Nature Quotes

James thurbe - the wit makes fun of other persons the satirist...
Nature provides exceptions to every rule.
Margaret Fulle

Jose ortega y gasset - love is that splendid triggering of human...
All men by nature desire knowledge.
Aristotle, Metaphysics
In nature there are neither rewards nor punishment - There are consequences.
Robert G. Ingersoll
It is the mark of an educated mind to rest satisfied with the degree of precision which the nature of the subject admits and not to seek exactness where only an approximation is possible.
Aristotle

Such is the irresistible nature of truth that all it asks, and all it wants, is the liberty of appearing.
Thomas Paine
Cyril connolly - a friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of...
I believe there is no source of deception in the investigation of nature which can compare with a fixed belief that certain kinds of phenomena are impossible.
William James
Nature is just enough but men and women must comprehend and accept her suggestions.
Antoinette Brown Blackwell
When a miracle happens, even if not to you, its nature is to naturally expand. You can almost feel the warmth on your face.
Hugh Elliott
It is a secret both in nature and state, that it is safer to change many things than one.
Francis Bacon
There is nothing more corrupting, nothing more destructive of the noblest and finest feelings of our nature, than the exercise of unlimited power.
William Henry Harrison
The goal of life is living in agreement with nature.
Zeno, from Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Aristotle, Parts of Animals
At twilight, nature is not without loveliness, though perhaps its chief use is to illustrate quotations from the poets.
Oscar Wilde
Nature made him, and then broke the mold.
Ludovico Ariosto, Orlando Furioso
A father is a banker provided by nature.
French Prove
In the next year or so, my signature will appear on 60 billion of United States currency. More important to me, however, is the signature that appears on my life - The strong, proud, assertive handwriting of a loving father and mother.
Katherine D. Ortega
Nature loves a burst of energy.
Boe Lightman
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
Isaac Bashevis Singer, New York Times Magazine, Nov. 26, 1978
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.
Auguste Rodin
You cannot hold back a good laugh any more than you can the tide. Both are forces of nature.
William Rotsle
Nothing happens to anybody which he is not fitted by nature to bear.
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, Meditations
Sex is part of nature, I go with nature.
Marylin Monroe
Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain.
Henry David Thoreau
What does reason demand of a man A very easy thing - - To live in accord with his nature.
Seneca
When a miracle happens, even if not to you, it? s nature is to naturally expand. You can almost feel the warmth on your face.
Hugh Elliott, Standing Room Only weblog, 06 - 02 - 04
A misery is not to be measure from the nature of the evil, but from the temper of the sufferer.
Joseph Addison
This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one; the being thoroughly worn out before you are thrown on the scrap heap; the being a force of Nature instead of a feverish selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy.
George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman, Epistle Dedicatory
Nature is just enough; but men and women must comprehend and accept her suggestions.
Antoinette Brown Blackwell
Human reason has this peculiar fate that in one species of its knowledge it is burdened by questions which, as prescribed by the very nature of reason itself, it is not able to ignore, but which, as transcending all its powers, it is also not able to answer.
Immanuel Kant, CRITIQUE OF PURE REASON
We still do not know one - Thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
Albert Einstein
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitalitythe supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined; and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common.
Denis Diderot
Always begin anew with the day, just as nature does it is one of the sensible things that nature does.
George E. Woodbury
What does reason demand of a man? A very easy thing - - To live in accord with his nature.
Seneca
History is the discovering of the constant and universal principles of human nature.
David Hume
Fortunately science, like that nature to which it belongs, is neither limited by time nor by space. It belongs to the world, and is of no country and no age. The more we know, the more we feel our ignorance the more we feel how much remains unknown.
Humphrey Davy