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Our supreme task is the resumption of our onward, normal way.
– Warren G. Harding
Our sweetest experiences of affection are meant to point us to that realm which is the real and endless home of the heart.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Our sweetest songs are those that tell the saddest thoughts.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley
Our sympathy is cold to the relation of distant misery.
– Edward Gibbon
Our system is the height of absurdity, since we treat the culprit both as a child, so as to have the right to punish him, and as an adult, in order to deny him consolation.
– Claude Lévi-Strauss
Our task is not to fix the blame for the past, but to fix the course for the future.
– John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Our task is to provide an education for the kind of kids we have... Not the kind of kids we used to have... Or want to have... Or the kids that exist in our dreams.
– Mary Kay Utech
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 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

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