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One's life story cannot be told with complete veracity. A true autobiography would have to be written in states of mind, emotions, heartbeats, smiles and tears not in months and years, or physical events. Life is marked off on the soul by feelings, not by dates.

Helen Keller

One's prime is elusive. You little girls, when you grow up, must be on the alert to recognize your prime at whatever time of your life it may occur. You must live it to the full.

Muriel Spark

One's real life is often the life that one does not lead.

Oscar Wilde

Only a life lived for others is a life worth while.

Albert Einstein

Only actions give life strength only moderation gives it a charm.

Jean Paul Richter

Only actions give life strength only moderation gives it charm.

Jean Paul Friedrich Richter

Only actions give life strength; only moderation gives it a charm.

Jean Paul Richter

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.

Carol Burnett

Only idiots die for an idea! Life is greater and infinitely more valuable than all the ideas!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Only one endowed with restless vitality is susceptible to pessimism. You become a pessimist --a demonic, elemental, bestial pessimist --only when life has been defeated many times in its fight against depression.

Emil Cioran

Only the Brave succeed in life.

Panchatantra

Only the Brave succeed in life.

Panchatantra

Only when man's life comes to its end in prosperity can one call that man happy.

Aeschylus

Ordinary people live wanting, all their life. Successful people are willing to work for all their wants.

Vijay Samuel Benjamin

Oregano is the spice of life.

Henry J. Tillman

Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us.

Earl Nightingale

Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting. The soul that rises with us, our life's star, hath had elsewhere its setting, and comet from afar: not in entire forgetfulness, and not in utter nakedness, but trailing clouds of glory do we come from God, who is our home.

William Wordsworth

Our brains are seventy-year clocks. The Angel of Life winds them up once for all, then closes the case, and gives the key into the hand of the Angel of the Resurrection.

Hfiz

Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves -- to break our own records, to outstrip our yesterday by our today.

Stewart B. Johnson

Our chief want in life is somebody who shall make us do what we can.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our children will not survive our habits of thinking, our failures of the spirit, our wreck of the universe into which we bring new life as blithely as we do. Mostly, our children will resemble our own misery and spite and anger, because we give them no choice about it. In the name of motherhood and fatherhood and education and good manners, we threaten and suffocate and bind and ensnare and bribe and trick children into wholesale emulation of our ways.

June Jordan

Our deeds are like children that are born to us; they live and act apart from our own will. Nay, children may be strangled, but deeds never: they have an indestructible life both in and out of our consciousness.

George Eliot, Romola, 1863

Our experiments are the means to map our life path we should respect them even they are so harsh, things are change and life goes on.

Foodi S. M.

Our firmest convictions are apt to be the most suspect, they mark our limitations and our bounds. Life is a petty thing unless it is moved by the indomitable urge to extend its boundaries.

Jose Ortega y Gasset

Our friendships are precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life;and thanks to a benevolent arrangement of things, the greater part is sunshine.

Thomas Jefferson

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