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Famous Ourselves Quotations

List of Ourselves Quotes

We found 994 quote(s) that contain the word Ourselves.



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The survival of artistic modes in which we recognize ourselves, identify ourselves and place ourselves will survive as long as humanity survives. M. H. Abrams

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Democracy is not something you put away for ten years, and then in the 11th year you wake up and start practicing again. We have to begin to learn to rule ourselves again. Chinua Achebe

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I just thought it was unconscionable for the Congress to insert itself into this debate. We are particularly unqualified to make that decision and to intrude ourselves into the lives of this family. Gary Ackerman

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If particular care and attention is not paid to the ladies, we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any laws in which we have no voice, or representation. Abigail Adams

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We cannot waste time. We can only waste ourselves. George Matthew Adams

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If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve? John Adams

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Our contest is not only whether we ourselves shall be free, but whether there shall be left to mankind an asylum on earth for civil and religious liberty. Samuel Adams

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Since we humans have the better brain, isn't it our responsibility to protect our fellow creatures from, oddly enough, ourselves? Joy Adamson

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The good we secure for ourselves is precarious and uncertain until it is secured for all of us and incorporated into our common life. Jane Addams

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Mutability of temper and inconsistency with ourselves is the greatest weakness of human nature. Joseph Addison

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Meanings are not determined by situations, but we determine ourselves by the meanings we give to situations. Alfred Adler

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We are selfish when we are exclusively or predominantly concerned with the good for ourselves. We are altruistic when we are exclusively or predominantly concerned with the good of others. Mortimer Adler

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Every truth has two sides; it is as well to look at both, before we commit ourselves to either. Aesop

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Marriage hasn't been my thing. But gay people, knock yourselves out! Ben Affleck

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What is it in us that makes us feel the need to keep pretending... we gotta let ourselves be. Christina Aguilera

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The United States' administrations... must recognize that Iran is a big power. Having said that, we consider ourselves to be a human force and a cultural power and hence a friend of other nations. We have never sought to dominate others or to violate the rights of any other country. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

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For the third season, we do a sit around on one episode where we were in character and then we commented on one episode just being ourselves, so - not really. I was comfortable, though. I wasn't nervous. Carlos Alazraqui

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When we are honest - that's my saying - if we are honest then we will reveal ourselves. But we do not have to make an effort to be individualistic, different from others. Josef Albers

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When I investigate and when I discover that the forces of the heavens and the planets are within ourselves, then truly I seem to be living among the gods. Leon Battista Alberti

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Our friends interpret the world and ourselves to us, if we take them tenderly and truly. Amos Bronson Alcott

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Whether or not we establish freedom rests with ourselves. Florence E. Allen

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Each of us has been put on earth with the ability to do something well. We cheat ourselves and the world if we don't use that ability as best we can. George Allen, Sr.

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If we have no respect for our viewers, then how can we have any respect for ourselves and what we do? Christiane Amanpour

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Charm is the quality in others, that makes us more satisfied with ourselves. Henri Frederic Amiel

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It is by teaching that we teach ourselves, by relating that we observe, by affirming that we examine, by showing that we look, by writing that we think, by pumping that we draw water into the well. Henri Frederic Amiel