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Nature made him, and then broke the mold.
– Ludovico AriostoRate it:
Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Nature makes us poor only when we want necessaries, but custom gives the name of poverty to the want of superfluities.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
Nature never allows man to understand it, however intelligent he thinks he may be. It tempts his reason by offering an initial success only to seduce and pull him on its side later, once for all. Finally, a man is left to sing the irrational songs of the nature!
– Thiruman ArchunanRate it:
Nature never deceives us; it is we who deceive ourselves.
– Jean-Jacques RousseauRate it:
Nature never did betray The heart that loved her.
– William WordsworthRate it:
Nature never makes any blunders, when she makes a fool she means it.
– Archibald AlexanderRate it:
Nature never said to me: Do not be poor; still less did she say: Be rich; her cry to me was always: Be independent.
– Nicolas ChamfortRate it:
Nature never says one thing and wisdom another.
– JuvenalRate it:
Nature never says one thing, Wisdom another.
– JuvenalRate it:
Nature often holds up a mirror so we can see more clearly the ongoing processes of growth, renewal, and transformation in our lives.
– Mary Ann BrussatRate it:
Nature provides exceptions to every rule.
– Margaret FullerRate it:
Nature takes the decision first, man agrees, reconciles, modifies, refutes, contradicts etc., subsequently. It means the application of reason, the discretionary power of a man, only happens afterwards!
– Thiruman ArchunanRate it:
Nature teaches more than she preaches. There are no sermons in stones. It is easier to get a spark out of a stone than a moral.
– John BurroughsRate it:
Nature that framed us of four elements, warring within our breasts for regiment, doth teach us all to have aspiring minds.
– Christopher MarloweRate it:
Nature understands no jesting. She is always true, always serious, always severe. She is always right, and the errors are always those of man.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
Nature uses as little as possible of anything.
– Alan BleasdaleRate it:
Nature uses human imagination to lift her work of creation to even higher levels.
– Luigi PirandelloRate it:
Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
Nature's perfectly cruel in the most just ways
– Ahmed KorayemRate it:
Nature, by its very nature, is very brutal and unequal. However, Man has somehow managed to transform the nature of its brutality and inequality.
– Kedar JoshiRate it:
Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.
– Francis BaconRate it:
Nature, who for the perfect maintenance of the laws of her general equilibrium, has sometimes need of vices and sometimes of virtues, inspires now this impulse, now that one, in accordance with what she requires.
– Marquis de SadeRate it:
Naturepitiless in a pitiless universeis certainly not concerned with the survival of Americans or, for that matter, of any of the two billion people now inhabiting this earth. Hence, our destiny, with the aid of God, remains in our own hands.
– J. William FulbrightRate it:
Natürlich mai există locuri pe care nu le ştie nimeni.
– Gellu NaumRate it:

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