Love is the only freedom in the world because it so elevates the spirit that the laws of humanity and the phenomena of nature do not alter its course
Nature has given women so much power that the law has very wisely given them little.
If you watch how nature deals with adversity, continually renewing itself, you can't help but learn
Whatever you are by nature, keep to it; never desert your line of talent. Be what nature intended you for and you will succeed.
Everything that looks to the future elevates human nature. Never is life so low or so little as when occupied with the present.
Labor is the only prayer that Nature answers.
Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without
The addiction to sports, therefore, in a peculiar degree marks an arrested development in man's moral nature
History would be an impossible area of human reflection if there were no recurrent attributes of human nature.
Mankind are so much the same, in all times and places, that history informs us of nothing new or strange in this particular. Its chief use is only to discover the constant and universal principles of human nature.
The things you fear are undefeatable, not by there nature, but by your approach
It is the nature of babies to be in bliss.
It is untrue that equality is a law of nature. Nature has no equality; its sovereign law is subordination and dependence.
In the beginning you must subject yourself to the influence of nature. You must be able to walk firmly on the ground before you start walking of a tightrope.
The sense of honour is of so fine and delicate a nature, that it is only to be met with in minds which are naturally noble, or in such as have been cultivated by good examples, or a refined education.
One of the most wonderful things in nature is a glance of the eye; it transcends speech; it is the bodily symbol of identity.
Destiny is our will, and our will is nature.
The greed of gain has no time or limit to its capaciousness. Its one object is to produce and consume. It has pity neither for beautiful nature nor for living human beings. It is ruthlessly ready without a moment's hesitation to crush beauty and life out of them, molding them into money.
The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
Nature, in her indifference, makes no distinction between good and evil.
The evil is not that you cannot change human nature. The evil is that human nature cannot change you.
For man, autumn is a time of harvest,of gathering together. For nature, it is a time of sowing, of scattering abroad.
Man must be disciplined, for he is by nature raw and wild.
Loyalty cannot be too liberally insisted upon. Altruism in nature remains an exception. It poses a puzzle, being in prima facie conflict with the survival of the fittest and most selfish.
Nature is my friend. Life is my teacher of philosophy. History
is my guide.