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One who shows signs of mental aberration is, inevitably, perhaps, but cruelly, shut off from familiar, thoughtless intercourse, partly excommunicated; his isolation is unwittingly proclaimed to him on every countenance by curiosity, indifference, aversion, or pity, and in so far as he is human enough to need free and equal communication and feel the lack of it, he suffers pain and loss of a kind and degree which others can only faintly imagine, and for the most part ignore.
– Charles Cooley
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One who sits between two chairs may easily fall down.
– Romanian Proverb
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One who thinks by the inch and talks by the mile should be kicked by the foot.
– Unknown
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ONE WHO WAITS There are those who believe that time is a wheel turning forever. Which would mean that your moment will surely come. Then, there are those who believe that time is a river. Which, if that's true, it's possible that your moment has already flowed by. ED Which one do you think it is ONE WHO WAITS Ah. I think that time is just time.
– Geoffrey Neighor
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One who walks in another's tracks leaves no footprints.
– Proverb
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One who's our friend is fond of us one who's fond of us isn't necessarily our friend.
– Geoffrey F. Albert
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One whose chief regard is for his own mind, and for the divinity within him and the service of its goodness, will strike no poses, utter no complaints, and crave neither for solitude nor yet for a crowd. Best of all, his life will be free from continual pursuing and avoiding.
– Marcus Aurelius, Meditations – Book Three
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One will rarely err if extreme actions be ascribed to vanity, ordinary actions to habit, and mean actions to fear.
– Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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One with the law is a majority.
– Calvin Coolidge
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One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life That word is love.
– Sophocles
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One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love.
– Sophocles
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One word of encouragement during a failure is worth more than an hour of praise after success.
– Sana Dabbas
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One word of wisdom is as good as a hundred ordinary words.
– Vikrant Parsai
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One word sums up probably the responsibility of any vice president, and that one word is 'to be prepared'.
– Dan Quayle
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One word sums up probably the responsibility of any vice president, and that one word is to be prepared.
– Dan Quayle
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One word
Frees us of all the weight and pain of life:
That word is love.

– Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus
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One would like to be grand and heroic, if one could; but if not, why try at all? One wants to be very something, very great, very heroic; or if not that, then at least very stylish and very fashionable. It is this everlasting mediocrity that bores me.
– Harriet Beecher Stowe
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One writes of scars healed, a loose parallel to the pathology of the skin, but there is no such thing in the life of an individual. There are open wounds, shrunk sometimes to the size of a pin-prick but wounds still. The marks of suffering are more comparable to the loss of a finger, or the sight of an eye. We may not miss them, either, for one minute in a year, but if we should there is nothing to be done about it.
– F. Scott Fitzgerald
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One's destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things.
– Henry Miller
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One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered.
– Michael J. Fox
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One's family is the most important thing in life. I look at it this way One of these days I'll be over in a hospital somewhere with four walls around me. And the only people who'll be with me will be my family.
– Robert C. Byrd
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One's first book, kiss, home run, is always the best.
– Clifton Fadiman
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One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.
– Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
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One's friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.
– George Santayana
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One's life story cannot be told with complete veracity. A true autobiography would have to be written in states of mind, emotions, heartbeats, smiles and tears not in months and years, or physical events. Life is marked off on the soul by feelings, not by dates.
– Helen Keller
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