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The average, healthy, well-adjusted adult gets up at seven-thirty in the morning feeling just terrible.

Eban Abba

WHENEVER ANYBODY SAYS he's struggling to become a human being I have to laugh because the apes beat him to it by about a million years. Struggle to become a parrot or something.

Eddie Cochran

"I'll carry your books, I'll carry a tune, I'll carry on, carry over, carry forward, Cary Grant, cash & carry, Carry Me Back To Old Virginia, I'll even Hara Kari if you show me how, but I will *not* carry a gun."

Edison Thomas Alva

The Worst Prison Guards The largest number of convicts ever to escape simultaneously from a maximum security prison is 124. This record is held by Alcoente Prison, near Lisbon in Portugal. During the weeks leading up to the escape in July 1978 th

Edman Irwin

Saints should always be judged guilty until they are proved innocent.

Edward A. Murphy

Si Dieu n'existait pas, il faudrait l'inventer. [If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.]

Edwards-Duff Ann

Original thought is like original sin: both happened before you were born to people you could not have possibly met.

Edwin Meese

Youth is a disease from which we all recover.

Efrain Rios Montt

So so is good, very good, very excellent good: and yet it is not; it is but so so.

Einstein Albert

There is much Obi-Wan did not tell you.

Einstein Albert

A full belly makes a dull brain.

Einstein Albert

Sometimes a man who deserves to be looked down upon because he is a fool is despised only because he is a lawyer.

Einstein Albert

Why attack God? He may be as miserable as we are.

Einstein Albert

Old age is always fifteen years old than I am.

Einstein Albert

Modern art is what happens when painters stop looking at girls and persuade themselves that they have a better idea.

Einstein Albert

I have seen the future and it is just like the present, only longer.

Einstein Albert

You'd best be snoozin', 'cause you don't be gettin' no work done at 5 a.m. anyway.

Einstein Albert

Shall we make a new rule of life from tonight: always to try to be a little kinder than is necessary?

Einstein. A.

She ran the gamut of emotions from 'A' to 'B'.

Eisenhower Dwight

Democracy is the recurrent suspicion that more than half of the people are right more than half of the time.

Eisenhower Dwight D.

A prisoner of war is a man who tries to kill you and fails, and then asks you not to kill him.

Eisenhower Dwight D.

Perhaps no person can be a poet, or even enjoy poetry without a certain unsoundness of mind.

Eisenhower Dwight D.

The fashion wears out more apparel than the man.

Eisenhower Dwight D.

Diplomacy is the art of letting the other party have things your way.

Eisenhower Dwight

A woman takes off her claim to respect along with her garments.

Elaine Stewart

The best you get is an even break.

Elder Pliny the

... so long as the people do not care to exercise their freedom, those who wish to tyrranize will do so; for tyrants are active and ardent, and will devote themselves in the name of any number of gods, religious and otherwise, to put shackles upon sl

Eliot George

The world's great men have not commonly been great scholars, nor its great scholars great men.

Eliot George

The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means.

Eliot T.S.

Traffic signals in New York are just rough guidelines.

Eliot T.S.

The final delusion is the belief that one has lost all delusions.

Eliot T.S.

Politics is the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen.

Eliot T.Sessay

If a man stay away from his wife for seven years, the law presumes the separation to have killed him; yet according to our daily experience, it might well prolong his life.

Elizabeth I

Death is life's way of telling you you've been fired.

Elizabeth John Greenway

The first thing I do in the morning is brush my teeth and sharpen my tongue.


When we jumped into Sicily, the units became separated, and I couldn't find anyone. Eventually I stumbled across two colonels, a major, three captains, two lieutenants, and one rifleman, and we secured the bridge. Never in the history of war have s

Ellis Havelock

If atheism is to be used to express the state of mind in which God is identified with the unknowable, and theology is pronounced to be a collection of meaningless words about unintelligible chimeras, then I have no doubt, and I think few people doubt

Ellis Havelock

There are two kinds of fool. One says, "This is old, and therefore good." And one says, "This is new, and therefore better"

Ellis Nancy

The difference between sentiment and being sentimental is the following: Sentiment is when a driver swerves out of the way to avoid hitting a rabbit on the road. Being sentimental is when the same driver, when swerving away from the rabbit hits a pe

Ellison Harlan

I hate quotations.

Ellison Harlan

Things are more like they are today than they ever were before.

Elman Jeff

You can get much further with a kind word and a gun than you can with a kind word alone.

Emers Ralph Waldo

We have art that we do not die of the truth.

Emers Ralph Waldo

Tom Hayden is the kind of politician who gives opportunism a bad name.


It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.


There's nothing worse for your business than extra Santa Clauses smoking in the men's room.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

What excuses stand in your way? How can you eliminate them?

Emerson Ralph Waldo

I ain't got no quarrel with them Viet Congs.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Yes, I've now got this nice little apartment in New York, one of those L-shaped ones. Unfortunately, it's a lower case l.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

"I have to convince you, or at least snow you ..."

Emerson Ralph Waldo

I BET WHAT HAPPENED was they discovered fire and invented the wheel on the same day. Then that night, they burned the wheel.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

He that is giddy thinks the world turns round.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Plots are like girdles. Hidden, they hold your interest; revealed, they're of no interest except to fetishists. Like girdles, they attempt to contain an uncontainable experience.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

A myth is a religion in which no-one any longer believes.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

If you live in a country run by committee, be on the committee.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Live within your income, even if you have to borrow to do so.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

"Nuclear war would mean abolition of most comforts, and disruption of normal routines, for children and adults alike."

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles.

Emmons Marguerite

Veni, vidi, vici. [I came, I saw, I conquered].

Englan Mark Twain on New

Fame is a vapor; popularity an accident; the only earthly certainty is oblivion.

Ennius Quintus

Life is the living you do, Death is the living you don't do.

Ennius Quintus

The most disagreeable thing that your worst enemy says to your face does not approach what your best friends say behind your back.

Enou R.A. Heinlein

We should have a great many fewer disputes in the world if only words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.

Enoug Lazarus Long

A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.

Ephron Nora

What kind of sordid business are you on now? I mean, man, whither goest thou? Whither goest thou, America, in thy shiny car in the night?


In the Halls of Justice the only justice is in the halls.

Epstein M.D.

Let us not look back in anger or forward in fear, but around us in awareness.

Erasmus Desiderius

The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth.

Erica Jong

Plastic... Aluminum... These are the inheritors of the Universe! Flesh and Blood have had their day... and that day is past!

Erlich Paul

[Sir Stafford Cripps] has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.

Errol Flynn

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

Ertz Susan

She is not refined. She is not unrefined. She keeps a parrot.


Think lucky. If you fall in a pond, check your pockets for fish.

Escher M.C.

A vacuum is a hell of a lot better than some of the stuff that nature replaces it with.

Esquire Jun

Do you realize the responsibility I carry? I'm the only person standing between Nixon and the White House.

Estard Townsperson in

It is not enough that I should succeed. Others must fail.

Estes James

Ninety percent of the time things turn out worse than you thought they would. The other ten percent of the time you had no right to expect that much.

Estienne Henri

XLI: The more one produces, the less one gets. XLII: Simple systems are not feasible because they require infinite testing. XLIII: Hardware works best when it matters the least. XLIV: Aircraft flight in the 21st century will always be in a we


It's only by NOT taking the human race seriously that I retain what fragments of my once considerable mental powers I still possess.


Nothing, nothing, nothing, no error, no crime is so absolutely repugnant to God as everything which is official; and why? because the official is so impersonal and therefore the deepest insult which can be offered to a personality.


You probably wouldn't worry about what people think of you if you could know how seldom they do.


The longest part of the journey is said to be the passing of the gate.

Evans Bergan

If you go on with this nuclear arms race, all you are going to do is make the rubble bounce.

Examiner Watchman

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"If once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing; and from robbing he next comes to drinking and Sabbath-breaking, and from that to incivility and procrastination."
Thomas De Quincey

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