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Occasionally, I have to think like myself to remember where I put something.
– Susan S. Taylor
October is one of the peculiarly dangerous months to speculate in stocks. Others are July, January, April, September, November, May, March, June, December, August and February.
– Mark Twain
Odd how much it hurts when a friend moves away- and leaves behind only silence.
– Pam Brown
Odd, the years it took to learn one simple fact that the prize just ahead, the next job, publication, love affair, marriage always seemed to hold the key to satisfaction but never, in the longer run, sufficed.
– Amanda Cross
Odds life! must one swear to the truth of a song?
– Matthew Prior
Of all afflictions, the worst is self-contempt.
– Berthold Auerbach
Of all follies there is none greater than wanting to make the world a better place.
– Molière
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
– Bertrand Russell
Of all forms of tyranny the least attractive and the most vulgar is the tyranny of mere wealth, the tyranny of plutocracy.
– Theodore Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, an autobiography
Of all human ills, greatest is fortune's wayward tyranny.
– Sophocles
Of all manifestations of power, restraint impresses men the most.
– Thucyclides
Of all noises, I think music is the least disagreeable.
– Samuel Johnson
Of all possessions wisdom alone is immortal.
– Isocrates
Of all possible sexual perversions, religion is the only one to have ever been scientifically systematized.
– Louis Aragon
Of all religions, Christianity is without a doubt the one that should inspire tolerance most, although, up to now, the Christians have been the most intolerant of all men.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
Of all sad words of tongue and pen the saddest are these, what might have been.
– John Greenleaf Whittier
Of all that is good, sublimity is supreme. Succeeding is the coming together of all that is beautiful. Furtherance is the agreement of all that is just. Perseverance is the foundation of all actions.
– I Ching
Of all that Orient lands can vaunt, of marvels with our own competing, the strangest is the Haschish plant, and what will follow on its eating.
– John Greenleaf Whittier
Of all the animals, the boy is the most unmanageable.
– Plato
Of all the beautiful truths pertaining to the soul None is more gladdening or fruitful than to know You can regenerate and make yourself what you will.
– William James
Of all the communities available to us there is not one I would want to devote myself to, except for the society of the true searchers, which has very few living members at any time.
– Albert Einstein
Of all the Gods, Death only craves not gifts: Nor sacrifice, nor yet drink-offering poured Avails; no altars hath he, nor is soothed By hymns of praise. From him alone of all The powers of Heaven Persuasion holds aloof.
– Aeschylus
Of all the gods, Death only craves not gifts:
Nor sacrifice, nor yet drink-offering poured
Avails; no altars hath he, nor is soothed
By hymns of praise. From him alone of all
The powers of heaven Persuasion holds aloof.

– Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Frag. 146 (trans. by Plumptre).
Of all the griefs that harass the distrest, Sure the most bitter is a scornful jest.
– Samuel Johnson
Of all the griefs that harass the distrest,
Sure the most bitter is a scornful jest.

– Samuel Johnson

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