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Our tendency to create heroes rarely jibes with the reality that most nontrivial problems require collective solutions.
– Warren Bennis
Our test of truth is a reference to either a present or imagined future majority in favour of our view.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
Our thoughts are free.
– Cicero
Our time is like our money; when we change a guinea the shillings escape as things of small account; when we break a day by idleness in the morning, the rest of the hours lose their importance in our eyes.
– Sir Walter Scott
Our treatment of both older people and children reflects the value we place on independence and autonomy. We do our best to make our children independent from birth. We leave them all alone in rooms with the lights out and tell them, Go to sleep by yourselves. And the old people we respect most are the ones who will fight for their independence, who would sooner starve to death than ask for help.
– Margaret Mead
Our true enemies are: ignorance and limitation.
– Vanna Bonta
Our truest life is when we are in our dreams awake.
– Henry David Thoreau
Our Union: It must be preserved.
– Andrew Jackson
Our view. . . is that it is an essential characteristic of experimentation that it is carried out with limited resources, and an essential part of the subject of experimental design to ascertain how these should be best applied; or, in particular, to which causes of disturbance care should be given, and which ought to be deliberately ignored.
– Sir Ronald A. Fisher
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more.
– Nikola Tesla
Our way is not soft grass, it's a mountain path with lots of rocks. But it goes upward, forward, toward the sun.
– Ruth Westheimer
Our whole life is an attempt to discover when our spontaneity is whimsical, sentimental irresponsiblity and when it is a valid expression of our deepest desires and values.
– Helen Merrell Lynd
Our wisdom comes from our experience, and our experience comes from our foolishness.
– Sacha Guitry
Our wisdom comes usually from our experience, and our experience comes largely from our experience.
– Author Unknown
Our work is to present things that are as they are.
– Frederick II of Prussia
Our works and our play. All our pleasures experienced as the pleasure of love. What could be better that? To feel in one's work the tender and flushed substance of one's dearest concern.
– Mary Caroline Richards
Our worst enemies here are not the ignorant and simple, however cruel our worst enemies are the intelligent and corrupt.
– Henry Graham Greene
Our worst enemies here are not the ignorant and simple, however cruel; our worst enemies are the intelligent and corrupt.
– Graham Greene, The Human Factor (1978)
Our worst fault is our preoccupation with the faults of others.
– Kahlil Gibran
Ours is a country built more on people than on territory. The Jews will come from everywhere from France, from Russia, from America, from Yemen. ... Their faith is their passport.
– Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe
Ours is a culture based on excess, on overproduction; the result is a steady loss of sharpness in our sensory experience. All the conditions of modern life -- its material plenitude, its sheer crowdedness -- conjoin to dull our sensory faculties.
– Susan Sontag
Ours is a precarious language, as every writer knows, in which the merest shadow line often separates affirmation from negation, sense from nonsense, and one sex from the other.
– James Grover Thurber
Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants. If we continue to develop our technology without wisdom or prudence, our servant may prove to be our executioner.
– General Omar Nelson Bradley
Ours is a world where people don't know what they want and are willing to go through hell to get it.
– Donald Robert Perry Marquis
Ours is an age of criticism, to which everything must be subjected. The sacredness of religion, and the authority of legislation, are by many regarded as grounds for exemption from the examination by this tribunal, But, if they are exempted, and cannot lay claim to sincere respect, which reason accords only to that which has stood the test of a free and public examination.
– Immanuel Kant

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