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The surest protection against temptation is cowardice.

O'Casey Sean

It is a sobering thought that when Mozart was my age, he had been dead for two years.

O'Connor Flannery

Knowledge is power.

O'Donohugh Michael

Don't steal; thou'lt never thus compete successfully in business. Cheat.

O'Hara John

"To YOU I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition."


I might have gone to West Point, but I was too proud to speak to a congressman.

O'Huiginn Sean

What an artist dies with me!

O'Long Michael

I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.

O'Malley Austin

After the ground war began, captured Iraqi soldiers said any of them caught by superiors wearing a white T-shirt would be executed because of the ease with which the shirts could be used as surrender flags. Some Iraqi soldiers carried bleach with th

O'Rourke P.J.

Hark ye, Clinker, you are a most notorious offender. You stand convicted of sickness, hunger, wretchedness, and want.

O'Rourke P.J.

Pereant, inquit, qui ante nos nostra dixerunt. [Confound those who have said our remarks before us.] or [May they perish who have expressed our bright ideas before us.]

O'Rourke P.J.

The lion and the calf shall lie down together but the calf won't get much sleep.

O'Rourke P.J.

When I came back to Dublin I was courtmartialed in my absence and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence.

O'Rourke P.J.

War is much too serious a matter to be entrusted to the military.

O'Rourke P.J.

America, I'm putting my queer shoulder to the wheel.

O'Rourke P.J.

Progress was all right. Only it went on too long.

Oakes Wayne

We should realize that a city is better off with bad laws, so long as they remain fixed, then with good laws that are constantly being altered, that the lack of learning combined with sound common sense is more helpful than the kind of cleverness th

Oates Joyce Carol

Political speeches are like steer horns. A point here, a point there, and a lot of bull inbetween.

Oech Roger von

The only problem with seeing too much is that it makes you insane.

Ogborn L.

When the going gets tough, everyone leaves.


The Law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich, as well as the poor, to sleep under the bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.


Yes, I've now got this nice little apartment in New York, one of those L-shaped ones. Unfortunately, it's a lower case l.


XLI: The more one produces, the less one gets. XLII: Simple systems are not feasible because they require infinite testing. XLIII: Hardware works best when it matters the least. XLIV: Aircraft flight in the 21st century will always be in a we

Orben Robert

There is perhaps in every thing of any consequence, secret history, which it would be amusing to know, could we have it authentically communicated.

Organa Princess Leia

"Lemme show ya the odds, Sparky... In yer country, ya got 14 million black people, and 3 million white people. Now, does the name `Custer' mean anything to you?"

Organa Princess Leia

The sky is blue so we know where to stop mowing.

Organa Princess Leia

Cold is God's way of teling us to burn more Catholics.

Organa Princess Leia

A continuing flow of paper is sufficient to continue the flow of paper.

Organa Princess Leia

Haste makes waste.

Orton William

Getting into trouble is easy.

Orton Joe

I knew her before she was a virgin.

Orwell George

Delay not, Caesar. Read it instantly.

Orwell George

Fill what's empty, empty what's full, scratch where it itches.

Orwell George

Some men are heterosexual, and some are bisexual, and some men don't think about sex at all... they become lawyers.

Orwell George

Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

Oscar Wilde

The Least Perceptive Literary Critic The most important critic in our field of study is Lord Halifax. A most individual judge of poetry, he once invited Alexander Pope round to give a public reading of his latest poem. Pope, the leading poet of h

Oscar Wilde

Fanaticism consists of redoubling your effort when you have forgotten your aim.


Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.


Fortune Documents the Great Legal Decisions: We think that we may take judicial notice of the fact that the term "bitch" may imply some feeling of endearment when applied to a female of the canine species but that it is seldom, if ever, so used whe


Given a choice between grief and nothing, I'd choose grief.


Remember folks. Street lights timed for 35 mph are also timed for 70 mph.

Oz The Wizard of

An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie and intrigue for the benefit of his country.

o Oscar Levant

Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.

ordinanc Local

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