Found 307 quotes starting with OU:

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-StraussRate it:
Our task is not to fix the blame for the past, but to fix the course for the future.
– John Fitzgerald KennedyRate it:
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 UtechRate it:
Our tax on love Collects on the lip. (Notre impôt sur l'amour - Se collecte sur les lèvres.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Our tendency to create heroes rarely jibes with the reality that most nontrivial problems require collective solutions.
– Warren BennisRate it:
Our test of truth is a reference to either a present or imagined future majority in favour of our view.
– Oliver Wendell HolmesRate it:
Our thoughts are free.
– CiceroRate it:
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 ScottRate it:
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 MeadRate it:
Our true enemies are: ignorance and limitation.
– Vanna BontaRate it:
Our truest life is when we are in our dreams awake.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
Our Union: It must be preserved.
– Andrew JacksonRate it:
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. FisherRate it:
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more.
– Nikola TeslaRate it:
Our way is not soft grass, it's a mountain path with lots of rocks. But it goes upward, forward, toward the sun.
– Ruth WestheimerRate it:
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 LyndRate it:
Our wisdom comes from our experience, and our experience comes from our foolishness.
– Sacha GuitryRate it:
Our wisdom comes usually from our experience, and our experience comes largely from our experience.
– Author UnknownRate it:
Our work is to present things that are as they are.
– Frederick II of PrussiaRate it:
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 RichardsRate it:
Our worst enemies here are not the ignorant and simple, however cruel our worst enemies are the intelligent and corrupt.
– Henry Graham GreeneRate it:
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)Rate it:
Our worst fault is our preoccupation with the faults of others.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
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 AzikiweRate it:
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 SontagRate it:

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