The Artist is he who detects and applies the law from observation of the works of Genius, whether of man or Nature. The Artisan is he who merely applies the rules which others have detected.
By : Henry David Thoreau
One of the most secure markets in the world is human nature, few understand it, all have it.
By : Jason Zebehazy
Nature is relentless and unchangeable, and it is indifferent as to whether its hidden reasons and actions are understandable to man or not.
By : Galileo Galilei
I'll walk where my own nature would be leading: It vexes me to choose another guide.
By : Emily Bronte
Faith is not a notion, but a real strong essential hunger, an attracting or magnetic desire of Christ, which as it proceeds from a seed of the divine nature in us, so it attracts and unites with its like.
By : William Law
I think there's a supreme power behind the whole thing, an intelligence. Look at all of the instincts of nature, both animals and plants, the very ingenious ways they survive. If you cut yourself, you don't have to think about it.
By : Clyde Tombaugh
Those things that nature denied to human sight, she revealed to the eyes of the soul.
By : Ovid
No further evidence is needed to show that 'mental illness' is not the name of a biological condition whose nature awaits to be elucidated, but is the name of a concept whose purpose is to obscure the obvious.
By : Thomas Szasz
Retaliation is related to nature and instinct, not to law. Law, by definition, cannot obey the same rules as nature.
By : Albert Camus
Raillery is a mode of speaking in favor of one's wit at the expense of one's better nature.
By : Charles de Secondat
Nature has given women so much power that the law has very wisely given them little.
By : Samuel Johnson
Man may act according to that principle or inclination which for the present happens to be strongest, and yet act in a way disproportionate to, and violate his real proper nature.
By : Joseph Butler