All Quotes and Proverbs

"Of all the dramatic media, radio is the most visual."


Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Of all the idiots I have met in my life, and the Lord knows they have not been few or little, I think that I have been the biggest."


Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Of all the liars in the world, sometimes the worst are your own fears."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well-warmed, and well-fed."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Of course a platonic relationship is possible - but only between husband and wife."


Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Of course the illusion of art is to make one believe that great literature is very close to life, but exactly the opposite is true. Life is amorphous, literature is formal."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Of course there is no formula for success except perhaps an unconditional acceptance of life and what it brings."


Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Of the three prerequisites of genius; the first is soul; the second is soul; and the third is soul."


Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Of those who say nothing, few are silent."


Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Of two evils, choose neither."


Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Offer forgiveness not for their sake, but for your own health."


Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Official dignity tends to increase in inverse ratio to the importance of the country in which the office is held."

Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley "Beyond the Mexique Bay"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Often when I pray I wonder if i am not posting letters to a non-existent address."


Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Oh, the powers of Nature! She knows what we need, and the doctors know nothing."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Oh, to be seventy again!"


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Old age is far more than white hair, wrinkles, the feeling that it is too late and the game finished, that the stage belongs to the rising generations. The true evil is not the weakening of the body, but the indifference of the soul."

André Maurois
André Maurois "The Art of Living"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you've got to start young."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that can happen to a man."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Old friendships are like meats served up repeatedly, cold, comfortless, and distasteful. The stomach turns against them."

William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt "The Plain Speaker"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Old people think young people haven't learned about love. Young people think old people have forgotten about love."


Rating: 7.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Older men declare war. But it is youth who must fight and die."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"On our crowded planet there are no longer any internal affairs!"


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"On the Continent people have good food; in England people have good table manners."


Rating: 3.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"On the whole, human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time."

George Orwell
George Orwell "Collected Essays"

Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"On Valentine's Day even most healthful will get artificial heart. "


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Once a newspaper touches a story, the facts are lost forever, even to the protagonists."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled."

Horace
Horace "Epistles"

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Once the Xerox copier was invented, diplomacy died."


Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Once we are destined to live out our lives in the prison of our mind, our one duty is to furnish it well."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Once we know our weaknesses they cease to do us any harm."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Once wealth and beauty are gone, there is always rural life."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"One can acquire everything in solitude except character."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"One can sometimes do good by being the right person in the wrong place."

Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Gilbert Keith Chesterton "The Father Brown Mystery Series"

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One cannot become a saint when one works sixteen hours a day."


Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"One cat in a house is a sign of loneliness, two of barrenness, and three of sodomy."

Edward Dahlberg
Edward Dahlberg "Alms for Oblivion"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"One cup of wine is good for a woman; two are degrading; three make her wanton; four destroy her sense of shame."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"One does not fall "in" or "out" of love. One grows in love."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"One does not learn how to die by killing others."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"One doesn't have a sense of humor. It has you."


Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"One drink is just right; two is too many; three are too few."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"One enemy is too much."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"One foe is too many and a hundred friends are too few."


Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"One friend in a lifetime is much; two are many; three are hardly possible."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One generation plants trees, another gets the shade."


Rating: 2.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One good thing about my computer: it never asks why."


Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One has a greater sense of intellectual degradation after an interview with a doctor than from any human experience."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)