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Nay, tempt me not to love again:
There was a time when love was sweet;
Dear Nea! had I known thee then,
Our souls had not been slow to meet!
But oh! this weary heart hath run
So many a time the rounds of pain,
Not even for thee, thou lovely one!
Would I endure such pangs again.

– Sir Thomas More
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Nearly all legislation involves a weighing of public needs as against private desires and likewise a weighing of relative social values.
– Louis D. Brandeis
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Nearly all legislation involves a weighing of public needs as against private desires; and likewise a weighing of relative social values.
– Louis D. Brandeis
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Nearly all marriages, even happy ones, are mistakes in the sense that almost certainly (in a more perfect world, or even with a little more care in this very imperfect one) both partners might be found more suitable mates. But the real soul-mate is the one you are actually married to.
– J. R. R. Tolkien
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Nearly all marriages, even happy ones, are mistakes: in the sense that almost certainly (in a more perfect world, or even with a little more care in this very imperfect one) both partners might be found more suitable mates. But the real soul-mate is the one you are actually married to.
– J. R. R. Tolkien, Letter to Michael Tolkien, March 1941
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Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
– Abraham Lincoln
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Nearly all men die of their remedies, and not of their illnesses.
– Jean Baptiste Poquelin Molire
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Necessity has no law.
– William Langland
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Necessity has the face of a dog.
– Gabriel García Márquez
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Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
– Karl Marx
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Necessity is the ethnicity of truth.
– Kedar Joshi
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Necessity is the most powerful divinity the world knows--it is the result of physical forces set in operation by ethical forces.
– Dr. Jose P. Rizal
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Necessity is the mother of invention.
– Anonymous
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Necessity is the mother of taking chances.
– Mark Twain
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Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants it is the creed of slaves.
– William Pitt
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Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.
– William Pitt
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Necessity knows no law.
– Publilius Syrus
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Necessity makes even the timid brave.
– Sallust, Roman historian and politician (c. 86-c. 35 B.C.)
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Necessity never made a good bargain.
– Benjamin Franklin
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Necessity, who is the mother of invention.
– Plato, The Republic
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Needless to say since Christ's expiation not one single Christian has been known to sin, or die.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
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Negative mind or mindset will hardly give you positive result. Thus, you've got to be positive-minded rather than negative-minded, come what may.
– Emeasoba George
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Negative thinking is always expensive--dragging us down mentally, emotionally, and physically--hence I refer to any indulgence in it as a luxury.
– Peter McWilliams
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Negative thoughts are the causes of all depression and all stress. Be positive; never infect your mind with negative thoughts.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.
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Neglecting your health is the equivalent to spitting in the face of everyone fighting to stay alive and of those who have lost their fight.
– Ingrid Weir
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