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Ornaments were invented by modesty.
– Joseph JoubertRate it:
Orthodox medicine has not found an answer to your complaint. However, luckily for you, I happen to be a quack.
– Richter cartoon captionRate it:
Orthodoxy is Unconsciousness.
– George OrwellRate it:
Orthodoxy means not thinking - not needing to think. Orthodoxy is unconsciousness.
– George Orwell, 1984Rate it:
Orthodoxy means not thinking--not needing to think. Orthodoxy is unconsciousness.
– George Orwell, 1984Rate it:
Oscar Wilde said that the gods punish us in two ways: first, they don’t give us what we want, then, they do. He forgot the third way: we finally see the cost of getting it.
– Perry BrassRate it:
Oscar Wilde: "I wish I had said that." Whistler: "You will, Oscar; you will.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Ostentation is the signal flag of hypocrisy.
– Edwin Hubbel ChapinRate it:
Other exercises develop single powers and muscles, but dancing embellishes, exercises, and equalizes all the muscles at once.
– Jean PaulRate it:
Other nations use force; we Britons alone use Might.
– Evelyn WaughRate it:
Other people have a nationality. The Irish and the Jews have a psychosis.
– Brendan BehanRate it:
Other people may not have high expectations of me, But I have high expectations for myself.
– Shannon MillerRate it:
Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family.
– Anthony BrandtRate it:
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
– Pablo PicassoRate it:
Others judge you for not what you are, but what they are. Self Judgement is thus more Significant....
– MBeriwalRate it:
Otto gave me a copy of the farewell letter Anne wrote to me in hiding. I was surprised because there were two letters: the second was a reply to a letter she pretended I had written to her. She wrote: “I am thinking so much of you,” and “Let’s always be good friends until I come back.” She must have been very lonely.
– Jacqueline van MaarsenRate it:
Our (The Stoic) motto, as you know, is live according to nature.
– Lucius Annaeus SenecaRate it:
Our ability to create has outreached our ability to use wisely the products of our invention.
– Whitney Moore YoungRate it:
Our ability to delude ourselves may be an important survival tool.
– Jane WagnerRate it:
Our achievements speak for themselves. What we have to keep track of are our failures, discouragements and doubts. We tend to forget the past difficulties, the many false starts, and the painful groping. We see our past achievements as the end results of a clean forward thrust, and our present difficulties as signs of decline and decay.
– Eric HofferRate it:
Our affections as well as our bodies are in perpetual flux.
– Jean-Jacques RousseauRate it:
Our Age of Anxiety is, in great part, the result of trying to do today's jobs with yesterday's tools.
– Marshall McLuhanRate it:
Our ambition should be to rule ourselves, the true kingdom for each one of us and true progress is to know more, and be more, and to do more.
– Sir John LubbockRate it:
Our American past always speaks to us with two voices the voice of the past, and the voice of the present. We are always asking two quite different questions. Historians reading the words of John Winthrop usually ask, What did they mean to him Citizens ask, What do they mean to us Historians are trained to seek the original meaning all of us want to know the present meaning.
– Daniel J. BoorstinRate it:
Our American professors like their literature clear and cold and pure and very dead.
– Sinclair LewisRate it:

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