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Chance is perhaps the work of God when He did not want to sign.

Eban Abba

The idea there was that consumers would bring their broken electronic devices, such as television sets and VCR's, to the destruction centers, where trained personnel would whack them (the devices) with sledgehammers. With their devices thus permanent

Eddie Cochran

You get what you pay for.

Edison Thomas Alva

Know what I hate most? Rhetorical questions.

Edman Irwin

Plumbing is one of the easier of do-it-yourself activities, requiring only a few simple tools and a willingness to stick your arm into a clogged toilet. In fact, you can solve many home plumbing problems, such as annoying faucet drip, merely by tur

Edward A. Murphy

We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who, content with his life, can retire from the world like a satisfied guest.

Edwards-Duff Ann

I never cheated an honest man, only rascals. They wanted something for nothing. I gave them nothing for something.

Edwin Meese

Anything is possible on paper.

Efrain Rios Montt

Let's remind ourselves that last year's fresh idea is today's cliche.

Einstein Albert

Once the toothpaste is out of the tube, it's hard to get it back in.

Einstein Albert

The tree in which the sap is stagnant remains fruitless.

Einstein Albert

Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.

Einstein Albert

About the time we think we can make ends meet, somebody moves the ends.

Einstein Albert

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

Einstein Albert

Pity the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.

Einstein Albert

If you think nobody cares if you're alive, try missing a couple of car payments.

Einstein Albert

Progress might have been all right once, but it's gone on too long.

Einstein Albert

Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.

Einstein. A.

It is through symbols that man consciously or unconsciously lives, works and has his being.

Eisenhower Dwight

Exceptions prove the rule, and wreck the budget.

Eisenhower Dwight D.

Practice yourself what you preach.

Eisenhower Dwight D.

He who knows that enough is enough will always have enough.

Eisenhower Dwight D.

Alas, I am dying beyond my means.

Eisenhower Dwight D.

Necessity hath no law.

Eisenhower Dwight

Anyone can do any amount of work provided it isn't the work he is supposed to be doing at the moment.

Elaine Stewart

The trouble with opportunity is that it always comes disguised as hard work.

Elder Pliny the

So you think that money is the root of all evil. Have you ever asked what is the root of money?

Eliot George

The first Rotarian was the first man to call John the Baptist "Jack."

Eliot George

We can embody the truth, but we cannot know it.

Eliot T.S.

It is bad luck to be superstitious.

Eliot T.S.

But the greatest Electrical Pioneer of them all was Thomas Edison, who was a brilliant inventor despite the fact that he had little formal education and lived in New Jersey. Edison's first major invention in 1877, was the phonograph, which could soo

Eliot T.S.

I know on which side my bread is buttered.

Eliot T.Sessay

The trouble with being punctual is that nobody's there to appreciate it.

Elizabeth I

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.

Elizabeth John Greenway

Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.


Yesterday I was a dog. Today I'm a dog. Tomorrow I'll probably still be a dog. Sigh! There's so little hope for advancement.

Ellis Havelock

Intellect annuls Fate. So far as a man thinks, he is free.

Ellis Havelock

Neckties strangle clear thinking.

Ellis Nancy

Don't get mad, get even.

Ellison Harlan

None love the bearer of bad news.

Ellison Harlan

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.

Elman Jeff

The primary cause of failure in electrical appliances is an expired warranty. Often, you can get an appliance running again simply by changing the warranty expiration date with a 15/64-inch felt-tipped marker.

Emers Ralph Waldo

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

Emers Ralph Waldo

I don't have any use for bodyguards, but I do have a specific use for two highly trained certified public accountants.


The early bird who catches the worm works for someone who comes in late and owns the worm farm.



Emerson Ralph Waldo

Take what you can use and let the rest go by.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

It is when I struggle to be brief that I become obscure.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Take the folks at Coca-Cola. For many years, they were content to sit back and make the same old carbonated beverage. It was a good beverage, no question about it; generations of people had grown up drinking it and doing the experiment in sixth gr

Emerson Ralph Waldo

My theology, briefly, is that the universe was dictated but not signed.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Business will be either better or worse.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

The most costly of all follies is to believe passionately in the palpably not true. It is the chief occupation of mankind.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Optimism is the content of small men in high places.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

There is no proverb that is not true.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

A memorandum is written not to inform the reader, but to protect the writer.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

When your work speaks for itself, don't interrupt.

Emerson Ralph Waldo

Every man who has reached even his intellectual teens begins to suspect that life is no farce; that it is not genteel comedy even; that it flowers and fructifies on the contrary out of the profoundest tragic depths of the essential death in which its

Emmons Marguerite

The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions.

Englan Mark Twain on New

If I cannot bend Heaven, I shall move Hell.

Ennius Quintus

Dying is a very dull, dreary affair. My advice to you is to have nothing whatever to do with it.

Ennius Quintus

An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest.

Enou R.A. Heinlein

The first requisite for immortality is death.

Enoug Lazarus Long

Nothing succeeds like the appearance of success.

Ephron Nora

An older student came to Otis and said, "I have been to see a great number of teachers and I have given up a great number of pleasures. I have fasted, been celibate and stayed awake nights seeking enlightenment. I have given up everything I was aske


The price of success in philosophy is triviality.

Epstein M.D.

A man's house is his castle.

Erasmus Desiderius

By the middle 1880's, practically all the roads except those in the South, were of the present standard gauge. The southern roads were still five feet between rails. It was decided to change the gauge of all southern roads to standard, in one day

Erica Jong

Don't go to bed with no price on your head.

Erlich Paul

Trust in Allah, but tie your camel.

Errol Flynn

It's always darkest just before the lights go out.

Ertz Susan

If ever the pleasure of one has to be bought by the pain of the other, there better be no trade. A trade by which one gains and the other loses is a fraud.


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

Escher M.C.

Our policy is, when in doubt, do the right thing.

Esquire Jun

If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Estard Townsperson in

I have a simple philosophy: Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. Scratch where it itches.

Estes James

Better late than never.

Estienne Henri

If little green men land in your back yard, hide any little green women you've got in the house.


We all live in a state of ambitious poverty.


A witty saying proves nothing.


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.


The truth of a thing is the feel of it, not the think of it.

Evans Bergan

The truth is rarely pure, and never simple.

Examiner Watchman

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