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Natural science will in time incorporate into itself the science of man, just as the science of man will incorporate into itself natural science: there will be one science.
– Karl Marx
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Natural selection, as it has operated in human history, favors not only the clever but the murderous.
– Barbara Ehrenreich
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Naturally intelligent people are like lumps of coal. Eventually, we turn into diamonds, And the people we once envied, turn into coal.
– Kevin R. Hutson
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Naturally, we cannot say much about the spiritual body, because we cannot imagine what it would be like to have a spiritual body different from that which we now inhabit but it seems to me reasonable to believe that we are weaving our spiritual bodies as we go along.
– William R. Matthews
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Naturam expellas furca, tamen usque revenit. (You may drive nature out with a pitchfork, she will nevertheless come back.)
– Horace
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Nature abhors a hero. For one thing, he violates the law of conservation of energy. For another, how can it be the survival of the fittest when the fittest keeps putting himself in situations where he is most likely to be creamed
– Solomon Short
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Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.
– Henry David Thoreau
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Nature abhors a vacuum. When a head lacks brains, nature fills it with conceit.
– Author Unknown
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Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
– Emerson
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Nature does not give to those who will not spend.
– R. J. Baughan
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Nature does not loathe virtue it is unaware of its existence.
– Franoise Mallet-Joris
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Nature does not proceed by leaps.
– Linnaeus
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Nature does nothing uselessly.
– Aristotle
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Nature gave men two ends -- one to sit on, and one to think with. Ever since then man's success or failure has been dependent on the one he used most.
– Robert Albert Bloch
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Nature gave us one tongue and two ears so we could hear twice as much as we speak.
– Epictetus
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Nature gets credit which should in truth be reserved for ourselves: the rose for its scent, the nightingale for its song; and the sun for its radiance. The poets are entirely mistaken. They should address their lyrics to themselves and should turn them into odes of self congratulation on the excellence of the human mind.
– Alfred North Whitehead
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Nature has a great simplicity and therefore a great beauty.
– Richard Feynman
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Nature has a surer plan than mortals can devise.
– Chris Morris
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Nature has come to a point where now, unless you take individual responsibility, you cannot grow.
– Osho
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Nature has perfection, in order to show that she is the image of God and defects, to show that she is only his image.
– Blaise Pascal
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Nature hates calculators.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Nature herself has never attempted to effect great changes rapidly.
– Quintilian
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Nature herself makes the wise man rich.
– Cicero
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Nature hides a man many things; but the man hides the nature itself. Nature decides when to show a man what; man decides what to show the society how.
– Thiruman Archunan
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Nature is a good name for an effect whose cause is God.
– William Cowper
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