Found 1,300 quotes starting with E:


Experience teaches only the teachable.
– Aldous Huxley
Experience teaches slowly and at the cost of mistakes.
– James A. Froude
Experience without learning is better than learning without experience.
– American
Experience, as a desire for experience, does not come off. We must not study ourselves while having an experience.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
Experience, like a pale musician, holds a dulcimer of patience in his hand.
– Elizabeth Barrett Browning simply the name we give our mistakes.
– Oscar Wilde
Experience: A comb life gives you after you lose your hair.
– Judith Stern
Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn.
– C.S. Lewis, Chicken Soup for the Soul (book)
Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel cannot exhaust.
– Karl Kraus
Explain it as we may, a martial strain will urge a man into the front rank of battle sooner than an argument, and a fine anthem excite his devotion more certainly than a logical discourse.
– Henry Tuckerman
Explaining to an ignorant person is like knocking at the door of a deaf man.
– Vikrant Parsai
Explanation separates us from astonishment, which is the only gateway to the incomprehensible.
– Eugene Ionesco
Explicitly connecting how people describe the natural world in different ways is a top conservation priority.
– Edward J. Laurent
Exploit or get exploited.
– B. J. Gupta
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
– Jim Morrison
Express a mean opinion of yourself occasionally; it will show your friends that you know how to tell the truth.
– Edgar Watson Howe
Extensive traveling induces a feeling of encapsulation, and travel, so broadening at first, contracts the mind.
– Paul Theroux
– The Daleks (Doctor Who)
Extraordinary creature! So close a friend, and yet so remote.
– Thomas Mann
Extraordinary how potent cheap music is.
– Noël Coward
Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice. And moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
– Barry Goldwater
Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice; moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
– Barry Goldwater
Extremists think "communication" means agreeing with them.
– Leo Rosten
Extremists think communication means agreeing with them.
– Leo Rosten
Eyes that see do not grow old.
– Nicaraguan Proverb

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