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New Year’s Day is to refuel life with a new enthusiasm that energizes to take everything in a more positive way and helps to stay committed to attain excellence that inspires everyone straightaway.

Anuj Somany

Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is to know when to forego an advantage.

Benjamin Disraeli

Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is to know when to forgo an advantage.

Benjamin Disraeli

Next to selfishness the principal cause which makes life unsatisfactory is want of mental cultivation.

John Sturart Mill, Defence of Hedonism

No birth certificate is issued when friendship is born. There is nothing tangible. There is just a feeling that your life is different and that your capacity to love and care has miraculously been enlarged with out any effort on your part. It's like having a tiny apartment and somebody moves in with you. But instead of becoming cramped and crowded, the space expands, and you discover rooms you never knew you had until your friend moved in with you.

Steve Tesich

No day is an ordinary day; all days are extraordinary, because life itself is extraordinary!

Mehmet Murat ildan

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 evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death.

Plato

No greater love hath a man than he lay down his life for his brother. Not for millions, .. not for glory, not for fame. For one person, .. in the dark .. where no one will ever know .. or see.

J. Michael Straczynski, Babylon 5 (Television Series) "Comes the Inquisitor"

No horse gets anywhere until he is harnessed. No stream or gas drives anything until it is confined. No Niagara is ever turned into light and power until it is tunneled. No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined.

Harry Emerson Fosdick

No life is so hard that you can't make it easier by the way you take it.

Ellen Glasgow

No life that breathes with human breath
Has ever truly longed for death.

Alfred Tennyson

No man enjoys the true taste of life, but he who is ready and willing to quit it.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

No man is a failure who is enjoying life.

William Faulkner

No man is truly great, who is great only in his life-time. The test of greatness is the page of history.

William Hazlitt, on the Pleasure of Hating

No man learns to know his inmost nature by introspection, for he rates himself sometimes too low, and often too high, by his own measurement. Man knows himself only by comparing himself with other men; it is life that touches his genuine worth.

Goethe

No man loves life like him that's growing old.

Sophocles

No man receives the full culture of a man in whom the sensibility to the beautiful is not cherished; and there is no condition of life from which it should be excluded. Of all luxuries this is the cheapest, and the most at hand, and most important to those conditions where coarse labor tends to give grossness to the mind.

William Ellery Channing

No man with a complex life can be happy! The simple secret of the happiness is simple life!

Mehmet Murat ildan

No man's life, liberty or property are safe while the legislature is in session.

Judge Gideon J. Tucker

No matter how old you are, there are certain moments in life when you need your father's hand and your mother's lap to comfort you, to give you the strength to fight and win against the odds. And no matter how old you become, or wherever you may be in this world, you'll realize that your father's hand and your mother's lap will always be there to comfort you and protect you throughout your life. No science or logic can explain this, for these are the matters of love and faith that defy all norms.

Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate

No matter how others treat you, be nice to all the people who touch your life. The only words you will regret years later in life, besides those you had left unspoken, will be the ones that you intentionally used to hurt others, Time and Words never come back, so use them with caution and care, always treating people with dignity and respect they deserve.

Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate

No matter what we have come through, or how many perils we have safely passed, or how many imperfect and jagged - in some places perhaps irreparably - our life has been, we cannot in our heart of hearts imagine how it could have been different. As we look back on it, it slips in behind us in orderly array, and, with all its mistakes, acquires a sort of eternal fitness, and even, at times, of poetic glamour.

Randolph Silliman Bourne

No matter what we want of life we have to give up something in order to get it.

Raymond Holliwell

No matter what you have presently. God still have more in stock for you. But you are expected to be diligent and proactive. Besides, he (God) never expects you to quit growing or expanding in life. Do remember, even the scripture says in (Proverbs 4 : 18) it says, the path of the just is like a shining light that shines more and more and never less unto the perfect day. That's what the scripture says. And that infers evidently, you still have more to achieve or acquire as far as you are still breathing in and out.

Emeasoba George

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