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He knows not his own strength that hath not met adversity.
– Ben Jonson
He knows nothing and he thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.
– George Bernard Shaw
He knows nothing; and he thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.
– George Bernard Shaw, Major Barbara (1907) act 3
He liked to go from A to B without inventing letters between.
– John McPhee
He listens well who takes notes.
– Dante Alighieri
He lives not long who battles with the immortals, nor do his children prattle about his knees when he has come back from battle and the dread fray.
– Homer
He looked about as inconspicuous as a tarantula on a slice of angel food.
– Raymond Chandler
He loved humankind dearly and with all his heart, but he disliked most human beings.
– David Guterson, Snow Falling on Cedars
He made the city [Athens], great as it was when he took it, the greatest and richest of all cities, and grew to be superior in power to kings and tyrants. Some of these actually appointed him guardian of their sons, but he did not make his estate a single drachma greater than it was when his father left it to him.
– Plutarch
He marries best who puts it off until it is too late.
– H. L. Mencken
He means well" is useless unless he does well.
– Plautus
He might never really do what he said, but at least he had it in mind. He had somewhere to go.
– Louis L'Amour
He mobilized the English language and sent it into battle to steady his fellow countrymen and hearten those Europeans upon whom the long dark night of tyranny had descended.
– Edward R. Murrow, On Winston Churchill, 1954
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
– Voltaire
He must have killed a lot of men to have made so much money.
– Molière
He must have known me if he had seen me as he was wont to see me, for he was in the habit of flogging me constantly. Perhaps he did not recognize me by my face.
– Anthony Trollope
He must not laugh at his own wheeze. A snuff box has no right to sneeze.
– Dave Preston
He must pull out his own eyes, and see no creature, before he can say, he sees no God; He must be no man, and quench his reasonable soul, before he can say to himself, there is no God.
– John Donne
He never is alone that is accompanied with noble thoughts.
– Fletcher
He not busy being born is busy dying.
– Bob Dylan
He not only overflowed with learning, he stood in the slop.
– Sydney Smith
He of whom many are afraid ought to fear many.
– Francis Bacon
He only does not live in vain Who all the means within his reach Employs?his wealth, his thought, his speech? T?advance the weal of other men.
– Sanskrit Proverb
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
– Cicero
He only is exempt from failures who makes no efforts.
– Richard Whately

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