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One should be just as careful in choosing one's pleasures as in avoiding calamities.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:
One should be more concerned about what his conscience whispers than about what other people shout.
– Author UnknownRate it:
One should believe in marriage as in the immortality of the soul.
– Honore' de BalzacRate it:
One should count each day a separate life.
– SenecaRate it:
One should die proudly when it is no longer possible to live proudly.
– Friedrich Wilhelm NietzscheRate it:
One should either be a work of art, or wear a work of art.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
One should guard against preaching to young people success in the customary form as the main aim in life. The most important motive for work in school and in life is pleasure in work, pleasure in its result, and the knowledge of the value of the result to the community.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
One should never criticize his own work except in a fresh and hopeful mood. The self-criticism of a tired mind is suicide.
– Charles Horton CooleyRate it:
One should never direct people towards happiness, because happiness too is an idol of the market-place. One should direct them towards mutual affection. A beast gnawing at its prey can be happy too, but only human beings can feel affection for each other, and this is the highest achievement they can aspire to.
– Aleksandr Isayevich SolzhenitsynRate it:
One should never know too precisely whom one has married.
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
One should never put on one's best trousers to go out to battle for freedom and truth.
– Henrik IbsenRate it:
One should not confuse the craving for life with endorsement of it.
– Elias CanettiRate it:
One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end.
– William Butler YeatsRate it:
One should not stand at the foot of a sick person's bed, because that place is reserved for the guardian angel.
– Jewish Folk SayingRate it:
One should only see a psychiatrist out of boredom.
– Muriel SparkRate it:
One should respect public opinion insofar as is necessary to avoid starvation and keep out of prison, but anything that goes beyond this is voluntary submission to an unnecessary tyranny.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
One should take good care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure of life as laughter.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
One single grateful thought raised to heaven is the most perfect prayer.
– G. E. LessingRate it:
One sometimes feels a guest of one's time and not a member of its household.
– George Frost KennanRate it:
One survey found that ten percent of Americans thought Joan of Arc was Noah's wife....
– Robert Whitney BoyntonRate it:
One swallow does not make a summer.
– AristotleRate it:
One that hath wine as a chain about his wits, such a one lives no life at all.
– AlcaeusRate it:
One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.
– Thomas FullerRate it:
One thing about the school of experience is that it will repeat the lesson if you flunk the first time.
– Author UnknownRate it:
One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast withers as rapidly; and that which grows slow endures.
– Josiah Gilbert HollandRate it:

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