Found 149 quotes starting with EX:

Exaggerated sensitiveness is an expression of the feeling of inferiority.
– Alfred AdlerRate it:
Exaggeration is a blood relation to falsehood and nearly as blamable.
– Hosea BallouRate it:
Examinations are formidable even to the best prepared, for the greatest fool may ask more than the wisest man can answer.
– Charles Caleb ColtonRate it:
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 LeopoldRate it:
Examine what is said, not him who speaks.
– Arab ProverbRate it:
Example is not the main thing in influencing others it's the only thing.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
Example is the best precept.
– AesopRate it:
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
– Edmund BurkeRate it:
Examples is more forcible than precept. People look at my six days in the week to see what I mean on the seventh.
– Robert CecilRate it:
Exceeding your own expectations can often leave things incomplete
– Siddharth AstirRate it:
Excellence and succession are built on the foundation of failure.
– awesomesauceRate it:
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 BennisRate it:
Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
– AristotleRate it:
Excellence is best described as doing the right things right - selecting the most important things to be done and then accomplishing them 100% correctly.
– Author UnknownRate it:
Excellence is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
– John W. GardnerRate it:
Excellence is not a history, but a habit.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Excellence is not a singular act, but a habit. You are what you repeatedly do.
– Shaquille ONealRate it:
Excellence is the result of caring more than others think is wise risking more than others think is safe dreaming more than others think is practical and expecting more than others think is possible.
– Ronnie Max OldhamRate it:
Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way.
– Booker T. WashingtonRate it:
Excellence means when a man or woman asks of himself more than others do.
– Jose Ortega y GassetRate it:
Excellent firms don't believe in excellence -- only in constant improvement and constant change.
– Tom PetersRate it:
Excellent lessons on Situational Leadership are offered in a Hollywood Movie "Twelve O'Clock High" of 1949, starring Gregory Peck. In this movie, a tough-minded General (Geegory Peck) takes over a bomber unit with low morale, and transforms that unit into a star team with stellar performance. I learnt a great deal about Leadership from this movie - long before my MBA course on Leadership. You can see how a true Leader advances the followers beyond their normal limitations, over the course of their association, by first telling, then selling, followed by collaborating, and finally delegating the assignments. A true leader creates and nurtures many next-generation leaders; the lesson that I learned and have always followed successfully as a committed leader. Thanks to 'Twelve O'Clock High' for such wonderful lessons in Leadership.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Excellent wretch Perdition catch my soul, But I do love thee and when I love thee not, Chaos is come again.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
Excellent wretch! Perdition catch my soul,
But I do love thee! and when I love thee not,
Chaos is come again.

– William Shakespeare, "Othello", Act 3 scene 3Rate it:
Excellentes leçons sur le leadership situationnel sont offerts dans un film Hollywoodien "Twelve O'Cllock High" de 1949, mettant en vedette Gregory Peck. Dans ce film, un général inflexibles (Geegory Peck) prend en charge une unité de bombardier avec un moral bas, et transforme cette unité dans une équipe étoile brillante performance. I beaucoup appris sur le leadership de ce film - bien avant mon cours de MBA sur le leadership. Vous pouvez voir comment un vrai leader avance les adeptes au-delà de leurs limites normales, au cours de leur association, en premier révélateur, puis la vente, suivie par la collaboration, et enfin déléguer les tâches. Un vrai leader crée et nourrit de nombreux leaders de la prochaine génération; la leçon que je appris et ai toujours suivi avec succès comme un leader engagé. grâce à «Twelve O'Clock High» pour ces merveilleuses leçons de leadership.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Except a living man there is nothing more wonderful than a book! a message to us from the dead -- from human souls we never saw, who lived, perhaps, thousands of miles away. And yet these, in those little sheets of paper, speak to us, arouse us, terrify us, teach us, comfort us, open their hearts to us as brothers.
– Charles KingsleyRate it:
Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
Except for an occasional heart attack I feel as young as I ever did.
– Robert BenchleyRate it:
Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone who dies.
– William Makepeace ThackerayRate it:
Except our own thoughts, there is nothing absolutely in our power.
– Rene DescartesRate it:
Except that right side up is best, there is not much to learn about holding a baby. There are one hundred and fifty-two distinctly different ways --and all are right! At least all will do.
– Heywood BrounRate it:
Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a habit.
– W. Somerset MaughamRate it:
Excessive literary production is a social offense.
– George Eliot, a.k.a. Mary Ann EvansRate it:
Excluded by my birth and tastes from the social order, I was not aware of its diversity. Nothing in the world was irrelevant: the stars on a general's sleeve, the stock-market quotations, the olive harvest, the style of the judiciary, the wheat exchange, flower-beds. Nothing. This order, fearful and feared, whose details were all inter-related, had a meaning: my exile.
– Jean GenetRate it:
Exclusively of the abstract sciences, the largest and worthiest portion of our knowledge consists of aphorisms and the greatest and best of men is but an aphorism.
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:
Exclusively of the abstract sciences, the largest and worthiest portion of our knowledge consists of aphorisms: and the greatest and best of men is but an aphorism.
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:
Exclusiveness is a characteristic of recent riches, high society, and the skunk.
– Austin O'MalleyRate it:
Excuse me while I kiss the sky.
– Jimi HendrixRate it:
Excuse me, but can you be a little more vague?
– Tom ZeganRate it:
Excuse me, for I must speak plainly. If you, my dear father, will not take the trouble of checking her exuberant spirits, and of teaching her that her present pursuits are not to be the business of her life, she will soon be beyond the reach of amendment. Her character will be fixed, and she will, at sixteen, be the most determined flirt that ever made herself or her family ridiculous; a flirt, too, in the worst and meanest degree of flirtation; without any attraction beyond youth and a tolerable person; and, from the ignorance
– Jane Austen, Pride and PrejudiceRate it:
Exercise alone provides psychological and physical benefits. However, if you also adopt a strategy that engages your mind while you exercise, you can get a whole host of psychological benefits fairly quickly.
– James RippeRate it:
Exercise effortlessness.
– Leslie MiklosyRate it:
Exercise ferments the humors, casts them into their proper channels, throws off redundancies, and helps nature in those secret distributions, without which the body cannot subsist in its vigor, nor the soul act with cheerfulness.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
Exercise is the yuppie version of bulimia.
– Barbara EhrenreichRate it:
Exercise relieves stress. Nothing relieves exercise.
– Arisa HosakaRate it:
Exercise, Discipline, then Affection.
– Cesar MillanRate it:
Exhaustion and exasperation are frequently the handmaidens of legislative decision.
– Barber B. Conable, JrRate it:
Exhilaration is that feeling you get just after a great idea hits you, and just before you realize what's wrong with it.
– Joe MooreRate it:
Exile as a mode of genius no longer exists; in place of Joyce we have the fragments of work appearing in Index on Censorship.
– Nadine GordimerRate it:
Exile, for no other motive than ease, would be the last defeat, with no seed of future victory in it.
– Lois McMaster BujoldRate it:
Exiles feed on hope.
– AeschylusRate it:
Existence is the end of endless eternity without a beginning or an end.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
Existence precedes and rules essence.
– Jean-Paul SartreRate it:
Existence really is an imperfect tense that never becomes a present.
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
Existence would be intolerable if we were never to dream.
– Anatole FranceRate it:
Existence, as we know it, is full of sorrow. To mention only one minor point every man is a condemned criminal, only he does not know the date of his execution. This is unpleasant for every man. Consequently every man does everything possible to postpone the date, and would sacrifice anything that he has if he could reverse the sentence. Practically all religions and all philosophies have started thus crudely, by promising their adherents some such reward as immortality. No religion has failed hitherto by not promising enough the present breaking up of all religions is due to the fact that people have asked to see the securities. Men have even renounced the important material advantages which a well-organized religion may confer upon a State, rather than acquiesce in fraud or falsehood, or even in any system which, if not proved guilty, is at least unable to demonstrate its innocence. Being more or less bankrupt, the best thing that we can do is to attack the problem afresh without preconceived ideas. Let us begin by doubting every statement. Let us find a way of subjecting every statement to the test of experiment. Is there any truth at all in the claims of various religions Let us examine the question.
– Aleister CrowleyRate it:
Exorcize regrets/worries of any kind from your mind i.e. completely eraze out of your mind regrets/worries over your past life/mistakes/failures/disappointments. Because, it doesn't pay to regret/worry over and over again. Yes you heard me right, doing just that, will only cause you more harm than good. Nevertheless, that's worth adopting isn't it?
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Expect diverse challenges throughout your lifetime and dare to surmount them outrightly.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Expect everything, and anything seems nothing. Expect nothing, and anything seems everything.
– Samuel HazoRate it:
Expect everything, and anything seems nothing.
Expect nothing, and anything seems everything.

– Samuel HazoRate it:
Expect nothing, live frugally on surprise.
– Alice WalkerRate it:
Expect nothing. Live frugally on surprise.
– Alice WalkerRate it:
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
– Denis WatleyRate it:
Expect the best, Prepare for the worst.
– Muhammad Ali JinnahRate it:
Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life and repeat to yourself, the most comforting words of all; this, too, shall pass.
– Ann LandersRate it:
Expect your every need to be met, expect the answer to every problem, expect abundance on every level, expect to grow spiritually.
– Eileen CaddyRate it:
Expect your every need to be met. Expect the answer to every problem, expect abundance on every level...
– Eileen CaddyRate it:
Expectation is a strong belief that something will happen or be the case. Now, what has been/could be your expectation? Could it be fame or obscruity, greatness or commonness, riches or poverty, grace or disgrace, mess or mercy, success or failure? Whatever/however, in case you don't know, the scripture says that your expectations shall not be cut off/denied, scripture reference (Proverbs chapter 24 :14, Proverbs chapter 23 : 18). Although, your expectation may be delayed, but it will be delayed just for a while. Yes, all your godly/earnest/positive expectations will definitely/surely materialize, it's a matter of time and provided you are/will patient enough with God.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Expectation is a strong belief that something will happen or be the case. Now, what has been/could be your expectation? Could it be fame or obscruity, greatness or commonness, riches or poverty, grace or disgrace, mess or mercy, success or failure? Whatever/however, in case you don't know, the scripture says that your expectations shall not be cut off/denied, scripture reference (Proverbs chapter 24 :14, Proverbs chapter 23 : 18). Although, your expectation may be delayed, but it will be delayed just for a while. Yes, all your godly/earnest/positive expectations will definitely/surely materialize, it's a matter of time and provided you are/will be patient enough with God.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Expectations define achievement.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Expectations of anyone or of any thing will lead u down the road of disappointment. Set your Intention today to let go and ALLOW others to follow their path as u follow yours. Look deeply within yourself, what is your FEAR? What r u so afraid of? Contentment is a SOUL/SOLE journey that u must travel alone, expecting another to fill YOUR void is unfair and selfish.
– Tamaey GottusoRate it:
Expecting a carjacker or rapist or drug pusher to care that his possession or use of a gun is unlawful is like expecting a terrorist to care that his car bomb is taking up two parking spaces.
– Joseph T. ChewRate it:
Expecting something for nothing is the most popular form of hope.
– Arnold GlasgowRate it:
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 WholeyRate it:
Experience a comb life gives you after you lose your hair.
– Judith SternRate it:
Experience becomes possible because of language.
– Noam Chomsky, Ruth Anshen, Biography of an Idea (Mt. Kisco, NY: Moyer Bell Limited, 1986), pg. 196Rate it:
Experience brings best
– ArushiRate it:
Experience can only be achieved from mistakes, mistakes can only be achieved from stupidity, and stupidity can only be achieved from experience.
– Antonio DiazRate it:
Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained.
– Joseph RouxRate it:
Experience consists of experiencing that which one does not wish to experience
– quoted by Freud in "Jokes and Their Relation To The Unconscience?"Rate it:
Experience does not err. Only your judgments err by expecting from her what is not in her power.
– Leonardo da VinciRate it:
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, NotebooksRate it:
Experience enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
– Franklin P. JonesRate it:
Experience has always shown, and reason shows, that affairs which depend on many seldom succeed.
– GuicciardiniRate it:
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 DelacroixRate it:
Experience is a comb that is given to you, when you have already lost you hair.
– Giorgos Zambetas, Greek musicianRate it:
Experience is a dear teacher, but fools will learn at no other.
– Benjamin FranklinRate it:
Experience is a dim lamp, which only lights the one who bears it.
– Louis-Ferdinand CélineRate it:
Experience is a good school, but the fees are high.
– Heinrich HeineRate it:
Experience is a good teacher, but she sends in terrific bills.
– Minna AntrimRate it:
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 ConnorsRate it:
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.
– UnknownRate it:
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterwards.
– Vernon Sanders LawRate it:
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lessons afterwards.
– Vernon LawRate it:
Experience is a hard teacher becuase she gives the tests first, the lessons afterwards.
– Vernon Suanders Law, Chicken Soup for the Teenage soul: Tough StuffRate it:
Experience is a hard teacher. She gives the test first and the lessons afterwards.
– anonymousRate it:
Experience is a school where a man learns what a big fool he has been.
– Josh BillingsRate it:
Experience is an asset of which no worker can be cheated, no matter how selfish or greedy his immediate employer may be.
– Napolean HillRate it:
Experience is an expensive school, but a fool will learn from no other.
– Japanese ProverbRate it:
Experience is as effective a teacher as a woman because one does tend to remember her lessons.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
Experience is never limited, and it is never complete it is an immense sensibility, a kind of huge spider web of the finest silken threads suspended in the chamber of consciousness, and catching every airborne particle in its tissue.
– Henry JamesRate it:
Experience is not what happens to a man it is what a man does with what happens to him.
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him.
– Aldous Huxley, "Texts and Pretexts", 1932Rate it:
Experience is not what happens to you it's what you do with what happens to you.
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
Experience is not what happens to you. It is what you do with what happens to you
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
Experience is one thing you can't get for nothing.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Experience is that marvelous thing that enables you recognize a mistake when you make it again.
– Franklin P. JonesRate it:
Experience is that marvelous thing that enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
– Franklin P. JonesRate it:
Experience is the best teacher- Personal but also vicarious
– Yassine AumerallyRate it:
Experience is the comb that nature gives us when we are bald.
– Belgian ProverbRate it:
Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
– Alphonse de LamartineRate it:
Experience is the worst teacher it gives the test before presenting the lesson.
– Vernon LawRate it:
Experience is what allows us to repeat our mistakes, only with more finesse
– Derwood FincherRate it:
Experience is what allows us to repeat our mistakes, only with more finesse!
– Derwood FincherRate it:
Experience is what causes a person to make new mistakes instead of old ones.
– anonymousRate it:
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
– Gregory GretschRate it:
Experience is what you have after you've forgotten who you are.
– Paul. F. MeekinRate it:
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
– Benjamin FranklinRate it:
Experience should teach us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when the government's purposes are beneficial. The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well meaning but without understanding.
– Louis D. BrandeisRate it:
Experience shows that success is due less to ability that to zeal. The winner is he who gives himself to his work, body and soul.
– Charles BuxtonRate it:
Experience suggests it doesn't matter so much how you got here, as what you do after you arrive.
– Lois McMaster BujoldRate it:
Experience teaches only the teachable.
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
Experience teaches slowly and at the cost of mistakes.
– James A. FroudeRate it:
Experience without learning is better than learning without experience.
– AmericanRate it:
Experience, as a desire for experience, does not come off. We must not study ourselves while having an experience.
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
Experience, like a pale musician, holds a dulcimer of patience in his hand.
– Elizabeth Barrett BrowningRate it:
Experience...is simply the name we give our mistakes.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Experience: A comb life gives you after you lose your hair.
– Judith SternRate it:
Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn.
– C.S. Lewis, Chicken Soup for the Soul (book)Rate it:
Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel cannot exhaust.
– Karl KrausRate it:
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 TuckermanRate it:
Explaining to an ignorant person is like knocking at the door of a deaf man.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
Explanation separates us from astonishment, which is the only gateway to the incomprehensible.
– Eugene IonescoRate it:
Explicitly connecting how people describe the natural world in different ways is a top conservation priority.
– Edward J. LaurentRate it:
Exploit or get exploited.
– B. J. GuptaRate it:
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.
– Jim MorrisonRate it:
Express a mean opinion of yourself occasionally; it will show your friends that you know how to tell the truth.
– Edgar Watson HoweRate it:
Express gratitude for love, joy, and beauty of life, to expand your happiness.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Extensive traveling induces a feeling of encapsulation, and travel, so broadening at first, contracts the mind.
– Paul TherouxRate it:
Exterminate.
– The Daleks (Doctor Who)Rate it:
Extraordinary creature! So close a friend, and yet so remote.
– Thomas MannRate it:
Extraordinary how potent cheap music is.
– Noël CowardRate it:
Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice. And moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
– Barry GoldwaterRate it:
Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice; moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
– Barry GoldwaterRate it:
Extremists think "communication" means agreeing with them.
– Leo RostenRate it:
Extremists think communication means agreeing with them.
– Leo RostenRate it:

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