All Quotes and Proverbs

"Never wrestle with a pig. You both get all dirty, and the pig likes it."

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"New knowledge is the most valuable commodity on earth. The more truth we have to work with, the richer we become."

Kurt Vonnegut
Kurt Vonnegut "Breakfast of Champions"

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"New York will be a great place when they finish it."

 local saying
local saying

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Night is certainly more novel and less profane than day."

Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau "The Writings of Henry David Thoreau"

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Night is falling: at dusk, you must have good eyesight to be able to tell the Good Lord from the Devil."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Night's darkness is the bag that bursts with the gold of the dawn."

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Nine-tenths of wisdom consists in being wise in time."

Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"No animal ever invented anything so bad as drunkenness - or so good as drink."

Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Gilbert Keith Chesterton "All Things Considered"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No answer is also an answer."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls."

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No battle plan survives contact with the enemy."

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No ideas and the ability to express them? That's a journalist."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"No limits but the sky."

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra "Don Quixote de la Mancha"

Rating: 9.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"No man can be a patriot on an empty stomach."

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No man can climb out beyond the limitations of his own character."

Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"No man can understand why a woman shouldn't prefer a good reputation to a good time."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "Reflections of a Bachelor Girl"

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No man ever believes that the Bible means what it says: He is always convinced that it says what he means."

Rating: 6.43 (Number of Voters: 7)

"No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar."

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No man is a hero to his wife's psychiatrist."

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No man is rich enough to buy back his own past."

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde "An Ideal Husband"

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history."

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No man needs a vacation so much as the man who has just had one."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"No matter how cynical you get, it is impossible to keep up."

Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"No matter how much you feed the wolf, he keeps looking at the forest."

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"No matter how rich you become, how famous or powerful, when you die the size of your funeral will still pretty much depend on the weather."

Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"No matter what side of the argument you are on, you always find people on your side that you wish were on the other."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No nation ever had two better friends that we have. You know who they are? The Atlantic and Pacific oceans."

Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"No one can earn a million dollars honestly."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"No one can feel as helpless as the owner of a sick goldfish."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No one can read the Gospels without feeling the actual presence of Jesus. His personality pulsates in every word. No myth is filled with such life."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No one can resist an idea whose time has come."

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"No one is truly literate who cannot read his own heart."

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No one is without Christianity [...] Whatever its symbol - cross or crescent or whatever - that symbol is man's reminder of his duty inside the human race."

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"No one really listens to anyone else, and if you try it for a while you'll see why."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No one should be judge in his own case."

Publilius Syrus
Publilius Syrus "Sentences"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"No pain, no palm; no thorns, no throne; no gall, no glory; no cross, no crown."

William Penn
William Penn "No Cross, No Crown"

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"No poems can please for long or live that are written by water-drinkers."

Horace "Epistles"

Rating: 3.17 (Number of Voters: 6)

"No rules for success will work if you don't."

Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader."

Robert Lee Frost
Robert Lee Frost "Preface to Collected Poems"

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"No, God isn't dead; Freud and Marx are."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Nobody bores any man as much as an unhappy female."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Nobody dies of fatal truths these days: there are too many antidotes."

Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Nobody ever saw a dog make a fair and deliberate exchange of one bone for another with another dog."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Nobody outside of a baby carriage or a judge's chamber believes in an unprejudiced point of view. "

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Nobody talks so constantly about God as those who insist that there is no God."

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Noise, n. A stench in the ear. The chief product and authenticating sign of civilization."

Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)