRate it:
Only cat lovers know the luxury of fur-coated, musical hot water bottles that never go cold.
– Susanne MillenRate it:
Only conservatives believe that subversion is still being carried on in the arts and that society is being shaken by it. Advanced art today is no longer a cause --it contains no moral imperative. There is no virtue in clinging to principles and standards, no vice in selling or in selling out.
– Harold RosenbergRate it:
Only cowards insult dying majesty.
– AesopRate it:
Only divine love bestows the keys of knowledge.
– Arthur RimbaudRate it:
Only do what your teacher says but not what he does.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
Only dreamers can teach us to soar.
– Anne Marie PierceRate it:
Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Only during the challenging phases in life, we realize the subtle difference between an acqaintance, a fair-weather friend, and a true friend. An acquaintance is around you merely to enjoy your company; a fair-weather friend flatters when all is well; but a true friend has always your best interests at heart, and the guts to tell you honestly and frankly what you must hear, whether you like it or not.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
– Roland, "The Last Gunslinger"Rate it:
Only exceptionally rational men can afford to be absurd.
– Allan GoldfeinRate it:
Only fools are positive.
– Moe HowardRate it:
only fools fall in love
– sammie puzseRate it:
Only free men can negotiate; prisoners cannot enter into contracts. Your freedom and mine cannot be separated.
– Nelson MandelaRate it:
Only free peoples can hold their purpose and their honor steady to a common end and prefer the interest of mankind to any narrow interest of their own.
– Woodrow WilsonRate it:
Only from the heart Can you touch the sky.
– Jalal ad-Din Muhammad RumiRate it:
Only government can take perfectly good paper, cover it with perfectly good ink and make the combination worthless.
– Milton FriedmanRate it:
Only grown-ups have difficulty with childproof bottles.
– Joe MooreRate it:
Only he is free who cultivates his own thoughts, and strives without fear to do justice to them.
– Berthold AuerbachRate it:
Only he who can say, The Lord is my strength, can say, Of whom shall I be afraid?
– Alexander MacLarenRate it:
Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
– Carol BurnettRate it:
Only idiots die for an idea! Life is greater and infinitely more valuable than all the ideas!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Only if we understand, will we care. Only if we care, will we help. Only if we help shall all be saved.
– Jane GoodallRate it:
Only ignorants get bored
– Ioana MarkopoulosRate it:
Only in a house where one has learnt to be lonely does one have this solicitude for things. One's relation to them, the daily seeing or touching, begins to become love, and to lay one open to pain.
– Elizabeth BowenRate it:
Only in dreams does the happiness of the earth dwell.
– RuckettRate it:
Only in quiet waters do things mirror themselves undistorted. Only in a quiet mind is adequate perception of the world.
– Hans MargoliusRate it:
Only in solitude do we find ourselves and in finding ourselves, we find in ourselves all our brothers in solitude.
– Miguel de UnanimoRate it:
Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.
– George EliotRate it:
Only in the spirit of attack, born in a brave heart, will bring success to any fighter aircraft, no matter how highly developed it may be.
– LtGen Adolf Galland, LuftwaffeRate it:
Only learn to seize good fortune, for good fortune is always here.
– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
Only lie about the future.
– Johnny CarsonRate it:
Only little boys and old men sneer at love.
– Louis AuchinclossRate it:
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
– Marc ChagallRate it:
Only mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the noonday sun.
– Indian ProverbRate it:
Only mediocrity can be trusted to be always at its best.
– Max BeerbohmRate it:
Only Mothers are capable of changing your destiny, by influencing and creating your future, with their blessings, far better than it could be otherwise. As your creator, Mother has the same divine powers as the Goddess or the God or any Supreme Power in this universe. I do believe in the power of blessings from Mother. Also, Mother is another name for "unconditional love" that you could not find anywhere else. Cherish your Mother, with love, respect and honor that they deserve, at all times....not just on Mother's Day.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Only necessity understood, and bondage to the highest is identical with true freedom.
– William JamesRate it:
Only now did I become throughly acquainted with the seducer of our people. It is not the inequality which is the real misfortune, it is the dependance.
– Francois Marie Arouet VoltaireRate it:
Only once then, it happened that my father tended the Grand Duchesses alone and performed nurses' duties for them.
– Tatiana BotkinaRate it:
Only one absolute certainty is possible to man, namely that at any given moment the feeling which he has exists.
– Thomas HuxleyRate it:
Only one endowed with restless vitality is susceptible to pessimism. You become a pessimist --a demonic, elemental, bestial pessimist --only when life has been defeated many times in its fight against depression.
– Emil CioranRate it:
Only one enemy is worse than despair: indifference. In every area of human creativity, indifference is the enemy; indifference of evil is worse than evil, because it is also sterile.
– Elie WieselRate it:
Only one thing that we can see and hear that is absolutely beautiful, and yet so fearfully frightening at the same time, is the Lightning.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can be a true master. For this reason mastery demands all of a person.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
Only out of Chaos are born Brilliant Dancing Stars and Ingenius Illuminating Inventions.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.
– Denis DiderotRate it:
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.
– Pablo PicassoRate it:
Only reason can convince us of those three fundamental truths without a recognition of which there can be no effective liberty that what we believe is not necessarily true that what we like is not necessarily good and that all questions are open.
– CliveRate it:
Only rice likes to be drowned. The war is the worst scream. (Seul aime être noyé le riz. - La guerre est le pire des cris.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Only Robinson Crusoe had everything done by Friday.
– AnonymousRate it:
Only sick music makes money today.
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
Only smart people can make silly mistakes.
– Siddharth AstirRate it:
Only solitary men know the full joys of friendship. Others have their family --but to a solitary and an exile his friends are everything.
– Willa CatherRate it:
Only solitary men know the full joys of friendship. Others have their family but to a solitary and an exile his friends are everything.
– Warren Gamaliel HardingRate it:
Only solitary men know the full joys of frienship. Others have their family but to a solitary and an exile, his friends are everything.
– Willa CatherRate it:
Only strength can cooperate. Weakness can only beg.
– Dwight D. EisenhowerRate it:
Only that in you which is me can hear what I'm saying.
– Baba Ram DassRate it:
Only that thing is free which exists by the necessities of its own nature, and is determined in its actions by itself alone.
– Baruch SpinozaRate it:
Only that which makes you feel bad after doing is immoral.
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
Only the big souls can forgive the big crimes!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Only the brave know how to forgive; it is the most refined and generous pitch of virtue human nature can arrive at.
– SterneRate it:
Only the Brave succeed in life.
– PanchatantraRate it:
Only the Brave succeed in life.
– PanchatantraRate it:
Only the clever men can be flexible; others are condemned to remain as rigid!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Only the curious will learn and only the resolute overcome the obstacles to learning. The quest quotient has always excited me more than the intelligence quotient.
– Eugene S. WilsonRate it:
Only the dead have seen the end of the war.
– PlatoRate it:
Only the devil wishes everyone to be his friend.
– Nicholas VenturellaRate it:
Only the dreamer shall understand realities, though in truth his dreaming must be not out of proportion to his waking.
– Margaret FullerRate it:
Only the dull don’t doubt!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Only the educated are free.
– EpictetusRate it:
Only the extremely ignorant or the extremely intelligent can resist change.
– SocratesRate it:
Only the flexibly creative person can really manage the future, Only the one who can face novelty with confidence and without fear.
– Abraham MaslowRate it:
Only the gentle are ever really strong.
– James DeanRate it:
Only the great can afford to have great defects.
– François de La RochefoucauldRate it:
Only the hand that erases can write the true thing.
– Meister EckhartRate it:
Only the hardest roads make us really feel that we are alive! Leave the easy roads!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Only the insane is absolutely certain.
– Robert Anton Wilson, The Illuminatus TrilogyRate it:
Only the interactions of the senses and sense objects give cold,heat,pleasure and pain. These are temporary, appearing and disappearing; therefore learn to tolerate without being disturbed (2.14)
– Bhagavad Gita, Chapter 2Rate it:
Only the little people pay taxes.
– Leona HelmslyRate it:
Only the madman is absolutely sure.
– Robert Anton WilsonRate it:
Only the man with a free mind has own the infinite horizons!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Only the mediocre are always at their best.
– Jean GiraudouxRate it:
Only the most extraordinary men can choose the remote cliffs as their graveyards; others are always condemned to nearby city gardens!
– mRate it:
Only the most foolish of mice would hide in a cat's ear, but only the wisest of cats would think to look there.
– Andrew MercerRate it:
Only the paths that lead to nowhere, merely the storms that are violent, purely the dangerous forests make man a real man!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Only the pure in heart can make a good soup.
– Ludwig van BeethovenRate it:
Only the refusal to listen guarantees one against being ensnared by the truth.
– NozickRate it:
Only the shallow know themselves.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Only the spoon knows what is stirring in the pot.
– Sicilian ProverbRate it:
Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong.
– Dr. Felice Leonardo BuscagliaRate it:
Only the winners decide what were war crimes.
– Gary WillsRate it:
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
– ConfuciusRate it:
Only those books come down which deserve to last . All the gilt edges, vellum and morocco, all the presentation copies to all the libraries will not preserve a book in circulation beyond its intrinsic date.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Only those who attempt the absurd...will achieve the impossible. I think...I think it's in my basement...Let me go upstairs and check.
– M. C. EscherRate it:
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
– Robert Francis KennedyRate it:
Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly ever acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.
– Author UnknownRate it:
Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
– George EliotRate it:
Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go.
– T.S. EliotRate it:
Only those who will risk going too far Can possibly find out how far one can go.
– T. S. EliotRate it:
Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees.
– Marcel ProustRate it:
Only to the extent that someone is living out this self transcendence of human existence, is he truly human or does he become his true self. He becomes so, not by concerning himself with his self's actualization, but by forgetting himself and giving himself, overlooking himself and focusing outward.
– Dr. Viktor E FranklRate it:
Only two classes of books are of universal appeal. The very best and the very worst.
– Ford MaddoxRate it:
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
Only useless things are indispensable.
– Francis PicabiaRate it:
Only when man's life comes to its end in prosperity can one call that man happy.
– AeschylusRate it:
Only when one has lost all curiosity about the future has one reached the age to write an autobiography.
– Evelyn WaughRate it:
Only when one is connected to one's inner core is one connected to others. And, for me, the core, the inner spring, can best be re-found through solitude.
– Anne Spencer Morrow LindberghRate it:
Only when the last tree has been cut down
Only when the last river has been poisoned
Only when the last fish has been caught
Only then will you find that money cannot be eaten.

– Cree Indian ProphecyRate it:
Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live...
– Dorothy ThompsonRate it:
Only when we grow up and mature, not just physically but also emotionally, we begin to appreciate that the colossal challenges, the searing sorrow, and the melodramatic melancholy in human life are not there to create agony, anguish and anxiety; but to toughen and to purify the human soul. There is always a purpose behind every act from almighty omnipresent Supreme Power, which we are expected to understand in time, if not right now. This self-realization is a wake up call, a reality check that truly changes our mindset and transforms our behavior thereafter.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Only when wishes are willed, the means begin to follow, and you can make your dreams come true. It all begins with your wish, and most importantly your will, to make anything happen.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Only when you bring value to others, will you bring value to yourself.
– Michael PowellRate it:
Only when you give up being consistent will you find the truth! Inconsistency makes you free to discover other roads.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Only when your consciousness is totally focused on the moment you are in can you receive whatever gift, lesson, or delight that moment has to offer.
– Barbara De AngelisRate it:
Only your real friends will tell you when your face is dirty.
– Sicilian ProverbRate it:

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