Sayings beginning with E. Select a saying for more details.

Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise

It is good for us to sleep early in the evening and wake early in the morning.

Easy come, easy go

If we get something (like money) easily and without effort, we can lose it easily too.

Empty vessels make the most noise

Stupid people speak loudest.

Even a worm will turn

Everybody will revolt if driven too far. Even the lowest of people, or animals, will revolt and hit back at some stage. Even a worm, the simplest of animals, will defend itself.

Every dog has his day

1) Even the lowest of us at some time has a chance to get revenge on an oppressor, no matter how powerful that oppressor may be. 2) We will all have good luck or success at some point in our lives.

Every man has his price

According to this saying, all people can be bribed if you pay enough.

Everything comes to him who waits

Patient people eventually receive all things.

Contributor: Josef Essberger