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What a book a devil's chaplain might write on the clumsy, wasteful, blundering, low, and horribly cruel work of nature!

Author: Charles Darwin (1809-1882)

Profession: British Naturalist

Nature, like us is sometimes caught without her diadem.

Author: Emily Dickinson (1830-1886)

Profession: American Poet

Nature, like man, sometimes weeps from gladness.

Author: Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

Who can explain the secret pathos of Nature's loveliness? It is a touch of melancholy inherited from our mother Eve. It is an unconscious memory of the lost Paradise. It is the sense that even if we should find another Eden, we would not be fit to enjoy it perfectly nor stay in it forever.

Author: Henry Van Dyke (1852--1933)

Profession: American Protestant Clergyman and Writer

I am against nature. I don't dig nature at all. I think nature is very unnatural. I think the truly natural things are dreams, which nature can't touch with decay.

Author: Bob Dylan (1941)

Profession: American Musician, Singer, Songwriter

Occurrences in this domain are beyond the reach of exact prediction because of the variety of factors in operation, not because of any lack of order in nature.

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

The environment is everything that isn't me.

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

Nature is an endless combination and repetition of a very few laws. She hums the old well-known air through innumerable variations.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Nature... She pardons no mistakes. Her yea is yea, and her nay, nay.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

We fly to beauty as an asylum from the terrors of finite nature.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The rich mind lies in the sun and sleeps, and is Nature.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Nature has made up her mind that what cannot defend itself shall not be defended.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

In nature nothing can be given. All things are sold.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Everything in Nature contains all the powers of Nature. Everything is made of hidden stuff.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

A man is related to all nature.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist