Nature Quotes (1673)

nature quotes in english

In athletics there's always been a willingness to cheat if it looks like you're not cheating. I think that's just a quirk of human nature... view

By: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

There was a Republican majority of the Senate, and it tempered the nature of the nominations being made... view

By: Spencer Abraham

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

By: John Acton

When I died my hair red the first time, I felt as if it was what nature intended. I have been accused of being a bit of a spitfire, so in that way, I absolutely live up to the stereotype. The red hair suits my personality. I was a terrible blonde!.. view

By: Amy Adams

To photograph truthfully and effectively is to see beneath the surfaces and record the qualities of nature and humanity which live or are latent in all things... view

By: Ansel Adams

There are worlds of experience beyond the world of the aggressive man, beyond history, and beyond science. The moods and qualities of nature and the revelations of great art are equally difficult to define.. view

By: Ansel Adams

Chaos was the law of nature.. view

By: Henry B. Adams

Knowledge of human nature is the beginning and end of political education... view

By: Henry B. Adams

All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation... view

By: John Adams

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... view

By: Samuel Adams

In the end of five years I made supplication to the king to go out of this land, desiring to see my poor wife and children according to conscience and nature... view

By: Will Adams

To be perfectly just is an attribute of the divine nature.. view

By: Joseph Addison

There is not so variable a thing in nature as a lady's head-dress... view

By: Joseph Addison

The stars shall fade away, the sun himself Grow dim with age, and nature sink in years, But thou shalt flourish in immortal youth, Unhurt amidst the wars of elements, The wrecks of matter, and the crush of worlds... view

By: Joseph Addison

Man is subject to innumerable pains and sorrows by the very condition of humanity, and yet, as if nature had not sown evils enough in life, we are continually adding grief to grief and aggravating the common calamity by our cruel treatment of one another... view

By: Joseph Addison

Mutability of temper and inconsistency with ourselves is the greatest weakness of human nature... view

By: Joseph Addison

Men may change their climate, but they cannot change their nature. A man that goes out a fool cannot ride or sail himself into common sense... view

By: Joseph Addison

The chief ingredients in the composition of those qualities that gain esteem and praise, are good nature, truth, good sense, and good breeding... view

By: Joseph Addison

The science of the mind can only have for its proper goal the understanding of human nature by every human being, and through its use, brings peace to every human soul... view

By: Alfred Adler

Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other... view

By: Felix Adler

Nature is something outside our body, but the mind is within us... view

By: Bhumibol Adulyadej

Married love between man and woman is bigger than oaths guarded by right of nature... view

By: Aeschylus

Study nature, not books... view

By: Louis Agassiz

The study of Nature is intercourse with the Highest Mind. You should never trifle with Nature... view

By: Louis Agassiz

When I first began to combine letters other than Hebrew, I read every book in German that came my way, and from these I certainly received according to the nature of my soul... view

By: Shmuel Y. Agnon

I'm experimental by nature... always exploring my creativity... view

By: Christina Aguilera

I was really glad to meet Jane Clark because it did give me an insight. I couldn't imagine what kind of woman she was. I was hugely impressed by her energy, straightforward nature and enthusiasm for life... view

By: Jenny Agutter

Global equations undergo changes, this is their nature... view

By: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Abstraction is real, probably more real than nature... view

By: Josef Albers

We must always take from nature what we paint and always choose the most beautiful things... view

By: Leon Battista Alberti

Gossip is nature's telephone... view

By: Sholom Aleichem

Nature never makes any blunders, when she makes a fool she means it... view

By: Archibald Alexander

The structure of life I have described in buildings - the structure which I believe to be objective - is deeply and inextricably connected with the human person, and with the innermost nature of human feeling... view

By: Christopher Alexander

Such being the nature of mental life, the business of psychology is primarily to describe in detail the various forms which attention or conation assumes upon the different levels of that life... view

By: Samuel Alexander

Art, as far as it is able, follows nature, as a pupil imitates his master.. view

By: Dante Alighieri

Nature is the art of God... view

By: Dante Alighieri

While we are under the tyranny of Priests, it will ever be their interest, to invalidate the law of nature and reason, in order to establish systems incompatible therewith... view

By: Ethan Allen

The nature of the Catilinarian conspiracy was bad and bloody... view

By: Florence E. Allen

The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it... view

By: James Allen

Time is nature's way of keeping everything from happening at once... view

By: Woody Allen