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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
Organized crime constitutes nothing less than a guerilla war against society.
– Lyndon B. Johnson
Organized crime in America takes in over forty billion dollars a year and spends very little on office supplies.
– Woody Allen
Original Poems for Infant Minds My MotherWho ran to help me when I fell,And would some pretty story tell,Or kiss the place to make it wellMy Mother.
– Anonymous
Original thought is like original sin: both happened before you were born to people you could not have possibly met.
– Fran Lebowitz
Originality does not consist in saying what no one has ever said before, but in saying exactly what you think yourself.
– James Stephens
Originality is a thing we constantly clamour for, and constantly quarrel with.
– Thomas Carlyle
Originality is merely an illusion.
– M. C. Escher
Originality is not seen in single words or even sentences. Originality is the sum total of a man's thinking or his writing.
– Isaac Bashevis Singer
Originality is nothing by judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed one from another.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
Originality is simply a pair of fresh eyes.
– Thomas W. Higginson
Originality is the art of concealing your source.
– Franklin P. Jones
Originality is the fine art of remembering what you hear but forgetting where you heard it.
– Laurence J. Peter
Ornaments were invented by modesty.
– Joseph Joubert
Orthodox medicine has not found an answer to your complaint. However, luckily for you, I happen to be a quack.
– Richter cartoon caption
Orthodoxy is Unconsciousness.
– George Orwell
Orthodoxy means not thinking - not needing to think. Orthodoxy is unconsciousness.
– George Orwell, 1984
Orthodoxy means not thinking--not needing to think. Orthodoxy is unconsciousness.
– George Orwell, 1984
Oscar Wilde: "I wish I had said that." Whistler: "You will, Oscar; you will.
– Oscar Wilde
Ostentation is the signal flag of hypocrisy.
– Edwin Hubbel Chapin
Other exercises develop single powers and muscles, but dancing embellishes, exercises, and equalizes all the muscles at once.
– Jean Paul
Other nations use force; we Britons alone use Might.
– Evelyn Waugh
Other people have a nationality. The Irish and the Jews have a psychosis.
– Brendan Behan
Other people may not have high expectations of me, But I have high expectations for myself.
– Shannon Miller
Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family.
– Anthony Brandt

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