Found 1,410 quotes starting with O:


O why was I born with a different face?
Why was I not born like rest of my race?

– William Blake 1803
O Winter ruler of the inverted year, . . . I crown thee king of intimate delights, Fireside enjoyments, home-born happiness, And all the comforts that the lowly roof Of undisturb'd Retirement, and the hours Of long uninterrupted evening, know.
– William Cowper
O wise man, wash your hands of that friend who associates with your enemies.
– Saadi
O would some power the giftie gie us to see ourselves as others see us.
– Robert Burns
O, beware, my lord, of jealousy It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock The meat it feeds on.
– William Shakespeare
O, beware, my lord, of jealousy!
It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock
The meat it feeds on.

– William Shakespeare, "Othello", Act 3 scene 3
O, how this spring of love resembleth
The uncertain glory of an April day!

– William Shakespeare, "The Two Gentlemen of Verona", Act 1 scene 3
O, I am slain!
– William Shakespeare, Hamlet. Polonius says this as Hamlet kills him behind the curtain.
O, my offence is rank, it smells to heaven It hath the primal eldest curse upon 't, A brother's murder.
– William Shakespeare
O, now, for ever Farewell the tranquil mind farewell content Farewell the plumed troop and the big wars That make ambition virtue O, farewell Farewell the neighing steed and the shrill trump, The spirit-stirring drum, the ear-piercing fife, The royal banner, and all quality, Pride, pomp, and circumstance of glorious war And, O you mortal engines, whose rude throats The immortal Jove's dread clamours counterfeit, Farewell Othello's occupation's gone
– William Shakespeare
O, popular applause! what heart of man is proof against thy sweet, seducing charms?
– William Cowper
O, thou art fairer than the evening air clad in the beauty of a thousand stars.
– Christopher Marlowe
O, throw away the worser part of it, And live the purer with the other half.
– Shakespeare, Hamlet III, iv, 156-160.
O, what a heaven is love, O, what a hell
– Thomas Dekker
O, wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind?
– Percy Bysshe Shelley
O, woe is me, To have seen what I have seen, see what I see
– William Shakespeare
O, woe is me,
To have seen what I have seen, see what I see!

– William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 3 scene 1
Oats. A grain, which in England is generally given to horses, but in Scotland supports the people.
– Samuel Johnson, A Dictionary of the English Language
Obama wins, thus goodness wins.
– Foodi S. M.
Obedience is the greatest refuge of the weak and the coward people!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Obedience keeps the rules. Love knows when to break them.
– Anthony de Mello
Objective journalism and an opinion column are about as similar as the Bible and Playboy magazine.
– Walter Cronkite
Objective journalism is one of the main reasons American politics has been allowed to be so corrupt for so long.
– Hunter S. Thompson
Objects as they exist in time the clean eye and camera give us. Not falsified by seeing.
– Jim Morrison
Oblivion cures the old wounds.
– Dejan Stojanovic

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