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Our lives are like a candle in the wind.
– Carl Sandburg
Our lives are like the course of the sun. At the darkest moment there is promise of daylight.
– The London Times
Our lives are not in the lap of the gods, but in the lap of our cooks.
– Lin Yutang
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
Our lives don't really belong to us, you see -- they belong to the world, and in spite of our efforts to make sense of it, the world is a place beyond our understanding.
– Paul Auster
Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
– Walter Anderson
Our lives improve only when we take chances -- and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
– Walter Anderson
Our lives teach us who we are.
– Salman Rushdie
Our love is God. Lets go grab a slushie.
– J.D., "Heathers"
Our loyalties must transend our race, our tribe, our class, and our nation and this means we must develop a world perspective.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.
– Thomas Carlyle
Our memories are card indexes consulted, and then put back in disorder by authorities whom we do not control.
– Cyril Connolly
Our mind is capable of passing beyond the dividing line we have drawn for it. Beyond the pairs of opposites of which the world consists, other, new insights begin.
– Hermann Hesse
Our mind is like a fog; even a moderate wind disperses it easily.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Our minds are lazier than our bodies.
– La Rochefoucauld
Our minds are like our stomachs; they are whetted by the change of their food, and variety supplies both with fresh appetites.
– Quintilian
Our minds thus grow in spots and like grease spots, the spots spread. But we let them spread as little as possible we keep unaltered as much of our old knowledge, as many of our old prejudices and beliefs, as we can.
– William James
Our mission is at once the oldest and the most basic of this country: to right wrong, to do justice, to serve man. Because all Americans just must have the right to vote. And we are going to give them that right. All Americans must have the privileges of citizenship regardless of race. And they are going to have those privileges of citizenship regardless of race.
– Lyndon B. Johnson
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
– Nathaniel Hawthorne
Our nation was born in genocide when it embraced the doctrine that the original American, the Indian, was an inferior race. Even before there were large numbers of Negroes on our shore, the scar of our racial hatred had already disfigured colonial society. From the sixteenth century forward, blood flowed in battles over racial supremacy. We are perhaps the only nation which tried as a matter of national policy to wipe out its indigenous population. Moreover, we elevated that tragic experience into a noble crusade. Indeed, even today we have not permitted ourselves to reject or feel remorse for this shameful episode. Our literature, our films, our drama, our folklore all exalt it. Our children are still taught to respect the violence which reduced a red-skinned people of an earlier culture into a few fragmented groups herded into impoverished reservations.
– John Kennedy, Autobiography of malcolm x
Our national flower is the concrete cloverleaf.
– Lewis Mumford
Our neighbors in Virginia are just as responsible for these killings as the criminals are because they won't pass strong gun control legislation.
– Marion Shepilov Barry, Jr.
Our neighbour's tree is our tree; our tree is our neighbour's tree!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Our notion of the perfect society embraces the family as its center and ornament, and this paradise is not secure until children appear to animate and complete the picture.
– Amos Bronson Alcott
Our numbers have increased in Vietnam because the aggression of others has increased in Vietnam. There is not, and there will not be, a mindless escalation.
– Lyndon B. Johnson

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