Necessity is the mistress and guardian of Nature.
Miracles do not, in fact, break the laws of nature.
Miracles are not contrary to nature, but only contrary to what we know about nature.
Borrow trouble for yourself if that's your nature, but don't lend it to your neighbors.
Nature is better than a middling doctor.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
When you examine the lives of the most influential people who have ever walked among us, you discover one thread that winds through them all. They have been aligned first with their spiritual nature and only then with their physical selves.
We live in a world of transgressions and selfishness, and no pictures that represent us otherwise can be true, though, happily, for human nature, gleamings of that pure spirit in whose likeness man has been fashioned are to be seen, relieving its deformities, and mitigating if not excusing its crimes.
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon-instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.
Something in human nature causes us to start slacking off at our moment of greatest accomplishment. As you become successful, you will need a great deal of self-discipline not to lose your sense of balance, humility, and commitment.
I think computer viruses should count as life. I think it says something about human nature that the only form of life we have created so far is purely destructive. We've created life in our own image.
It is the nature of desire not to be satisfied, and most men live only for the gratification of it.
Many secrets of art and nature are thought by the unlearned to be magical.
If due to ego you think: I shall not fight; this resolve of yours is vain. Your own nature will compel you.
All works are being done by the energy and power of nature, but due to delusion of ego people assume themselves to be the doer.
There is something beautiful about all scars of whatever nature. A scar means the hurt is over, the wound is closed and healed, done with.
Sympathy is a virtue unknown in nature.
Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a function.
The insufferable arrogance of human beings to think that Nature was made solely for their benefit, as if it was conceivable that the sun had been set afire merely to ripen men's apples and head their cabbages.
Nature knows no indecencies; man invents them.
I'm cursed with empathy. I'm also by nature way too opinionated.
To speak truly, few adult persons can see nature. Most persons do not see the sun. At least they have a very superficial seeing. The sun illuminates only the eye of the man, but shines into the eye and heart of the child
As an artist grows older, he has to fight disillusionment and learn to establish the same relation to nature as an adult as he had when a child
The nature of an innovation is that it will arise at a fringe where it can afford to become prevalent enough to establish its usefulness without being overwhelmed by the inertia of the orthodox system
Beauty is our weapon against nature; by it we make objects, giving them limit, symmetry, proportion. Beauty halts and freezes the melting flux of nature