A List of Proverbs

This is A List of Proverbs beginning with
N. Use a proverb from This List wisely in your writings and speech and make yourself brief.

• Nature abhors a vacuum.

• Nearest is dearest.

• Necessity hath no law.

• Necessity is the mother of invention.

• Needles and pins, when a man is married then trouble begins.

• Neither wise men nor fools can work without tools.

• Never a rose without thorns.

• Never cross the bridge until you have come to it.

• Never damn the bridge that you have crossed.

• Never do things by halves.

• Never hit a man when he’s down.

• Never look a gift horse in the mouth.

• Never put off till tomorrow what may be done today.

• Never say die! Up man, and try.

• Never spoil the ship for a ha’p’orth of tar.

• Never too old to learn; never too late to turn.

• Never trouble trouble till trouble troubles you.

• New brooms sweep clean.

• No gains without pains.

• No living man, all things.

• No man is indispensable.

• No man is without enemies.

• No news is good news.

• No-one knows where the shoe pinches but he who wears it.

• None as blind as those who will not see.

• None as deaf as those who will no hear.

• Nothing succeeds like success.

• Noting venture, nothing have-win.

Proverbs Index

From A List of Proverbs to HOME PAGE