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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
Ours is the age of substitutes instead of language, we have jargon instead of principles, slogans and instead of genuine ideas, bright ideas.
– Eric Bentley
Ours is the age that is proud of machines that think and suspicious of men who try to.
– H. Mumford Jones
Ours is the century of enforced travel of disappearances. The century of people helplessly seeing others, who were close to them, disappear over the horizon.
– John Berger
Ours is the century of enforced travel of disappearances. The century of people helplessly seeing others, who were close to them, disappear over the horizon.
– John Berger
Ours not to reason why Ours but to do and die.
– Alfred Lord Tennyson
Out here a man settles his own problems
– John Wayne
Out of damp and gloomy days, out of solitude, out of loveless words directed at us, conclusions grow up in us like fungus one morning they are there, we know not how, and they gaze upon us, morose and gray. Woe to the thinker who is not the gardener but only the soil of the plants that grow in him
– Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Out of life's school of war What does not destroy me, makes me stronger.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
– Denis Waitley
Out of the frying pan into the fire.
– Quintus Septimius Tertullianus
Out of the strain of the Doing, Into the peace of the Done.
– Julia Louise Woodruff
Out walking my kidney disease. -Johnny The Walker
– Johnny Wowk
Out, damned spot out, I say
– William Shakespeare
Out, damned spot! out, I say!
– William Shakespeare, "Macbeth", Act 5 scene 1
Outer Beauty can only please the Eye, but the Inner Beauty conquers the Heart. Inner Beauty is best seen in Diamonds, the most precious gemstones, which sparkle and shine when the Sun is out; but when the darkness sets in, they reveal their true beauty with illuminating light from within. No matter what others say or do, you must remember that you are a Diamond, and you must preserve your Divine Spark of Inner Beauty to illuminate the world.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
Outer space is no place for a person of breeding.
– Lady Violet Bonham Carter
Outings are so much more fun when we can savor them through the children's eyes.
– Lawana Blackwell
Outside every fat man there was an even fatter man trying to close in.
– Kingsley Amis, One Fat Englishman (1963)
Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.
– Groucho Marx
Outside of the killings, Washington has one of the lowest crime rates in the country.
– Marion Shepilov Barry, Jr.
Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth.
– Aesop

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