Nature Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Nature

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For 200 years we've been conquering nature. Now we're beating it to death.
~By Tom McMillan ~


The elusive nature of love... it can be such a fleeting thing. You see it there and it's just fluttering and it's gone.
~By Mick Jagger ~


Both state and church have as their object actions as well as convictions, the former insofar as they are based on the relations between man and nature, the latter insofar as they are based on the relations between nature and God.
~By Moses Mendelssohn ~


Beauty is our weapon against nature; by it we make objects, giving them limit, symmetry, proportion. Beauty halts and freezes the melting flux of nature.
~By Camille Paglia ~


Complex, statistically improbable things are by their nature more difficult to explain than simple, statistically probable things.
~By Richard Dawkins ~


I crack jokes and play games and that's really more my nature than being cold.
~By Bernhard Langer ~


If people think nature is their friend, then they sure don't need an enemy.
~By Kurt Vonnegut ~


I wish that all of nature's magnificence, the emotion of the land, the living energy of place could be photographed.
~By Annie Leibovitz ~


Men have two ways of righting their wrongs, by force and by the ballot. Both are denied to women, one by nature, the other by man.
~By Ida A. Harper ~


We are so arrogant, we forget that we are not the reason for evolution, we are not the point of evolution. We are part of evolution. Unfortunately, we believe that we've been created to dominate the planet, to dominate nature. Ain't true.
~By Ted Danson ~


I also like to follow nature's rhythm. In times or places, they have their own rhythm. So you cannot push it. So we must accept that as well. Wherever we're born at this time, we just live it.
~By Bai Ling ~


Like a great poet, Nature knows how to produce the greatest effects with the most limited means.
~By Heinrich Heine ~


The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
~By George Santayana ~


I wanted to understand the secrets behind my chemical experiments and behind the processes in nature.
~By Richard Ernst ~


This depravation of our nature is nothing else but the blotting out of God's image in us.
~By Heinrich Bullinger ~


To be ambitious of true honor, of the true glory and perfection of our natures, is the very principle and incentive of virtue.
~By Walter Scott ~


We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
~By Francis Bacon ~


A large wildlife book, start to finish, could take one to two years, but then I would expect to get several good (nature) magazine features off the back of this, plus of course a lot of stock.
~By Nigel Dennis ~


And of all illumination which human reason can give, none is comparable to the discovery of what we are, our nature, our obligations, what happiness we are capable of, and what are the means of attaining it.
~By Adam Weishaupt ~


I know no subject more elevating, more amazing, more ready to the poetical enthusiasm, the philosophical reflection, and the moral sentiment than the works of nature. Where can we meet such variety, such beauty, such magnificence?
~By James Thomson ~


Talking up a storm about food is so easy for me, it's second nature.
~By Rocco DiSpirito ~


The true way to be humble is not to stoop until you are smaller than yourself, but to stand at your real height against some higher nature that will show you what the real smallness of your greatness is.
~By Phillips Brooks ~


The savior who wants to turn men into angels is as much a hater of human nature as the totalitarian despot who wants to turn them into puppets.
~By Eric Hoffer ~


The point of departure of the process to which we wish to contribute is the fact that war is the natural reaction of human nature in the savage state, while peace is the result of acquired characteristics.
~By Elihu Root ~


Recognition of this kinship with the rest of the universe is necessary for understanding him, but his essential nature is defined by qualities found nowhere else, not by those he has in common with apes, fishes, trees, fire, or anything other than himself.
~By George G. Simpson ~


I would advise you to write, my dear friend, because with your active nature, solitude is simply intolerable to you, and after some time your solitude would become perhaps attractive if you were to people it with creatures of your own fancy.
~By Wilfrid Laurier ~


Reality must take precedence over public relations, for nature cannot be fooled.
~By Richard P. Feynman ~


The state of slavery is in its own nature bad.
~By Charles de Secondat ~


Nature can refuse to speak but she cannot give a wrong answer.
~By Charles Brenton Huggins ~


But I think the bomb instead constitutes merely a first step in a new control by man over the forces of nature too revolutionary and dangerous to fit into old concepts.
~By Henry L. Stimson ~


People who don't see their nature and imagine they can practice thoughtlessness all the time are lairs and fools.
~By Bodhidharma ~


Poetry is but another form of inquiry into the nature of phenomena, using with its own unique procedures and tools.
~By John Barton ~


Anyone who has obeyed nature by transmitting a piece of gossip experiences the explosive relief that accompanies the satisfying of a primary need.
~By Primo Levi ~


Beauty is grace and confidence. I've learned to accept and appreciate what nature gave me.
~By Lindsay Lohan ~


I am a leader by default, only because nature does not allow a vacuum.
~By Desmond Tutu ~


I watched what method Nature might take, with intention of subduing the symptom by treading in her footsteps.
~By Thomas Sydenham ~


In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences.
~By Robert Green Ingersoll ~


Science will liberate us from the chains of big cities and lead us back to nature.
~By Lennart Meri ~


I have never felt salvation in nature. I love cities above all.
~By Michelangelo ~


Nature has not got two voices, you know, one of them condemning all day what the other commands.
~By Marquis de Sade ~


I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in.
~By George Washington Carver ~


Tinkering is something we need to know how to do in order to keep something like the space station running. I am a tinkerer by nature.
~By Leroy Chiao ~


Twilight - a time of pause when nature changes her guard. All living things would fade and die from too much light or too much dark, if twilight were not.
~By Howard Thurman ~


In the ordinary affairs of life we do not require nor expect demonstrative evidence, because it is inconsistent with the nature of matters of fact, and to insist on its production would be unreasonable and absurd.
~By Simon Greenleaf ~


If the technical innovations of the Impressionists led merely to a more accurate representation of nature, it was perhaps of not much value in enlarging their powers of expression.
~By Edward Hopper ~


Save for the wild force of Nature, nothing moves in this world that is not Greek in its origin.
~By John Acton ~


One must do no violence to nature, nor model it in conformity to any blindly formed chimera.
~By Janos Bolyai ~


Nature, more of a stepmother than a mother in several ways, has sown a seed of evil in the hearts of mortals, especially in the more thoughtful men, which makes them dissatisfied with their own lot and envious of another s.
~By Desiderius Erasmus ~


Due to the political nature of film, partisan film making, especially where the subject is close to the film makers hart, tend to be the norm, rather than the exception.
~By Ben Edwards ~


My appointed work is to awaken the divine nature that is within.
~By Peace Pilgrim ~


Photography started as a means of getting reference material for my paintings of nature subjects.
~By Nigel Dennis ~


Those who look for the laws of Nature as a support for their new works collaborate with the creator.
~By Antonio Gaudi ~


The most beautiful as well as the most ugly inclinations of man are not part of a fixed biologically given human nature, but result from the social process which creates man.
~By Erich Fromm ~


As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is our responsibility.
~By Arnold J. Toynbee ~


By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments.
~By Thomas Aquinas ~


Artists have really never had any representation on Capitol Hill, because it's not the nature of the artist to join together and make a unified presence. Those days kind of died in the '60s.
~By Sheryl Crow ~


You can tell the nature of the man by the words he chooses.
~By Edwin Louis Cole ~


Our character is not so much the product of race and heredity as of those circumstances by which nature forms our habits, by which we are nurtured and live.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


It's our nature: Human beings like success but they hate successful people.
~By Carrot Top ~


I can work in films as long as the story doesn't have a realistic nature. If I'm working with an allegory, a fantasy, it can be developed in synthetic terms.
~By Manuel Puig ~


To understand why dictators have a problem with making peace - or at least a genuine peace - the link between the nature of a regime and its external behavior must be understood.
~By Natan Sharansky ~


To any artist, worthy of the name, all in nature is beautiful, because his eyes, fearlessly accepting all exterior truth, read there, as in an open book, all the inner truth.
~By Auguste Rodin ~


I attribute the quarrelsome nature of the Middle Ages young men entirely to the want of the soothing weed.
~By Jerome K. Jerome ~


America is still mostly xenophobic and racist. That's the nature of America, I think.
~By Jerry Garcia ~


I don't know to what extent someone can BECOME an artist - you either are or you aren't - and if you are you'll HAVE to make your way to some kind of sickly light, no matter how terrible the soil you were seeded in your nature will out somehow.
~By David Knopfler ~


Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.
~By John Muir ~


In our nature, however, there is a provision, alike marvelous and merciful, that the sufferer should never know the intensity of what he endures by its present torture, but chiefly by the pang that rankles after it.
~By Nathaniel Hawthorne ~


Hell is nothing else but nature departed or excluded from the beam of divine light.
~By William Law ~


It is written on the arched sky; it looks out from every star. It is the poetry of Nature; it is that which uplifts the spirit within us.
~By John Ruskin ~


The Secure Fence Act, which authorizes the construction of 700 miles of security barriers along the southwest border, has now been sent to President Bush for his signature. This piece of legislation is an important piece of the border security puzzle.
~By Randy Neugebauer ~


Nature has always had more force than education.
~By Voltaire ~


Nature makes boys and girls lovely to look upon so they can be tolerated until they acquire some sense.
~By William Lyon Phelps ~


Pure drawing is an abstraction. Drawing and colour are not distinct, everything in nature is coloured.
~By Paul Cezanne ~


Memory is a magnet. It will pull to it and hold only material nature has designed it to attract.
~By Jessamyn West ~


This product is a compromise, and the nature of compromise is that you don't get everything you want.
~By Conrad Bums ~


If nature were not beautiful, it would not be worth knowing, and if nature were not worth knowing, life would not be worth living.
~By Henri Poincare ~


Gratitude is a burden upon our imperfect nature, and we are but too willing to ease ourselves of it, or at least to lighten it as much as we can.
~By Philip Stanhope ~


Unfortunately, little attention was paid to how Arafat ruled. In fact, some saw the harsh and repressive nature of Arafat's regime as actually bolstering the prospects for peace.
~By Natan Sharansky ~


To conquer nature is, in effect, to remove all natural barriers and human norms and to substitute artificial, fabricated equivalents for natural processes.
~By Alex Campbell ~


Nothing can teach you what it's like to work on a film set, and the best education there can be for an actor is to walk up the street and observe human nature.
~By Rosamund Pike ~


No tendency is quite so strong in human nature as the desire to lay down rules of conduct for other people.
~By William Howard Taft ~


Good habits, which bring our lower passions and appetites under automatic control, leave our natures free to explore the larger experiences of life. Too many of us divide and dissipate our energies in debating actions which should be taken for granted.
~By Ralph W. Sockman ~


I was talking to one of my aunties at Christmas and she said she didn't think it was ever in my nature to go against the grain, that I was always a good boy. I think she was right - I did always want to be good.
~By James McAvoy ~


What we call Man's power over Nature turns out to be a power exercised by some men over other men with Nature as its instrument.
~By C. S. Lewis ~


The nature of show business is people within the business feel that if someone else fails, they move up a notch.
~By Tom Arnold ~


What an author likes to write most is his signature on the back of a cheque.
~By Brendan Francis ~


Art is contemplation. It is the pleasure of the mind which searches into nature and which there divines the spirit of which nature herself is animated.
~By Auguste Rodin ~


I have lived long enough to satisfy both nature and glory.
~By Julius Caesar ~


In her experience all her friends relied, Heaven was her help and nature was her guide.
~By George Crabbe ~


My career was 100% different from what I intended to do. I thought I'd photograph nature and landscapes but I wound up photographing the changing of the times.
~By Charles Moore ~


Today we are searching for things in nature that are hidden behind the veil of appearance... We look for and paint this inner, spiritual side of nature.
~By Franz Marc ~


Poetry is the universal language which the heart holds with nature and itself. He who has a contempt for poetry, cannot have much respect for himself, or for anything else.
~By William Hazlitt ~


The natural liberty of man is to be free from any superior power on Earth, and not to be under the will or legislative authority of man, but only to have the law of nature for his rule.
~By Samuel Adams ~


The mystery is what prompted men to leave caves, to come out of the womb of nature.
~By Stephen Gardiner ~


I lack the magnificent richness of color that animates nature.
~By Paul Cezanne ~


Nature is the most beautiful thing we have. It's better than art because it's from the creator.
~By Olivia Newton-John ~


External nature is only internal nature writ large.
~By Swami Vivekananda ~


It is on the acceptance or rejection of the theory of the Unity of all in Nature, in its ultimate Essence, that mainly rests the belief or unbelief in the existence around us of other conscious beings besides the Spirits of the Dead.
~By H. P. Blavatsky ~


Resistance is feasible even for those who are not heroes by nature, and it is an obligation, I believe, for those who fear the consequences and detest the reality of the attempt to impose American hegemony.
~By Noam Chomsky ~


I am and have always been a strong proponent of public education. But by the virtue of its very nature - publicly funded schools cannot offer the type of spiritual education that Catholic schools have long provided.
~By Mark Foley ~

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