Found 1,350 quotes starting with E:


Expecting something for nothing is the most popular form of hope.
– Arnold Glasgow
Expecting the world to treat you fairly because you are a good person is a little like expecting the bull not to attack you because you are a vegetarian.
– Dennis Wholey
Experience a comb life gives you after you lose your hair.
– Judith Stern
Experience becomes possible because of language.
– Noam Chomsky, Ruth Anshen, Biography of an Idea (Mt. Kisco, NY: Moyer Bell Limited, 1986), pg. 196
Experience brings best
– Arushi
Experience can only be achieved from mistakes, mistakes can only be achieved from stupidity, and stupidity can only be achieved from experience.
– Antonio Diaz
Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained.
– Joseph Roux
Experience consists of experiencing that which one does not wish to experience
– quoted by Freud in "Jokes and Their Relation To The Unconscience?"
Experience does not err. Only your judgments err by expecting from her what is not in her power.
– Leonardo da Vinci
Experience does not ever err. It is only your judgment that errs in promising itself results which are not caused by your experiments.
– Leonardo da Vinci, Notebooks
Experience enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
– Franklin P. Jones
Experience has always shown, and reason shows, that affairs which depend on many seldom succeed.
– Guicciardini
Experience has two things to teach. The first is that we must correct a great deal and the second, that we must not correct too much.
– Eugène Delacroix
Experience is a comb that is given to you, when you have already lost you hair.
– Giorgos Zambetas, Greek musician
Experience is a dear teacher, but fools will learn at no other.
– Benjamin Franklin
Experience is a dim lamp, which only lights the one who bears it.
– Louis-Ferdinand Céline
Experience is a good school, but the fees are high.
– Heinrich Heine
Experience is a good teacher, but she sends in terrific bills.
– Minna Antrim
Experience is a great advantage. The problem is that when you get the experience, you're too damned old to do anything about it.
– James Scott Jimmy Connors
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.
– Unknown
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterwards.
– Vernon Sanders Law
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lessons afterwards.
– Vernon Law
Experience is a hard teacher becuase she gives the tests first, the lessons afterwards.
– Vernon Suanders Law, Chicken Soup for the Teenage soul: Tough Stuff
Experience is a hard teacher. She gives the test first and the lessons afterwards.
– anonymous
Experience is a school where a man learns what a big fool he has been.
– Josh Billings

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