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Opportunity rarely knocks on your door. Knock rather on opportunity's door if you ardently wish to enter.
– B. C. Forbes
Opposition brings concord. Out of discord comes the fairest harmony.
– Heraclitus
Opposition is true friendship.
– William Blake
Oppression can only survive through silence.
– Carmen de Monteflores
Oppression that is clearly inexorable and invincible does not give rise to revolt but to submission.
– Simone Weil
Optimism is a kind of heart stimulant--the digitalis of failure.
– Elbert Hubbard
Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
– Lloyd Alexander
Optimism is the content of small men in high places.
– F. Scott Fitzgerald
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
– Helen Keller
Optimists are childish; they even believe they can find an ice cream store in the hell!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Optimization hinders evolution.
– Anonymous
Or the Monica Lewinsky scandal. Speaking on NBC's Meet The Press, Craig told Tim Russert: "The American people already know that Bill Clinton is a bad boy - a naughty boy. I’m going to speak out for the citizens of my state, who in the majority think that Bill Clinton is probably even a nasty, bad, naughty boy.”
– Larry Craig
Order and simplification are the first steps towards the mastery of a subject.
– Thomas Mann
Order is not pressure which is imposed on society from without, but an equilibrium which is set up from within.
– Jose Ortega y Gasset
Order is the sanity of the mind, the health of the body, the peace of the city, the security of the state. Like beams in a house or bones to a body, so is order to all things.
– Robert Southey
Order is the shape upon which beauty depends.
– Pearl Buck
Order, unity and continuity are human inventions just as truly as catalogues and encyclopedias.
– Bertrand Russell
Ordinarily he was insane, but he had lucid moments when he was merely stupid.
– Heinrich Heine
Ordinary people aren't going to give up emotions and inspiration just because science sniffs at subjectivity. Science shouldn't be so edgy and defensive. Vandals aren't going to smash their way into laboratories and throw Bibles at the equipment.
– Deepak Chopra
Ordinary people live wanting, all their life. Successful people are willing to work for all their wants.
– Vijay Samuel Benjamin
Ordinary people think that talent must be always on its own level and that it arises every morning like the sun, rested and refreshed, ready to draw from the same storehouse -- always open, always full, always abundant -- new treasures that it will heap up on those of the day before; such people are unaware that, as in the case of all mortal things, talent has its increase and decrease, and that independently of the career it takes, like everything that breathes... it undergoes all the accidents of health, of sickness, and of the dispositions of the soul -- its gaiety or its sadness. As with our perishable flesh. talent is obliged constantly to keep guard over itself, to combat, and to keep perpetually on the alert amid the obstacles that witness the exercise of its singular power.
– Eugène Delacroix
Ordinary riches can be stolen, real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things that cannot be taken from you.
– Oscar Wilde
Oregano is the spice of life.
– Henry J. Tillman
Organization can never be a substitute for initiative and for judgment.
– Louis D. Brandeis
Organizations rarely progress in absence of well defined codes of conduct and system to ensure that these are strictly adhered to. Same is true for society.
– B. J. Gupta

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