Quotes Categories

Nature Quotes

Men may change their climate, but they cannot change their nature. A man that goes out a fool cannot ride or sail himself into common sense.

Author: Joseph Addison (1672-1719)

Profession: British Essayist, Poet, Statesman

I am at two with nature.

Author: Woody Allen (1935)

Profession: American Director, Screenwriter, Actor, Comedian

Nature has been for me, for as long as I remember, a source of solace, inspiration, adventure, and delight; a home, a teacher, a companion.

Author: Lorraine Anderson

Profession:

Nature has no mercy at all. Nature says, ''I'm going to snow. If you have on a bikini and no snowshoes, that's tough. I am going to snow anyway.''

Author: Maya Angelou (1928)

Profession: African-American poet, Writer, Performer

The plastic virtues: purity, unity, and truth, keep nature in subjection.

Author: Guillaume Apollinaire (1880-1918)

Profession: Italian-born French Poet, Critic

Nature does nothing uselessly.

Author: Aristotle

Profession: Greek Philosopher

All men by nature desire to know.

Author: Aristotle

Profession: Greek Philosopher

To sit in the shade on a fine day, and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment.

Author: Jane Austen (1775-1817)

Profession: British Novelist

Nature is commanded by obeying her.

Author: Francis Bacon (1561-1626)

Profession: British Philosopher, Essayist, Statesman

The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses and understanding.

Author: Francis Bacon (1561-1626)

Profession: British Philosopher, Essayist, Statesman

Art is man's nature: Nature is God's art.

Author: Philip James Bailey (1816-1902)

Profession: British Poet

Disease is the retribution of outraged Nature.

Author: Hosea Ballou (1771-1852)

Profession: American Theologian, Founder of ''Universalism''

As a profession advertising is young; as a force it is as old as the world. The first four words ever uttered, Let there be light, constitute its charter. All nature is vibrant with its impulse.

Author: Bruce Barton (1886-1967)

Profession: American Author, Advertising Executive

Nature... is nothing but the inner voice of self-interest.

Author: Charles Baudelaire (1821-1867)

Profession: French Poet

Nature always tends to act in the simplest way.

Author: Bernoulli

Profession: Swedish Mathematician