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Eternity is a long time, especially towards the end.
– Woody Allen
Eternity is a mere moment, just long enough for a joke.
– Hermann Hesse
Eternity is a terrible thought. I mean, where's it going to end?
– Tom Stoppard
Eternity is not something that begins after you are dead. It is going on all the time. We are in it now.
– Charlotte P Gilman
Eternity is the stopped heart of Time.
– Sorin Cerin
Eternity is very long, especially towards the end.
– Woody Allen, Just Six Numbers, Martin Rees, page 71
Eternity's a terrible thought. I mean, where's it all going to end
– Tom Stoppard
Eternity. It is the sea mingled with the sun.
– Arthur Rimbaud
Ethanol is for drinking, not driving
– Jay Keasling
Ethelberta breathed a sort of exclamation, not right out, but stealthily, like a parson's damn.
– Thomas Hardy
Ethical axioms are found and tested not very differently from the axioms of science. Truth is what stands the test of experience.
– Albert Einstein
Ethical religion can be real only to those who are engaged in ceaseless efforts at moral improvement. By moving upward we acquire faith in an upward movement, without limit.
– Felix Adler
Ethics is not definable, is not implementable, because it is not conscious; it involves not only our thinking, but also our feeling.
– Valdemar W. Setzer
Etymology, n.:
Some early etymological scholars come up with derivations that were hard for the public to believe. The term "etymology" was formed from the Latin "etus" ("eaten"), the root "mal" ("bad"), and "logy" ("study of"). It meant "the study of things that are hard to swallow."

– Mike Kellen
Eucalyptus trees are for us, pine trees for our children, and cork trees are for our grandchildren
– Portuguese proverb
Euphemisms are not, as many young people think, useless verbiage for that which can and should be said bluntly; they are like secret agents on a delicate mission, they must airily pass by a stinking mess with barely so much as a nod of the head, make their point of constructive criticism and continue on in calm forbearance. Euphemisms are unpleasant truths wearing diplomatic cologne.
– Quentin Crisp
Europe has what we do not have yet, a sense of the mysterious and inexorable limits of life, a sense, in a word, of tragedy. And we have what they sorely need a sense of life's possibilities.
– James Arthur Baldwin
Europe is spreading its wings. In freedom. In prosperity. And in peace. It is a truly proud moment for the European Union. It is a triumph for liberty and democracy. To our new members I say: “Warmly welcome to our family”. Our new Europe is born.
– Anders Fogh Rasmussen, (Prime Minister of Denmark) Family photo after the European Council meeting in Copenhagen, 13 December 20
Europe was created by history. America was created by philosophy.
– Margaret Hilda Thatcher
Europe will never be like America. Europe is a product of history. America is a product of philosophy.
– Margaret Thatcher
Evelyn slapped Raymond on the back with a laugh. You must be starved old friend. Come into my apartments, and we'll suffer through a deep breakfast of pure sunlight.
– Sri da Avabhas
Even a blockhead may respect inspire, So long as he is suitably attired; A fool may gain esteem among the wise, So long as he has sense to hold his tongue.
– The Hitopadesa
Even a clock that does not work is right twice a day.
– Polish Proverb
Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise and he that shutteth his lips is esteemed a man of understanding.
– Book of Proverbs
Even a minor event in the life of a child is an event of that child's world and thus a world event.
– Gaston Bachelard

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