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Nature Quotes - random


John Muir | Nature Quotes
None of Nature's landscapes are ugly so long as they are wild.
J. G. Ballard
A widespread taste for pornography means that nature is alerting us to some threat of extinction.
Denis Diderot
To prove the Gospels by a miracle is to prove an absurdity by something contrary to nature.




Anthony Burgess
Writers are not, by nature, respectable: their function is to be subversive.
Nature knows no indecencies; man invents them.
Jean Sibelius | Nature Quotes
Art is the signature of civilizations.
John le Carre
Savages...are by nature rash. They have no middle gear. The middle gear of any man is self-discipline.
Franz Kafka
There are questions we could not get past if we were not set free from them by our very nature.
Dinah Maria Mulock
We have not to construct human nature afresh, but to take it as we find it, and make the best of it.
Voltaire
Prier Dieu c'est se flatter qu'avec des paroles on changera toute la nature.
Fortune hath somewhat the nature of a woman; if she be too much wooed, she is the farther off.




William Shakespeare
Far from the sun and summer-gale,
In thy green lap was Nature's Darling laid.
Jean-Paul Sartre
The real nature of the present revealed itself: it was what exists, all that was not present did not exist.
Samuel Beckett
There is a little of everything, apparently, in nature, and freaks are common.
Northrop Frye
Nature is inside art as its content, not outside as its model.
James Clavell | Nature Quotes
God gives us intelligence to uncover the wonders of nature. Without the gift, nothing is possible.
Epictetus
Friend, bethink you first what it is that you would do, and then what your own nature is able to bear. (104)
Chassez le naturel, il revient au galop.
Robert Burns
Gie me ae spark o' Nature's fire,
That's a' the learning I desire.
Friedrich von Schiller
Appearance should never attain reality,
And if nature conquers, then must art retire.


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