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One cannot be deeply responsive to the world without being saddened very often.
– Erich Fromm
One cannot both feast and become rich.
– Ashanti Proverb
One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach.
– Anne Spencer Morrow Lindbergh
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 Lindbergh
One cannot conceive anything so strange and so implausible that it has not already been said by one philosopher or another.
– Rene Descartes
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 Lichtenberg
One cannot fix one's eyes on the commonest natural production without finding food for a rambling fancy.
– Jane Austen
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 Rapoport
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-Khatkhate
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)
One cannot review a bad book without showing off.
– W. H. Auden
One cannot subdue a man by holding back his hands. Lasting peace comes not from force.
– David Borenstein
One cannot weep for the entire world, it is beyond human strength. One must choose.
– Jean Anouilh
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 Collier
One common origin unites us all, but every sort of wood does not give the perfume of the lignum aloes.
– Arabic Proverb
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 Borges
One cool judgment is worth a dozen hasty councils. The thing to do is to supply light and not heat.
– Woodrow Wilson
One cool judgment is worth a thousand hasty councils. The thing is to supply light and not heat
– Woodrow Wilson
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"
One crowded hour of glorious life is worth an age without a name.
– Walter Scott
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 Carroll
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.
One day GOOGLE will say my name...
– Bharath
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 Frank
One day one of my little nephews came up to me and asked me if the equator was a real line that went around the Earth, or just an imaginary one. I had to laugh. Laugh and laugh. Because I didn't know, and I thought that maybe by laughing he would forget what he asked me.
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

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