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An educational method that shall have liberty as its basis must intervene to help the child to a conquest of liberty. That is to say, his training must be such as shall help him to diminish as much as possible the social bonds which limit his activity.
– Maria Montessori
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An effective way to deal with predators is to taste terrible.
– Unknown
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An election cannot give a country a firm sense of direction if it has two or more national parties which merely have different names, but are as alike in their principals and aims as two peas in the same pod.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
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An election is a bet on the future, not a popularity test of the past.
– James Barrett Scotty Reston
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An election is coming. Universal peace is declared and the foxes have sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry.
– T. S. Eliot, Quoted in the May, 24 edition of "The Montreal Gazette"
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An element of exaggeration clings to the popular judgment: great vices are made greater, great virtues greater also; interesting incidents are made more interesting, softer legends more soft.
– Walter Bagehot
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An elephant is a mouse, built to government specifications.
– John Herro
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An empowered organization is one in which individuals have the knowledge, skill, desire, and opportunity to personally succeed in a way that leads to collective organizational success.
– M. Shawn Covey
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An empty book is like an infant's soul, in which anything may be written. It is capable of all things, but containeth nothing. I have a mind to fill this with profitable wonders.
– Thomas Traherne
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An empty stomach is not a good political advisor.
– Albert Einstein
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An enemy can partly ruin a man, but it takes a good-natured injudicious friend to complete the thing and make it perfect.
– Mark Twain
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An enemy is like boiling water in a pot on the stove whose button may sometimes be in your hands.
– Vikrant Parsai
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An Englishman is a person who does things because they have been done before. An American is a person who does things because they haven't been done before.
– Mark Twain
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An Englishman thinks he is moral when he is only uncomfortable.
– George Bernard Shaw
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An enormous part of our mature experience cannot not be expressed in words.
– Alfred North Whitehead
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An envious heart makes a treacherous ear.
– Zora Neale Hurston, "Their Eyes Were Watching God"
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An epigram is a flashlight of a truth; a witticism, truth laughing at itself.
– Minna Antrim
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An epigram is only a wisecrack that's played at Carnegie Hall.
– Oscar Levant
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An epigram often flashes light into regions where reason shines but dimly.
– Edwin P. Whipple
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An epitome of the whole of life lies right in front of us, in the perpetual processes of re-oxidation and de-oxidation of the Hydrogens, within a single drop of water....that's also the essence of life on our Planet Earth and the Universe, by God's Grace.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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An epitome of the whole of life on Earth lies right in front of us, in the perpetual processes of re-oxidation and de-oxidation of the Hydrogens in a drop of water.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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An error doesn't become a mistake until you refuse to correct it.
– Orlando A. Battista
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An error is the more dangerous in proportion to the degree of truth which it contains.
– Henri-Frédéric Amiel
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An error is the more dangerous the more truth it contains.
– Henri Frdric Amiel
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An ethical atheist is infinitely more valuable than an unethical pious! What matters is whether you are ethical or not; your beliefs are utterly trivial beside this matter!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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