Found 1,253 quotes starting with E:


Evil is relative…You can't hang a sign on it. You can't touch it or taste it or cut it with a sword. Evil depends on where you are standing, pointing your indicting finger.
– Glen Cook, The Black Company
Evil is unspectacular and always human, and shores our bed and eats at our own table.
– Herman Melville, Moby Dick
Evil to him who evil thinks.
– King Edward the Third
Evil to him who evil thinks.
(Honi Soit Qui Mal Pense)

– King Edward the Third, Motto of the order of the Garter
Evil when we are in its power is not felt as evil but as a necessity, or even a duty.
– Simone Weil
Evil will always triumph, because good is dumb.
– Rick Moranis
Evil, and evil spirits, devils and devil possession, are the outgrowth of man's inadequate consciousness of God. We must avoid thinking of evil as a thing in itself-a force that works against man or, against God, if you will.
– Eric Butterworth
Evolution crawls to imperfection. It ends in extinction.
– J. Gregory Keyes, "Babylon 5: Dark Genesis: The Birth of the Psi Corps"
Evolution created a violent order where beings eat other beings. Till we change this order and create a harmony between all beings, there shall be no real peace on Earth.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Evolution is a snail, but Revolution is a kangaroo; one crawls, other jumps!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Evolution is gaining the psychic zones of the world... life, being and ascent of consciousness, could not continue to advance indefinitely along its line without transforming itself in depth. The being who is the object of his own reflection, in consequence, of that very doubling back upon himself becomes in a flash able to raise himself to a new sphere.
– Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
Evolve your understanding of success from the outer realm of control, materialism, and ego, to the inner realm of surrender, spirituality, and compassion.
– Bryant McGill
Exaggerated sensitiveness is an expression of the feeling of inferiority.
– Alfred Adler
Exaggeration is a blood relation to falsehood and nearly as blamable.
– Hosea Ballou
Examinations are formidable even to the best prepared, for the greatest fool may ask more than the wisest man can answer.
– Charles Caleb Colton
Examine each question in terms of what is ethically and aesthetically right, as well as what is economically expedient. A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability, and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise.
– Aldo Leopold
Examine what is said, not him who speaks.
– Arab Proverb
Example is not the main thing in influencing others it's the only thing.
– Albert Schweitzer
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
– Albert Schweitzer
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
– Albert Schweitzer
Example is the best precept.
– Aesop
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
– Edmund Burke
Examples is more forcible than precept. People look at my six days in the week to see what I mean on the seventh.
– Robert Cecil
Exceeding your own expectations can often leave things incomplete
– Siddharth Astir
Excellence is a better teacher than mediocrity. The lessons of the ordinary are everywhere. Truly profound and original insights are to be found only in studying the exemplary.
– Warren Bennis

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