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An iron does not rust of its own for it requires oxygen, chloride and moisture from the environment to corrode. Similarly, a citizen's life remains robust until the surrounding is vitiated from all around.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
An irony of life is that most people hate a person who actually makes them look inside their soul and appreciate the sycophant who often praises their looks but is really a big reason for their downfall.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
An irony of life is that most people hate a person who actually makes them look inside their soul and appreciate the sycophant who often praises their looks but is really a big reason for their downfall.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
An irony of whole life story is that a person who says or does honestly good for others is not so much punished by his adversary as much by the people who are actually beneficiary of his efforts’ results.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
An nescis mi fili, quantilla prudentia regitur orbis? Dost thou not know, my son, with what little wisdom the world is governed?
– Count Oxenstierna, letter to his son, 1648Rate it:
An object in possession seldom retains the same charm that it had in pursuit.
– Pliny the YoungerRate it:
An obvious proof of true love/leadership is self-sacrifice i.e. giving up your/one's own interest or comfort just to help others or to advance a cause.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
An occasional lucky guess as to what makes a wife tick is the best a man can hope for, Even then, no sooner has he learned how to cope with the tick than she tocks.
– Ogden NashRate it:
An ocean which thinks there is nothing to learn from a lake is not a wise ocean!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
An old doting fool, with one foot already in the grave.
– PlutarchRate it:
An old man loved is winter with flowers.
– Edgar Z. FriedenbergRate it:
An old man marrying a young girl is like buying a car for somebody else to drive.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
An old quote says that none can fool all the people ALL THE TIME, but the fact is that no one can do this AT ANY TIME as some persons are surely going to be privy to it AT EACH TIME.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
An old thing becomes new if you detach it from what usually surrounds it.
– Robert BressonRate it:
An onion can make people cry, but there has never been a vegetable invented to make them laugh.
– Will RogersRate it:
An open foe may prove a curse, but a pretended friend is worse.
– John GayRate it:
An open heart has greater power than a clenched fist.
– Matshona DhliwayoRate it:
An open mind is better than a clenched fist.
– Matshona DhliwayoRate it:
An opportunist is a person who takes advantage of opportunities as and when they arise or show up, regardless of planning and principle. Permit me to tell you this, whoever that longs to realize or achieve all his or her dreams, visions or aspirations in life should be and remain an opportunist to the core. ~Emeasoba George.
– EMEASOBA GEORGERate it:
An oppressed people are authorized whenever they can to rise and break their fetters.
– Henry ClayRate it:
An optimist is a fellow who believes a housefly is looking for a way to get out.
– George Jean NathanRate it:
An optimist is a man who has never had much experience.
– Don MarquisRate it:
An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere, while a pessimist sees only the red stoplight. . . The truly wise person is colorblind.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere, while a pessimist sees only the red stoplight... The truly wise person is color- blind.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
An Optimist is anyone who gives someone else or others hope, no matter how desperate or hopeless a situation seems. Now permit me to tell you that every Optimist is a potential leader. ~Emeasoba George
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:

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