Nature Quotes (1842)

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I am two with nature.

By : Woody Allen

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I'm aware of the mystery around us, so I write about coincidences, premonitions, emotions, dreams, the power of nature, magic.

By : Isabel Allende

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It is human nature that rules the world, not governments and regimes.

By : Svetlana Alliluyeva

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I am one of those people who are blessed, or cursed, with a nature which has to interfere. If I see a thing that needs doing I do it.

By : Margery Allingham

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Indeed, we are privileged to have been afforded the opportunity to study Nature and to follow our own thoughts and inspirations in a time of relative tranquillity and in a land with a generous and forward-looking government.

By : Sidney Altman

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The relative property of the Son is to be begotten, that is, so to proceed from the Father as to be a participant of the same essence and perfectly carry on the Father's nature.

By : William Ames

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In the exercise of God's efficiency, the decree of God comes first. This manner of working is the most perfect of all and notably agrees with the divine nature.

By : William Ames

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For this is our most perfect duty and yet least known to us by nature: Whatever we conceive or will should be joined with the good of our neighbor.

By : William Ames

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Everyone who understands the nature of God rightly necessarily knows that God is to be believed and hoped in, that he is to be loved and called upon, and to be heard in all things.

By : William Ames

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He who asks of life nothing but the improvement of his own nature... is less liable than anyone else to miss and waste life.

By : Henri Frederic Amiel

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In nature there are few sharp lines.

By : A. R. Ammons

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I am grateful for - though I can't keep up with - the flood of articles, theses, and textbooks that mean to share insight concerning the nature of poetry.

By : A. R. Ammons

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Comedy is second nature for me.

By : Anthony Anderson

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All of my work is based on nature. I grew up in a rural environment and living in the Bay Area allows for immediate access to wonderful natural environs. Basically nature is my Genus Loci, or the place where my spirit resides.

By : Judith Anderson

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I suppose I might insist on making issues of things. But that is not my nature, and I always bear in ming that my mission is to leave behind me the kind of impression that will make it easier for those who follow.

By : Marian Anderson

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None of us is responsible for the complexion of his skin. This fact of nature offers no clue to the character or quality of the person underneath.

By : Marian Anderson

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Nothing. We're all friends and friendly. So when the cameras go down, depending on the mood or the nature of the material we're dealing with, there's usually a kind of a prevailing light attitude that's floating around.

By : Richard Dean Anderson

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When you look at Japanese traditional architecture, you have to look at Japanese culture and its relationship with nature. You can actually live in a harmonious, close contact with nature - this very unique to Japan.

By : Tadao Ando

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We cannot wait for governments to do it all. Globalization operates on Internet time. Governments tend to be slow moving by nature, because they have to build political support for every step.

By : Kofi Annan

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You are a pest, by the very nature of that camera in your hand.

By : Princess Anne

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When man becomes reconciled to nature, when space becomes his true background, these words and concepts will have lost their meaning, and we will no longer have to use them.

By : Michelangelo Antonioni

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A structure becomes architectural, and not sculptural, when its elements no longer have their justification in nature.

By : Guillaume Apollinaire

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Without poets, without artists, men would soon weary of nature's monotony.

By : Guillaume Apollinaire

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The plastic virtues: purity, unity, and truth, keep nature in subjection.

By : Guillaume Apollinaire

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Whatever is received is received according to the nature of the recipient.

By : Thomas Aquinas

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As regards the individual nature, woman is defective and misbegotten, for the active power of the male seed tends to the production of a perfect likeness in the masculine sex

By : Thomas Aquinas

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

By : Thomas Aquinas

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We know that the nature of genius is to provide idiots with ideas twenty years later.

By : Louis Aragon

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Let who will boast their courage in the field, I find but little safety from my shield, Nature's, not honour's law we must obey: This made me cast my useless shield away.

By : Archilochus

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It is in the very nature of things human that every act that has once made its appearance and has been recorded in the history of mankind stays with mankind as a potentiality long after its actuality has become a thing of the past.

By : Hannah Arendt

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By its very nature the beautiful is isolated from everything else. From beauty no road leads to reality.

By : Hannah Arendt

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Such fire was not by water to be drowned, nor he his nature changed by changing ground.

By : Ludovico Ariosto

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Nature made him, and then broke the mold.

By : Ludovico Ariosto

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The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the noble sort of natures not to desire more, and to prevent the lower from getting more.

By : Aristotle

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The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature, indeed, prepares in us the ground for their reception, but their complete formation is the product of habit.

By : Aristotle

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For as the eyes of bats are to the blaze of day, so is the reason in our soul to the things which are by nature most evident of all.

By : Aristotle

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All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire.

By : Aristotle

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He who can be, and therefore is, another's, and he who participates in reason enough to apprehend, but not to have, is a slave by nature.

By : Aristotle

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All men by nature desire knowledge.

By : Aristotle

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Man is by nature a political animal.

By : Aristotle

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