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There is only one terminal dignity -- love.
– Helen HayesRate it:
There is only one thing a philosopher can be relied upon to do, and that is to contradict other philosophers.
– William JamesRate it:
There is only one thing for it then -- to learn. Learn why the world wags and what wags it...
– T. H. WhiteRate it:
There is only one thing I wast to say about Ohio that has a political tinge, and that is that I think a mistake has been made of recent years in Ohio in failing to continue as our representatives the same people term after term. I do not need to tell a Washington audience, among whom there are certainly some who have been interested in legislation, that length of service in the House and in the Senate is what gives influence.
– William Howard TaftRate it:
There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.
– Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1891Rate it:
There is only one thing that a philosopher can be relied on to do, and that is, to contradict other philosophers.
– William JamesRate it:
There is only one thing that arouses animals more than pleasure, and that is pain. Under torture you are as if under the dominion of those grasses that produce visions. Everything you have heard told, everything you have read returns to your mind, as if you were being transported, not toward heaven, but toward hell. Under torture you say not only what the inquisitor wants, but also what you imagine might please him, because a bond (this, truly, diabolical) is established between you and him.
– Umberto EcoRate it:
There is only one thing that can kill the Movies, and that is education.
– Will RogersRate it:
There is only one thing that I dread: not to be worthy of my sufferings.
– Fyodor DostoevskiRate it:
There is only one universal passion fear.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
There is only one way in which a person acquires a new idea; by combination or association of two or more ideas he already has into a new juxtaposition in such a manner as to discover a relationship among them of which he was not previously aware.
– Francis A. CarterRate it:
There is only one way to come into this world there are too many ways to leave it.
– Donald HaringtonRate it:
There is only one way to defeat the enemy, and that is to write as well as one can. The best argument is an undeniably good book.
– Saul BellowRate it:
There is only one way to happiness and that is through service.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
– EpictetusRate it:
There is only one way to happiness and that is to think of happiness and see the beauty around you.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
There is only one way to hurt someone who has lost everything -- give him back something broken.
– Stephen R. Donaldson, The Chronicles of Thomas CovenantRate it:
There is only one way to win a war which has begun: To stop it immediately; that is the way!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
There is perhaps nothing so bad and so dangerous in life as fear.
– Jawaharlal NehruRate it:
There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar I love not Man the less, but Nature more.
– George Gordon ByronRate it:
There is plenty of courage among us for the abstract, but not for the concrete.
– Helen KellerRate it:
There is probably an element of malice in the readiness to overestimate people; we are laying up for ourselves the pleasure of later cutting them down to size.
– Eric HofferRate it:
There is real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
– Norman Vincent PealeRate it:
There is simply no dignified way for a woman to live alone. Oh, she can get along financially perhaps (though not nearly as well as a man), but emotionally she is never left in peace. Her friends, her family, her fellow workers never let her forget that her husbandlessness, her childlessness -- her selfishness, in short -- is a reproach to the American way of life.
– Erica JongRate it:
There is so little difference between husbands you might as well keep the first.
– Adela Rogers St. JohnsRate it:

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