Nature Quotes (1673)

nature quotes in english

Art is the child of Nature.. view

By: Beck

Given the eclectic and constantly shifting nature of my metaphysical inclinations, I will probably never feel certain exactly what an angel is... view

By: Martha Beck

My own nature hovers between neurotic and paranoid. I've developed the habit of mentally listing things that make me optimistic about the future. I do it every day... view

By: Martha Beck

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures... view

By: Henry Ward Beecher

Good nature is worth more than knowledge, more than money, more than honor, to the persons who possess it... view

By: Henry Ward Beecher

To become an able and successful man in any profession, three things are necessary, nature, study and practice... view

By: Henry Ward Beecher

Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?.. view

By: Henry Ward Beecher

To destroy is still the strongest instinct in nature... view

By: Max Beerbohm

It seems to be a law of nature that no man, unless he has some obvious physical deformity, ever is loth to sit for his portrait... view

By: Max Beerbohm

Envy is human nature... view

By: Monica Bellucci

Fellini belongs to nature... view

By: Roberto Benigni

Moreover, the concern of some that moving DNA among species would breach customary breeding barriers and have profound effects on natural evolutionary processes has substantially disappeared as the science revealed that such exchanges occur in nature... view

By: Paul Berg

Nothing in the nature around us is evil. This needs to be repeated since one of the human ways of talking oneself into inhuman acts is to cite the supposed cruelty of nature... view

By: John Berger

The insufferable arrogance of human beings to think that Nature was made solely for their benefit, as if it was conceivable that the sun had been set afire merely to ripen men's apples and head their cabbages... view

By: Cyrano de Bergerac

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous... view

By: Ingrid Bergman

It is insight into human nature that is the key to the communicator's skill. For whereas the writer is concerned with what he puts into his writings, the communicator is concerned with what the reader gets out of it. He therefore becomes a student of how people read or listen... view

By: William Bernbach

The ground we walk on, the plants and creatures, the clouds above constantly dissolving into new formations - each gift of nature possessing its own radiant energy, bound together by cosmic harmony... view

By: Ruth Bernhard

Nothing is given to man on earth - struggle is built into the nature of life, and conflict is possible - the hero is the man who lets no obstacle prevent him from pursuing the values he has chosen... view

By: Andrew Bernstein

Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do... view

By: Wendell Berry

The three great elemental sounds in nature are the sound of rain, the sound of wind in a primeval wood, and the sound of outer ocean on a beach... view

By: Henry Beston

There is no forgiveness in nature... view

By: Ugo Betti

If we wish our nature to be free and joyous, we should bring our activities into same order... view

By: Vinoba Bhave

Religion. A daughter of Hope and Fear, explaining to Ignorance the nature of the Unknowable... view

By: Ambrose Bierce

Even in modern art, artists have used methods based on calculation, inasmuch as these elements, alongside those of a more personal and emotional nature, give balance and harmony to any work of art... view

By: Max Bill

While day by day the overzealous student stores up facts for future use, he who has learned to trust nature finds need for ever fewer external directions. He will discard formula after formula, until he reaches the conclusion: Let nature take its course... view

By: Larry Bird

There are always, of course, job losses of a cyclical nature in a recession... view

By: Tim Bishop

I've probably understood men too well. I realise they are predatory by nature, and I have a certain acceptance of the male animal... view

By: Jacqueline Bisset

Compared to America or Europe, God isn't a big part of our lives here. I don't know anyone here who goes to church when he's had a rough divorce or is going through depression. We go out into nature instead... view

By: Bjork

It's incredible how nature sets females up to take care of people, and yet it is tricky for them to take care of themselves... view

By: Bjork

Nature is our chapel... view

By: Bjork

What the Court really has refused to recognize is the fundamental interest all individuals have in controlling the nature of their intimate associations... view

By: Harry A. Blackmun

Nature is just enough.. view

By: Antoinette Brown Blackwell

The grave, dread thing! Men shiver when thou'rt named: Nature appalled, Shakes off her wonted firmness... view

By: Robert Blair

Action, so to speak, is the genius of nature... view

By: Robert Blair

The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself... view

By: William Blake

Surfing is such an amazing concept. You're taking on Nature with a little stick and saying, 'I'm gonna ride you!' And a lot of times Nature says, 'No you're not!' and crashes you to the bottom... view

By: Jolene Blalock

The whole order of nature evinces a progressive march towards a higher life... view

By: H. P. Blavatsky

The chief difficulty which prevents men of science from believing in divine as well as in nature Spirits is their materialism... view

By: H. P. Blavatsky

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... view

By: H. P. Blavatsky

There is not in nature, a thing that makes man so deformed, so beastly, as doth intemperate anger... view

By: Alan Bleasdale