The traditional Christian attitude toward human personality was that human nature was essentially good and that it was formed and modified by social pressures and training.

By : Carroll Quigley 0 Likes          


Speech is human nature itself, with none of the artificiality of written language.

By : Alfred North Whitehead

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Teaching man his relatively small sphere in the creation, it also encourages him by its lessons of the unity of Nature and shows him that his power of comprehension allies him with the great intelligence over-reaching all.

By : Annie Jump Cannon

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The attitude and capacity of the factory, the old metal table and the new ideas of the wooden furniture quickly and naturally suggested the possibility of metal furniture.

By : Donald Judd

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Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal

By : Thomas Jefferson

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It is precisely the purpose of the public opinion generated by the press to make the public incapable of judging, to insinuate into it the attitude of someone irresponsible, uninformed.

By : Walter Benjamin

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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.

By : H. P. Blavatsky

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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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Nature made the fields and man the cities.

By : Marcus Terentius Varro

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The limit is not as narrow as it might be. I do not claim for this action, as it now goes on, an ideal degree of efficiency. What I do claim is that this type of competition already reveals its nature and its ultimate power to hold seeming monopolies in check.

By : John Bates Clark

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It's not a very popular subject amongst my audience, who are by nature more internationalist, but I don't choose what to write about, I don't choose my subjects, they kind of choose me.

By : Billy Bragg

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Your body is the church where Nature asks to be reverenced.

By : Marquis de Sade

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A widespread taste for pornography means that nature is alerting us to some threat of extinction.

By : J. G. Ballard

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