All Quotes and Proverbs

"One is in love when one realizes that the other person is unique."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"One is never so happy or so unhappy as one fancies."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman."

Simone De Beauvoir
Simone De Beauvoir "The Second Sex"

Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"One is still what one is going to cease to be and already what one is going to become. One lives one's death, one dies one's life."


Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One kind word can warm three winter months."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary person."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One makes mistakes; that is life. But it is never a mistake to have loved."


Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"One man with courage makes a majority."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One man's folly is another man's wife."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "Reflections of a Bachelor Girl"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"One man's remorse is another man's reminiscence."

Ogden Nash
Ogden Nash "A Clean Conscience Never Relaxes"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One man's wage rise is another man's price increase."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One matter Englishmen don't think in the least funny is their happy consciousness of possessing a deep sense of humour."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"One meal a day is enough for a lion, and it ought to be for a man."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One meets his destiny often in the road he takes to avoid it."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"One must have a good memory to be able to keep the promises one makes."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"One of the few good things about modern times: If you die horribly on television, you will not have died in vain. You will have entertained us."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One of the great truths of life is that you can't do all alone. You need help along the way."


Rating: 8.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"One of the greatest pains to human nature is the pain of a new idea."

Walter Bagehot
Walter Bagehot "Physics and Politics"

Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"One of the most difficult tasks in the world is to convince a woman that even a bargain costs money."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"One of the most time-consuming things is to have an enemy."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"One of the tests of the civilization of people is the treatment of its criminals."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"One picture is worth ten thousand words."


Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"One should absorb the colour of life, but one should never remember its details. Details are always vulgar."


Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"One should forgive one's enemies, but not before they are hanged."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One should never trust a person who, while assuring you of something, puts his hands on his heart."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"One solution to one problem makes two problems."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"One sought not absolute truth. One sought only a spool on which to wind the thread of history without breaking it."

Henry Brooks Adams
Henry Brooks Adams "The Education of Henry Adams"

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account can it be right to do an injustice; and it is not right to return an injury, or to do evil to any man, however much we have suffered from him."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love."


Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Only enemies speak the truth. Friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Only great men have great faults."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Only he can understand what a farm is, what a country is, who shall have sacrificed part of himself to his farm or country, fought to save it, struggled to make it beautiful. Only then will the love of farm or country fill his heart."

Saint-Exupery-Antoine-de
Saint-Exupery-Antoine-de "Flight to Arras"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Only he who believes is obedient and only he who is obedient believes."


Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Only he who has measured the dominion of force, and knows how not to respect it, is capable of love and justice."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Only men who are not interested in women are interested in women's clothes. Men who like women never notice what they wear."


Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Only mothers can think of the future - because they give birth to it in their children."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Only passions, and great passions, can raise the soul to great things. Without them there is no sublimity, either in morals or in creativity. Art returns to infancy, and virtue becomes small-minded."

Denis Diderot
Denis Diderot "Philosophical Thoughts"

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Only small minds are impressed by large numbers."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Only solitary men know the full joys of friendship. Others have their family - but to a solitary and an exile his friends are everything."

Willa Cather
Willa Cather "Shadows on the Rock"

Rating: 2.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Only the broken-hearted know the truth about love."

Mason Cooley
Mason Cooley "City Aphorisms"

Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Only the person who has experienced light and darkness, war and peace, rise and fall, only that person has truly experienced life."

Stefan Zweig
Stefan Zweig "The World of Yesterday"

Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly."


Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Opinions are a private matter. The public has an interest only in judgments."


Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Opinions have caused more ills than the plague or earthquakes on this little globe of ours."


Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Opinions have greater power than strength of hands."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)