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No one that ever lived has ever had enough power, prestige, or knowledge to overcome the basic condition of all life - you win some and you lose some.

Ken Keyes

No one who has come to true greatness has not felt in some degree that his life belongs to the people, and what God has given them he gives it for mankind.

Phillips Brooks

No rules exist, and examples are simply life-savers answering the appeals of rules making vain attempts to exist.

André Breton

No steam or gas drives anything until it is confined. No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined.

Harry Emerson Fosdick

No steam or gas ever drives anything until it is confined. No Niagara is ever turned into light and power until it is tunneled. No life ever grows until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined.

Harry Emerson Fosdick

No thoughtful man ever came to the end of his life, and had time and a little space of calm from which to look back upon it, who did not know and acknowledge that it was what he had done unselfishly and for others, and nothing else, that satisfied him in the retrospect, and made him feel that he had played the man.

Woodrow Wilson

No trumpets sound when the important decisions of our life are made. Destiny is made known silently.

Agnes de Mille

No, I'm the human here. I'm the life at stake. I'm the one with fingernails, who feels pain. Me".

Alicen Grey

Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Nobody can be kinder than the narcissist while you react to life in his own terms.

Elizabeth Bowen

Nobody dast blame this man. For a salesman, there is no rock bottom to the life. He don't put a bolt to a nut, he don't tell you the law or give you medicine. He's a man way out there in the blue, riding on a smile and a shoeshine. And when they start not smiling back -- that's an earthquake. And then you get yourself a couple of spots on your hat, and you're finished. Nobody dast blame this man. A salesman is got to dream, boy. It comes with the territory.

Arthur Miller

Nobody gets to live life backwards. Look ahead -- that's where your future lies.

Ann Landers

Nobody has a perfect life. What you see on the screen is the best of the artist.

Rene Angelil

Nobody in this world can explain you the meaning of life, but I can explain it only in four words and these are – I also don’t know.

Vikrant Parsai

Nobody, as long as he moves about among the chaotic currents of life, is without trouble.

Carl Jung

Nobody, as long as he moves about among the currents of life, is without trouble.

Carl Gustav Jung

Non-political conclusion- Egypt: Those days following the catastroph 25th of January, my philosophy about the abstract meanings of humanity and life have been amended, that I observed how much of hideous dirt exists deep inside the Egyptian individuals, that such days immensly braught it up to the surface..

The wise Pharoah Moe

None can be an impartial or wise observer of human life but from the vantage ground of what we should call voluntary poverty.

Henry David Thoreau

None has more frequent conversations with a disagreeable self than the man of pleasure; his enthusiasms are but few and transient; his appetites, like angry creditors, are continually making fruitless demands for what he is unable to pay; and the greater his former pleasures, the more strong his regret, the more impatient his expectations. A life of pleasure is, therefore, the most unpleasing life.

James Goldsmith

None meet life honestly and few heroically.

Clarence Darrow

Nonlethal weapons can provide life-conserving, environmentally friendly, and fiscally-responsible options between talking and shooting.

Chris Morris

Not Ready Throughout our lives we continue to progress as we are able. Some of s move more rapidly than others, and dat's O'tay. Being that we are each unique, we therefore travel on our, hopefully chosen, ourselves. We are sometimes shone aspects of life that we unable to understand through whatever reason. We also have come into our life's events, occurrences, people that appear at just the correct time. Being ready to receive the pitch, the catcher prepares to catch. It might be good to do the same. Getting ready is a step towards receiving. KnowyerLoved, CWD

Carl DeHaven

Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that life is serious.

Brendan Gill

Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued.

Socrates

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