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What does education often do? It makes a straight cut ditch of a free meandering brook.

Nader Ralph


The problem that we thought was a problem was, indeed, a problem, but not the problem we thought was the problem.

Naiman Arthur


Things are more like they are today than they ever were before.

Napoleon


Circumstances rule men; men do not rule circumstances.

Napoleon


"There is no Father Christmas. It's just a marketing ploy to make low income parents' lives a misery." "... I want you to picture the trusting face of a child, streaked with tears because of what you just said." "I want you to picture the face of

Napoleon


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

Napoleon I


Whatever it is, I fear Greeks even when they bring gifts.

Napoleon I


Educational television should be absolutely forbidden. It can only lead to unreasonable disappointment when your child discovers that the letters of the alphabet do not leap up out of books and dance around with royal-blue chickens.

Nash Ogden


The seven deadly sins ... Food, clothing, firing, rent, taxes, respectability and children. Nothing can lift those seven milestones from man's neck but money; and the spirit cannot soar until the milestones are lifted.

Nash Ogden


Things are not always what they seem.

Nash Ogden


If a man stay away from his wife for seven years, the law presumes the separation to have killed him; yet according to our daily experience, it might well prolong his life.

Nash Ogden


"No job too big; no fee too big!"

Nehru Jawaharlal


You may have heard that a dean is to faculty as a hydrant is to a dog.

Nelson Algren


Reality is nothing but a collective hunch.

Neophyte


Having the fewest wants, I am nearest to the gods.

Nero


Work is the crab grass in the lawn of life.

Nesbit Petersen


Well begun is half done.

Neuman Alfred E.


The eye is a menace to clear sight, the ear is a menace to subtle hearing, the mind is a menace to wisdom, every organ of the senses is a menace to its own capacity. ... Fuss, the god of the Southern Ocean, and Fret, the god of the Northern Ocean, h

New York Times


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

Newman Alfred E.


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Newman Alfred E.


And tomorrow will be like today, only more so.

Newman Edward Kasner


Just remember, wherever you go, there you are.

Nichols David


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

Nicolaides


In this world, nothing is certain but death and taxes.

Nietzsche


It is better to live rich than to die rich.

Nietzsche


Being a woman is a terribly difficult trade, since it consists principally of dealings with men.

Nietzsche


It is a lesson which all history teaches wise men, to put trust in ideas, and not in circumstances.

Nietzsche


Wisdom is knowing what to do with what you know.

Nietzsche


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

Nietzsche


Nasrudin returned to his village from the imperial capital, and the villagers gathered around to hear what had passed. "At this time," said Nasrudin, "I only want to say that the King spoke to me." All the villagers but the stupidest ran off to spr

Nietzsche


God helps them that help themselves.

Nietzsche


We're only in it for the volume.

Nietzsche


Mundus vult decipi decipiatur ergo.

Nietzsche Friedrich


One man's Mede is another man's Persian.

Nietzsche Friedrich


Eggheads unite! You have nothing to lose but your yolks.

Nietzsche Friedrich


She cried, and the judge wiped her tears with my checkbook.

Nietzsche Friedrich


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

Nietzsche Friedrich


Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow!

Nietzsche Friedrich


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

Nietzsche Friedrich


A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.

Nietzsche Friedrich


What one believes to be true either is true or becomes true.

Nietzsche Friedrich


"Plaese porrf raed."

Nimitz Admiral


What you don't know won't help you much either.

Nixon Richard


No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.

Nixon Richard


The price of success in philosophy is triviality.

Nixon Richard


It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish.

Nixon Richard


A beginning is the time for taking the most delicate care that balances are correct.

Nixon Richard


Have you ever stopped to think what it would be like to have a woman President? "I can't deal with the Russians today. Not now. I've got my period."

Nixon Richard


If the colleges were better, if they really had it, you would need to get the police at the gates to keep order in the inrushing multitude. See in college how we thwart the natural love of learning by leaving the natural method of teaching what each

Nixon Richard


"Consequences, Schmonsequences, as long as I'm rich."

Nixon Richard


University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.

Nixon Richard M.


There are two ways of disliking art. One is to dislike it. The other is to like it rationally.

Nixon Richard M.


Live within your income, even if you have to borrow to do so.

Nixon Richard M.


The optimum committee has no members.

Nixon Richard M.


The lawgiver, of all beings, most owes the law allegiance. He of all men should behave as though the law compelled him. But it is the universal weakness of mankind that what we are given to administer we presently imagine we own.

Nixon Tricia


I'd be a poorer man if I'd never seen an eagle fly.

Nixon Richard


The average Ph.D thesis is nothing but the transference of bones from one graveyard to another.

Nixon Richard


Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.

Nixon Richard


If you wish to be happy for one hour, get drunk. If you wish to be happy for three days, get married. If you wish to be happy for a month, kill your pig and eat it. If you wish to be happy forever, learn to fish.

Nixon. Richard


Of all possible committee reactions to any given agenda item, the reaction that will occur is the one which will liberate the greatest amount of hot air.

Nobe Harold Urey


If you sell diamonds, you cannot expect to have many customers. But a diamond is a diamond even if there are no customers.

Noe Roger


Would ye both eat your cake and have your cake?

North Lt. Col. Ollie


"You would do well not to imagine profundity," he said. "Anything that seems of momentous occasion should be dwelt upon as though it were of slight note. Conversely, trivialities must be attended to with the greatest of care. Because death is moment

North Oliver


It is wise to keep in mind that neither success nor failure is ever final.

Norton


Neckties strangle clear thinking.

Novem The Realist


Death is life's way of telling you you've been fired.

nominatio Senator





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