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Don't talk to me about naval tradition. It's nothing but rum, sodomy and the lash.

O'Casey Sean

"Well," Brahma said, "even after ten thousand explanations, a fool is no wiser, but an intelligent man requires only two thousand five hundred."

O'Connor Flannery

When the ax entered the forest, the trees said, "The handle is one of us!"

O'Donohugh Michael

The better the state is established, the fainter is humanity. To make the individual uncomfortable, that is my task.

O'Hara John

"Nuclear war would really set back cable."


Fame is a vapor; popularity an accident; the only earthly certainty is oblivion.

O'Huiginn Sean

I must have a prodigious quantity of mind; it takes me as much as a week sometimes to make it up.

O'Long Michael

I do not believe in the creed professed by the Jewish Church, by the Roman Church, by the Greek Church, by the Turkish Church, by the Protestant Church, nor by any Church that I know of. My own mind is my own Church.

O'Malley Austin

Mind! I don't mean to say that I know, of my own knowledge, what there is particularly dead about a door-nail. I might have been inclined, myself, to regard a coffin-nail as the deadest piece of ironmongery in the trade. But the wisdom of our ances

O'Rourke P.J.

(1) Avoid fried meats which angry up the blood. (2) If your stomach antagonizes you, pacify it with cool thoughts. (3) Keep the juices flowing by jangling around gently as you move. (4) Go very lightly on the vices, such as carrying on in society, as

O'Rourke P.J.

If reporters don't know that truth is plural, they ought to be lawyers.

O'Rourke P.J.

So many men, so many opinions; every one his own way.

O'Rourke P.J.

Producers seem to be so prejudiced against actors who've had no training. And there's no reason for it. So what if I didn't attend the Royal Academy for twelve years? I'm still a professional trying to be the best actress I can. Why doesn't anyone

O'Rourke P.J.

Moneyliness is next to Godliness.

O'Rourke P.J.

The optimist thinks that this is the best of all possible worlds, and the pessimist knows it.

O'Rourke P.J.

Anything is possible on paper.

Oakes Wayne

All of the true things I am about to tell you are shameless lies.

Oates Joyce Carol

During almost fifteen centuries the legal establishment of Christianity has been upon trial. What has been its fruits? More or less, in all places, pride and indolence in the clergy; ignorance and servility in the laity,; in both, superstition, bigo

Oech Roger von

One of my less pleasant chores when I was young was to read the Bible from one end to the other. Reading the Bible straight through is at least 70 percent discipline, like learning Latin. But the good parts are, of course, simply amazing. God is a

Ogborn L.

If you wants to get elected president, you'se got to think up some memoraboble homily so's school kids can be pestered into memorizin' it, even if they don't know what it means.


You can always pick up your needle and move to another groove.


The man-hating woman, like the cold woman, is largely imaginary. She is simply a woman who has done her best to snare a man and has failed.


The confusion of a staff member is measured by the length of his memos.

Orben Robert

All other things being equal, a bald man cannot be elected President of the United States.

Organa Princess Leia

However, on religious issues there can be little or no compromise. There is no position on which people are so immovable as their religious beliefs. There is no more powerful ally one can claim in a debate than Jesus Christ, or God, or Allah, or wha

Organa Princess Leia

It is easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.

Organa Princess Leia


Organa Princess Leia

I'm glad I was not born before tea.

Organa Princess Leia

If you do not think about the future, you cannot have one.

Orton William

I would like the government to do all it can to mitigate, then, in understanding, in mutuality of interest, in concern for the common good, our tasks will be solved.

Orton Joe

Democracy is a process by which the people are free to choose the man who will get the blame.

Orwell George

If while you are in school, there is a shortage of qualified personnel in a particular field, then by the time you graduate with the necessary qualifications, that field's employment market is glutted.

Orwell George

I try to keep an open mind, but not so open that my brains fall out.

Orwell George

There are two kinds of fool. One says, "This is old, and therefore good." And one says, "This is new, and therefore better"

Orwell George

After his Ignoble Disgrace, Satan was being expelled from Heaven. As he passed through the Gates, he paused a moment in thought, and turned to God and said, "A new creature called Man, I hear, is soon to be created." "This is true," He replied.

Oscar Wilde

Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.

Oscar Wilde

"You've got to have a gimmick if your band sucks."


Conscience doth make cowards of us all.


Next to being shot at and missed, nothing is really quite as satisfying as an income tax refund.


Prizes are for children.


Andrea: Unhappy the land that has no heroes. Galileo: No, unhappy the land that _____needs heroes.

Oz The Wizard of

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.

o Oscar Levant

Fortune's Guide to Freshman Notetaking: WHEN THE PROFESSOR SAYS: YOU WRITE: Probably the greatest quality of the poetry John Milton

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