Found 1,437 quotes starting with E:

Ethelberta breathed a sort of exclamation, not right out, but stealthily, like a parson's damn.
– Thomas HardyRate it:
Ethical axioms are found and tested not very differently from the axioms of science. Truth is what stands the test of experience.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
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 AdlerRate it:
Ethics is not definable, is not implementable, because it is not conscious; it involves not only our thinking, but also our feeling.
– Valdemar W. SetzerRate it:
être gentil avec les gens, même à vos pires ennemis; peu importe comment ils se comportent. vous verrez que bon karma rembourse toujours mille fois. aussi, être gentil avec les gens est toujours le meilleur héritage on peut laisser derrière. - deo
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
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 KellenRate it:
Eucalyptus trees are for us, pine trees for our children, and cork trees are for our grandchildren
– Portuguese proverbRate it:
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 CrispRate it:
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 BaldwinRate it:
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 20Rate it:
Europe was created by history. America was created by philosophy.
– Margaret Hilda ThatcherRate it:
Europe will never be like America. Europe is a product of history. America is a product of philosophy.
– Margaret ThatcherRate it:
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 AvabhasRate it:
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 HitopadesaRate it:
even a child is known by his actions
– japhetRate it:
Even a clock that does not work is right twice a day.
– Polish ProverbRate it:
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 ProverbsRate it:
Even a minor event in the life of a child is an event of that child's world and thus a world event.
– Gaston BachelardRate it:
Even a stopped clock is right two times a day.
– Marie von Ebner-EschenbachRate it:
Even against the greatest of odds, there is something in the human spirit- a magic blend of skill, faith, and valor- that can lift men from certain defeat to incredible victory.
– Walter Lord, World War II Memorial in Washington, DCRate it:
Even Albert Einstein reportedly needed help on his 1040 form.
– Ronald ReaganRate it:
Even artificial flowers have a vase. Life is Beautiful. (Même les fleurs artificielles Ont un vase. La vie est belle.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Even as the cell is the unit of the organic body, so the family is the unit of society.
– Ruth Nanda AnshenRate it:
Even at our birth, death does but stand aside a little. And every day he looks towards us and muses somewhat to himself whether that day or the next he will draw nigh.
– Francis BaconRate it:
Even Bach comes down to the basic suck, blow, suck, suck, blow.
– Mouth organist Larry AdlerRate it:

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