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Not only is there no God, but try getting a plumber on weekends.
– Woody Allen
Not only the studying and writing of history but also the honoring of it both represent affirmations of a certain defiant faith-a desperate, unreasoning faith, if you will-but faith nevertheless in the endurance of this threatened world-faith in the total essentiality of historical continuity.
– George Frost Kennan
Not peace at any price! Chains are worse than bayonets.
– Douglas William Jerrold
Not snow, no, nor rain, nor heat, nor night keeps them from accomplishing their appointed courses with all speed.
– Herodotus
Not so many years ago there was no simpler or more intelligible notion than that of going on a journey. Travel --movement through space --provided the universal metaphor for change. One of the subtle confusions --perhaps one of the secret terrors --of modern life is that we have lost this refuge. No longer do we move through space as we once did.
– Daniel J. Boorstin
Not that the story need be long, but it will take a long while to make it short.
– Henry David Thoreau
Not that you lied to me, but that I no longer believe you, has shaken me.
– Friedrich Nietzsce, Beyond Good and Evil
Not the senses I have but what I do with them is my kingdom.
– Helen Keller
Not till we are lost, in other words, not till we have lost the world, do we begin to find ourselves, and realize the infinite extent of our relations.
– Henry David Thoreau
Not time, but the clock, that's what you can block.
– Volodymyr Knyr
Not to attend at the door of the wealthy, and not to use the voice of petition?these constitute the best life of a man.
– The Hitopadesa
Not to be absolutely certain is, I think, one of the essential things in rationality.
– Bertrand Russell
Not to be cheered by praise, Not to be grieved by blame, But to know thoroughly ones own virtues or powers Are the characteristics of an excellent man.
– Saskya Pandita
Not to be cheered by praise,
Not to be grieved by blame,
But to know thoroughly ones own virtues or powers
Are the characteristics of an excellent man.

– Saskya Pandita
Not to climb the high places lonely, but to climb there all together, to rise en masse! This is the way!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Not to feel one's misfortunes is not human, not to bear them in not manly.
– Seneca
Not to have control over the senses is like sailing in a rudderless ship, bound to break to pieces on coming in contact with the very first rock.
– Mahatma Gandhi
Not to know is bad not to wish to know is worse.
– African Proverb
Not to know the events which happened before one was born, that is to remain always a boy.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero
Not to know what has been transacted in former times is to be always a child. If no use is made of the labors of past ages, the world must remain always in the infancy of knowledge.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero
Not until we dare to regard ourselves as a nation, not until we respect ourselves, can we gain the esteem of others, or rather only then will it come of its own accord.
– Albert Einstein
Not vain the weakest, if their force unite.
– Homer
Not wanting to die was another universal constant, it seemed.
– Robert J. Sawyer
Not what man knows but what man feels, concerns art. All else is science.
– Bernard Berenson
Not what we have But what we enjoy, constitutes our abundance.
– John Petit Senn

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