Retaliation is related to nature and instinct, not to law. Law, by definition, cannot obey the same rules as nature.

By : Albert Camus 0 Likes          


Zoos are becoming facsimiles - or perhaps caricatures - of how animals once were in their natural habitat. If the right policies toward nature were pursued, we would need no zoos at all.

By : Michael J. Fox

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Philosophy would render us entirely Pyrrhonian, were not nature too strong for it.

By : David Hume

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Fortune has something of the nature of a woman. If she is too intensely wooed, she commonly goes the further away.

By : Charles V

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I was talking to one of my aunties at Christmas and she said she didn't think it was ever in my nature to go against the grain, that I was always a good boy. I think she was right - I did always want to be good.

By : James McAvoy

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It's a great event to get outside and enjoy nature. I find it very exciting no matter how many times I see bald eagles.

By : Karen Armstrong

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Mother Nature may be forgiving this year, or next year, but eventually she's going to come around and whack you. You've got to be prepared.

By : Geraldo Rivera

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We converse as we live by repeating, by combining and recombining a few elements over and over again just as nature does when of elementary particles it builds a world.

By : William Gass

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The art of healing comes from nature, not from the physician. Therefore the physician must start from nature, with an open mind.

By : Philipus Aureolus Paracelsus

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Italians know about human nature - they understand human nature perhaps better than anyone else does. They know that people are weak and greedy and lazy and dishonest and they just try to make the best of it

By : Donna Leon

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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.

By : Christopher Alexander

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The children, each of those kids is in touch with nature and traditional aboriginal culture so a very important part of getting performances from them was just letting them be and trying to capture the unique spirituality that was in each of them.

By : Phillip Noyce

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To prefer evil to good is not in human nature

By : Plato

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