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Education is what survives when what has been learnt has been forgotten.

Nader Ralph


...He who laughs does not believe in what he laughs at, but neither does he hate it. Therefore, laughing at evil means not preparing oneself to combat it, and laughing at good means denying the power through which good is self-propagating.

Naiman Arthur


As well look for a needle in a bottle of hay.

Napoleon


I am America's child, a spastic slogging on demented limbs drooling I'll trade my PhD for a telephone voice.

Napoleon


Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket.

Napoleon


A journey of a thousand miles starts under one's feet.

Napoleon I


In spite of everything, I still believe that people are good at heart.

Napoleon I


You never have to change anything you got up in the middle of the night to write.

Nash Ogden


... it still remains true that as a set of cognitive beliefs about the existence of God in any recognizable sense continuous with the great systems of the past, religious doctrines constitute a speculative hypothesis of an extremely low order of prob

Nash Ogden


What's a cult? It just means not enough people to make a minority.

Nash Ogden


If a fool persists in his folly he shall become wise.

Nash Ogden


In every country and every age, the priest has been hostile to Liberty.

Nehru Jawaharlal


Inglish Spocken Hier: some mangled translations Various signs in Poland: Right turn toward immediate outside. Go soothingly in the snow, as there lurk the ski demons. Five o'clock tea at all hours. In a men's washroom in Sidney:

Nelson Algren


It has been said [by Anatole France], "it is not by amusing oneself that one learns," and, in reply: "it is *____only* by amusing oneself that one can learn."

Neophyte


The fact that it works is immaterial.

Nero


I'll burn my books.

Nesbit Petersen


The Almighty in His infinite wisdom did not see fit to create Frenchmen in the image of Englishmen.

Neuman Alfred E.


Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.

New York Times


Life is the living you do, Death is the living you don't do.

Newman Alfred E.


per year.

Newman Alfred E.


We may not be able to persuade Hindus that Jesus and not Vishnu should govern their spiritual horizon, nor Moslems that Lord Buddha is at the center of their spiritual universe, nor Hebrews that Mohammed is a major prohpet, nor Christians that Shinto

Newman Edward Kasner


"Remember, if it's being done correctly, here or abroad, it's ___not the U.S. Army doing it!"

Nichols David


Recently deceased blues guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan "comes to" after his death. He sees Jimi Hendrix sitting next to him, tuning his guitar. "Holy cow," he thinks to himself, "this guy is my idol." Over at the microphone, about to sing, are Jim Mo

Nicolaides


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

Nietzsche


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

Nietzsche


No is no negative in a woman's mouth.

Nietzsche


There is no fool to the old fool.

Nietzsche


Skill without imagination is craftsmanship and gives us many useful objects such as wickerwork picnic baskets. Imagination without skill gives us modern art.

Nietzsche


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.

Nietzsche


The only really good place to buy lumber is at a store where the lumber has already been cut and attached together in the form of furniture, finished, and put inside boxes.

Nietzsche


Unprovided with original learning, unformed in the habits of thinking, unskilled in the arts of composition, I resolved to write a book.

Nietzsche


Women of genius commonly have masculine faces, figures and manners. In transplanting brains to an alien soil God leaves a little of the original earth clinging to the roots.

Nietzsche


No good deed goes unpunished.

Nietzsche Friedrich


Well begun is half done.

Nietzsche Friedrich


The best case: Get salary from America, build a house in England, live with a Japanese wife, and eat Chinese food. Pretty good case: Get salary from England, build a house in America, live with a Chinese wife, and eat Japanese food. The wo

Nietzsche Friedrich


There's nothing to writing. All you do is sit at a typewriter and open a vein.

Nietzsche Friedrich


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

Nietzsche Friedrich


In charity there is no excess.

Nietzsche Friedrich


I'm going to raise an issue and stick it in your ear.

Nietzsche Friedrich


... Our second completely true news item was sent to me by Mr. H. Boyce Connell Jr. of Atlanta, Ga., where he is involved in a law firm. One thing I like about the South is, folks there care about tradition. If somebody gets handed a name like "H.

Nietzsche Friedrich


Believe everything you hear about the world; nothing is too impossibly bad.

Nietzsche Friedrich


Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be first overcome.

Nimitz Admiral


You can observe a lot just by watching.

Nixon Richard


They have been at a great feast of languages, and stolen the scraps.

Nixon Richard


Man is the measure of all things.

Nixon Richard


One of my favorite jokes, a telling commentary on Jewish mothers' capacity to lay on guilt, involves the mother who gave her son two neckties on Chanuka. The boy hurried into his bedroom, ripped off the tie he was wearing, put on one of the ties his

Nixon Richard


"Rembrandt's first name was Beauregard, which is why he never used it."

Nixon Richard


The faster we go, the rounder we get.

Nixon Richard


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

Nixon Richard


The two most beautiful words in the English language are "Cheque Enclosed."

Nixon Richard


Politics, like religion, hold up the torches of matrydom to the reformers of error.

Nixon Richard M.


Yevtushenko has... an ego that can crack crystal at a distance of twenty feet.

Nixon Richard M.


"To YOU I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition."

Nixon Richard M.


One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say.

Nixon Richard M.


I am a man: nothing human is alien to me.

Nixon Tricia


Never buy from a rich salesman.

Nixon Richard


The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.

Nixon Richard


Call on God, but row away from the rocks.

Nixon Richard


"And Bezel saideth unto Sham: `Sham,' he saideth, `Thou shalt goest unto the town of Begorrah, and there thou shalt fetcheth unto thine bosom 35 talents, and also shalt thou fetcheth a like number of cubits, provideth that they are nice and fresh.'"

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

Nobe Harold Urey


When the blind lead the blind they will both fall over the cliff.

Noe Roger


To err is human, to repent, divine, to persist, devilish.

North Lt. Col. Ollie


He who despairs over an event is a coward, but he who holds hopes for the human condition is a fool.

North Oliver


The road to Hades is easy to travel.

Norton


The secret source of humor is not joy but sorrow; there is no humor in Heaven.

Novem The Realist


Necessity has no law.

nominatio Senator





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