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Our heritage and ideals, our code and standards -- the things we live by and teach our children -- are preserved or diminished by how freely we exchange ideas and feelings.
– Walt Disney
Our hours in love have wings in absence, crutches.
– Colley Cibber
Our houses are such unwieldy property that we are often imprisoned rather than housed in them.
– Henry David Thoreau
Our human laws are more or less imperfect copies of the external laws as we see them.
– James Anthony Froude
Our humanity is trapped by moral adolescents. We have too many men of science, too few men of God. The world has achieved brilliance without wisdom and power without conscience.
– General Omar Bradley
Our ideals are our better selves.
– Amos Bronson Alcott
Our ideas must be as broad as Nature if they are to interpret Nature.
– Arthur Conan Doyle
Our ignorance of history causes us to slander our own times.
– Gustave Flaubert
Our ignorance of history makes us libel our own times. People have always been like this.
– Gustave Flaubert
Our ignorance of history makes us libel to our own times. People have always been like this.
– Gustave Flaubert
Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.
– Charles Franklin Kettering
Our incomes are like our shoes; if too small, they gall and pinch us; but if too large, they cause us to stumble and to trip.
– John Locke
Our individual lives cannot, generally, be works of art unless the social order is also.
– Charles Horton Cooley
Our insignificance is often the cause of our safety.
– Aesop
Our instinctive emotions are those that we have inherited from a much more dangerous world, and contain, therefore, a larger portion of fear than they should.
– Bertrand Russell
Our institutions and values are in jeopardy as the mores of the market pervade all social life in this country. Loyalty, honesty, courage, discipline, patriotism, and commitment to family are being crowded out by the goals and rules of economic rationality -- do whatever makes the most money.
– Barry Schwartz
Our intention creates our reality.
– Wayne Dyer
Our job is like a baker's work -- his rolls are tasty as long as they're fresh; after two days they're stale; after a week, they're covered with mould and fit only to be thrown out.
– Ryszard Kapuściński
Our job is not to set things right but to see them right.
– Eric Butterworth
Our job is not to straighten each other out, But to help each other up.
– Neva Cole
Our judgments judge us, and nothing reveals us, exposes our weaknesses, more ingeniously than the attitude of pronouncing upon our fellows.
– Paul Valéry
Our knowledge is the amassed thought and experience of innumerable minds.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Our land is more valuable than your money. As long as the sun shines and the waters flow, this land will be here to give life to men and animals; therefore, we cannot sell this land. It was put here for us by the Great Spirit and we cannot sell it because it does not belong to us.
– Blackfoot chief, (c. 1880)
Our land of new promise will be a nation that meets its obligations, a nation that balances its budget, but never loses the balance of its values.
– Bill Clinton
Our language has wisely sensed the two sides of being alone. It has created the word loneliness to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word solitude to express the glory of being alone.
– Paul Johannes Tillich

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