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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 WhiteheadRate it:
Nature has a great simplicity and therefore a great beauty.
– Richard FeynmanRate it:
Nature has a surer plan than mortals can devise.
– Chris MorrisRate it:
Nature has come to a point where now, unless you take individual responsibility, you cannot grow.
– OshoRate it:
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 PascalRate it:
Nature hates calculators.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Nature herself has never attempted to effect great changes rapidly.
– QuintilianRate it:
Nature herself makes the wise man rich.
– CiceroRate it:
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 ArchunanRate it:
Nature intended me for the tranquil pursuits of science, by rendering them my supreme delight. But the enormities of the times in which I have lived have forced me to commit myself on the boisterous ocean of political passions.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
Nature is a good name for an effect whose cause is God.
– William CowperRate it:
Nature is a good teacher; he who can read the nature well, he can learn sagacious things belong to life from it. Once you stepped in the nature, your philosophical education starts. A black vulture teaches you many things; a bear teaches you many things; a bird making its nest and a rosehip which resists being frozen, they teach you many things!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Nature is a matchmaker and not a match-fixer, so it only inspires and not conspires. Therefore, a person befriends the people of his/her character only.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
Nature is a mutable cloud, which is always and never the same.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Nature is an outcry, unpolished truth; the art—a euphemism—tamed wilderness.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
Nature is at work.. Character and destiny are her handiwork. She gives us love and hate, jealousy and reverence. All that is ours is the power to choose which impulse we shall follow.
– David SeaburyRate it:
Nature is commanded by obeying her.
– Francis BaconRate it:
Nature is doing wonderful things for you; what are you doing for the nature?
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Nature is earlier than man, but man is earlier than natural science.
– von WeizsackerRate it:
Nature is garrulous to the point of confusion, let the artist be truly taciturn.
– Paul KleeRate it:
Nature is God's greatest evangelist.
– Johathan EdwardsRate it:
Nature is itself a great science; it already exists. One needs the tools for that, to see how it is possible.
– Ehsan SehgalRate it:
Nature is just enough but men and women must comprehend and accept her suggestions.
– Antoinette Brown BlackwellRate it:
Nature is just enough; but men and women must comprehend and accept her suggestions.
– Antoinette Brown BlackwellRate it:

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