All Quotes and Proverbs

"Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Everything will pass, and the world will perish, but the Ninth Symphony will remain."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Everything you can imagine is real."


Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Everything's got a moral, if only you can find it."

Lewis Carroll
Lewis Carroll "Alice`s Adventures in Wonderland"

Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Evil indeed is the man who has not one woman to mourn him."

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle "The Hound of the Baskervilles"

Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Evil is done without effort, naturally, it is the working of fate; good is always the product of an art."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Evil is something you recognize immediately you see it: it works through charm."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Evil spreads with the wind; truth is capable of speading even against it."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Exactitude is not truth."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Excellence is not a destination; it is a continuous journey that never ends."


Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Excess of joy is harder to bear than any amount of sorrow."


Rating: 3.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Existentialism is about being a saint without God; being your own hero, without all the sanction and support of religion or society."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained."

Joseph Roux
Joseph Roux "Meditations of a Parish Priest"

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Experience is a dim lamp, which only lights the one who bears it."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Experience is a good school. But the fees are high."


Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Experience is a good teacher, but she sends in terrific bills."

Minna Antrim
Minna Antrim "Naked Truth and Veiled Allusions"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Experience is not always the kindest of teachers, but it is surely the best."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him."

Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley "Texts and Pretexts"

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Experience is that marvelous thing that enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Experience is the father of wisdom and memory the mother."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes."

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde "Lady Windermere's Fan"

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Experience is the teacher of all things."


Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want."


Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Experience is what you get while looking for something else."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Experience teaches that a strong memory is generally joined to a weak judgment."


Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Experience without learning is better than learning without experience."


Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Experiments are mediators between nature and idea."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe "Sayings in Prose"

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Facts and truth really don't have much to do with each other."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Facts are generally overesteemed. For most practical purposes, a thing is what men think it is. When they judged the earth flat, it was flat. As long as men thought slavery tolerable, tolerable it was. We live down here among shadows, shadows among shadows."

John Updike
John Updike "Buchanan Dying"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Facts are many, but the truth is one."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence."


Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Facts without theory is trivia. Theory without facts is bullshit."


Rating: 8.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Failure is nature's plan to prepare you for great responsibilities."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Failure is not the only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others."


Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Failure is success if we learn from it."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Failure is the only opportunity to begin more intelligently."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Failure to prepare is preparing to fail."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Fairy tales are more than true - not because they tell us dragons exist, but because they tell us dragons can be beaten."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe."

Voltaire
Voltaire "Questions sur l'Encyclopédie"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Faith is a wonderful thing, but doubt gets you an education."

Wilson Mizner
Wilson Mizner "Epigrams"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Faith is not faith until it's all you're holding on to."


Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has accepted, in spite of your changing moods."

Clive Staples Lewis
Clive Staples Lewis "Mere Christianity"

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Faith is the bird that feels the light and sings when the dawn is still dark."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)