180000 famous quotes part 124 – 123001 to 124000

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180000 famous quotes part 124 – 123001 to 124000

123001. When you go to war, both sides lose totally. – Yoko Ono

123002. The cynicism that you have is not your real soul. – Yoko Ono

123003. Most of the fans of John Lennon and maybe John and Yoko are younger than me. – Yoko Ono

123004. My life was pretty rough. – Yoko Ono

123005. No one person could have broken up a band, especially one the size of the Beatles. – Yoko Ono

123006. People make music to get a reaction. Music is communication. – Yoko Ono

123007. Remember, each one of us has the power to change the world. Just start thinking peace, and the message will spread quicker than you think. – Yoko Ono

123008. The 1960s were about releasing ourselves from conventional society and freeing ourselves. – Yoko Ono

123009. The nice thing about the gallery shows is that without having to pay any money you can just go and see it. – Yoko Ono

123010. True artists are prophets. I don’t want to be that prophetic in that sense because it’s so lonely. – Yoko Ono

123011. We are all dreamers creating the next world, the next beautiful world for ourselves and for our children. – Yoko Ono

123012. Marriage is a gamble, let’s be honest. – Yoko Ono

123013. When I turned 60, it didn’t bother me at all. – Yoko Ono

123014. War is over if you want it. – Yoko Ono

123015. Why do they cover Paul’s songs but never mine? – Yoko Ono

123016. What we do really affects the world. Most of us think we can’t do anything, but it really isn’t true. – Yoko Ono

123017. At least I had that, one guy understood me. – Yoko Ono

123018. What the Beatles did was something incredible, it was more than what a band could do. We have to give them respect. – Yoko Ono

123019. All my concerts had no sounds in them; they were completely silent. People had to make up their own music in their minds! – Yoko Ono

123020. Life with another person is always difficult. – Yoko Ono

123021. Artists are going to be the metronome of this society. – Yoko Ono

123022. Being alone is very difficult. – Yoko Ono

123023. Every drop in the ocean counts. – Yoko Ono

123024. Everybody’s an artist. Everybody’s God. It’s just that they’re inhibited. – Yoko Ono

123025. John wrote with a very deep love for the human race and a concern for its future. – Yoko Ono

123026. I just go with the flow, so any style can be in my music – that makes it exciting. – Yoko Ono

123027. I saw that nothing was permanent. You don’t want to possess anything that is dear to you because you might lose it. – Yoko Ono

123028. I think of John every day. I do try to block it, but December 8th is not the only day I think of him. – Yoko Ono

123029. Art is my life and my life is art. – Yoko Ono

123030. I’m a very obsessive type. If I do get into it, I’ll soon be there 12 hours a day. I just don’t want to do that. – Yoko Ono

123031. I’m not going to doubt my life. – Yoko Ono

123032. If your life changes, we can change the world, too. – Yoko Ono

123033. Healing yourself is connected with healing others. – Yoko Ono

123034. Art is more godlike than science. Science discovers; art creates. – John Opie

123035. Truth, also is the pursuit of it. – George Oppen

123036. A pure mathematical series would be one in which each term is derived from the preceding term by a rule. – George Oppen

123037. Clarity, clarity, surely clarity is the most beautiful thing in the world, A limited, limiting clarity I have not and never did have any motive of poetry But to achieve clarity. – George Oppen

123038. The first question at that time in poetry was simply the question of honesty, of sincerity. – George Oppen

123039. The situation of the Old Left was the theory of Socialist Realism, etc. It seemed pointless to argue. We stayed carefully away from people who wrote for the New Masses. – George Oppen

123040. There are situations which cannot honorably be met by art. – George Oppen

123041. Things explain each other, not themselves. – George Oppen

123042. A discrete series is a series of terms each of which is empirically derived, each one of which is empirically true. And this is the reason for the fragmentary character of those poems. – George Oppen

123043. It is not an exaggeration to say that play is as basic to your child’s total development as good food, cleanliness, and rest. – Joanne E. Oppenheim

123044. Growth as an actor and as a human being are synonymous. – Tom Oppenheim

123045. Certainly the party counts a considerable number of intellectuals among its members, but I am by no means disposed to apologise for that. – Harry Oppenheimer

123046. I have always thought that the rapid economic development of South Africa would in the long run prove to be incompatible with the government’s racial policies, and recent events have tended to confirm my opinion. – Harry Oppenheimer

123047. It must not be forgotten in fairness to the National Government that apartheid is not just a policy of oppression but an attempt – in my opinion an attempt doomed to failure – to find an alternative to a policy of racial integration which is fair to both white and black. – Harry Oppenheimer

123048. No man should escape our universities without knowing how little he knows. – J. Robert Oppenheimer

123049. When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and you argue about what to do about it only after you have had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb. – J. Robert Oppenheimer

123050. There are children playing in the streets who could solve some of my top problems in physics, because they have modes of sensory perception that I lost long ago. – J. Robert Oppenheimer

123051. The atomic bomb made the prospect of future war unendurable. It has led us up those last few steps to the mountain pass; and beyond there is a different country. – J. Robert Oppenheimer

123052. “It worked.” (said after witnessing the first atomic detonation). – J. Robert Oppenheimer

123053. In some sort of crude sense, which no vulgarity, no humor, no overstatement can quite extinguish, the physicists have known sin; and this is a knowledge which they cannot lose. – J. Robert Oppenheimer

123054. I am become death, the destroyer of worlds. – J. Robert Oppenheimer

123055. Both the man of science and the man of action live always at the edge of mystery, surrounded by it. – J. Robert Oppenheimer

123056. Any man whose errors take ten years to correct is quite a man. – J. Robert Oppenheimer

123057. Access to the Vedas is the greatest privilege this century may claim over all previous centuries. – J. Robert Oppenheimer

123058. In the material sciences these are and have been, and are most surely likely to continue to be heroic days. – J. Robert Oppenheimer

123059. The optimist thinks this is the best of all possible worlds. The pessimist fears it is true. – J. Robert Oppenheimer

123060. All my life, since I was 16, I’ve been wondering where that next job was gonna come from. – Jerry Orbach

123061. There’s a pace in TV I like. – Jerry Orbach

123062. I used to say when I was working in the theater that if I ever had five seasons of a hit TV show I’d never have to worry about money and wouldn’t have to do anything I didn’t want to do. – Jerry Orbach

123063. I think the choice of actors that we have is a little more varied and rich here in New York than in L.A. – Jerry Orbach

123064. I like to work fast. – Jerry Orbach

123065. I don’t like to dwell all day over one scene as you do in a big feature. – Jerry Orbach

123066. Big feature films are another world. – Jerry Orbach

123067. Now I take the summer off, relax, and I know that at the end of July we’re gonna start another season. – Jerry Orbach

123068. ‘Home Alone’ was a movie, not an alibi. – Jerry Orbach

123069. It’s a lot more fun for actors to cry and rant and rave, or have a drug problem or a drinking problem. – Jerry Orbach

123070. Fat is a way of saying no to powerlessness and self-denial. – Susie Orbach

123071. Planned obsolescence is not really a new concept. God used it with people. – Robert Orben

123072. Quit worrying about your health. It will go away. – Robert Orben

123073. Sometimes I get the feeling the whole world is against me, but deep down I know that’s not true. Some of the smaller countries are neutral. – Robert Orben

123074. Spring is God’s way of saying, ‘One more time!’ – Robert Orben

123075. There are days when it takes all you’ve got just to keep up with the losers. – Robert Orben

123076. There’s so much pollution in the air now that if it weren’t for our lungs there’d be no place to put it all. – Robert Orben

123077. Time flies. It’s up to you to be the navigator. – Robert Orben

123078. To err is human – and to blame it on a computer is even more so. – Robert Orben

123079. Washington is a place where politicians don’t know which way is up and taxes don’t know which way is down. – Robert Orben

123080. What bothers me about TV is that it tends to take our minds off our minds. – Robert Orben

123081. With my luck, if I ever invested in General Motors, they’d bust it to Corporal! – Robert Orben

123082. Don’t think of it as failure. Think of it as time-released success. – Robert Orben

123083. Older people shouldn’t eat health food, they need all the preservatives they can get. – Robert Orben

123084. A graduation ceremony is an event where the commencement speaker tells thousands of students dressed in identical caps and gowns that ‘individuality’ is the key to success. – Robert Orben

123085. A vacation is having nothing to do and all day to do it in. – Robert Orben

123086. Never raise your hand to your children – it leaves your midsection unprotected. – Robert Orben

123087. Do your kids a favor – don’t have any. – Robert Orben

123088. Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I’m not there, I go to work. – Robert Orben

123089. Every morning I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I’m not there, I go to work. – Robert Orben

123090. Every speaker has a mouth; An arrangement rather neat. Sometimes it’s filled with wisdom. Sometimes it’s filled with feet. – Robert Orben

123091. Love is so confusing – you tell a girl she looks great and what’s the first thing you do? Turn out the lights! – Robert Orben

123092. Do you ever get the feeling that the only reason we have elections is to find out if the polls were right? – Robert Orben

123093. More than ever before, Americans are suffering from back problems: back taxes, back rent, back auto payments. – Robert Orben

123094. I got a Valentine’s Day card from my girl. It said, ‘Take my heart! Take my arms! Take my lips!’ Which is just like her. Keeping the best part for herself. – Robert Orben

123095. Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards. – Robert Orben

123096. Inflation is the crabgrass in your savings. – Robert Orben

123097. Inflation is bringing us true democracy. For the first time in history, luxuries and necessities are selling at the same price. – Robert Orben

123098. In prehistoric times, mankind often had only two choices in crisis situations: fight or flee. In modern times, humor offers us a third alternative; fight, flee – or laugh. – Robert Orben

123099. Illegal aliens have always been a problem in the United States. Ask any Indian. – Robert Orben

123100. If you can laugh together, you can work together. – Robert Orben

123101. I take my children everywhere, but they always find their way back home. – Robert Orben

123102. Most people would like to be delivered from temptation but would like it to keep in touch. – Robert Orben

123103. Pretty woman, I don’t believe you, you’re not the truth. No one could look as good as you, mercy. – Roy Orbison

123104. You wiggle to the left, you wiggle to the right, you do the Ooby Dooby with all your might. – Roy Orbison

123105. Only the lonely know the way I feel tonight. – Roy Orbison

123106. Love hurts, love scars, love wounds, and mars. – Roy Orbison

123107. I’ve really learned a lot, really learned a lot, love is like a stove, burns you when it’s hot. – Roy Orbison

123108. I may be a living legend, but that sure don’t help when I’ve got to change a flat tire. – Roy Orbison

123109. I got a woman that’s mean as she can be, sometimes I think she’s almost as mean as me. – Roy Orbison

123110. I close my eyes, then I drift away, into the magic night I softly say. A silent prayer, like dreamers do, then I fall asleep to dream my dreams of you. – Roy Orbison

123111. As you stopped to say hello, oh, you wished me well, you couldn’t tell that I’d been crying over you. – Roy Orbison

123112. We seek him here, we seek him there, Those Frenchies seek him everywhere. Is he in heaven? – Is he in hell? That damned, elusive Pimpernel? – Baroness Orczy

123113. A surging, seething, murmuring crowd of beings that are human only in name, for to the eye and ear they seem naught but savage creatures, animated by vile passions and by the lust of vengeance and of hate. – Baroness Orczy

123114. As the tree is bent, so it will grow. – Bill O’Reilly

123115. They established their patriotic credentials long ago, and are either supportive of the Bush agenda or know when to keep their traps shut. – Bill O’Reilly

123116. That’s my advice to all homosexuals, whether they’re in the Boy Scouts, or in the Army or in high school: Shut up, don’t tell anybody what you do, your life will be a lot easier. – Bill O’Reilly

123117. Public misbehavior by the famous is a powerful teaching tool. – Bill O’Reilly

123118. Lotsa people want to hurt me. That’s the price you pay for being a big mouth. – Bill O’Reilly

123119. Jobs that cannot be delivered must never be promised. It’s unfair to raise people’s hopes that way. – Bill O’Reilly

123120. It’s hard to do it because you gotta look people in the eye and tell ’em they’re irresponsible and lazy. And who’s gonna wanna do that? Because that’s what poverty is, ladies and gentlemen. In this country, you can succeed if you get educated and work hard. Period. Period. – Bill O’Reilly

123121. If the Americans go in and overthrow Saddam Hussein and it’s clean, he has nothing, I will apologize to the nation, and I will not trust the Bush administration again. – Bill O’Reilly

123122. Americans will respect your beliefs if you just keep them private. – Bill O’Reilly

123123. You want to have two guys making out in front of your 4-year-old? It’s OK with them. A guy smoking a joint, blowing the smoke into your little kid’s face? OK with them. And I’m not exaggerating here. This is exactly what the secular movement stands for. – Bill O’Reilly

123124. You could put on monkeys jumping up and down and get bigger numbers than MSNBC. – Bill O’Reilly

123125. This country is a better place because Fox News has succeeded. – Bill O’Reilly

123126. Yeah, I’m obnoxious, yeah, I cut people off, yeah, I’m rude. You know why? Because you’re busy. – Bill O’Reilly

123127. I’ve been to Africa three times. All right? You can’t bring Western reasoning into the culture. The same way you can’t bring it into fundamental Islam. – Bill O’Reilly

123128. When I die, I don’t want my demise to be used as a political rally, and that’s what happened yesterday. – Bill O’Reilly

123129. Dan Rather is guilty of not being skeptical enough about a story that was politically loaded. – Bill O’Reilly

123130. I think that Microsoft will increasingly feel margin pressure from Linux as well as people saying: well actually the applications that really matter to me are not on my PC. And so they’re going to be able to extract less of a monopoly rent, so to speak. – Tim O’Reilly

123131. Apple is in a position they’ve been in a lot of times before. They’re like Moses showing the way to the promised land, but they don’t actually go there. – Tim O’Reilly

123132. I think that companies always become complacent, over time. Or most companies, that is. – Tim O’Reilly

123133. Empowerment of individuals is a key part of what makes open source work, since in the end, innovations tend to come from small groups, not from large, structured efforts. – Tim O’Reilly

123134. The network is opening up some amazing possibilities for us to reinvent content, reinvent collaboration. – Tim O’Reilly

123135. A book is always a dialogue with other readers and other books. – Tim O’Reilly

123136. An invention has to make sense in the world it finishes in, not in the world it started. – Tim O’Reilly

123137. There’s not a single business model, and there’s not a single type of electronic content. There are really a lot of opportunities and a lot of options and we just have to discover all of them. – Tim O’Reilly

123138. We often get blinded by the forms in which content is produced, rather than the job that the content does. – Tim O’Reilly

123139. We’re entering a new world in which data may be more important than software. – Tim O’Reilly

123140. What new technology does is create new opportunities to do a job that customers want done. – Tim O’Reilly

123141. I think Microsoft will have to change. I think that the business of Microsoft, the company of Microsoft, is going to continue to succeed. But I think the business model of Microsoft is going to have to change. – Tim O’Reilly

123142. Tell me, I forget, show me, I remember, involve me, I understand. – Carl Orff

123143. Since the beginning of time, children have not liked to study. They would much rather play, and if you have their interests at heart, you will let them learn while they play; they will find that what they have mastered is child’s play. – Carl Orff

123144. But God, who is the beginning of all things, is not to be regarded as a composite being, lest perchance there should be found to exist elements prior to the beginning itself, out of which everything is composed, whatever that be which is called composite. – Origen

123145. The power of choosing good and evil is within the reach of all. – Origen

123146. The physical voice we use in prayer need not be great nor startling; even should we not lift up any great cry or shout, God will yet hear us. – Origen

123147. Now the true soldiers of Christ must always be prepared to do battle for the truth, and must never, so far as lies with them, allow false convictions to creep in. – Origen

123148. Now our whole activity is devoted to God, and our whole life, since we are bent on progress in divine things. – Origen

123149. If all things were made through Him, clearly so must the splendid revelations have been which were made to the fathers and prophets, and became to them the symbols of the sacred mysteries of religion. – Origen

123150. Then, in the next place, we must know that every being which is endowed with reason, and transgresses its statutes and limitations, is undoubtedly involved in sin by swerving from rectitude and justice. – Origen

123151. Having refuted, then, as well as we could, every notion which might suggest that we were to think of God as in any degree corporeal, we go on to say that, according to strict truth, God is incomprehensible, and incapable of being measured. – Origen

123152. For whatever be the knowledge which we are able to obtain of God, either by perception or reflection, we must of necessity believe that He is by many degrees far better than what we perceive Him to be. – Origen

123153. For if the mystery concealed of old is made manifest to the Apostles through the prophetic writings, and if the prophets, being wise men, understood what proceeded from their own mouths, then the prophets knew what was made manifest to the Apostles. – Origen

123154. But Paul, in his preaching of the Gospel, is a debtor to deliver the word not to Barbarians only, but also to Greeks, and not only to the unwise, who would easily agree with him, but also to the wise. – Origen

123155. But the Wisdom of God, which is His only-begotten Son, being in all respects incapable of change or alteration, and every good quality in Him being essential, and such as cannot be changed and converted, His glory is therefore declared to be pure and sincere. – Origen

123156. We must believe what is good and true about the prophets, that they were sages, that they did understand what proceeded from their mouths, and that they bore prudence on their lips. – Origen

123157. When Jesus then is with the multitudes, He is not in His house, for the multitudes are outside of the house, and it is an act which springs from His love of men to leave the house and to go away to those who are not able to come to Him. – Origen

123158. We are obliged, therefore, to say that whoever speaks that which is foreign to religion is using many words, while he who speaks the words of truth, even should he go over the whole field and omit nothing, is always speaking the one word. – Origen

123159. To him who, though by no means near the end, is yet advancing, He is the way; to him who has put off all that is dead He is the life. – Origen

123160. This opinion, however, is held by most, that the devil was an angel, and that, having become an apostate, he induced as many of the angels as possible to fall away with himself, and these up to the present time are called his angels. – Origen

123161. This also is a part of the teaching of the Church, that there are certain angels of God, and certain good influences, which are His servants in accomplishing the salvation of men. – Origen

123162. This also is a part of the Church’s teaching, that the world was made and took its beginning at a certain time, and is to be destroyed on account of its wickedness. – Origen

123163. When a house is being built which is to be made as strong as possible, the building takes place in fine weather and in calm, so that nothing may hinder the structure from acquiring the needed solidity. – Origen

123164. Progressive rock was happening. – Tony Orlando

123165. You don’t write a book to show off. – Tony Orlando

123166. If you have debt I’m willing to bet that general clutter is a problem for you too. – Suze Orman

123167. We never had it as rough as the kids have it today. Look at the price of a gallon of gas or a piece of real estate or a college education. – Suze Orman

123168. They got married, they got divorced, and half their money goes out the window. – Suze Orman

123169. People first, then money, then things. – Suze Orman

123170. Owning a home is a keystone of wealth… both financial affluence and emotional security. – Suze Orman

123171. Opposites may attract, but I wouldn’t put my money on a relationship of financial opposites. – Suze Orman

123172. In all realms of life it takes courage to stretch your limits, express your power, and fulfill your potential… it’s no different in the financial realm. – Suze Orman

123173. I think they’ve been baby bummers. – Suze Orman

123174. A big part of financial freedom is having your heart and mind free from worry about the what-ifs of life. – Suze Orman

123175. Many people are in the dark when it comes to money, and I’m going to turn on the lights. – Suze Orman

123176. I told him he’d have a heart attack a year ago, but unfortunately he lived a year longer. – Eugene Ormandy

123177. Let me explain what I do here. I don’t want to confuse you any more than absolutely necessary. – Eugene Ormandy

123178. Beauty is less important than quality. – Eugene Ormandy

123179. Death is an awful thing. I don’t believe in it myself. – Eugene Ormandy

123180. During the rests – pray. – Eugene Ormandy

123181. Even when you are not playing you are holding me back. – Eugene Ormandy

123182. I can conduct better than I count. – Eugene Ormandy

123183. I don’t mean to make you nervous, but unfortunately I have to. – Eugene Ormandy

123184. I never say what I mean, but I always manage to say something similar. – Eugene Ormandy

123185. I wrote it the right way, so it was copied the wrong way right. I mean the right way wrong. – Eugene Ormandy

123186. If you don’t have it in your part, leave it out, because there is enough missing already. – Eugene Ormandy

123187. It is not as difficult as I thought it was, but it is harder than it is. – Eugene Ormandy

123188. It is not together, but the ensemble is perfect. – Eugene Ormandy

123189. I’m one of the boys, no better than the last second violinist. I’m just the lucky one to be standing in the center, telling them how to play. – Eugene Ormandy

123190. It’s hot as hell as can be. – Eugene Ormandy

123191. The notes are right, but if I listened they would be wrong. – Eugene Ormandy

123192. There is a shadow on every page. – Eugene Ormandy

123193. Tonight I’m going to listen with my ears. – Eugene Ormandy

123194. Why do you always insist on playing while I’m trying to conduct? – Eugene Ormandy

123195. With us tonight is William Warfield, who is with us tonight. He is a wonderful man, and so is his wife. – Eugene Ormandy

123196. It’s all very well to have principles, but when it comes to money you have to be flexible. – Eugene Ormandy

123197. At first I was a bit indignant about it, and then I realised, ‘No, that’s what people want, so that’s what is given.’ But it’s not in your control. It’s just what happens to you, and that’s what’s frightening. – Julia Ormond

123198. That made me feel very disturbed, because it never seemed to be about how much hard work was involved. Ever. It was about… ‘hazel eyes’. It does help if you can brush that stuff off. – Julia Ormond

123199. It was a fantastic learning experience and OK, I got slammed because I wasn’t Audrey Hepburn but you could have predicted that, really, if you’d opened your eyes wide enough. – Julia Ormond

123200. If you do anything for too long, it starts to lack edge, to become too easy. Easy is the kiss of death. – Julia Ormond

123201. I found it all very scary. This fairytale gets built around you – as if you’ve been walking through the streets and then Sydney Pollack sees you and goes, ‘I’ll put you in something!’ – Julia Ormond

123202. I feel that David took a risk with me. I have a sense that by starting off in the theatre and going off to do films you are seen to sell out in some way. I don’t hold truck with that, but you can’t stop people from feeling it. – Julia Ormond

123203. For sure, you don’t believe the good stuff. I mean, the good stuff is just insane – wacky. If you don’t take it too much to heart, it does help when the negative stuff hits. And you know the negative stuff is coming. It’s got to! What comes up must come down. – Julia Ormond

123204. When really you’ve gone to drama school and rep and then you’ve come to London and gone to auditions and you’ve worked, solidly, for years. But that all gets forgotten. – Julia Ormond

123205. And it’s not that going out for a hack is wrong or bad, I certainly don’t view it as that; it’s just that there’s something about the dressage, being put through your paces, that makes you better. – Julia Ormond

123206. Today, with a recording, he can hear the thing enough times until he really gets acquainted with the language, and then he can begin to make an estimate of the intrinsic, aesthetic value of that piece of music. – Leo Ornstein

123207. I distrust anything that you don’t hear. – Leo Ornstein

123208. Now, there are sometimes making a connection between one section and another that sometimes you do want to see the pattern because it helps you to lead into the next thing – it’s a rhetorical thing, where you just see how the pattern has to go into the next thing. – Leo Ornstein

123209. No, I think that a person writes a poem because they have an inner urge of something that they want to express, and I think it’s that inner urge that you want to express when you write a piece of music. – Leo Ornstein

123210. It doesn’t necessarily mean at all that the composer plays his own works best. – Leo Ornstein

123211. In writing music, the structure of each piece is a very important factor. – Leo Ornstein

123212. Improvisation is terribly haphazard. – Leo Ornstein

123213. I’m really interested in writing a piece of music that will move you, that will really move you. That is really the only reason that I’m writing music. – Leo Ornstein

123214. Now, what we are not talking about, what you’re really coming to, is what compromises one makes so that the listener understands somewhat of what you’re doing, what you’re trying to express. – Leo Ornstein

123215. I think recordings have been a terrific advance because now, when you have a piece of music, particularly something that appears to the listener very complicated, there’s really a push to the world to try to figure out what it was that he was hearing. – Leo Ornstein

123216. But in the end, music is ultimately an aural art, pure and simple. – Leo Ornstein

123217. Hopefully, I have a certain amount of what you call musical talent. – Leo Ornstein

123218. By the way, the point between rationality and what we would call the irrational is a very difficult point to establish. There’s no specific line, as you know. – Leo Ornstein

123219. By the visual pattern, but mostly I’m guided entirely by my ear, what I hear. – Leo Ornstein

123220. Besides merely some pleasure that we get out of the combinations of pitches together and lines, I think that there is some satisfaction that we get in the fact of having this diffuse thing organized very concretely and put onto a frame and have it actually decided. – Leo Ornstein

123221. Well, no. I believe that it’s not at all impossible that some of the performances that I’ve heard so far by some pianists may be superior to my own playing because those are two totally different acts altogether. – Leo Ornstein

123222. A person improvising is sometimes very fortunate that just at that second things coincide. – Leo Ornstein

123223. I think there have been some periods when the writing almost became a bit of a burden. – Leo Ornstein

123224. We can use techniques in modifying things, in controlling things, but the first impulse has to be something that you simply cannot make just out of technique, or else it becomes perfectly evident that it is nothing but technique that you’re exercising. – Leo Ornstein

123225. Of all the arts, music is really the most abstract. – Leo Ornstein

123226. You write it down because finally, when it’s written down you do get it out of your system somewhat. – Leo Ornstein

123227. Because essentially Schoenberg was an extremely gifted man. And in spite of many of his theories and so on, when he really began to write music, he still was guided very much by his internal hearing, by what we call your internal ear. – Leo Ornstein

123228. Today each composer is not only involved in aesthetics, but he’s actually trying to create his own language. – Leo Ornstein

123229. To the person that deals in visualizations, I suppose there is something rather exciting about a whole set of people – they all going symmetrically, up or down, in a military sort of precision. – Leo Ornstein

123230. There are some people, by the way, that associate a certain amount of visualization with the performance of music. Those are people that really are not centrally concerned only with music, the traditional things. – Leo Ornstein

123231. The difference between the student and the born composer is he really hears the thing, and they have to stage it and manipulate it by technical equipment. – Leo Ornstein

123232. The danger of that – and there’s a grave danger that I, myself, have to be very aware of – is that you become so involved and intrigued in the language that sometimes you lose track that that is only a means to an aesthetic experience that the listener has to get. – Leo Ornstein

123233. When I was speaking about communicating, I meant that the listener – we have to reach the listener; otherwise, of course, you’re writing the piece, as I say, only for the satisfaction of seeing it on the paper for yourself, and then it ends right there. – Leo Ornstein

123234. They used a doll when I fall through the ceiling. – Heather O’Rourke

123235. My Panasonic typewriter can make graphs. It types in four different colors. – Heather O’Rourke

123236. I have a St. Bernard named B. – Heather O’Rourke

123237. My parents put everything in a trust fund for me. I won’t get it until I’m 18, so I’ll use it for college. – Heather O’Rourke

123238. Math – it’s not my best subject. – Heather O’Rourke

123239. I read mysteries like Nancy Drew and Alfred Hitchcock, and I swim and I ride my motorbike. – Heather O’Rourke

123240. I pretend something scary is in front of me. – Heather O’Rourke

123241. The beast is not dead. – Heather O’Rourke

123242. I did a picture for the First Barbie doll box. – Heather O’Rourke

123243. Government proposes, bureaucracy disposes. And the bureaucracy must dispose of government proposals by dumping them on us. – P. J. O’Rourke

123244. Politics are for foreigners with their endless wrongs and paltry rights. Politics are a lousy way to get things done. Politics are, like God’s infinite mercy, a last resort. – P. J. O’Rourke

123245. Never wear anything that panics the cat. – P. J. O’Rourke

123246. Never fight an inanimate object. – P. J. O’Rourke

123247. Never be unfaithful to a lover, except with your wife. – P. J. O’Rourke

123248. Making fun of born-again Christians is like hunting dairy cows with a high powered rifle and scope. – P. J. O’Rourke

123249. Let’s reintroduce corporal punishment in the schools – and use it on the teachers. – P. J. O’Rourke

123250. In our brief national history we have shot four of our presidents, worried five of them to death, impeached one and hounded another out of office. And when all else fails, we hold an election and assassinate their character. – P. J. O’Rourke

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123251. Anyway, no drug, not even alcohol, causes the fundamental ills of society. If we’re looking for the source of our troubles, we shouldn’t test people for drugs, we should test them for stupidity, ignorance, greed and love of power. – P. J. O’Rourke

123252. If you say a modern celebrity is an adulterer, a pervert and a drug addict, all it means is that you’ve read his autobiography. – P. J. O’Rourke

123253. If you are young and you drink a great deal it will spoil your health, slow your mind, make you fat – in other words, turn you into an adult. – P. J. O’Rourke

123254. If government were a product, selling it would be illegal. – P. J. O’Rourke

123255. Ideology, politics and journalism, which luxuriate in failure, are impotent in the face of hope and joy. – P. J. O’Rourke

123256. Humans are the only animals that have children on purpose with the exception of guppies, who like to eat theirs. – P. J. O’Rourke

123257. Because of their size, parents may be difficult to discipline properly. – P. J. O’Rourke

123258. Gossip is what you say about the objects of flattery when they aren’t present. – P. J. O’Rourke

123259. Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys. – P. J. O’Rourke

123260. Feeling good about government is like looking on the bright side of any catastrophe. When you quit looking on the bright side, the catastrophe is still there. – P. J. O’Rourke

123261. Family love is messy, clinging, and of an annoying and repetitive pattern, like bad wallpaper. – P. J. O’Rourke

123262. Everybody knows how to raise children, except the people who have them. – P. J. O’Rourke

123263. Every government is a parliament of whores. The trouble is, in a democracy, the whores are us. – P. J. O’Rourke

123264. Even very young children need to be informed about dying. Explain the concept of death very carefully to your child. This will make threatening him with it much more effective. – P. J. O’Rourke

123265. Earnestness is stupidity sent to college. – P. J. O’Rourke

123266. Cleanliness becomes more important when godliness is unlikely. – P. J. O’Rourke

123267. After all, what is your host’s purpose in having a party? Surely not for you to enjoy yourself; if that were their sole purpose, they’d have simply sent champagne and women over to your place by taxi. – P. J. O’Rourke

123268. Children must be considered in a divorce considered valuable pawns in the nasty legal and financial contest that is about to ensue. – P. J. O’Rourke

123269. Seriousness is stupidity sent to college. – P. J. O’Rourke

123270. I like to think of my behavior in the sixties as a “learning experience.” Then again, I like to think of anything stupid I’ve done as a “learning experience.” It makes me feel less stupid. – P. J. O’Rourke

123271. Whatever it is that the government does, sensible Americans would prefer that the government does it to somebody else. This is the idea behind foreign policy. – P. J. O’Rourke

123272. America wasn’t founded so that we could all be better. America was founded so we could all be anything we damned well pleased. – P. J. O’Rourke

123273. A hat should be taken off when you greet a lady and left off for the rest of your life. Nothing looks more stupid than a hat. – P. J. O’Rourke

123274. A very quiet and tasteful way to be famous is to have a famous relative. Then you can not only be nothing, you can do nothing too. – P. J. O’Rourke

123275. Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it. – P. J. O’Rourke

123276. You know your children are growing up when they stop asking you where they came from and refuse to tell you where they’re going. – P. J. O’Rourke

123277. When buying and selling are controlled by legislation, the first things to be bought and sold are legislators. – P. J. O’Rourke

123278. Staying married may have long-term benefits. You can elicit much more sympathy from friends over a bad marriage than you ever can from a good divorce. – P. J. O’Rourke

123279. There’s something about Marxism that brings out warts; the only kind of growth this economic system encourages. – P. J. O’Rourke

123280. There’s one more terrifying fact about old people: I’m going to be one soon. – P. J. O’Rourke

123281. The good news is that, according to the Obama administration, the rich will pay for everything. The bad news is that, according to the Obama administration, you’re rich. – P. J. O’Rourke

123282. The Clinton administration launched an attack on people in Texas because those people were religious nuts with guns. Hell, this country was founded by religious nuts with guns. Who does Bill Clinton think stepped ashore on Plymouth Rock? – P. J. O’Rourke

123283. You can’t get rid of poverty by giving people money. – P. J. O’Rourke

123284. The Democrats are the party that says government will make you smarter, taller, richer, and remove the crabgrass on your lawn. The Republicans are the party that says government doesn’t work and then they get elected and prove it. – P. J. O’Rourke

123285. There is only one basic human right, the right to do as you damn well please. And with it comes the only basic human duty, the duty to take the consequences. – P. J. O’Rourke

123286. The mystery of government is not how Washington works but how to make it stop. – P. J. O’Rourke

123287. The proper behavior all through the holiday season is to be drunk. This drunkenness culminates on New Year’s Eve, when you get so drunk you kiss the person you’re married to. – P. J. O’Rourke

123288. The weirder you’re going to behave, the more normal you should look. It works in reverse, too. When I see a kid with three or four rings in his nose, I know there is absolutely nothing extraordinary about that person. – P. J. O’Rourke

123289. You may be surprised to discover you’re rich, especially if you’re broke. – P. J. O’Rourke

123290. There are a number of mechanical devices which increase sexual arousal, particularly in women. Chief among these is the Mercedes-Benz 380SL convertible. – P. J. O’Rourke

123291. There is one thing women can never take away from men. We die sooner. – P. J. O’Rourke

123292. Was not from a mixture of two races that the Titans sprang? – Jose C. Orozco

123293. All praise to the masters indeed, but we too could produce a Kant or a Hugo. – Jose C. Orozco

123294. Why must we be eternally on our knees before the Kants and Hugos? – Jose C. Orozco

123295. We too could wrest iron from the bowels of the earth and fashion it into ships and machines. – Jose C. Orozco

123296. We could raise prodigious cities and create nations, and explore the universe. – Jose C. Orozco

123297. Rick is the leader and I don’t have a problem with that. – Benjamin Orr

123298. I felt I never needed to fight for a more prominent songwriting and increased vocal role with the Cars. – Benjamin Orr

123299. The biggest thing we get out of it is seeing the kids smile. And hopefully we will also see that the lessons we’re teaching – not only the fundamentals of hockey, but also the life values – are sinking in. – Bobby Orr

123300. Staying out of the penalty box will really help. – Bobby Orr

123301. The kids wait for it to be organized. They want to go play all of these tournaments, for a little practice time. I learned my skills by dropping the puck just with the kids. I think that’s missing today. – Bobby Orr

123302. You hear all the time about European players playing the game. These players that come over at 17, 18 and 19, they just don’t all of a sudden become skilled. From the time they were little fellas, they learned the fundamentals of the game. Let them create. – Bobby Orr

123303. We’re going to have more kids playing, and we’re going to have a better chance of finding those players Minor sports in a community is for fun and recreation. For everyone. – Bobby Orr

123304. The fat lady hasn’t sung yet. We’ll wait until we get a look at what is in the motion passed on third reading. – Bobby Orr

123305. So many of today’s programs are about trophies and jackets, and we think that’s a big mistake. – Bobby Orr

123306. My Dad was my biggest supporter. He never put pressure on me. – Bobby Orr

123307. I’ve been a very lucky guy. I played on championship teams. I played for Canada. I’ve won some awards and I’m very proud of those accomplishments. But I don’t think there’s anything greater than to come home and to be recognized at home. This is the pinnacle. – Bobby Orr

123308. Hockey is a tough game. – Bobby Orr

123309. Growing up, if I hadn’t had sports, I don’t know where I’d be. God only knows what street corners I’d have been standing on and God only knows what I’d have been doing, but instead I played hockey and went to school and stayed out of trouble. – Bobby Orr

123310. Forget about style; worry about results. – Bobby Orr

123311. Everyone should have the same opportunity, and in many areas that’s not the case because programs are built around the elite. – Bobby Orr

123312. Developing better people should be the number one goal for any coach when dealing with kids. In trying to develop better people, we are going to develop more and better pros. – Bobby Orr

123313. There are no environments where you’re only going to win, because life just isn’t like that. – Bobby Orr

123314. If the views I have expressed be right, we can think of our civilization evolving with the growth of knowledge from small wandering tribes to large settled law. – John Boyd Orr

123315. However difficult it may be to bring it about, some form of world government, with agreed international law and means of enforcing the law, is inevitable. – John Boyd Orr

123316. After the First World War the economic problem was no longer one of production. It was the problem of finding markets to get the output of industry and agriculture dispersed and consumed. – John Boyd Orr

123317. As I have tried to show, science, in producing the airplane and the wireless, has created a new international political environment to which governments must adjust their foreign policies. – John Boyd Orr

123318. As we have seen, the wireless and the airplane have made the world so small and nations so dependent on each other that the only alternative to war is the United States of the World. – John Boyd Orr

123319. During the last war when there was a market for everything that could be produced, the production capacity of Canada and the United States, which were outside the battle area, increased one hundred percent. – John Boyd Orr

123320. Science has produced such powerful weapons that in a war between great powers there would be neither victor nor vanquished. Both would be overwhelmed in destruction. – John Boyd Orr

123321. When the fabric of society is so rigid that it cannot change quickly enough, adjustments are achieved by social unrest and revolutions. – John Boyd Orr

123322. We are now physically, politically, and economically one world and nations so interdependent that the absolute national sovereignty of nations is no longer possible. – John Boyd Orr

123323. Though the general principles of statecraft have survived the rise and fall of empires, every increase in knowledge has brought about changes in the political, economic, and social structure. – John Boyd Orr

123324. There can be no peace in the world so long as a large proportion of the population lack the necessities of life and believe that a change of the political and economic system will make them available. World peace must be based on world plenty. – John Boyd Orr

123325. The real evil of the Russian communist state is not communism. It is the secret police and the concentration camp. – John Boyd Orr

123326. The increase of territory and power of empires by force of arms has been the policy of all great powers, and it has always been possible to get the approval of their state religion. – John Boyd Orr

123327. The history of our civilization has been one of intermittent war. – John Boyd Orr

123328. Some wars have been due to the lust of rulers for power and glory, or to revenge to wipe out the humiliation of a former defeat. – John Boyd Orr

123329. Empires won by conquest have always fallen either by revolt within or by defeat by a rival. – John Boyd Orr

123330. Some think the worst horrors of war might be avoided by an international agreement not to use atomic bombs. This is a vain hope. – John Boyd Orr

123331. When the Industrial Revolution of the nineteenth century brought a rapid increase in wealth, the demand of workers for a fair share of the wealth they were creating was conceded only after riots and strikes. – John Boyd Orr

123332. Our civilization is now in the transition stage between the age of warring empires and a new age of world unity and peace. – John Boyd Orr

123333. Our civilization has evolved through the continuous adjustment of society to the stimulus of new knowledge. – John Boyd Orr

123334. Nearly every country in the world is now becoming industrialized as rapidly as it can. – John Boyd Orr

123335. Measured in time of transport and communication, the whole round globe is now smaller than a small European country was a hundred years ago. – John Boyd Orr

123336. It is said that those whom the gods wish to destroy they first make mad. It may well be that a war neurosis stirred up by propaganda of fear and hatred is the prelude to destruction. – John Boyd Orr

123337. In the last five or six thousand years, empires one after another have arisen, waxed powerful by wars of conquest, and fallen by internal revolution or attack from without. – John Boyd Orr

123338. In the last fifty years science has advanced more than in the 2,000 previous years and given mankind greater powers over the forces of nature than the ancients ascribed to their gods. – John Boyd Orr

123339. In recent times, European nations, with the use of gunpowder and other technical improvements in warfare, controlled practically the whole world. One, the British Empire, brought under one government a quarter of the earth and its inhabitants. – John Boyd Orr

123340. The average session takes about one to two hours. It’s totally amazing because when a person breathes, they go through one stage of relaxation after another, and every stage releases tension. – Leonard Orr

123341. Personal law is simply the thought that controls your mind and your life more than any other thought. Finding that thought is the most valuable knowledge that you can have about yourself. It is like the leverage on personal change. It enables you to change very efficiently. – Leonard Orr

123342. The more riches you have, the more you can share. So I like to share everything that I have that’s of value. – Leonard Orr

123343. It takes as much imagination to create debt as to create income. – Leonard Orr

123344. I was endorsed by many corporations to work with their people. Since I had several hundred successful case histories, I realized that it was really valuable and everybody should have access to the information, so I started teaching seminars to groups of people. – Leonard Orr

123345. I noticed every time I spent a lot of time in the bathtub, I would just get fantastic realizations about myself, and they were so valuable and liberating. – Leonard Orr

123346. I just refer to myself as being Spirit, Mind and Body like everybody else and working toward the mastery of my natural divinity and the healing of my emotional mind. – Leonard Orr

123347. I have this problem in the rebirthing community because it’s so powerful sometimes, I get thrown out because people want to do things a certain way and they are just not open to new ideas, so they don’t want me to come around. – Leonard Orr

123348. During one of my early seminars, there were a bunch of seminar junkies there. – Leonard Orr

123349. Birth is the scariest event of most peoples’ lives. You have to feel safe enough in your own mind before you can remember your own birth. – Leonard Orr

123350. The water was like a physiological stimuli to the subconscious that overwhelmed people with too much psychoanalytical material, you might say. People could do 10 breathing sessions without the water, and then they did breathing sessions in the water. – Leonard Orr

123351. I’ve lost some friends. A lot of the girls. – Stacie Orrico

123352. It’s one thing for the people in the industry to know who you are, because they’ve heard about you earlier. I have friends calling me from the Christian bookstore because there’s a poster on the wall. It’s just weird. – Stacie Orrico

123353. You see so many artists who are so talented end up living sad, empty lives. This industry takes so much out of you that without the accountability and leaving God in the center, you can be left so empty and void. – Stacie Orrico

123354. We’ve never been your typical family. We’ve moved a lot. – Stacie Orrico

123355. We should be recklessly abandoned to Jesus, and just turn it over to Him. Through the support I think the sacrifices will be made and we’ll all be cool with it. – Stacie Orrico

123356. We all want heroes and we all want somebody to look up to. – Stacie Orrico

123357. Usually a family is led through the mom or the dad and their career and for the family to be led by my career, even though God has led it, could be a lot of pressure. – Stacie Orrico

123358. Then all this started to pick up because I signed with ForeFront when I was in seventh grade. It got a lot busier and I was traveling a lot and it wasn’t making sense. Especially at a private school, you miss two days, and you get so behind. – Stacie Orrico

123359. So I started home schooling. I was a little freaked out about that, because I’ m such a social person, involved in everything. It was awesome. I loved it and I loved being home. – Stacie Orrico

123360. As far as spiritual influences in Christian music, I would say Crystal Lewis – a lot of her songs especially. The ministry she has through her songs has really hit me. – Stacie Orrico

123361. I’ve always gotten along with guys better. – Stacie Orrico

123362. I would love to hear all types of Christian artists played all over the world. I’d love to hear good, positive mainstream music played all over the place. I’d love to be able to bring music together. But I have not deserted Christ. I have not deserted my faith. – Stacie Orrico

123363. I went through seventh grade in private school. I went to private school from kindergarten to seventh grade. – Stacie Orrico

123364. I do not like onions. It’s so funny because I am probably one of the least picky eaters ever. Pretty much any type of new food, I’ll try it, I’ll eat it. But onions, and pork. Pork and onions. – Stacie Orrico

123365. God is a hero. – Stacie Orrico

123366. Every time we’ve gone somewhere, it’s just been better and better and God’s always blessed us for following. – Stacie Orrico

123367. As far as the girls in my grade, it was always kind of an on-and-off thing. When all this came up, it was kind of hard. My guy friends and my family friends have been so amazing and supportive. – Stacie Orrico

123368. People know who you are when you’ve never met them. For them, through interviews and seeing you perform, they feel like they know you and you’ve never seen them before. It’s really different, but it’s awesome. – Stacie Orrico

123369. The fact of the matter is right now politicians and insurance companies are making decisions. We’re saying we want doctors to be making decisions. And I think that will lead to a higher-quality, lower-cost system over time. – Peter Orszag

123370. The most important thing for small businesses is getting the economy back on its feet. That – the key driver of small business activity is demand for their product, and that is what we are trying to do, getting the economy back on its feet. That’s far more important than other factors. – Peter Orszag

123371. Of course, the kind of support that Cuba could give us was very limited when it came to building up our army, since they didn’t manufacture armaments in the quantities that we required. So we turned to Algeria and the Soviet Union for support. – Daniel Ortega

123372. The people of Nicaragua were suffering oppression. This made us develop an awareness which eventually led us to commit ourselves to the struggle against the domination of the capitalists of our country in collusion with the U.S. government, i.e. imperialism. – Daniel Ortega

123373. Without the United States, there simply would not have been an armed uprising in our country. – Daniel Ortega

123374. Conditions are ripe for triumph. We will win. And we will wield great power here. – Daniel Ortega

123375. I swing hard all the time. That’s what I’ve done my whole life – hit. – David Ortiz

123376. All I like to do is work every day and have an idea what I want to do. – David Ortiz

123377. Everybody has something to prove each year. Everybody has a responsibility in this game. Even the batboy. – David Ortiz

123378. I come to play everyday. – David Ortiz

123379. I showed people that it’s not about guessing what people can do. It’s about saying, ‘Here, show me what you can do.’ – David Ortiz

123380. Through the years I’ve been getting better and better and better, and it’s what you learn though the seasons. – David Ortiz

123381. You just have to go as far as you can go. Everyone works his way up. – David Ortiz

123382. I just love the feeling from the fans and when I’m walking on deck I can hear people screaming and wishing you the best. That puts you into the game more than anything. – David Ortiz

123383. Small businesses drive this economy and it is unacceptable that the President’s budget proposal does not give them the tools they need to be successful. – Solomon Ortiz

123384. This Congress has promised all manner of border security and port security to the tune of billions of dollars… yet we have – to date – funded our promises for port security at only $900 million. That’s quite a distance between what we say and what we actually do. – Solomon Ortiz

123385. To date, nearly 100,000 Hispanics have died with AIDS. Since Hispanics are the fastest growing minority group in the United States, our challenge is even greater. – Solomon Ortiz

123386. To honor our national promise to our veterans, we must continue to improve services for our men and women in uniform today and provide long overdue benefits for the veterans and military retirees who have already served. – Solomon Ortiz

123387. When no other schools in the Southeastern Conference or the former Southwestern Conference would award them athletic scholarships, African Americans had been recruited by and playing for Texas Western since the 1950s. – Solomon Ortiz

123388. While I believe our Constitution allows for State and local governments to execute the power of eminent domain for those purposes that specifically serve the public good, condemning property solely to implement economic development plans is not serving the public good. – Solomon Ortiz

123389. The Peace Corps is an outstanding organization that promotes peace through helping countless individuals who want to help build a better life for the community in which they serve. – Solomon Ortiz

123390. Supporting the troops has got to mean more than bumper stickers on pickup trucks, my friends. We need to give them what they need. – Solomon Ortiz

123391. This nation’s 23 million small businesses need a budget that reflects their value to the economy. – Solomon Ortiz

123392. Over the last five years, the Administration and the majority in Congress have appropriated less than $900 million for port security grants – despite the Coast Guard’s determination that $5.4 billion is needed over 10 years. – Solomon Ortiz

123393. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize the Peace Corps as it reached its 45th anniversary on March 1, 2006. – Solomon Ortiz

123394. It matters not what your individual position is on either war we are currently prosecuting – in Iraq or Afghanistan – certainly we can all agree protesting at military funerals is a cruel and unnecessary hardship on our military families during their most difficult hour. – Solomon Ortiz

123395. Education should be one of our top funding priorities; talking about it does not help the teachers and students who desperately need promises fulfilled. – Solomon Ortiz

123396. Teachers are our greatest public servants; they spend their lives educating our young people and shaping our Nation for tomorrow. – Solomon Ortiz

123397. Education makes children less dependent upon others and opens doors to better jobs and career possibilities. – Solomon Ortiz

123398. In South Texas, we understand how vital port security is and we fear the day a weapon of mass destruction could be brought into a U.S. port in a container and cause hundreds of thousands of casualties. – Solomon Ortiz

123399. Education is the silver bullet to improve this Nation’s standing worldwide… and our teachers know that. – Solomon Ortiz

123400. Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students. – Solomon Ortiz

123401. As a father and grandfather, I have witnessed firsthand the joy of new life entering the world. I know the pain and apprehension that goes along with premature births and birth defects. – Solomon Ortiz

123402. For my constituents, owning a home is the culmination of many years of hard work and the realization of the American Dream. At no time should a local entity take those years of hard work solely to increase their tax revenue. – Solomon Ortiz

123403. From the bitter cold winter at Valley Forge, to the mountains of Afghanistan and the deserts of Iraq, our soldiers have courageously answered when called, gone where ordered, and defended our nation with honor. – Solomon Ortiz

123404. I have fought to protect those benefits that ensure better salaries for teachers across the Nation such as grants to pay off student loans and funding for Teach for America. Still, we must all do more to show our continued appreciation for our Nation’s leading role models. – Solomon Ortiz

123405. I worked with the March of Dimes to enact legislation for a national birth defects prevention program to provide surveillance, research and preventive services aimed at reducing the rate of birth defects. – Solomon Ortiz

123406. In addition to serving overseas, the Peace Corps’ Crisis Corps Volunteers have helped their fellow Americans. – Solomon Ortiz

123407. In fact, in 2002, the Secretary of Defense authorized such support on a reimbursable basis to organizations formerly components of the Department of Justice and Department of the Treasury and currently components of the Department of Homeland Security. – Solomon Ortiz

123408. As a former veteran, I understand the needs of veterans, and have been clear – we will work together, stand together with the Administration, but we will also question their policies when they shortchange veterans and military retirees. – Solomon Ortiz

123409. We’re all like little ants who scurry around with the materials that are at hand right now. Each generation finds new materials. Its just evolution, isn’t it? – Beth Orton

123410. Heaven is what we spend our lives trying to find. – Beth Orton

123411. From the beginning, I wanted to make dance music with a human element to it. – Beth Orton

123412. I don’t believe in trouble. Because I think that trouble is sometimes good, sometimes bad. I’ve been known to be called trouble, which I think is quite a compliment. But I suppose, thinking about it, that my best and worst trouble has always had something to do with a man. – Beth Orton

123413. I’d say my greatest fear is fear itself. – Beth Orton

123414. The way I write, words can means lots of different things. – Beth Orton

123415. You can have all sorts of relationships, but there’s something with musicians working together where you can have relationship that can just continue to grow in a beautiful way. – Beth Orton

123416. The upside to smoking is that you get to be social. I was looking for a light when I bumped into Ben Harper’s manager. A couple of days later, Ben and I were in the studio. – Beth Orton

123417. I’d the upbringing a nun would envy. Until I was fifteen I was more familiar with Africa than my own body. – Joe Orton

123418. The humble and meek are thirsting for blood. – Joe Orton

123419. The kind of people who always go on about whether a thing is in good taste invariably have very bad taste. – Joe Orton

123420. War is war. The only good human being is a dead one. – George Orwell

123421. War is a way of shattering to pieces… materials which might otherwise be used to make the masses too comfortable and… too intelligent. – George Orwell

123422. Whoever is winning at the moment will always seem to be invincible. – George Orwell

123423. Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past. – George Orwell

123424. When it comes to the pinch, human beings are heroic. – George Orwell

123425. Whatever is funny is subversive, every joke is ultimately a custard pie… a dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion. – George Orwell

123426. What can you do against the lunatic who is more intelligent than yourself, who gives your arguments a fair hearing and then simply persists in his lunacy? – George Orwell

123427. We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm. – George Orwell

123428. We of the sinking middle class may sink without further struggles into the working class where we belong, and probably when we get there it will not be so dreadful as we feared, for, after all, we have nothing to lose. – George Orwell

123429. Probably the battle of Waterloo was won on the playing-fields of Eton, but the opening battles of all subsequent wars have been lost there. – George Orwell

123430. We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men. – George Orwell

123431. Political language… is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind. – George Orwell

123432. The idea really came to me the day I got my new false teeth. – George Orwell

123433. War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil. – George Orwell

123434. In times of universal deceit, telling the truth will be a revolutionary act. – George Orwell

123435. War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it. – George Orwell

123436. To walk through the ruined cities of Germany is to feel an actual doubt about the continuity of civilization. – George Orwell

123437. To survive it is often necessary to fight and to fight you have to dirty yourself. – George Orwell

123438. To an ordinary human being, love means nothing if it does not mean loving some people more than others. – George Orwell

123439. There is hardly such a thing as a war in which it makes no difference who wins. Nearly always one side stands more of less for progress, the other side more or less for reaction. – George Orwell

123440. There are some ideas so wrong that only a very intelligent person could believe in them. – George Orwell

123441. The very concept of objective truth is fading out of the world. Lies will pass into history. – George Orwell

123442. The quickest way of ending a war is to lose it. – George Orwell

123443. The nationalist not only does not disapprove of atrocities committed by his own side, but he has a remarkable capacity for not even hearing about them. – George Orwell

123444. People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf. – George Orwell

123445. War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength. – George Orwell

123446. Men can only be happy when they do not assume that the object of life is happiness. – George Orwell

123447. Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism. – George Orwell

123448. One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes a revolution in order to establish a dictatorship. – George Orwell

123449. In our time political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible. – George Orwell

123450. One can love a child, perhaps, more deeply than one can love another adult, but it is rash to assume that the child feels any love in return. – George Orwell

123451. On the whole, human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time. – George Orwell

123452. Oceania was at war with Eurasia; therefore Oceania had always been at war with Eurasia. – George Orwell

123453. Not to expose your true feelings to an adult seems to be instinctive from the age of seven or eight onwards. – George Orwell

123454. No one can look back on his schooldays and say with truth that they were altogether unhappy. – George Orwell

123455. No advance in wealth, no softening of manners, no reform or revolution has ever brought human equality a millimeter nearer. – George Orwell

123456. Nationalism is power hunger tempered by self-deception. – George Orwell

123457. We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier weapon than the machine-gun. – George Orwell

123458. Most people get a fair amount of fun out of their lives, but on balance life is suffering, and only the very young or the very foolish imagine otherwise. – George Orwell

123459. Power is not a means, it is an end. One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes the revolution in order to establish the dictatorship. – George Orwell

123460. Men are only as good as their technical development allows them to be. – George Orwell

123461. Many people genuinely do not want to be saints, and it is probable that some who achieve or aspire to sainthood have never felt much temptation to be human beings. – George Orwell

123462. Political chaos is connected with the decay of language… one can probably bring about some improvement by starting at the verbal end. – George Orwell

123463. Mankind is not likely to salvage civilization unless he can evolve a system of good and evil which is independent of heaven and hell. – George Orwell

123464. Man is the only creature that consumes without producing. He does not give milk, he does not lay eggs, he is too weak to pull the plough, he cannot run fast enough to catch rabbits. Yet he is lord of all the animals. – George Orwell

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123465. Liberal: a power worshipper without power. – George Orwell

123466. Language ought to be the joint creation of poets and manual workers. – George Orwell

123467. Joyce is a poet and also an elephantine pedant. – George Orwell

123468. It is also true that one can write nothing readable unless one constantly struggles to efface one’s own personality. Good prose is like a windowpane. – George Orwell

123469. It is almost universally felt that when we call a country democratic we are praising it; consequently, the defenders of every kind of regime claim that it is a democracy, and fear that they might have to stop using the word if it were tied down to any one meaning. – George Orwell

123470. The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. When there is a gap between one’s real and one’s declared aims, one turns, as it were, instinctively to long words and exhausted idioms, like a cuttlefish squirting out ink. – George Orwell

123471. Myths which are believed in tend to become true. – George Orwell

123472. Good writing is like a windowpane. – George Orwell

123473. But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought. – George Orwell

123474. Dickens is one of those authors who are well worth stealing. – George Orwell

123475. Doublethink means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one’s mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them. – George Orwell

123476. During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act. – George Orwell

123477. Each generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it, and wiser than the one that comes after it. – George Orwell

123478. Early in life I had noticed that no event is ever correctly reported in a newspaper. – George Orwell

123479. Enlightened people seldom or never possess a sense of responsibility. – George Orwell

123480. Every war when it comes, or before it comes, is represented not as a war but as an act of self-defense against a homicidal maniac. – George Orwell

123481. For a creative writer possession of the “truth” is less important than emotional sincerity. – George Orwell

123482. Four legs good, two legs bad. – George Orwell

123483. The intellectual is different from the ordinary man, but only in certain sections of his personality, and even then not all the time. – George Orwell

123484. Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear. – George Orwell

123485. As with the Christian religion, the worst advertisement for Socialism is its adherents. – George Orwell

123486. Happiness can exist only in acceptance. – George Orwell

123487. He was an embittered atheist, the sort of atheist who does not so much disbelieve in God as personally dislike Him. – George Orwell

123488. I doubt whether classical education ever has been or can be successfully carried out without corporal punishment. – George Orwell

123489. I sometimes think that the price of liberty is not so much eternal vigilance as eternal dirt. – George Orwell

123490. I’m fat, but I’m thin inside… there’s a thin man inside every fat man. – George Orwell

123491. If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear. – George Orwell

123492. If you have embraced a creed which appears to be free from the ordinary dirtiness of politics – a creed from which you yourself cannot expect to draw any material advantage – surely that proves that you are in the right? – George Orwell

123493. If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face – forever. – George Orwell

123494. In a time of universal deceit – telling the truth is a revolutionary act. – George Orwell

123495. In our age there is no such thing as ‘keeping out of politics.’ All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia. – George Orwell

123496. Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two make four. If that is granted, all else follows. – George Orwell

123497. Saints should always be judged guilty until they are proved innocent. – George Orwell

123498. The essential act of war is destruction, not necessarily of human lives, but of the products of human labor. – George Orwell

123499. The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection. – George Orwell

123500. The Catholic and the Communist are alike in assuming that an opponent cannot be both honest and intelligent. – George Orwell

123501. The best books… are those that tell you what you know already. – George Orwell

123502. The atom bombs are piling up in the factories, the police are prowling through the cities, the lies are streaming from the loudspeakers, but the earth is still going round the sun. – George Orwell

123503. The atmosphere of orthodoxy is always damaging to prose, and above all it is completely ruinous to the novel, the most anarchical of all forms of literature. – George Orwell

123504. The aim of a joke is not to degrade the human being, but to remind him that he is already degraded. – George Orwell

123505. Sometimes the first duty of intelligent men is the restatement of the obvious. – George Orwell

123506. Society has always seemed to demand a little more from human beings than it will get in practice. – George Orwell

123507. So much of left-wing thought is a kind of playing with fire by people who don’t even know that fire is hot. – George Orwell

123508. Big Brother is watching you. – George Orwell

123509. Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence. In other words, it is war minus the shooting. – George Orwell

123510. At fifty everyone has the face he deserves. – George Orwell

123511. Prolonged, indiscriminate reviewing of books is a quite exceptionally thankless, irritating and exhausting job. It not only involves praising trash but constantly inventing reactions towards books about which one has no spontaneous feeling whatever. – George Orwell

123512. Progress is not an illusion, it happens, but it is slow and invariably disappointing. – George Orwell

123513. A dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion. – George Orwell

123514. A family with the wrong members in control; that, perhaps, is as near as one can come to describing England in a phrase. – George Orwell

123515. A tragic situation exists precisely when virtue does not triumph but when it is still felt that man is nobler than the forces which destroy him. – George Orwell

123516. Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket. – George Orwell

123517. All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others. – George Orwell

123518. All political thinking for years past has been vitiated in the same way. People can foresee the future only when it coincides with their own wishes, and the most grossly obvious facts can be ignored when they are unwelcome. – George Orwell

123519. All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting. – George Orwell

123520. As I write, highly civilized human beings are flying overhead, trying to kill me. – George Orwell

123521. Part of the reason for the ugliness of adults, in a child’s eyes, is that the child is usually looking upwards, and few faces are at their best when seen from below. – George Orwell

123522. Serious sport is war minus the shooting. – George Orwell

123523. One cannot really be a Catholic and grown up. – George Orwell

123524. Venture capitalists are like lemmings jumping on the software bandwagon. – Adam Osborne

123525. We can learn from IBM’s successful history that you don’t have to have the best product to become number one. You don’t even have to have a good product. – Adam Osborne

123526. This is the ultimate con game – I’m having fun and people pay me to do it. – Adam Osborne

123527. There’ll be a special place in hell for the tape back-up people. – Adam Osborne

123528. The small businessman is smart; he realizes there’s no free lunch. On the other hand, he knows where to go to get a good inexpensive sandwich. – Adam Osborne

123529. The most valuable thing you can make is a mistake – you can’t learn anything from being perfect. – Adam Osborne

123530. The future lies in designing and selling computers that people don’t realize are computers at all. – Adam Osborne

123531. People think computers will keep them from making mistakes. They’re wrong. With computers you make mistakes faster. – Adam Osborne

123532. Money coming in says I’ve made the right marketing decisions. – Adam Osborne

123533. I take what I see work. I’m a strict believer in the scientific principle of believing nothing, only taking the best evidence available at the present time, interpreting it as best you can, and leaving your mind open to the fact that new evidence will appear tomorrow. – Adam Osborne

123534. Adequacy is sufficient. – Adam Osborne

123535. I liken myself to Henry Ford and the auto industry, I give you 90 percent of what most people need. – Adam Osborne

123536. The guy who knows about computers is the last person you want to have creating documentation for people who don’t understand computers. – Adam Osborne

123537. With bundled machines you can throw away the hardware and keep the software, and it’s still a good buy. – Adam Osborne

123538. I never solicited a major label and I certainly wouldn’t now. – Buzz Osborne

123539. We went into that knowing that we were never going to sell a major record ’cause we didn’t sound like these bands, so I just thought this was an opportunity for us to make the kind of records that we wanted and make some money at the same time. – Buzz Osborne

123540. I started playing guitar when I was in my late teens, and within two years I was starting to play shows. – Buzz Osborne

123541. I’ve toured the U.S. every single year and I’ve put a record out every single year whether it was on a major label or not; that doesn’t make any difference to me. – Buzz Osborne

123542. It is not true that drink changes a man’s character. It may reveal it more clearly. – John Osborne

123543. Here we are, we’re alone in the universe, there’s no God, it just seems that it all began by something as simple as sunlight striking on a piece of rock. And here we are. We’ve only got ourselves. Somehow, we’ve just got to make a go of it. We’ve only ourselves. – John Osborne

123544. Why do I do this every Sunday? Even the book reviews seem to be the same as last week’s. Different books same reviews. – John Osborne

123545. They spend their time looking forward to the past. – John Osborne

123546. There’s no such thing as failure – just waiting for success. – John Osborne

123547. The whole point of a sacrifice is that you give up something you never really wanted in the first place. People are doing it around you all the time. They give up their careers, say – or their beliefs – or sex. – John Osborne

123548. It is widely held that too much wine will dull a man’s desire. Indeed it will in a dull man. – John Osborne

123549. In London, love and scandal are considered the best sweeteners of tea. – John Osborne

123550. Don’t clap too hard – it’s a very old building. – John Osborne

123551. Heroes, whatever high ideas we may have of them, are mortal and not divine. We are all as God made us and many of us much worse. – John Osborne

123552. I never deliberately set out to shock, but when people don’t walk out of my plays I think there is something wrong. – John Osborne

123553. Heaven be thanked, we live in such an age when no man dies for love except upon the stage. – John Osborne

123554. Go on – but don’t think you can kill my confidence. I’ve had experts doing it for years. – John Osborne

123555. It is easy to answer the ultimate questions – it saves you bothering with the immediate ones. – John Osborne

123556. The odds are always against you no matter what your previous history is. You have to overcome the tendency to relax. – Tom Osborne

123557. When you coach as long as I did, you can’t help but miss those Saturdays – dealing with the players, the game preparation, the challenges, the excitement. – Tom Osborne

123558. I’m not really good at retiring. I tried that one time and Nancy ran me out of the house. – Tom Osborne

123559. Everybody’s got to do what they’ve got to do. – Tom Osborne

123560. You can tell by looking at me that I’ve got more miles behind me than I’ve got in front of me. When you reach that point, if you’ve got some good years left, you want to make sure that you use them wisely. – Tom Osborne

123561. For a while I was suicidal and I tried to kill myself. I think I should have died about four times. – Jack Osbourne

123562. I’m totally grateful for the fans my family has and I have; they gave me a lot of support when I was in treatment. But it was just odd, you know? It’s stressful. Just the whole fact of being someone in the public eye. – Jack Osbourne

123563. Well, all I can say is, it’s a day-by-day program, and so I’m very worried about relapsing, but I don’t know. I don’t want to use. I don’t want to go back to that place because nothing good came of it. It was super dark; it’s not nice. – Jack Osbourne

123564. There’s people outside our house; you get followed by photographers; you can’t go out and have a cup of coffee with a friend without someone coming up to you. – Jack Osbourne

123565. Kelly has a rather bad habit of interrupting. – Jack Osbourne

123566. It’s been real weird. It wasn’t how I expected my life to turn out. Especially, mainly pertaining to the show. It never crossed my mind that one day I’m gonna be big and famous and have my own TV show, you know? – Jack Osbourne

123567. If I have a problem, stuff’s going through my head, I feel like using, I usually go and talk to my dad… I decided to get sober a lot younger than he did. He first tried to get sober when he was like 32, I believe. – Jack Osbourne

123568. I’ve been drinking and using since I was 13. – Jack Osbourne

123569. I’d read things, like people criticizing me. But no one likes to read stuff about that, and probably the main thing that was getting to me was me mum’s illness. – Jack Osbourne

123570. I was hanging out with no one under 21. I thought that if I really wanted to fit in I had to… show them that I was in a way just as adult as they were, ’cause I could hold my own just as well as they could, if not better. – Jack Osbourne

123571. I took a bottle of pills. I’d been in Europe and I had a lot of absinthe and I was just drinking and drinking, trying to, you know, just shut my body down. – Jack Osbourne

123572. I had my group of friends, you know, like my real group of friends, and then I had, like, party friends. – Jack Osbourne

123573. I don’t want to come off like the jealous brother who wasn’t getting the attention, but it was like no one was really into me anyway. I wasn’t really a priority. – Jack Osbourne

123574. I didn’t get at first put into a rehab facility; I got put in a adolescent psychiatric unit for my detox. – Jack Osbourne

123575. Dad was just an emotional wreck. He was drinking a lot of the time, he was smoking a lot of pot. And because he takes certain medications, the drinking was making him… you know, he wasn’t even present, really. – Jack Osbourne

123576. As long as I know my head’s in the right place, my feet are on the ground, I think I’ll be fine. – Jack Osbourne

123577. They are the only people in the world who I can truly trust and rely on. Touring gets really lonely. I guess I have friends around me but when you’re paying them can they ever really be true friends? – Kelly Osbourne

123578. Oh that’s very English, that’s probably why. They just go “LOL” in America. – Kelly Osbourne

123579. It’s funny that all these goths paint their faces with such white make-up and that is the actual colour of my skin, I am that pale! – Kelly Osbourne

123580. I’ve done a lot of growing up since the age of 16 and I really wanted that to be reflected in my music. – Kelly Osbourne

123581. I was dating this guy and we would spend all day text messaging each other. And he thought that he could tell that he liked me more because he actually spelt the word ‘YOU’ and I just put the letter ‘U’. – Kelly Osbourne

123582. I think my mum has the foulest mouth of anyone I’ve ever met. – Kelly Osbourne

123583. I just think you would never kill and cut up a human to wear so why do it to animals? I just think it’s horrible, I would never wear fur, although I guess if it was a really vintage piece you might just get away with it. – Kelly Osbourne

123584. I hate the word gothic but I would like to try doing something like that. A gothic sound, not rock, but gothic. There’s a difference. – Kelly Osbourne

123585. I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn’t want to see my kids do the same thing. – Ozzy Osbourne

123586. Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus. – Ozzy Osbourne

123587. What is the world coming to? – Ozzy Osbourne

123588. What is this? It’s music to get a brain seizure by. – Ozzy Osbourne

123589. I cannot turn down this incredible honor twice. – Ozzy Osbourne

123590. Somebody said to me this morning, ‘To what do you attribute your longevity?’ I don’t know. I mean, I couldn’t have planned my life out better. By all accounts I should be dead! The abuse I put my body through: the drugs, the alcohol, the lifestyle I’ve lived the last 30 years! – Ozzy Osbourne

123591. Whenever I have a bad day I just think of these people. – Ozzy Osbourne

123592. I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that’s OK – the bat had to get Ozzy shots. – Ozzy Osbourne

123593. Have you seen U2’s live show? It’s boring as hell. It’s like watching CNN. – Sharon Osbourne

123594. Your gut is always right. – Sharon Osbourne

123595. If anybody says their facelift doesn’t hurt, they’re lying. It was like I’d spent the night with an axe murderer. – Sharon Osbourne

123596. I’m very lucky in that I have a good cosmetic surgeon. – Sharon Osbourne

123597. I want it to be remembered that Ozzy was the first celebrity who was brave enough to open up his private life to the public. He was the first. – Sharon Osbourne

123598. Britain leads the way in fund raising. I am so proud of Britain. – Sharon Osbourne

123599. When we visited with legislative counsel, they told us that the only way to effectively accomplish what we were trying to do was to put the words in the legislation. – Doug Ose

123600. I mean people up here aren’t stupid, I’m lower gene pool and I kind of sit in amazement at watching some of them because they are pretty damn smart. – Doug Ose

123601. I think the Mormon Tabernacle Choir is as great as it is because it’s become it’s a labor of love. They love what they do. – Charles Osgood

123602. Life is beautiful but people are crazy. – Charles Osgood

123603. While some of us may know than others about certain things, it is the thinnest slice of all that is, or could be known. In that sense, we are all profoundly ignorant. – Charles Osgood

123604. Being Politically Correct means always having to say you’re sorry. – Charles Osgood

123605. There are no exceptions to the rule that everybody likes to be an exception to the rule. – Charles Osgood

123606. It’s really an optimistic show. I think most of the people in this country are optimistic, too. – Charles Osgood

123607. We are the music makers. We are the dreamers of the dream. – Arthur O’Shaughnessy

123608. There is no disease more conducive to clinical humility than aneurysm of the aorta. – William Osler

123609. He who studies medicine without books sails an uncharted sea, but he who studies medicine without patients does not go to sea at all. – William Osler

123610. What is the student but a lover courting a fickle mistress who ever eludes his grasp? – William Osler

123611. We are here to add what we can to life, not to get what we can from life. – William Osler

123612. The best preparation for tomorrow is to do today’s work superbly well. – William Osler

123613. Variability is the law of life, and as no two faces are the same, so no two bodies are alike, and no two individuals react alike and behave alike under the abnormal conditions which we know as disease. – William Osler

123614. To study the phenomena of disease without books is to sail an uncharted sea, while to study books without patients is not to go to sea at all. – William Osler

123615. The value of experience is not in seeing much, but in seeing wisely. – William Osler

123616. There is no more difficult art to acquire than the art of observation, and for some men it is quite as difficult to record an observation in brief and plain language. – William Osler

123617. It is much simpler to buy books than to read them and easier to read them than to absorb their contents. – William Osler

123618. There are, in truth, no specialties in medicine, since to know fully many of the most important diseases a man must be familiar with their manifestations in many organs. – William Osler

123619. The young physician starts life with 20 drugs for each disease, and the old physician ends life with one drug for 20 diseases. – William Osler

123620. The very first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it. – William Osler

123621. The natural man has only two primal passions, to get and to beget. – William Osler

123622. The philosophies of one age have become the absurdities of the next, and the foolishness of yesterday has become the wisdom of tomorrow. – William Osler

123623. To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals – this alone is worth the struggle. – William Osler

123624. Observe, record, tabulate, communicate. Use your five senses. Learn to see, learn to hear, learn to feel, learn to smell, and know that by practice alone you can become expert. – William Osler

123625. The desire to take medicine is perhaps the greatest feature which distinguishes man from animals. – William Osler

123626. The first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine. – William Osler

123627. The future is today. – William Osler

123628. The good physician treats the disease; the great physician treats the patient who has the disease. – William Osler

123629. The greater the ignorance the greater the dogmatism. – William Osler

123630. In seeking absolute truth we aim at the unattainable and must be content with broken portions. – William Osler

123631. One of the first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine. – William Osler

123632. It is much more important to know what sort of a patient has a disease than what sort of a disease a patient has. – William Osler

123633. No human being is constituted to know the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth; and even the best of men must be content with fragments, with partial glimpses, never the full fruition. – William Osler

123634. No bubble is so iridescent or floats longer than that blown by the successful teacher. – William Osler

123635. Medicine is a science of uncertainty and an art of probability. – William Osler

123636. Look wise, say nothing, and grunt. Speech was given to conceal thought. – William Osler

123637. Soap and water and common sense are the best disinfectants. – William Osler

123638. Just keep learning from the role and not just go for the money. – Haley Joel Osment

123639. I like normal stuff people fear – like spiders and heights. I’m frightened by the unknown, by things that are hard to figure out and get a grip on. – Haley Joel Osment

123640. I’m going to try and model myself after Kurt Russell and Jodie Foster. – Haley Joel Osment

123641. My favorite place is Central Park because you never know what you’re going to find there. I also like that when I look out the windows of surrounding hotels, it’s seems like I’m looking out over a forest. – Haley Joel Osment

123642. I never smile unless I mean it. – Donny Osmond

123643. If you’re climbing the ladder of life, you go rung by rung, one step at a time. Don’t look too far up, set your goals high but take one step at a time. Sometimes you don’t think you’re progressing until you step back and see how high you’ve really gone. – Donny Osmond

123644. My father instilled in me the attitude of prevailing. If there’s a challenge, go for it. If there’s a wall to break down, break it down. – Donny Osmond

123645. Success sometimes can really bite you in the shorts. – Donny Osmond

123646. You have to believe in yourself, otherwise you can’t do it. If you don’t believe in yourself, how do expect anyone else to? Because ultimately, you’re the one who has to do it. – Donny Osmond

123647. I don’t want my album coming out with a ‘G’ rating. Nobody would buy it. – Donny Osmond

123648. Little things in my past that I really thought were over and done with were still elements of the puzzle that weren’t pieced together, and so she helped me do that. – Marie Osmond

123649. I did a book signing when we were in New York the day before yesterday. A lady came through and she was just weeping, and said, ‘I wish this would have been brought out sooner, my sister is in prison for suffocating her child.’ – Marie Osmond

123650. I didn’t know my mother had it. I think a lot of women don’t know their mothers had it; that’s the sad thing about depression. You know, you don’t function anymore. You shut down. You feel like you are in a void. – Marie Osmond

123651. I found for me that my safe place was work. I could control my environment. I became very fastidious and detailed, and wanted things a certain way. – Marie Osmond

123652. If you’re going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now. – Marie Osmond

123653. The other thing is that doctors test only the most common estrogen level. There are three kinds of estrogen in a woman but they don’t test the other two because they are so rare; mine was the third kind of estrogen. – Marie Osmond

123654. So, babies are taken from their mothers because they get temporarily insane and it’s not the mother’s fault. This is the thing: they shouldn’t feel ashamed. They didn’t cause this. It is not something they did to themselves. – Marie Osmond

123655. The good Lord made us all out of iron. Then he turns up the heat to forge some of us into steel. – Marie Osmond

123656. You are in the back of your head somewhere and you want to close your eyes and go away. – Marie Osmond

123657. There are some great questions to ask your doctor. If he says ‘no,’ then you find yourself a different doctor. There really has to be a change in how we medically look at women at this time. I mean, this is not just baby gloom. – Marie Osmond

123658. This is a serious, serious condition that is also called postpartum psychosis. And that’s where, literally, you get so bad that you end up either hurting the baby or killing yourself. – Marie Osmond

123659. We know well and we know chronically ill, but there is a whole bunch of gray in between where I think we can heal people before they become chronically sick. I believe our thoughts make us sick. – Marie Osmond

123660. What basically happens is your hormones get out of whack. Because of the stress in your life your body says, ‘I need more hormones.’ So, your hormones are trying to produce and produce and produce, and it’s even more stressful and it is this wicked cycle. – Marie Osmond

123661. I lost boundaries as a child that I didn’t even realize it and it wasn’t talked about back then. You know, it was something you just buried and dealt with, and moved forward. What could you do about it? – Marie Osmond

123662. When you have a baby, love is automatic, when you get married, love is earned. – Marie Osmond

123663. This is a physical thing that is fixable. I know, I’m a survivor. Believe me, there was no way I thought I could survive. There are answers out there that need to be found. – Marie Osmond

123664. You know, you don’t work 30 something years in this business without knowing how to push yourself. So, I just kept pushing myself and pushing myself. The other thing that happens is when your hormones get out of whack your emotions come up. – Marie Osmond

123665. You just need to be honest with how you’re feeling. But, a lot of women are afraid of it because they think, ‘Oh, they are going to take my baby away. They’re gonna call me incompetent. I’m going to lose my job. I’ve got to be tough, it’s a man’s world.’ – Marie Osmond

123666. We cannot appeal to the conscience of the world when our own conscience is asleep. – Carl von Ossietzky

123667. Most people already know what they’re doing wrong. When I get them to church I want to tell them that you can change. – Joel Osteen

123668. Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you’re going to live your life. – Joel Osteen

123669. A lot of churches have not moved with the times. – Joel Osteen

123670. A good thing to remember is somebody’s got it a lot worse than we do. – Joel Osteen

123671. Do all you can to make your dreams come true. – Joel Osteen

123672. If you give, you will be blessed. – Joel Osteen

123673. Only God can look at somebody’s heart. – Joel Osteen

123674. I’m going to let God be the judge of who goes to heaven and hell. – Joel Osteen

123675. We were old sinners – but when we came to Christ we are not sinners anymore. – Joel Osteen

123676. You may make some mistakes-but that doesn’t make you a sinner. You’ve got the very nature of God on the inside of you. – Joel Osteen

123677. You can change your world by changing your words… Remember, death and life are in the power of the tongue. – Joel Osteen

123678. You can be happy where you are. – Joel Osteen

123679. You can be committed to Church but not committed to Christ, but you cannot be committed to Christ and not committed to church. – Joel Osteen

123680. When you focus on being a blessing, God makes sure that you are always blessed in abundance. – Joel Osteen

123681. It’s God’s will for you to live in prosperity instead of poverty. It’s God’s will for you to pay your bills and not be in debt. – Joel Osteen

123682. I’ve never preached one sermon on money, on just finances. I want to stay away from it. – Joel Osteen

123683. To me, we’re marketing hope. – Joel Osteen

123684. Faith activates God – Fear activates the Enemy. – Joel Osteen

123685. Prospering just doesn’t have to do with money. – Joel Osteen

123686. If you want to rear financial blessings, you have to sow financially. – Joel Osteen

123687. People respond when you tell them there is a great future in front of you, you can leave your past behind. – Joel Osteen

123688. If we say it long enough eventually we’re going to reap a harvest. We’re going to get exactly what we’re saying. – Joel Osteen

123689. I try to speak in everyday language. I feel like God has gifted me to take Bible principles and make them practical. – Joel Osteen

123690. I’m very careful about saying who would and wouldn’t go to heaven. I don’t know. – Joel Osteen

123691. I think God’s justice is making wrongs right. – Joel Osteen

123692. God wants to bless us where we are. – Joel Osteen

123693. If Jesus were here today, he wouldn’t be riding around on a donkey. He’d be taking a plane, he’d be using the media. – Joel Osteen

123694. God didn’t make a mistake when He made you. You need to see yourself as God sees you. – Joel Osteen

123695. I think Bible principles are principles for life. – Joel Osteen

123696. God wants us to prosper financially, to have plenty of money, to fulfill the destiny He has laid out for us. – Joel Osteen

123697. I don’t think that a same-sex marriage is the way God intended it to be. – Joel Osteen

123698. I don’t want to just preach to the church. I feel like I have a broader message. – Joel Osteen

123699. I have always believed in God. – Joel Osteen

123700. I made a decision when my father passed away that I was going to be who God made me to be and not try to preach like my father. – Joel Osteen

123701. I don’t go down the road of condemning. – Joel Osteen

123702. We know from biology that new forms of organisms simulate their primitive form as closely as possible at first, even though obliged to exist under changed internal and external conditions. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123703. In the first quarter of the nineteenth century the experimental proof for the interdependence of the composition and properties of chemical compounds resulted in the theory that they are mutually related, so that like composition governs like properties, and conversely. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123704. It has pleased no less than surprised me that of the many studies whereby I have sought to extend the field of general chemistry, the highest scientific distinction that there is today has been awarded for those on catalysis. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123705. Nowadays, however, we recognize that simultaneously with the typical case of a chemical reaction a typical case of catalytic effect had been studied which constitutes a limiting case. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123706. Soon afterwards I studied the inversion of sugar in the light of these considerations and immediately found that this classical reaction, too, was determined quantitatively by the same property of the acids, as was of course to be expected from the previous results. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123707. The development of a rational view of the nature of catalysis was thus absolutely dependent on the creation of the concept of the rate of chemical reaction. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123708. The distinction between the old and the new formulations consisting in the incorporation of the concept of the rate of chemical reactions is so great that it immediately asserted itself in the objective development of catalysis. – Wilhelm Ostwald

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123709. The individual organs follow the same pattern as the whole organism, i.e. they have their period of growth, of stationary, maximum activity and then of aging decline. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123710. In other words, the Church acknowledges Science as the higher authority. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123711. The worst manifestations of exhaustion were successfully cured by a long period of rest but it was immediately apparent to me that I had lost once and for all my former capacity for carrying out experimental work until physically tired. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123712. For, with pure water the inversion of cane sugar scarcely proceeds and subsequently it required very thorough, difficult studies before this effect and its order of magnitude were established. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123713. Faced with this general consideration it will immediately be realized on inquiry into the particular position occupied within this general scheme by the scientific field of catalysis that it is in the first stages of its development. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123714. In specific circumstances the period of aging decline can set in earlier in a particular organ than in the organism as a whole which, in a certain general or theoretical sense, is left a cripple or invalid. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123715. Whether that coherence obtains universally is a question that need not be answered here since only those parts where the coherence has actually been found become part of Science. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123716. The well-known fact that the form of a specific substance, e.g. water, and hence its properties can alter without a change in composition was disposed of by the formal view that a physical, not a chemical, process was involved. – Wilhelm Ostwald

123717. I always felt that the Cubans were being pushed into the Soviet Bloc by American policy. – Lee Harvey Oswald

123718. I don’t know why you are treating me like this. The only thing I have done is carry a pistol into a movie. – Lee Harvey Oswald

123719. I hear they burn for murder. Well, they say it just takes a second to die. – Lee Harvey Oswald

123720. Revolutions require work, revolutions require sacrifice, revolutions, and our own included, require a certain amount of rationing, a certain amount of calluses, a certain amount of sacrifice. – Lee Harvey Oswald

123721. They have found absolutely nothing to connect us with the Communist Party of the United States. In regards to your question about whether I myself am a communist, as I said I do not belong to any other organization. – Lee Harvey Oswald

123722. We do not support the man. We do not support the individual. We support the idea of independent revolution in the Western Hemisphere, free from American intervention. – Lee Harvey Oswald

123723. And that is my definition of democracy, the right to be in a minority and not be suppressed. – Lee Harvey Oswald

123724. Lee was such a fine, high-class boy. If my son killed the president he would have said so. That’s the way he was brought up. – Marguerite Oswald

123725. Mr Johnson should remember that I am not just anyone and that he is only president of the United States by the grace of my son’s action. – Marguerite Oswald

123726. The memory is like a cat scratching my heart. – Marina Oswald

123727. Sometimes in the dark of night I begin to think. And I wonder if Lee started all this violence. – Marina Oswald

123728. I have some shorter stories coming out in other books early next year. I might be pitching a re-vamp of Ghost Rider in the spring. We’ll see. – Patton Oswalt

123729. I think right now is the best time for stand-up, ever. I sincerely do. – Patton Oswalt

123730. I had a romance novel inside me, but I paid three sailors to beat it out if me with steel pipes. – Patton Oswalt

123731. Yeah, there were a few years in the early nineties where I really began to hate what was valued as funny and just sort of what was valued in stand-up, period. – Patton Oswalt

123732. It’s like our country is being run by a bunch of bad alcoholic dads right now. – Patton Oswalt

123733. If you hit a midget on the head with a stick, he turns into 40 gold coins. – Patton Oswalt

123734. I’m not familiar with the metric system. – Patton Oswalt

123735. 90% of every art form is garbage – dance and stand-up, painting and music. Focus on the 10% that’s good, suck it up, and drive on. – Patton Oswalt

123736. I think I realized it was an art form at the beginning, but it took me a really long time before I was able to view what I was performing myself as an art form. – Patton Oswalt

123737. I mean, the death in the late eighties and early nineties really shook out a lot of hacks. The pond just sort of dried up for a lot of really bad comedians. – Patton Oswalt

123738. I mean, all alternative comedy is are comedians that have being doing it for so long, for so long, that they were relaxed enough to start becoming personal on stage. – Patton Oswalt

123739. I have to drink this much to be as unfunny as you. – Patton Oswalt

123740. I hate all sidekicks. – Patton Oswalt

123741. George Bush is not stupid. He’s evil. OK? There’s a huge difference between stupid and evil. – Patton Oswalt

123742. I’ve hung out in the writer’s room a few times, but the fact is we’ve got such a good writing staff, I don’t want to get my peanut butter fingerprints on anything. – Patton Oswalt

123743. Many women who have anorexia put their hearts in a compromised situation. – Carre Otis

123744. You have to find a balance with food in your life – you can’t take out food. It can be absolutely terrifying. – Carre Otis

123745. We come in many different shapes and sizes, and we need to support each other and our differences. Our beauty is in our differences. – Carre Otis

123746. My doctor felt that the main contributing factor was so many years of malnutrition, especially during my formative years, even before I got into modeling. – Carre Otis

123747. The pressure was if I didn’t get into that dress size someone else would – someone else would get the job. – Carre Otis

123748. I had my first seizure, and I had to go in for heart surgery. – Carre Otis

123749. I had dropped out of school and was a runaway, so I didn’t have family to fall back on if I didn’t work. I didn’t have a lot of other options of making money other than modeling. – Carre Otis

123750. I am not naturally that thin, so I had to go through everything from using drugs to diet pills to laxatives to fasting. Those were my main ways of controlling my weight. – Carre Otis

123751. Anorexia was there for me before I got into modeling, but because of the arena and the demands, the disease really got out of control for me. It’s like being an alcoholic and going and being a bartender. – Carre Otis

123752. It not unusual for women with anorexia to suffer heart attacks. – Carre Otis

123753. Part of treatment for drugs and alcohol is you abstain from these, but with eating disorders you can’t abstain from food so the treatment is longer than drugs and alcohol. – Carre Otis

123754. Taxation without representation is tyranny. – James Otis

123755. My dear sister, I hope, when God Almighty in his righteous providence shall take me out of time into eternity, that it will be by a flash of lightning. – James Otis

123756. MAY it please your Honors: I was desired by one of the court to look into the books, and consider the question now before them concerning Writs of Assistance. – James Otis

123757. Let the consequences be what they will, I am determined to proceed. – James Otis

123758. It is a clear truth that those who every day barter away other men’s liberty will soon care little for their own. – James Otis

123759. If we are not represented, we are slaves. – James Otis

123760. I will to my dying day oppose, with all the powers and faculties God has given me, all such instruments of slavery on the one hand and villainy on the other as this Writ of Assistance is. – James Otis

123761. I pray God I may never be brought to the melancholy trial; but, if ever I should, it will then be known how far I can reduce to practice principles which I know to be founded in truth. – James Otis

123762. I have accordingly considered it, and now appear not only in obedience to your order, but likewise in behalf of the inhabitants of this town, who have presented another petition, and out of regard to the liberties of the subject. – James Otis

123763. I do not say that, when brought to the test, I shall be invincible. – James Otis

123764. Every man may reign secure in his petty tyranny, and spread terror and desolation around him, until the trump of the Archangel shall excite different emotions in his soul. – James Otis

123765. But I think I can sincerely declare that I cheerfully submit myself to every odious name for conscience’ sake; and from my soul I despise all those whose guilt, malice, or folly has made them my foes. – James Otis

123766. A man’s house is his castle. – James Otis

123767. A man is accountable to no person for his doings. – James Otis

123768. These manly sentiments, in private life, make good citizens; in public life, the patriot and the hero. – James Otis

123769. The only principles of public conduct that are worthy of a gentleman or a man are to sacrifice estate, ease, health, and applause, and even life, to the sacred calls of his country. – James Otis

123770. Now, one of the most essential branches of English liberty is the freedom of one’s house. – James Otis

123771. Every one with this writ may be a tyrant; if this commission be legal, a tyrant in a legal manner, also, may control, imprison, or murder any one within the realm. – James Otis

123772. Michael came home and asked, Would you like to write a song with me? I got this idea for a title called A Kiss at the End of a Rainbow. So we had a couple glasses of wine and wrote it. – Annette O’Toole

123773. What can you say about such a man as Christopher Reeve? He embodied all the best that a human being can hope to be. – Annette O’Toole

123774. There is no way for the American economic system to function without advertising. There is no other way to communicate enough information about enough products to enough people with enough speed. – John O’Toole

123775. When executing advertising, it’s best to think of yourself as an uninvited guest in the living room of a prospect who has the magical power to make you disappear instantly. – John O’Toole

123776. Yes, I sell people things they don’t need. I can’t, however, sell them something they don’t want. Even with advertising. Even if I were of a mind to. – John O’Toole

123777. I believe that a contract, or at least an understanding, exists between the American public and the American advertiser concerning what advertising is, what its limitations are and what price people will pay for it. – John O’Toole

123778. Political commercials encourage the deceptive, the destructive and the degrading. – John O’Toole

123779. Life turned out much better than I thought. I knew after a little while that I could act. – Peter O’Toole

123780. Writing is a kind of performing art, and I can’t sit down to write unless I’m dressed. I don’t mean dressed in a suit, but dressed well and comfortably and I have to be shaved and bathed. – Peter O’Toole

123781. Where do I begin? I loved working with Kate Hepburn, which was one of the highlights of my life; Working with Richard Burton in Beckett was another great joy. – Peter O’Toole

123782. When did I realize I was God? Well, I was praying and I suddenly realized I was talking to myself. – Peter O’Toole

123783. We were in the Arabian Desert for nine months. And I was having the time of my life. It could have been an archeological expedition, a military expedition. – Peter O’Toole

123784. We were doing it under the most extraordinary circumstances, but the first out of the tent in the morning would be David Lean. He said to me on the very first day of shooting, Pete, this is the beginning of a great adventure. – Peter O’Toole

123785. There is a legend. And to protest is daft. – Peter O’Toole

123786. The good parts are the people who don’t make do. They’re the interesting people. Lear doesn’t make do. – Peter O’Toole

123787. My dear sir, it haunted me for the rest of my life. – Peter O’Toole

123788. It’s very inconvenient because every time I finish, let’s say, a chapter of a book, I think I’m going to ring Richard and then realize: Oh, Christ, I’ve buried him. I buried him last year. – Peter O’Toole

123789. I love working with young people, which is to me a big kick. – Peter O’Toole

123790. My own favorite is something called Rogue Male. – Peter O’Toole

123791. I have no memories I’m prepared to share with you. – Peter O’Toole

123792. It’s my job, it’s what I do, it’s what I’m on earth to do and it’s who I am. – Peter O’Toole

123793. I loved doing My Favorite Year, which was great fun, and The Ruling Class, which I made with all my chums. – Peter O’Toole

123794. I tell my children to avoid theatre and go into cinema and TV. – Peter O’Toole

123795. I was apprehensive about bringing off this Homer. – Peter O’Toole

123796. I wouldn’t mind being a lord. – Peter O’Toole

123797. I’m a working stiff, baby, just like everybody else. – Peter O’Toole

123798. I’m the most gregarious of men and love good company, but never less alone when alone. – Peter O’Toole

123799. If I’m not at my study by 10:00, 10:30, forget it, I can’t write a word. – Peter O’Toole

123800. Films were never in my budget. Didn’t occur to me till much later. I hoped for a long, good life, which I’ve had and I’m having as an actor. I didn’t expect the rest. – Peter O’Toole

123801. Yogi seemed to be doing everything wrong, yet everything came out right. – Mel Ott

123802. He stopped everything behind the plate and hit everything in front of it. – Mel Ott

123803. What the Idaho Health Freedom Act says is that the citizens of our state won’t be subject to another federal mandate or turn over another part of their life to government control. – Butch Otter

123804. For years now I have been talking about personal responsibility and accountability, both in our private lives and in the halls of government. Those are important principles here in Idaho, and they will form the basis of this administration. – Butch Otter

123805. Congress and the White House are working out their scheme for pushing through a healthcare ‘reform’ bill that has more pages than the U.S. Constitution has words. I guarantee you that not a single member of the House or Senate has a complete understanding of that legislation any more than they understood all the implications of the USA PATRIOT Act back in 2001. – Butch Otter

123806. It was a very exciting time for me to play professional football, finally. – Jim Otto

123807. I’ve been a Raider all my life. – Jim Otto

123808. And as a true athlete, mistakes haunt you forever. – Jim Otto

123809. But now there are more concussions due to not being used to the hard hitting. – Jim Otto

123810. Everyday I walked on to the field I was the best center. – Jim Otto

123811. Everyone wants to beat us. So you can never take a single game lightly. – Jim Otto

123812. I also played in the 1967 Super Bowl against the Green Bay Packers. – Jim Otto

123813. I have been a part of this development, so I am very proud of it. – Jim Otto

123814. I have seen the Raiders develop into what they are today. – Jim Otto

123815. I think Ray Guy and John Madden for sure should be in the Hall of Fame and Cliff Branch should be as well. – Jim Otto

123816. I think the officials and NFL owners are playing to the type of game that people want to see. – Jim Otto

123817. I think the tougher the challenge the better. – Jim Otto

123818. The first game I played. We played against the Dallas Texans. – Jim Otto

123819. I work here at the Raiders. My position is basically what I make it. – Jim Otto

123820. You must also give mental and physical fitness priority. – Jim Otto

123821. If something is said about the Raiders, I’m ready to go to war. – Jim Otto

123822. If the entire team can feel the same way about these things, you can consistently remain a winner. – Jim Otto

123823. It’s not that difficult to win. It’s more difficult to win consistently and stay on top. – Jim Otto

123824. The NFL offensive blocking is played differently; they use their hands instead of their head and shoulders. – Jim Otto

123825. The plays I remember are the plays I made a mistake. – Jim Otto

123826. There is hard hitting, but the hitting is not nearly as hard as it used to be. – Jim Otto

123827. We have always had great and loyal fans in Oakland. – Jim Otto

123828. We have three tremendous tight ends in Christianson, Casper, and Chester. – Jim Otto

123829. When I hear anything derogatory towards the Raiders, I am definitely hurt. – Jim Otto

123830. You have to stay one level above everyone else. – Jim Otto

123831. I was told in high school that the last game during your senior year stays with you forever, which is true. – Jim Otto

123832. I was really conscious of that when I went in because I felt that I was pretty solid on the first one, but I didn’t have the groove exactly where I wanted it. – John Otto

123833. It’s all about theme and development anyway. That’s what music is about. – John Otto

123834. When the snares don’t hit together, it’s just the most awful thing to hear. – John Otto

123835. When I was young, I had one of those Yamaha drum machines, and I used to practice to that quite a bit, just to practice soloing and being in time and completing all my phrases. – John Otto

123836. We’ve got many different sides of music to us. – John Otto

123837. We knew we wanted to put a lot of melody into it – a lot more than what we did on our first album. – John Otto

123838. Sometimes the band can’t fully hear your fill, so they come in differently. So I’ve also learned not to really step out too much, because you sacrifice the band when you do that. – John Otto

123839. I’ve always liked funk and rock and everything. – John Otto

123840. Jazz was more of a tool for me to use to enhance my musicality. – John Otto

123841. When the songs pop out, that’s like the climax of us building. – John Otto

123842. I’d take the syncopation and play swing, and then read the syncopation lines with my left hand. – John Otto

123843. I usually go with the first instinct, and then build upon that. – John Otto

123844. I think jazz is a wonderful learning tool. – John Otto

123845. I really just wanted to play the drum set and match that. I was never really into the percussion thing. – John Otto

123846. Even on the drum level, it’s all about stating your theme, going back to certain things that need to be emphasized, not doing fills for the sake of doing fills. – John Otto

123847. But I’ve gravitated more towards the drum set. – John Otto

123848. Onstage, it’s more of a momentary pressure. – John Otto

123849. It is hard sometimes to see how other actors are working when you are working with them. – Miranda Otto

123850. England is very interested as well, and other countries if I could speak the languages! – Miranda Otto

123851. The guys on the stunt team are really fantastic. It’s really funny, because for all the aggression they have to display on screen, they’re actually really happy, good- natured people. – Miranda Otto

123852. Every director is completely different. – Miranda Otto

123853. If there is a book that the script came from you have to read it, you have to see what you can get out of it: mood, back story and things that may not even be in the film. They kick off your imagination and broaden the character, I think. – Miranda Otto

123854. I’d always had a big thing for the ’60s. – Miranda Otto

123855. I think you go through a period as a teenager of being quite cool and unaffected by things. – Miranda Otto

123856. I think film likes me better than the theatre does for some reason. – Miranda Otto

123857. I like working intensely, then going away and thinking about it, working out why it didn’t work and then coming back to it. It makes the work richer, I think. – Miranda Otto

123858. Young actors are serious about their work and don’t take any time out from it. I’m very serious about my work; there are probably only two films I’ve done where I had a really good time. – Miranda Otto

123859. A child does not notice the greatness and the beauty of nature and the splendor of God in his works. – Rudolf Otto

123860. But aesthetics is not religion, and the origins of religion lie somewhere completely different. They lie anyway, these roses smell too sweet and the deep roar of the breaking waves is too splendid, to do justice to such weighty matters now. – Rudolf Otto

123861. Down below the broad, roaring waves of the sea break against the deep foundation of the rock. But high above the mountain, the sea, and the peaks of rock the eternal ornamentation blooms silently from the dark depths of the universe. – Rudolf Otto

123862. Heavy pillars, carved from the rock, bear the roof. Slowly, one’s eyes become accustomed to the dim light; then they can make out marvelous representations from Indian mythology carved on the walls. – Rudolf Otto

123863. To see this place would truly be worth a trip to India in itself, and from the spirit of the religion that lived here one can learn more in an hour of viewing than from all the books ever written. – Rudolf Otto

123864. There’s no point in success if you don’t let it go to your head. That’s what it’s for. – John Otway

123865. Ambition is a lust that is never quenched, but grows more inflamed and madder by enjoyment. – Thomas Otway

123866. Justice is lame as well as blind, amongst us. – Thomas Otway

123867. Let us embrace, and from this very moment vow an eternal misery together. – Thomas Otway

123868. No praying, it spoils business. – Thomas Otway

123869. Shining through tears, like April suns in showers, that labour to overcome the cloud that loads ’em. – Thomas Otway

123870. Honest men are the soft easy cushions on which knaves repose and fatten. – Thomas Otway

123871. Clocks will go as they are set, but man, irregular man, is never constant, never certain. – Thomas Otway

123872. Take hope from the heart of man and you make him a beast of prey. – Ouida

123873. A cruel story runs on wheels, and every hand oils the wheels as they run. – Ouida

123874. An easy-going husband is the one indispensable comfort of life. – Ouida

123875. Christianity has made of death a terror which was unknown to the gay calmness of the Pagan. – Ouida

123876. Could we see when and where we are to meet again, we would be more tender when we bid our friends goodbye. – Ouida

123877. Familiarity is a magician that is cruel to beauty but kind to ugliness. – Ouida

123878. Petty laws breed great crimes. – Ouida

123879. To vice, innocence must always seem only a superior kind of chicanery. – Ouida

123880. It is hard work to be good when you are very little and very hungry, and have many sticks to beat you, and no mother’s lips to kiss you. – Ouida

123881. In this one book are the two most interesting personalities in the whole world – God and yourself. The Bible is the story of God and man, a love story in which you and I must write our own ending, our unfinished autobiography of the creature and the Creator. – Fulton Oursler

123882. Many of us crucify ourselves between two thieves – regret for the past and fear of the future. – Fulton Oursler

123883. We crucify ourselves between two thieves: regret for yesterday and fear of tomorrow. – Fulton Oursler

123884. Men pretend they don’t like to be nagged, but they love it, really. It makes them feel wanted. – Denise Van Outen

123885. There is something magical in seeing what you can do, what texture and tone and colour you can produce merely with a pen point and a bottle of ink. – Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

123886. I used to find great difficulty in drawing feet. – Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

123887. I should have been a much better artist if I could have studied more and amused myself less. – Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

123888. I just had to plod along without having any teaching, which was a pity. – Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

123889. Beauty is only skin deep. – Thomas Overbury

123890. The man who has nothing to boast of but his illustrious ancestry is like the potato – the best part under ground. – Thomas Overbury

123891. Use the occasion, for it passes swiftly. – Ovid

123892. Treason doth never prosper: what’s the reason? Why if it prosper, none dare call it treason. – Ovid

123893. To feel our ills is one thing, but to cure them is another. – Ovid

123894. Time, the devourer of all things. – Ovid

123895. Time, motion and wine cause sleep. – Ovid

123896. Time is the devourer of all things. – Ovid

123897. Time is generally the best doctor. – Ovid

123898. Thou seest how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves. – Ovid

123899. There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with it. – Ovid

123900. Venus favors the bold. – Ovid

123901. There is more refreshment and stimulation in a nap, even of the briefest, than in all the alcohol ever distilled. – Ovid

123902. Those things that nature denied to human sight, she revealed to the eyes of the soul. – Ovid

123903. You can learn from anyone even your enemy. – Ovid

123904. We are ever striving after what is forbidden, and coveting what is denied us. – Ovid

123905. You will go most safely in the middle. – Ovid

123906. There is a god within us. – Ovid

123907. Why should I go into details, we have nothing that is not perishable except what our hearts and our intellects endows us with. – Ovid

123908. Whether you call my heart affectionate, or you call it womanish: I confess, that to my misfortune, it is soft. – Ovid

123909. Whether they give or refuse, it delights women just the same to have been asked. – Ovid

123910. What makes men indifferent to their wives is that they can see them when they please. – Ovid

123911. What is without periods of rest will not endure. – Ovid

123912. What is now reason was formerly impulse or instinct. – Ovid

123913. What is it that love does to a woman? Without she only sleeps; with it alone, she lives. – Ovid

123914. Where belief is painful we are slow to believe. – Ovid

123915. What is deservedly suffered must be borne with calmness, but when the pain is unmerited, the grief is resistless. – Ovid

123916. He who says o’er much I love not is in love. – Ovid

123917. If you want to be loved, be lovable. – Ovid

123918. If any person wish to be idle, let them fall in love. – Ovid

123919. I attempt an arduous task; but there is no worth in that which is not a difficult achievement. – Ovid

123920. How little is the promise of the child fulfilled in the man. – Ovid

123921. In our leisure we reveal what kind of people we are. – Ovid

123922. He who would not be idle, let him fall in love. – Ovid

123923. It is annoying to be honest to no purpose. – Ovid

123924. He who can believe himself well, will be well. – Ovid

123925. Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all. – Ovid

123926. Happy are those who dare courageously to defend what they love. – Ovid

123927. Habits change into character. – Ovid

123928. Give way to your opponent; thus will you gain the crown of victory. – Ovid

123929. Fortune and love favor the brave. – Ovid

123930. He whom all hate all wish to see destroyed. – Ovid

123931. Let your hook be always cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will be fish. – Ovid

123932. Luck affects everything. Let your hook always be cast; in the stream where you least expect it there will be a fish. – Ovid

123933. Love is full of anxious fears. – Ovid

123934. Love is a thing that is full of cares and fears. – Ovid

123935. Love is a kind of warfare. – Ovid

123936. Love is a credulous thing. – Ovid

123937. Love and dignity cannot share the same abode. – Ovid

123938. In an easy matter. Anybody can be eloquent. – Ovid

123939. Like fragile ice anger passes away in time. – Ovid

123940. Fair peace becomes men; ferocious anger belongs to beasts. – Ovid

123941. Let what is irksome become habitual, no more will it trouble you. – Ovid

123942. Let others praise ancient times; I am glad I was born in these. – Ovid

123943. Let me tell you I am better acquainted with you for a long absence, as men are with themselves for a long affliction: absence does but hold off a friend, to make one see him the truer. – Ovid

123944. Jupiter from on high smiles at the perjuries of lovers. – Ovid

123945. It is the poor man who’ll ever count his flock. – Ovid

123946. It is convenient that there be gods, and, as it is convenient, let us believe there are. – Ovid

123947. Little things please little minds. – Ovid

123948. An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribution. That which is feared lessens by association. This is the thing to understand. – Ovid

123949. Blemishes are hid by night and every fault forgiven; darkness makes any woman fair. – Ovid

123950. Beauty is a fragile gift. – Ovid

123951. Bear patiently with a rival. – Ovid

123952. Bear and endure: This sorrow will one day prove to be for your good. – Ovid

123953. At times it is folly to hasten at other times, to delay. The wise do everything in its proper time. – Ovid

123954. First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, “I believe,” three times. – Ovid

123955. An evil life is a kind of death. – Ovid

123956. Cunning leads to knavery. It is but a step from one to the other, and that very slippery. Only lying makes the difference; add that to cunning, and it is knavery. – Ovid

123957. All things can corrupt when minds are prone to evil. – Ovid

123958. All love is vanquished by a succeeding love. – Ovid

123959. Alas! how difficult it is not to betray one’s guilt by one’s looks. – Ovid

123960. Ah me! love can not be cured by herbs. – Ovid

123961. Against the bold, daring is unsafe. – Ovid

123962. A prince should be slow to punish, and quick to reward. – Ovid

123963. Art lies by its own artifice. – Ovid

123964. Death is less bitter punishment than death’s delay. – Ovid

123965. A new idea is delicate. It can be killed by a sneer or a yawn; it can be stabbed to death by a quip and worried to death by a frown on the right man’s brow. – Ovid

123966. Everything comes gradually and at its appointed hour. – Ovid

123967. Everyone’s a millionaire where promises are concerned. – Ovid

123968. Everyone wishes that the man whom he fears would perish. – Ovid

123969. Every lover is a soldier. – Ovid

123970. Envy aims very high. – Ovid

123971. Chance is always powerful. Let your hook always be cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be fish. – Ovid

123972. Either do not attempt at all, or go through with it. – Ovid

123973. Courage conquers all things: it even gives strength to the body. – Ovid

123974. Majesty and love do not consort well together, nor do they dwell in the same place. – Ovid

123975. Daring is not safe against daring men. – Ovid

123976. Note too that a faithful study of the liberal arts humanizes character and permits it not to be cruel. – Ovid

123977. A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and outpace. – Ovid

123978. A man is sorry to be honest for nothing. – Ovid

123979. First appearance deceives many. – Ovid

123980. Endure and persist; this pain will turn to good by and by. – Ovid

123981. The lamp burns bright when wick and oil are clean. – Ovid

123982. The bold adventurer succeeds the best. – Ovid

123983. The burden which is well borne becomes light. – Ovid

123984. The cause is hidden; the effect is visible to all. – Ovid

123985. The gods behold all righteous actions. – Ovid

123986. The good of other times let people state; I think it lucky I was born so late. – Ovid

123987. Make the workmanship surpass the materials. – Ovid

123988. The high-spirited man may indeed die, but he will not stoop to meanness. Fire, though it may be quenched, will not become cool. – Ovid

123989. Suppressed grief suffocates, it rages within the breast, and is forced to multiply its strength. – Ovid

123990. The man who has experienced shipwreck shudders even at a calm sea. – Ovid

123991. The penalty may be removed, the crime is eternal. – Ovid

123992. The prayers of cowards fortune spurns. – Ovid

123993. The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses. – Ovid

123994. The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will run even faster if encouraged. – Ovid

123995. The vulgar crowd values friends according to their usefulness. – Ovid

123996. The heavier crop is ever in others’ fields. – Ovid

123997. No man can purchase his virtue too dear, for it is the only thing whose value must ever increase with the price it has cost us. Our integrity is never worth so much as when we have parted with our all to keep it. – Ovid

123998. Many women long for what eludes them, and like not what is offered them. – Ovid

123999. Medicine sometimes snatches away health, sometimes gives it. – Ovid

124000. Men do not value a good deed unless it brings a reward. – Ovid

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