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Our lives teach us who we are.
– Salman RushdieRate it:
Our love is God. Lets go grab a slushie.
– J.D., "Heathers"Rate it:
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.Rate it:
Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.
– Thomas CarlyleRate it:
Our main purpose of life is to be happy. Happiness is in simplicity, and the most amazing things about life is that it is so simple.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Our memories are card indexes consulted, and then put back in disorder by authorities whom we do not control.
– Cyril ConnollyRate it:
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 HesseRate it:
Our mind is like a fog; even a moderate wind disperses it easily.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Our minds are lazier than our bodies.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:
Our minds are like our stomachs; they are whetted by the change of their food, and variety supplies both with fresh appetites.
– QuintilianRate it:
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 JamesRate it:
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. JohnsonRate it:
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
– Nathaniel HawthorneRate it:
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 xRate it:
Our national flower is the concrete cloverleaf.
– Lewis MumfordRate it:
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.Rate it:
Our neighbour's tree is our tree; our tree is our neighbour's tree!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
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 AlcottRate it:
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. JohnsonRate it:
Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common.
– Denis DiderotRate it:
Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined; and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common.
– Denis DiderotRate it:
Our opinions become fixed at the point where we stop thinking.
– Ernest RenanRate it:
Our opinions do not really blossom into fruition until we have expressed them to someone else.
– Mark TwainRate it:
Our opportunities to do good are our talents.
– C. MatherRate it:
Our own acts are isolated and one act does not buy absolution for another.
– William Butler Yeats, AutobiographyRate it:

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