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No deep and strong feeling, such as we may come across here and there in the world, is unmixed with compassion. The more we love, the more the object of our love seems to us to be a victim.
– Boris Pasternak
No degree of dullness can safeguard a work against the determination of critics to find it fascinating.
– Harold Rosenberg
No democracy has ever long survived the failure of its adherents to be ready to die for it. My own conviction is this, the people must either go on or go under.
– David Lloyd George
No dictator, no invader, can hold an imprisoned population by force of arms forever. There is no greater power in the universe than the need for freedom. Against that power, governments and tyrants and armies cannot stand. The Centauri learned this lesson once. We will teach it to them again. Though it take a thousand years, we will be free.
– J. Michael Straczynski
No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other's worth.
– Robert Southey
No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are throughout persuaded of each other's worth.
– Robert Southey
No doesn't always mean no; sometimes it means not right now.
– Vikrant Parsai
No doubt alcohol, tobacco, and so forth, are things that a saint must avoid, but sainthood is a thing that human beings must avoid.
– George Orwell
No doubt Jack the Ripper excused himself on the grounds that it was human nature.
– A.A. Milne
No doubt there are other important things in life besides conflict, but there are not many other things so inevitably interesting. The very saints interest us most when we think of them as enganged in a conflict with the Devil.
– Robert Lynd
No enterprise is more likely to succeed than one concealed from the enemy until it is ripe for execution.
– Niccolo Machiavelli
No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting.
– Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam War. It was misreported then, and it is misremembered now.
– Richard Milhous Nixon
No evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death.
– Plato
No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in, and make no effort to escape from.
– George Eliot
No evil dooms us hopelessly, except the evil we love, and desire to continue in and make no effort to escape from.
– George Eliot, internet
No evil is without its compensation. The less money, the less trouble the less favor, the less envy. Even in those cases which put us out of wits, it is not the loss itself, but the estimate of the loss that troubles us.
– Seneca
No evil propensity of the human heart is so powerful that it may not be subdued by discipline.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
No eyes can read the future, because it is a book not yet written!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
No facts are to me sacred none are profane I simply experiment, an endless seeker with no Past at my back.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
No families take so little medicine as those of doctors, except those of apothecaries.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
No fathers and mothers think their own children ugly, and this self-deceit is yet stronger with respect to the offspring of the mind.
– Cervantes
No fine work can be done without concentration and self-sacrifice and toil and doubt.
– Max Beerbohm
No flower is happy in a vase, because vase is nothing but an ornate coffin for the flower.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
No flower of art ever fully blossomed save it was nourished by tears of agony.
– Isadora Duncan, The Sensational Life of Isadora Duncan

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