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Sic transit gloria mundi. [So passes away the glory of this world.]

O'Casey Sean

It is easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.

O'Connor Flannery

One hundred women are not worth a single testicle.

O'Donohugh Michael

Freedom is what you do with what's been done to you.

O'Hara John

Why does a hearse horse snicker, hauling a lawyer away?


A furore Normanorum libera nos, O Domine! [From the fury of the norsemen deliver us, O Lord!]

O'Huiginn Sean

Life sucks, but death doesn't put out at all.

O'Long Michael

Sometimes, too long is too long.

O'Malley Austin

A word to the wise is enough.

O'Rourke P.J.

As failures go, attempting to recall the past is like trying to grasp the meaning of existence. Both make one feel like a baby clutching at a basketball: one's palms keep sliding off.

O'Rourke P.J.

... "fire" does not matter, "earth" and "air" and "water" do not matter. "I" do not matter. No word matters. But man forgets reality and remembers words. The more words he remembers, the cleverer do his fellows esteem him. He looks upon the great

O'Rourke P.J.

The pollution's at that awkward stage. Too thick to navigate and too thin to cultivate.

O'Rourke P.J.

Feminists say 60 percent of the country's wealth is in the hands of women. They're letting men hold the other 40 percent because their handbags are full.

O'Rourke P.J.

It is only by risking our persons from one hour to another that we live at all. And often enough our faith beforehand in an uncertified result is the only thing that makes the result come true.

O'Rourke P.J.

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.

O'Rourke P.J.

When a fellow says, "It ain't the money but the principle of the thing," it's the money.

Oakes Wayne

By perseverance the snail reached the Ark.

Oates Joyce Carol

"Earth is a great, big funhouse without the fun."

Oech Roger von

Nothing matters very much, and few things matter at all.

Ogborn L.

Better tried by twelve than carried by six.


"If a camel flies, no one laughs if it doesn't get very far."


The salary of the chief executive of the large corporation is not a market award for achievement. It is frequently in the nature of a warm personal gesture by the individual to himself.


In dwelling, be close to the land. In meditation, delve deep into the heart. In dealing with others, be gentle and kind. In speech, be true. In work, be competent. In action, be careful of your timing.

Orben Robert

The flush toilet is the basis of Western civilization.

Organa Princess Leia

Five bicycles make a volkswagen, seven make a truck.

Organa Princess Leia

If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem.

Organa Princess Leia

If a fool persists in his folly he shall become wise.

Organa Princess Leia

Death is a spirit leaving a body, sort of like a shell leaving the nut behind.

Organa Princess Leia

The cart has no place where a fifth wheel could be used.

Orton William

Everybody likes a kidder, but nobody lends him money.

Orton Joe

What soon grows old? Gratitude.

Orwell George

It's not so hard to lift yourself by your bootstraps once you're off the ground.

Orwell George

If a man has a strong faith he can indulge in the luxury of skepticism.

Orwell George

Term, holidays, term, holidays, till we leave school, and then work, work, work till we die.

Orwell George

Beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes.

Oscar Wilde

An aphorism is never exactly true; it is either a half-truth or one-and-a-half truths.

Oscar Wilde

Fear is the greatest salesman.


Take the folks at Coca-Cola. For many years, they were content to sit back and make the same old carbonated beverage. It was a good beverage, no question about it; generations of people had grown up drinking it and doing the experiment in sixth gr


He knows not how to know who knows not also how to unknow.


True to our past we work with an inherited, observed, and accepted vision of personal futility, and of the beauty of the world.


Yesterday I was a dog. Today I'm a dog. Tomorrow I'll probably still be a dog. Sigh! There's so little hope for advancement.

Oz The Wizard of

With all the talent around, it's sort of amazing that a woman could be up here with us.

o Oscar Levant

The executioner is, I hear, very expert, and my neck is very slender.

ordinanc Local

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