Found 317 quotes starting with OU:

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:
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 ThurberRate it:
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 BradleyRate it:
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 MarquisRate it:
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 KantRate it:
Ours is the age of substitutes instead of language, we have jargon instead of principles, slogans and instead of genuine ideas, bright ideas.
– Eric BentleyRate it:
Ours is the age that is proud of machines that think and suspicious of men who try to.
– H. Mumford JonesRate it:
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 BergerRate it:
Ours not to reason why Ours but to do and die.
– Alfred Lord TennysonRate it:
Out here a man settles his own problems
– John WayneRate it:
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 NietzscheRate it:
Out of life's school of war What does not destroy me, makes me stronger.
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
– Denis WaitleyRate it:
Out of none, there are some, provided we go beyond some certain norms
– Jimoh Oluwatobi segunRate it:
Out of the frying pan into the fire.
– Quintus Septimius TertullianusRate it:
Out of the strain of the Doing, Into the peace of the Done.
– Julia Louise WoodruffRate it:

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