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"Given the choice between accomplishing something and just lying around, I'd rather lie around. No contest."

Nader Ralph


Instead of loving your enemies, treat your friends a little better.

Naiman Arthur


Living in New York City gives people real incentives to want things that nobody else wants.

Napoleon


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

Napoleon


There is a good deal of solemn cant about the common interests of capital and labour. As matters stand, their only common interest is that of cutting each other's throat.

Napoleon


Certain passages in several laws have always defied interpretation and the most inexplicable must be a matter of opinion. A judge of the Court of Session of Scotland has sent the editors of this book his candidate which reads, "In the Nuts (unground

Napoleon I


were found to be wearing neckwear that was tighter than their neck circumference. The visual discrimination of the 22 subjects was evaluated using a critical flicker frequency (CFF) test. Results of the CFF test indicated that tight neckwear signifi

Napoleon I


I've got Hubert's pecker in my pocket.

Nash Ogden


He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news.

Nash Ogden


[Sir Stafford Cripps] has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.

Nash Ogden


It is something to be able to paint a particular picture, or to carve a statue, and so to make a few objects beautiful; but it is far more glorious to carve and paint the very atmosphere and medium through which we look, which morally we can do. T

Nash Ogden


The whole earth is in jail and we're plotting this incredible jailbreak.

Nehru Jawaharlal


It is easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.

Nelson Algren


"If once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing; and from robbing he next comes to drinking and Sabbath-breaking, and from that to incivility and procrastination."

Neophyte


If someone had told me I would be Pope one day, I would have studied harder.

Nero


Rule the Empire through force.

Nesbit Petersen


The ratio of literacy to illiteracy is a constant, but nowadays the illiterates can read.

Neuman Alfred E.


I value kindness to human beings first of all, and kindness to animals. I don't respect the law; I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger, the food cheaper, and old men

New York Times


A countryman between two lawyers is like a fish between two cats.

Newman Alfred E.


Two wrongs are only the beginning.

Newman Alfred E.


With reasonable men I will reason; with humane men I will plead; but to tyrants I will give no quarter.

Newman Edward Kasner


I reverently believe that the maker who made us all makes everything in New England, but the weather. I don't know who makes that, but I think it must be raw apprentices in the weather-clerks factory who experiment and learn how, in New England, fo

Nichols David


I'll never get off this planet.

Nicolaides


Nothing succeeds like success.

Nietzsche


Why be a man when you can be a success?

Nietzsche


It is annoying to be honest to no purpose.

Nietzsche


Put a rogue in the limelight and he will act like an honest man.

Nietzsche


... we must not judge the society of the future by considering whether or not we should like to live in it; the question is whether those who have grown up in it will be happier than those who have grown up in our society or those of the past.

Nietzsche


He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.

Nietzsche


When I hear a man applauded by the mob I always feel a pang of pity for him. All he has to do to be hissed is to live long enough.

Nietzsche


If one inquires why the American tradition is so strong against any connection of State and Church, why it dreads even the rudiments of religious teaching in state-maintained schools, the immediate and superficial answer is not far to seek. ... The

Nietzsche


There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Nietzsche


That government is best which governs least.

Nietzsche Friedrich


Maryel brought her bat into Exit once and started whacking people on the dance floor. Now everyone's doing it. It's called grand slam dancing.

Nietzsche Friedrich


All bad precedents began as justifiable measures.

Nietzsche Friedrich


Washington [D.C.] is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm.

Nietzsche Friedrich


God helps them that help themselves.

Nietzsche Friedrich


Writing is turning one's worst moments into money.

Nietzsche Friedrich


The trouble with superheros is what to do between phone booths.

Nietzsche Friedrich


There seems no plan because it is all plan.

Nietzsche Friedrich


Television is a medium because anything well done is rare.

Nietzsche Friedrich


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

Nimitz Admiral


Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.

Nixon Richard


"Somewhere", said Father Vittorini, "did Blake not speak of the Machineries of Joy? That is, did not God promote environments, then intimidate these Natures by provoking the existence of flesh, toy men and women, such as are we all? And thus happi

Nixon Richard


It seems to me that nearly every woman I know wants a man who knows how to love with authority. Women are simple souls who like simple things, and one of the simplest is one of the simplest to give. ... Our family airedale will come clear across t

Nixon Richard


She was good at playing abstract confusion in the same way a midget is good at being short.

Nixon Richard


America has been discovered before, but it has always been hushed up.

Nixon Richard


"Ubi non accusator, ibi non judex." (Where there is no police, there is no speed limit.)

Nixon Richard


There is a natural hootchy-kootchy to a goldfish.

Nixon Richard


Your wig steers the gig.

Nixon Richard


To listen to some devout people, one would imagine that God never laughs.

Nixon Richard M.


Several years ago, some smart businessmen had an idea: Why not build a big store where a do-it-yourselfer could get everything he needed at reasonable prices? Then they decided, nah, the hell with that, let's build a home center. And before long ho

Nixon Richard M.


Very few people do anything creative after the age of thirty-five. The reason is that very few people do anything creative before the age of thirty-five.

Nixon Richard M.


Hain't we got all the fools in town on our side? And hain't that a big enough majority in any town?

Nixon Richard M.


I BET WHAT HAPPENED was they discovered fire and invented the wheel on the same day. Then that night, they burned the wheel.

Nixon Tricia


I believe that Ronald Reagan will someday make this country what it once was ... an arctic wilderness.

Nixon Richard


Mum's the word.

Nixon Richard


Given a choice between grief and nothing, I'd choose grief.

Nixon Richard


There are no accidents whatsoever in the universe.

Nixon. Richard


In a museum in Havana, there are two skulls of Christopher Columbus, "one when he was a boy and one when he was a man."

Nobe Harold Urey


"My country, right or wrong" is a thing that no patriot would think of saying, except in a desperate case. It is like saying "My mother, drunk or sober."

Noe Roger


This was the most unkindest cut of all.

North Lt. Col. Ollie


The marriage of Marxism and feminism has been like the marriage of husband and wife depicted in English common law: Marxism and feminism are one, and that one is marxism.

North Oliver


To say you got a vote of confidence would be to say you needed a vote of confidence.

Norton


The penalty for laughing in a courtroom is six months in jail; if it were not for this penalty, the jury would never hear the evidence.

Novem The Realist


It is better to live rich than to die rich.

nominatio Senator





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