Found 766 quotes starting with EV:


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
Even a stopped clock is right two times a day.
– Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
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, DC
Even Albert Einstein reportedly needed help on his 1040 form.
– Ronald Reagan
Even artificial flowers have a vase. Life is Beautiful. (Même les fleurs artificielles Ont un vase. La vie est belle.)
– Charles de LEUSSE
Even as the cell is the unit of the organic body, so the family is the unit of society.
– Ruth Nanda Anshen
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 Bacon
Even Bach comes down to the basic suck, blow, suck, suck, blow.
– Mouth organist Larry Adler
Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely.
– Buddha
Even during my geography and arithmetic lessons, I was allowed to sit with a pencil in my hand. I could listen much better when I was drawing corn or wild flowers.
– Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia
Even evils are transitory. So where to battle?
– Leslie Miklosy
Even God cannot change the past.
– Agathon
Even God cannot satisfy everyone.
– Vikrant Parsai
Even good opinions are worth very little unless we hold them in the broad, intelligent, and spacious way.
– John Viscount Morley
Even great men bow before the Sun; it melts hubris into humility.
– Dejan Stojanovic
Even he who laughs best can be hurt by a jest.
– Volodymyr Knyr
Even he, to whom most things that most people would think were pretty smart were pretty dumb, thought it was pretty smart.
– Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt, p. 205
Even his griefs are a joy long after to one that remembers all that he wrought and endured.
– Homer
Even holligans marry, though they know that marriage is but for a little while. It is alimony that is forever.
– Quentin Crisp
Even if a farmer intends to loaf, he gets up in time to get an early start.
– Edgar Watson Howe
Even if happiness forgets you a little bit, never completely forget about it.
– Donald Robert Perry Marquis

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