Wise Sayings: Letter N

Page: 17

  • Pride
  • Opportunity
  • Beauty
  • Wisdom
  • Luck
  • Friendship
  • Self-reliance
  • Revolution
  • Conscience
  • Attitude
  • Children
  • Truth
  • The conduct of life
  • Journeys
  • Permanence and change

  • Unknown
  • Ben Franklin
  • Jonathan Swift
  • Sir Leslie Stephen
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Miguel de Cervantes
  • Aesop
  • R Forby
  • Desiderius Erasmus
  • Sir Thomas More
  • J Bridges
  • James Ray
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • William Hone
  • John Heywood

  • Chinese
  • Latin Proverb
  • Egyptian
  • Iranian
  • Italian
  • French Proverb
  • Filipino
  • African proverb
  • English
  • French
  • Vietnamese
  • Samoan
  • Scottish Proverb
  • English Proverb
  • Indonesian

  • Qoutes: N [N 1] [N 2] [N 3] [N 4] [N 5] [N 6] [N 7] [N 8] [N 9] [N 10] [N 11] [N 12] [N 13] [N 14] [N 15] [N 16] [N 17] [N 18] [N 19] [N 20]

    Wise Sayings


    Not every one that dances is glad.

    Source: French
    Not every sort of wood is fit to make an arrow.

    Source: French
    Not every wood will make wooden shoes.

    Source: Danish
    Not every word requires an answer.

    Source: Italian
    Not everyone who has a cowl on is a monk.

    Source: Russian
    Not everyone who sits in the seat of honor is master.

    Source: Yiddish
    Not everything is a mermaid that dives into the water.

    Source: Russian
    Not everything that is bad comes to hurt us.

    Source: Italian
    Not everything which is bad comes to hurt us.

    Source: Italian
    Not everything you hear is good for talk
    Category: Gossip Source: Japanese
    Not having enough is like not having anything.

    Source: Italian
    Not he gives who likes, but who has.

    Source: Spanish
    Not the cry, but the flight of the wild duck, leads the flock to fly and follow.

    Source: Spanish
    Not to advance is to recede.

    Source: Latin
    Not to be ashamed of sin is to sin double.

    Source: German
    Not to disturb that which is at rest.

    Source: Latin
    Not to know is bad; not to wish to know is worse.

    Source: Nigerian
    Not to know the good we have Till time has stolen the cherish'd gift away, Is cause of half the misery that we feel, And makes the world the wilderness it is.

    Source: Nigerian
    Not to oversee workmen, is to leave your purse open.

    Source: Nigerian
    Not to wish to recover is a mortal symptom.

    Source: Spanish
    Not too little, not too much.

    Source: German
    Not wine . . . men intoxicate themselves; not vice . . . men entice themselves.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Not words but knocks.

    Source: Latin
    Nothing answers worse than too high farming.

    Source: Latin
    Nothing bears a stronger resemblance to a madman than a man when drunk.

    Source: Latin
    Proverbs by ABC:
    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z