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One of the saddest things is that the only thing that a man can do for eight hours a day, day after day, is work. You can't eat eight hours a day nor drink for eight hours a day nor make love for eight hours --all you can do for eight hours is work. Which is the reason why man makes himself and everybody else so miserable and unhappy.
– William Faulkner
One of the secrets of a happy life is continuous small treats.
– Iris Murdoch
One of the secrets of life is to make stepping stones out of stumbling blocks.
– Jack Penn
One of the self-authenticating truths which we come at last to acknowledge is this strange fact that we know that for the evil in our lives we ourselves are responsible, but for the good God alone deserves the praise.
– John L. Casteel
One of the serious obstacles to the improvement of our race is indiscriminate charity.
– Andrew Carnegie
One of the signs of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important.
– Bertrand Russell
One of the signs of passing youth is the birth of a sense of fellowship with other human beings as we take our place among them.
– Virginia
One of the simple but genuine pleasures in life is getting up in the morning and hurrying to a mousetrap you set the night before.
– Kin Hubbard
One of the strangest things about life is that the poor, who need the money the most, are the ones that never have it.
– Finley Peter Dunne
One of the sublimest things in the world is plain truth.
– Edward Bulwer-Lytton
One of the surest evidences of an elevated taste is the power of enjoying works of impassioned terrorism, in poetry, and painting. The man who can look at impassioned subjects of terror with a feeling of exultation may be certain he has an elevated taste.
– Benjamin Haydon
One of the surest evidences of friendship that one individual can display to another is telling him gently of a fault. If any other can excel it, it is listening to such a disclosure with gratitude, and amending the error.
– Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton
One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important.
– Bertrand Russell
One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.
– Arnold Glasgow
One of the things about being a grown-up is learning how to act right even when you feel wrong.
– Sean Stewart, Perfect Circle, 2004
One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself.
– Lucille Ball
One of the things that has helped me as much as any other, is not how long I am going to live, but how much I can do while living.
– George Washington Carver
One of the things that is wrong with America is that everybody who has done anything at all in his own field is expected to be an authority on every subject under the sun.
– Elmer Davis
One of the things that keeps you from dropping them in the nearest volcano is that you had to work too hard to get them. You had to cry, you had to scream, you had to sweat, you had to cuss out health care officials, and when that's all over with, you'll be willing to put up with a lot more from your kids.
– Barbara Hall
One of the things that makes God different from people is that God is always available to listen.
– Rabbi David Wolpe
One of the universal rules of happiness is: always be wary of any helpful item that weighs less than its operating manual.
– Terry Pratchett, Jingo
One of the weaknesses of our age is our apparent inability to distinguish our need from our greed.
– Author Unknown
One of these days in your travels, a guy is going to come up to you and show you a nice brand-new deck of cards on which the seal is not yet broken, and this guy is going to offer to bet you that he can make the Jack of Spades jump out of the deck and squirt cider in your ear. But, son, do not bet this man, for as sure as you are standing there, you are going to end up with an earful of cider.
– Damon Runyon
One of these days, the people are going to demand peace of the government, and the government is going to have to give it to them.
– Dwight Eisenhower
one of worst enemies can be the same person you trust the most. for they know everything you don't want anyone else to know.
– Meylin D. Bojorge

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