Quotes – E

Quotes Collection E – (author’s first name initial)

 

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“I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority.”

E.B. White

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“Whatever the majority of people is doing, under any given circumstances, if you do the exact opposite, you will probably never make another mistake as long as you live.”

Earl Nightingale

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“An economist is an expert who will know tomorrow why the things he predicted yesterday didn’t happen.”

Earl Wilson

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“Justice may be blind, but she has very sophisticated listening devices.”

Edgar Argo

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“It’s nothing against you to fall down flat, but to lie there–that’s disgrace.”

Edmund Vance Cooke

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“Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.”

Elbert Hubbard

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“Live truth instead of professing it.”

Elbert Hubbard

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“There is no failure except no longer trying.”

Elbert Hubbard

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“To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.”

Elbert Hubbard

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“Market research shows that Americans tell lies an average of 4 times per day. Actually, I just made that up. One down, three to go!”

Elizabeth Goldberg

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“When you do give a rat’s ass, nobody really appreciates that either.”

Elliott Downing

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“Shallow men believe in luck…. Strong men believe in cause and effect.”

Emerson

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“The nature of God is a circle of which the center is everywhere and the circumference is nowhere.”

Empedocles

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“I am returning this otherwise good typing paper to you because someone has printed gibberish all over it and put your name at the top.”

English Professor, Ohio University

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“‘One of these days’ is none of these days.”

English Proverb

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“What good is running if one is on the wrong road?”

English Proverb

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“We cannot be sure that we have something worth living for unless we are ready to die for it.”

Eric Hoffer

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“Thankfully, Darth Vader never thought of using the lesser-known Jedi colon trick.”

Eric Klinkowski

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“You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself.”

Ethel Barrymore

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“Cleverness is not wisdom.”

Euripides

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