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"Why are we importing all these highbrow plays like `Amadeus'? I could have told you Mozart was a jerk for nothing."

Nader Ralph


He knows not how to know who knows not also how to unknow.

Naiman Arthur


Anything that is worth doing has been done frequently. Things hitherto undone should be given, I suspect, a wide berth.

Napoleon


There are no manifestos like cannon and musketry.

Napoleon


If we can ever make red tape nutritional, we can feed the world.

Napoleon


The mark of the immature man is that he wants to die nobly for a cause, while the mark of a mature man is that he wants to live humbly for one.

Napoleon I


All the waters of the earth are in the armpit of the Great Frog.

Napoleon I


The day advanced as if to light some work of mine; it was morning, and lo! now it is evening, and nothing memorable is accomplished.

Nash Ogden


They sentenced me to twenty years of boredom for trying to change the system from within. I'm coming now I'm coming to reward them. First we take Manhattan, then we take Berlin. I'm guided by a signal in the heavens. I'm guided by this birthmark

Nash Ogden


And tomorrow will be like today, only more so.

Nash Ogden


Fast ship? You mean you've never heard of the Millennium Falcon?

Nash Ogden


Necessity has no law.

Nehru Jawaharlal


When we jumped into Sicily, the units became separated, and I couldn't find anyone. Eventually I stumbled across two colonels, a major, three captains, two lieutenants, and one rifleman, and we secured the bridge. Never in the history of war have s

Nelson Algren


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

Neophyte


"I don't care who does the electing as long as I get to do the nominating."

Nero


If Jesus Christ were to come today, people would not even crucify him. They would ask him to dinner, and hear what he had to say, and make fun of it.

Nesbit Petersen


The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.

Neuman Alfred E.


Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition.

New York Times


I will make you shorter by the head.

Newman Alfred E.


When I saw a sign on the freeway that said, "Los Angeles 445 miles," I said to myself, "I've got to get out of this lane."

Newman Alfred E.


A priest asked: What is Fate, Master? And the Master answered: It is that which gives a beast of burden its reason for existence. It is that which men in former times had to bear upon their backs. It is that which has caused nations to build bywa

Newman Edward Kasner


The road to ruin is always in good repair, and the travellers pay the expense of it.

Nichols David


Three o'clock in the afternoon is always just a little too late or a little too early for anything you want to do.

Nicolaides


An idea is an eye given by God for the seeing of God. Some of these eyes we cannot bear to look out of, we blind them as quickly as possible.

Nietzsche


Ah, but a man's grasp should exceed his reach, Or what's a heaven for ?

Nietzsche


If you live in a country run by committee, be on the committee.

Nietzsche


... but as records of courts and justice are admissible, it can easily be proved that powerful and malevolent magicians once existed and were a scourge to mankind. The evidence (including confession) upon which certain women were convicted of witch

Nietzsche


Traveling through hyperspace isn't like dusting crops, boy.

Nietzsche


Armenians and Azerbaijanis in Stepanakert, capital of the Nagorno-Karabakh autonomous region, rioted over much needed spelling reform in the Soviet Union.

Nietzsche


Beware of mathematicians and all those who make empty prophecies. The danger already exists that the mathematicians have made covenant with the devil to darken the spirit and to confine man in the bonds of hell.

Nietzsche


He who writes with no misspelled words has prevented a first suspicion on the limits of his scholarship or, in the social world, of his general education and culture.

Nietzsche


All religions issue Bibles against Satan, and say the most injurious things against him, but we never hear his side.

Nietzsche


Credit ... is the only enduring testimonial to man's confidence in man.

Nietzsche Friedrich


If a jury in a criminal trial stays out for more than twenty-four hours, it is certain to vote acquittal, save in those instances where it votes guilty.

Nietzsche Friedrich


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

Nietzsche Friedrich


A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow.

Nietzsche Friedrich


Just once I would like to persuade the audience not to wear any article of blue denim. If only they could see themselves in a pair of brown corduroys like mine instead of this awful, boring blue denim. I don't enjoy the sky or sea as much as I used

Nietzsche Friedrich


The day will come when the mystical generation of Jesus, by the Supreme Being as his Father, in the womb of a virgin will be classified with the fable of the generation of Minerva in the brain of Jupiter. But we may hope that the dawn of reason and

Nietzsche Friedrich


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

Nietzsche Friedrich


For years a secret shame destroyed my peace

Nietzsche Friedrich


God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant and the cat. He has no real style, He just goes on trying other things.

Nietzsche Friedrich


I don't mind what Congress does, as long as they don't do it in the streets and frighten the horses.

Nimitz Admiral


A snake lurks in the grass.

Nixon Richard


Life is a concentration camp. You're stuck here and there's no way out and you can only rage impotently against your persecutors.

Nixon Richard


There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Nixon Richard


If you know the answer to a question, don't ask.

Nixon Richard


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

Nixon Richard


She applies her lipstick in spite of its contents: "greasy rouge, containing crushed and dried insect corpses for coloring, beeswax for stiffness, and olive oil to help it flow - the latter having the unfortunate tendency to go rancid several hours a

Nixon Richard


"I gained nothing at all from Supreme Enlightenment, and for that very reason it is called Supreme Enlightenment."

Nixon Richard


The faster I go, the behinder I get.

Nixon Richard


A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in students.

Nixon Richard M.


The only excuse for God is that he doesn't exist.

Nixon Richard M.


Nice guys finish last, but we get to sleep in.

Nixon Richard M.


There has been a little distress selling on the stock exchange.

Nixon Richard M.


Anyone who has had a bull by the tail knows five or six more things than someone who hasn't.

Nixon Tricia


There is an old time toast which is golden for its beauty. "When you ascend the hill of prosperity may you not meet a friend."

Nixon Richard


With all the talent around, it's sort of amazing that a woman could be up here with us.

Nixon Richard


The hater of property and of government takes care to have his warranty deed recorded, and the book written against fame and learning has the author's name on the title page.

Nixon Richard


The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Nixon. Richard


True leadership is the art of changing a group from what it is to what it ought to be.

Nobe Harold Urey


The human race is a race of cowards; and I am not only marching in that procession but carrying a banner.

Noe Roger


Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.

North Lt. Col. Ollie


No poet or novelist wishes he was the only one who ever lived, but most of them wish they were the only one alive, and quite a number fondly believe their wish has been granted.

North Oliver


It's not easy, being green.

Norton


If there were a school for, say, sheet metal workers, that after three years left its graduates as unprepared for their careers as does law school, it would be closed down in a minute, and no doubt by lawyers.

Novem The Realist


The truth is what is; what should be is a dirty lie.

nominatio Senator





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