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One Tree Hill Quotes

Updated on April 2, 2008

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The popular television show One Tree Hill features quotes at the beginning of each episode. They are spoken by different characters, but most of the time by Lucas.

Some of the One Tree Hill quotes are classics from literature. These are my favorite One Tree Hill quotes. Some are just interesting. Here are some favorite One Tree Hill quotes of mine.

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Favorite One Tree Hill Quotes from Season One

Original One Tree Hill quote from the very first episode: Spoken by Lucas

"There is a tide in the affairs of men. Which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune. But omitted, and the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and miseries. On such a full sea are we now afloat, and we must take the current when it serves- or lose the ventures before us."

-William Shakespeare, from Julius Caesar

One Tree Hill quote from the second episode: Spoken by Lucas

"Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark in the hopeless swaps of the not quite, the not yet, and the not at all. Do not let the hero in your soul perish in lonely frustration for the life you deserved and have never been able to reach. The world you desire can be won. It exists. It is real. It is possible. It's yours."

-Ayn Rand, from Atlas Shrugged

One Tree Hill quote from third episode: Spoken by Lucas

"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else, means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight. And never stop fighting."

-e.e. cummings

One Tree Hill quote from fourth episode: Spoken by Lucas

"It seems to me that if you or I must choose between two courses of thought or action, we should remember our dying and try so to live that our death brings no pleasure on the world."

-John Steinbeck

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Favorite One Tree Hill Quotes from Season Two

One Tree Hill quote from third episode of second season: Spoken by Lucas

"Many people die with their music still in them. Too often it is because they are always getting ready to live. Before they know it, time runs out."

-Oliver Wendell Holmes

One Tree Hill quote from fifth episode of season two: Spoken by Lucas

"No man for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true."

-Nathaniel Hawthorne

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      JUST A GIRL 

      6 years ago

      ok im only 13 and i love the show but some of the things yall say is heart braking i love the show and i love lucas but i love all the crew u know what you need to get a hold of ur self u use this stuff to complain y don't u get a hold of ur self befor u become just like the people who kidnaped nathan "a loser that what u are if u sit hurr and complain im only 13 and i see ur soo rude to the people who just wanna EXPRESS HOW THEY FEEL

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      Kelsey 

      6 years ago

      Sometimes people put up walls, not to keep people away, but to see who cares enough to tear those walls down.

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      Rhona 

      7 years ago

      O.M.G..... I LOVE ONE TREE HILL SO MUCH....NATHAN,RACHEAL,BROOKE,PEYTON,LUCAS, JAMIE,MOUTH, ALEX,VICTORIA,MILLY, SKILLZ,CLAY,QUINN,TAYLOR,DEB,KAREN...ALL THESE GUYZ MADE TREE HILL HAPPEN..............MMMMMMMMMMWWWWWWWWWWWWAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ....TREE HILL FOREVER.

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      brenda 

      7 years ago

      i love one tree hill guys

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      Chinedu 

      7 years ago

      Gosh!!! I luv dis show.pyton and lucas' relationship helped mi in ma relationship

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      sara 

      7 years ago

      Words cant describe how amazing this show is because the word amazing is not even close:)

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      Thomas Neil 

      7 years ago

      One tree hill changed my life, i owe a lot to this show

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      Megan 

      7 years ago

      I am obsessed with this show. I cry for this show.I believe in this show. Is that to wrong?

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      rhema 

      7 years ago

      ive watched u guys uncountable tyms.

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      john 

      8 years ago

      i love this show and the love quotes and life criticism quoetes!they're so inspiring and immpressing!

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      Erin Thompson 

      8 years ago

      I Love One Tree Hill I Love Dan, Lucas, Nathan,Jaime, And Alex I am not a hug fan of Brooke,Haley, Peyton, or Rachel and plus Milly but Nathan Needs To fall in love with Someone else beside Haley she is a brat And the thing that pisses me off Nathan,Lucas,Karen, and Deb are Not Forgiving Dan for killing Keith but Even though it Was Deb who killed Keith but Wasn't in that Episode even Though Jimmy Brought The Gun in the School and Jimmy letting Deb loading that gun So Dan went To Jail for Deb Lee Scott Mistakes and it's all the bad things that Deb let Dan do in the first place

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      dina 

      8 years ago

      ONE TREE HILL is an amazing tv show

      this year it change a lot of things in my life

      thank you for those quotes :D

      my friends and i are trying to live like them

      i look like peyton !!! they are amazing people !! ? we can dream to live like them....someday !

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      carmina fernandez 

      8 years ago

      i love this show and i love the characters. :)

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      LIBETH 

      9 years ago

      I LOVE ONE TREE HILL IS THE NICES SHOW EVER

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      ilovebranch 

      9 years ago

      i love one tree hill more than anyone else

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      lenna  

      9 years ago

      i LoVEEEE One Tree Hill its an awesome series and the quotes are amazing i love them so much they've taught me a lot

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      sabrina.(L) 

      9 years ago

      iloveeethis fucking showw!!! im obsessed thanks fro the quotes there on my wall

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      Me 

      9 years ago

      ONE TREE HILL IS THE BEST SHOW IN THE WORLD

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      Oniiea 

      9 years ago

      I love this show. I think its the best on tv. everything is soo heartwarming, yet tragic. its amazing

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      someone 

      9 years ago

      I Love One tree hill. I want to be like payton or brook, sorry haily,lmao

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      tina 

      9 years ago

      i really love this.. :)

      especially B. Davis

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      betherickson 

      10 years ago from Minnesota

      Hi Angela. I love the quotes. It's very inspiring. :) Great hub.

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      zyer 

      10 years ago

      i love the show!!

      everything is heartfelt...

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      Angela Harris 

      10 years ago from Around the USA

      You are most welcome. MM.

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      MM Del Rosario 

      10 years ago from NSW, Australia

      love the quotes...

      thanks for sharing.

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      Angela Harris 

      10 years ago from Around the USA

      Whitney, My daughters love this show and I watch it with them. I really enjoy the quotes at the beginning. I tend to collect famous quotations.

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      Whitney 

      10 years ago from Georgia

      I used to love this show!

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