'Magister artis ingeniique largitor venter' - Necessity is the mother of all invention
'Magna res est vocis et silentii temperamentum' - The great thing is to know when to speak and when to keep quiet
'Maior risus, acrior ensis: quadragesima octava regula quaesitus' - The bigger the smile, the sharper the knife: the 48th rule of acquisition
'Manus in mano' - Hand in hand
'Mater artium necessitas' - Necessity is the mother of invention
'Maxima debetur puero reverentia' - We owe the greatest respect to a child
'Maximus in minimis' - Great in little things
'Me fallit' - I do not know
'Me oportet propter praeceptum te nocere' - I'm going to have to hurt you on principle
'Meliora cogito' - I strive for the best
'Melius est praevenire quam praeveniri' - Better to forestall than to be forestalled
'Melius tarde, quam nunquam' - Better late than never
'Meum pactum dictum' - My word is my bond
'Mihi cura futuri' - My concern is the future
'Minus habens' - Absentminded
'Mirabile visu' - Wonderful to behold
'Morituri te salutant' - Those who are about to die salute you
'Mors ultima ratio' - Death is the final accounting
'Mortvi non mordant' - Dead me don't bite; Dead men tell no tale
'Multum in parvo' - Much in little. (small but significant)
'Multun, non multa' - Much, not many (quality not quantity)
'Mundus vult decipi, ergo decipiatur' - The world wants to be deceived, so let it be deceived!
'Mundus vult decipi' - The world wants to be deceived
'Munit haec et altera vincit' - One defends and the other conquers
'Mvlti svnt vocati, pavci vero electi' - Many are called [but] few are chosen
'Mvndvs vvlt decipi' - The world wishes to be deceived there's a sucker born every minute
''''Nascentes morimur' - From the moment we are born, we begin to die'''
''''Natura abhorret a vacua' - Nature abhors a vacuum'''
''''Natura in minima maxima' - Nature is the greatest in the smallest things'''
''''Natura nihil fit in frustra' - Nature does nothing in vain'''
''''Natura, artis magistra' - Nature, the mistress of art '''(underworlder fam)
''''Navigare necesse est' - To sail is necessary'''
''''Ne cede malis' - Yield not to evils'''
''''Ne humanus crede' - Trust no human'''
''''Ne nimium' - Not too much'''
''''Nec laudas nisi mortuos poetas: tanti non est, ut placeam, perire' - If only dead poets are praised, I'd rather go unsung'''
''''Nec mortem effugere quisquam nec amorem potest' - No one is able to flee from death or love'''
''''Necessitas non habet legem' - Necessity knows no law'''
''''Nemo ante mortem beatus' - Nobody is blessed before his death. We never know what is future preparing for us!'''
''''Nemo dat quod non habet' - No one gives what he does not have'''
''''Nemo gratis mendax' - No man lies freely. A person with no reason to lie is telling the truth'''
''''Nemo liber est qui corpori servit' - No one is free who is a slave to his body'''
''''Nemo nisi mors' - Nobody except death (will part us). (Inscription in the wedding ring of the Swedish Queen Katarina Jagellonica)'''
''''Nemo saltat sobrius nisi forte insanit' - Nobody dances sober unless he's insane'''
''''Nemo saltat sobrius' - No man dances sober'''
''''Nemo sine iudex' - No one is a judge of himself'''
''''Nemo surdior est quam is qui non audiet' - No man is more deaf than he who will not hear'''
''''Neutiquam erro' - I am not lost'''
''''Nihil sub sole novum' - Nothing new under the sun'''
''''Nil actum credens dum quid superesset agendum' - Thinking nothing done, while anything was yet to do'''
''''Nil sine numine' - Nothing without the Divine Will'''
''''Nolens volens' - Whether one likes it or not; willing or unwilling'''
''''Noli nothis permittere te terere' - Dont let the bastards get you down'''
''''Nolite id cogere, cape malleum majorem' - Don't force it, get a bigger hammer'''
''''Nomina stultorum parietibus haerent' - The names of foolish persons adhere to walls (Fools names and fools faces are often seen in public places.)'''
''''Non bis in idem' - Not twice for the same thing'''
''''Non est vivere sed valere vita est' - Life is not being alive but being well (life is more than just being alive)'''
''''Non ignara mals, miseris svccvrrere disco' - No stranger to misfortune [myself] I learn to relieve the sufferings [of others'''
''''Non mihi, non tibi, sed nobis' - Not for you, not for me, but for us'''
''''Non quis, sed quid' - Not who, but what'''
''''Non semper erit aestas' - It will not always be summer (be prepared for hard times)'''
''''Non serviam' - I will not serve'''
''''Non sibi sed suis' - Not for one's self but for one's people'''
''''Non sibi, sed patriae' - Not for you, but for the fatherland'''
''''Non sum qualis eram' - I am not what / of what sort I was (I'm not what I used to be.)'''
''''Non teneas aurum totum quod splendet ut aurum' - Do not take as gold everything that shines like gold'''
''''Non timetis messor' - Don't Fear the Reaper'''
''''Non uno die roma aedificata est' - Rome was not built in one day (either)'''
''''Nulla regula sine exceptione' - There is no rule/law without exception'''
''''Nulla vit melior quam bona' - There's no life better than a good life'''
''''Nullum crimen sine lege, nulla poena sine lege' - No crime and no punishment without a (pre-existing) law'''
''''Nullum magnum ingenium sine mixtura dementiae' - There is no one great ability without a mixture of madness'''
''''Numquam non paratus' - Never unprepared'''
''''Nvllvm qvod tetiget non ornavit' - He touched none he did not adorn - not simply 'the Midas touch', or 'he left things better than he found them', but a tribute to a Renaissance man'''