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I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.

Eban Abba

The road to ruin is always in good repair, and the travellers pay the expense of it.

Eddie Cochran

Ninety percent of everything is crap.

Edison Thomas Alva

You can bear anything if it isn't your own fault.

Edman Irwin

"Well," Brahma said, "even after ten thousand explanations, a fool is no wiser, but an intelligent man requires only two thousand five hundred."

Edward A. Murphy

Charity begins at home.

Edwards-Duff Ann

How apt the poor are to be proud.

Edwin Meese

If any demonstrator ever lays down in front of my car, it'll be the last car he ever lays down in front of.

Efrain Rios Montt

If there is a sin against life, it consists perhaps not so much in despairing of life as in hoping for another life and in eluding the implacable grandeur of this life.

Einstein Albert

How can you govern a nation which has 246 kinds of cheese?

Einstein Albert

When eating an elephant take one bite at a time.

Einstein Albert

A classic is something that everyone wants to have read and nobody wants to read.

Einstein Albert

There is no doubt that my lawyer is honest. For example, when he filed his income tax return last year, he declared half of his salary as 'unearned income.'

Einstein Albert

No television performance takes as much preparation as an off-the-cuff talk.

Einstein Albert

He that teaches himself has a fool for a master.

Einstein Albert

Catholicism has changed tremendously in the recent years. Now when Communion is served there is also a salad bar.

Einstein Albert

No group of professionals meets except to conspire against the public at large.

Einstein Albert

It is imperative when flying coach that you restrain any tendency toward the vividly imaginative. For although it may momentarily appear to be the case, it is not at all likely that the cabin is entirely inhabited by crying babies smoking inexpensiv

Einstein. A.

To be excellent when engaged in administration is to be like the North Star. As it remains in its one position, all the other stars surround it.

Eisenhower Dwight

Capitalism is the extraordinary belief that the nastiest of men, for the nastiest of reasons, will somehow work for the benefit of us all.

Eisenhower Dwight D.

It took me fifteen years to discover that I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't give it up because by that time I was too famous.

Eisenhower Dwight D.

Every why hath a wherefore.

Eisenhower Dwight D.

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

Eisenhower Dwight D.

I will make you shorter by the head.

Eisenhower Dwight

The opposite of talking isn't listening. The opposite of talking is waiting.

Elaine Stewart

"Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away".

Elder Pliny the

Monterey... is decidedly the pleasantest and most civilized-looking place in California ... [it] is also a great place for cock-fighting, gambling of all sorts, fandangos, and various kinds of amusements and knavery.

Eliot George

She often gave herself very good advice (though she very seldom followed it).

Eliot George

We have nowhere else to go... this is all we have.

Eliot T.S.

Many a bum show has been saved by the flag.

Eliot T.S.

The proof of the pudding is in the eating.

Eliot T.S.

If you can count your money, you don't have a billion dollars.

Eliot T.Sessay

Let us never negotiate out of fear, but let us never fear to negotiate.

Elizabeth I

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

Elizabeth John Greenway

The first requisite for immortality is death.


The trouble is, there is an endless supply of White Men, but there has always been a limited number of Human Beings.

Ellis Havelock

It's odd, and a little unsettling, to reflect upon the fact that English is the only major language in which "I" is capitalized; in many other languages "You" is capitalized and the "i" is lower case.

Ellis Havelock

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

Ellis Nancy

They can't stop us... we're on a mission from God!

Ellison Harlan

It is better to have loved and lost

Ellison Harlan

If you want to get rich from writing, write the sort of thing that's read by persons who move their lips when the're reading to themselves.

Elman Jeff

The more I see of men the more I admire dogs.

Emers Ralph Waldo

I was part of that strange race of people aptly described as spending their lives doing things they detest to make money they don't want to buy things they don't need to impress people they dislike.

Emers Ralph Waldo

Forgive him, for he believes that the customs of his tribe are the laws of nature!


If it takes a bloodbath, lets get it over with. No more appeasement.


Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Don't buy a landslide. I don't want to have to pay for one more vote than I have to.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Briefly stated, the findings are that when presented with an array of data or a sequence of events in which they are instructed to discover an underlying order, subjects show strong tendencies to perceive order and causality in random arrays, to perc

Emerson Ralph Waldo

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

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Have the courage to take your own thoughts seriously, for they will shape you.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Never trust an automatic pistol or a D.A.'s deal.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

There is no doubt that my lawyer is honest. For example, when he filed his income tax return last year, he declared half of his salary as 'unearned income.'

Emerson Ralph Waldo

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

Emerson Ralph Waldo

There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Grief can take care of itself; but to get the full value of a joy you must have somebody to divide it with.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

You know it's Monday when you wake up and it's Tuesday.

Emmons Marguerite

"It was a Roman who said it was sweet to die for one's country. The Greeks never said it was sweet to die for anything. They had no vital lies."

Englan Mark Twain on New

To stay young requires unceasing cultivation of the ability to unlearn old falsehoods.

Ennius Quintus

If little else, the brain is an educational toy.

Ennius Quintus

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

Enou R.A. Heinlein

"MacDonald has the gift on compressing the largest amount of words into the smallest amount of thoughts."

Enoug Lazarus Long

True to our past we work with an inherited, observed, and accepted vision of personal futility, and of the beauty of the world.

Ephron Nora

Nice guys finish last.


This wasn't just plain terrible, this was fancy terrible. This was terrible with raisins in it.

Epstein M.D.

Ten years of rejection slips is nature's way of telling you to stop writing.

Erasmus Desiderius

Were it not for the presence of the unwashed and the half-educated, the formless, queer and incomplete, the unreasonable and absurd, the infinite shapes of the delightful human tadpole, the horizon would not wear so wide a grin.

Erica Jong

You can't hold a man down without staying down with him.

Erlich Paul

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

Errol Flynn

Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.

Ertz Susan

God help those who do not help themselves.


Either I'm dead or my watch has stopped.

Escher M.C.

Too much of everything is just enough.

Esquire Jun

It's easier to take it apart than to put it back together.

Estard Townsperson in

Sho' they got to have it against the law. Shoot, ever'body git high, they wouldn't be nobody git up and feed the chickens. Hee-hee.

Estes James

Sometimes I worry about being a success in a mediocre world.

Estienne Henri

I knew her before she was a virgin.


The Israelis are the Doberman pinschers of the Middle East. They treat the Arabs like postmen.


Nullum magnum ingenium sine mixtura dementiae fuit. [There is no great genius without some touch of madness.]


The world has many unintentionally cruel mechanisms that are not designed for people who walk on their hands.


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

Evans Bergan

English literature's performing flea.

Examiner Watchman

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