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What are the best nay quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is nay!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Menander, Samuel Johnson or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous nay quote.

Nay, Georias, I call him the bravest man,Who knows to suffer the most injuriesWith patience. All this swiftness of resentmentIs proof of a little mind. — Menander

Nay, Madam, when you are declaiming, declaim; and when you are calculating, calculate. — Samuel Johnson

We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act. — Charles Darwin

Nature... She pardons no mistakes. Her yea is yea, and her nay, nay. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

The reading of all good books is indeed like a conversation with the noblest men of past centuries who were the authors of them, nay a carefully studied conversation, in which they reveal to us none but the best of their thoughts. — Rene Descartes

Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble, at the touch, nay, you may kick it about all day like a football, and it will be round and full at evening. — Oliver Wendell Holmes

Nay, number itself in armies importeth not much, where the people is of weak courage; for, as Virgil saith, It never troubles the wolf how many the sheep be. — Francis Bacon

Never the spirit was born; the spirit shall cease to be never;Never was time it was not; End and Beginning are dreams!Birthless and deathless and changeless remaineth the spirit for ever;Death hath not touched it at all, dead though the house of it seems!Who knoweth it exhaustless, self-sustained,Immortal, indestructible,shall suchSay, I have killed a man, or caused to kill?Nay, but as when one layethHis worn-out robes away,And, taking new ones, sayeth,These will I wear to-day!So putteth by the spiritLightly its garb of flesh,And passeth to inheritA residence afresh. — Bhagavad Gita