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Necessity is the mother of invention.
Neither a borrower nor a lender be.
Never buy a pig in a poke.
Never do things by halves.
Never judge by appearances.
Never look a gift horse in the mouth.
Never make two bites of a cherry.
Never put off till tomorrow what may be done today.
Never say die.
Never spend your money before you have it.
Never spur a willing horse.
New brooms sweep clean.
Ninety per cent of inspiration is perspiration.
No answer is also an answer.
No gain without pain.
No man can serve two masters.
No news is good news.
A nod is as good as a wink.
None so deaf as those who won't hear.
Nothing is given so freely as advice.
Nothing seek, nothing find.
Nothing succeeds like success.
Once bitten, twice shy.
One cannot be in two places at once.
One cannot put back the clock.
One foot is better than two crutches.
One good turn deserves another.
One is never too old to learn.
One lie makes many.
One man sows and another reaps.
One man's meat is another man's poison.
One pair of heels is often worth two pairs of hands.
One swallow does not make a summer.
Only the wearer knows where the shoe pinches.
Opportunity seldom knocks twice.
Out of sight, out of mind.
Nature abhors a vacuum.
The nearer the church, the farther from God.
Necessity knows no law.
Needs must when the devil drives.
Never ask pardon before you are accused.
Never make threats you cannot carry out.
Never tell your enemy that your foot aches.
Never trouble trouble till trouble troubles you.
No cross, no crown.
No man is a hero to his valet.
No man is content with his lot.
No man is indispensable.
No man is infallible.
No names, no pack drill.
A nod is as good as a wink to a blind horse.
None but the brave deserves the fair.
None so blind as those who won't see.
Not good is it to harp on the frayed string.
Nothing is as good as it seems beforehand.
Nothing is so certain as the unexpected.
Nothing so bad but might have been worse.
Nothing stake, nothing draw.
Nothing venture, nothing have.
Of two evils, choose the lesser.
An old poacher makes the best keeper.
One beats the bush, and another catches the birds.
One must draw back in order to leap better.
One must draw the line somewhere.
One of these days is none of these days.
One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.
One volunteer is worth two pressed men.
Open confession is good for the soul.
Opportunity makes the thief.
Other times, other manners.
An ounce of discretion is worth a pound of wit.
Out of debt, out of danger.

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