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Darth Vader! Only you would be so bold!

Eban Abba


If you are shooting under 80 you are neglecting your business; over 80 you are neglecting your golf.

Eddie Cochran


My advice to you, my violent friend, is to seek out gold and sit on it.

Edison Thomas Alva


Whatever it is, I fear Greeks even when they bring gifts.

Edman Irwin


If a thing's worth having, it's worth cheating for.

Edward A. Murphy


Satire is what closes Saturday night.

Edwards-Duff Ann


The course of true anything never does run smooth.

Edwin Meese


Love may laugh at locksmiths, but he has a profound respect for money bags.

Efrain Rios Montt


CF&C stole it, fair and square.

Einstein Albert


Facts are the enemy of truth.

Einstein Albert


Credit ... is the only enduring testimonial to man's confidence in man.

Einstein Albert


With Congress, every time they make a joke it's a law; and every time they make a law it's a joke.

Einstein Albert


Facts, apart from their relationships, are like labels on empty bottles.

Einstein Albert


In "King Henry VI, Part II," Shakespeare has Dick Butcher suggest to his fellow anti-establishment rabble-rousers, "The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers." That action may be extreme but a similar sentiment was expressed by Thomas K. Co

Einstein Albert


I need another lawyer like I need another hole in my head.

Einstein Albert


According to my best recollection, I don't remember.

Einstein Albert


The shortest distance between two points is under construction.

Einstein Albert


Nothing is impossible for the man who doesn't have to do it himself.

Einstein. A.


Haste makes waste.

Eisenhower Dwight


Traveling through hyperspace isn't like dusting crops, boy.

Eisenhower Dwight D.


No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.

Eisenhower Dwight D.


Mum's the word.

Eisenhower Dwight D.


Walking on water wasn't built in a day.

Eisenhower Dwight D.


The only really good place to buy lumber is at a store where the lumber has already been cut and attached together in the form of furniture, finished, and put inside boxes.

Eisenhower Dwight


Someday, Weederman, we'll look back on all this and laugh... It will probably be one of those deep, eerie ones that slowly builds to a blood-curdling maniacal scream... but still it will be a laugh.

Elaine Stewart


The tree in which the sap is stagnant remains fruitless.

Elder Pliny the


Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable.

Eliot George


You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.

Eliot George


Coincidences are spiritual puns.

Eliot T.S.


Work is of two kinds: first, altering the position of matter at or near the earth's surface relative to other matter; second, telling other people to do so.

Eliot T.S.


If any man wishes to be humbled and mortified, let him become president of Harvard.

Eliot T.S.


Doctors and lawyers must go to school for years and years, often with little sleep and with great sacrifice to their first wives.

Eliot T.Sessay


It is Mr. Mellon's credo that $200,000,000 can do no wrong. Our offense consists in doubting it.

Elizabeth I


Mankind is poised midway between the gods and the beasts.

Elizabeth John Greenway


Satire is tragedy plus time.

Elliot


[District Attorneys] learn in District Attorney School that there are two sure-fire ways to get a lot of favorable publicity: (1) Go down and raid all the lockers in the local high school and confiscate 53 marijuana cigarettes and put them in a

Ellis Havelock


You cannot see the wood for the trees.

Ellis Havelock


I value kindness to human beings first of all, and kindness to animals. I don't respect the law; I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger, the food cheaper, and old men

Ellis Nancy


It is a sobering thought that when Mozart was my age, he had been dead for two years.

Ellison Harlan


The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.

Ellison Harlan


XXI: It's easy to get a loan unless you need it. XXII: If stock market experts were so expert, they would be buying stock, not selling advice. XXIII: Any task can be completed in only one-third more time than is currently estimated. XXIV:

Elman Jeff


As failures go, attempting to recall the past is like trying to grasp the meaning of existence. Both make one feel like a baby clutching at a basketball: one's palms keep sliding off.

Emers Ralph Waldo


Good salesmen and good repairmen will never go hungry.

Emers Ralph Waldo


An office party is not, as is sometimes supposed the Managing Director's chance to kiss the tea-girl. It is the tea-girl's chance to kiss the Managing Director (however bizarre an ambition this may seem to anyone who has seen the Managing Director f

Emerson


At ebb tide I wrote a line upon the sand, and gave it all my heart and all my soul. At flood tide I returned to read what I had inscribed and found my ignorance upon the shore.

Emerson


Where there is much light there is also much shadow.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


The world wants to be deceived.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


"Consequences, Schmonsequences, as long as I'm rich."

Emerson Ralph Waldo


No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


As well look for a needle in a bottle of hay.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


Freedom is what you do with what's been done to you.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


He that teaches himself has a fool for a master.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


A countryman between two lawyers is like a fish between two cats.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


The problem with any unwritten law is that you don't know where to go to erase it.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


The seven deadly sins ... Food, clothing, firing, rent, taxes, respectability and children. Nothing can lift those seven milestones from man's neck but money; and the spirit cannot soar until the milestones are lifted.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


The time spent on any item of the agenda [of a finance committee] will be in inverse proportion to the sum involved.

Emerson Ralph Waldo


Art is a lie which makes us realize the truth.

Emmons Marguerite


Absolutum obsoletum. (If it works, it's out of date.)

Englan Mark Twain on New


The [Ford Foundation] is a large body of money completely surrounded by people who want some.

Ennius Quintus


Here's to women. Would that we could fall into her arms without falling into her hands.

Ennius Quintus


No is no negative in a woman's mouth.

Enou R.A. Heinlein


From the cradle to the coffin underwear comes first.

Enoug Lazarus Long


The proof of the pudding is in the eating.

Ephron Nora


Nothing is more admirable than the fortitude with which millionaires tolerate the disadvantages of their wealth.

Epictetus


One man's Mede is another man's Persian.

Epstein M.D.


The future not being born, my friend, we will abstain from baptizing it.

Erasmus Desiderius


Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.

Erica Jong


Any philosophy that can be put "in a nutshell" belongs there.

Erlich Paul


I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.

Errol Flynn


Plus ,ca change, plus c'est la m^eme chose. [The more things change, the more they remain the same.]

Ertz Susan


"I don't mind going nowhere as long as it's an interesting path."

Escher


Who does not trust enough will not be trusted.

Escher M.C.


"It's kind of fun to do the impossible."

Esquire Jun


Getting into trouble is easy.

Estard Townsperson in


The 'A' is for content, the 'minus' is for not typing it. Don't ever do this to my eyes again.

Estes James


The only alliance I would make with the Women's Liberation Movement is in bed.

Estienne Henri


It is the quality rather than the quantity that matters.

Euripides


One good turn asketh another.

Euripides


Ignorance is the Mother of Devotion.

Euripides


A platitude is simply a truth repeated till people get tired of hearing it.

Euripides


Men of lofty genius when they are doing the least work are most active.

Evans Bergan


"Hey, Sam, how about a loan?" "Whattaya need?" "Oh, about $500." "Whattaya got for collateral?" "Whattaya need?" "How about an eye?"

Examiner Watchman





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Elizabeth John Greenway

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