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Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.

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.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Nature does nothing uselessly.
All men by nature desire to know.
Nature never did betray the heart that loved her.
The only thing that one really knows about human nature is that it changes. Change is the one quality we can predicate of it. The systems that fail are those that rely on the permanency of human nature, and not on its growth and development. The error of Louis XIV was that he thought human nature would always be the same. The result of his error was the French Revolution. It was an admirable result.
The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself.
The environment is everything that isn't me.
Warm summer sun, shine kindly here. Warm southern wind, blow softly here. Green sod above, lie light, lie light. Good night, dear Heart, Good night, good night.
There is a great deal of human nature in people.
Art is man's nature: Nature is God's art.
I look upon all creatures equally; none are less dear to me and none more dear. But those who worship me with love live in me, and I come to life in them.
Whenever man comes up with a better mousetrap, nature immediately comes up with a better mouse.
A wind has blown the rain away and blown the sky away and all the leaves away, and the trees stand. I think, I too, have known autumn too long.
Nature... She pardons no mistakes. Her yea is yea, and her nay, nay.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
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.
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses and understanding.
As long as I retain my feeling and my passion for Nature, I can partly soften or subdue my other passions and resist or endure those of others.
The control of nature is a phrase conceived in arrogance, born of the Neanderthal age of biology and the convenience of man.
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.
The best remedy for those who are frightened, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere they can be alone, alone with the sky, nature and God. For then and only then can you feel that everything is as it should be and that God wants people to be happy amid nature's beauty and simplicity.
Too many people confine their exercise to jumping to conclusions, running up bills, stretching the truth, bending over backward, lying down on the job, sidestepping responsibility and pushing their luck.
It is almost impossible to smile on the outside without feeling better on the inside.
Now I believe I can hear the philosophers protesting that it can only be misery to live in folly, illusion, deception and ignorance, but it isn't --it's human.
To sit in the shade on a fine day, and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment.
Disease is the retribution of outraged Nature.
Nature is an endless combination and repetition of a very few laws. She hums the old well-known air through innumerable variations.
Nature has made up her mind that what cannot defend itself shall not be defended.
All nature wears one universal grin.
Nature provides exceptions to every rule.
Give a small boy a hammer and he will find that everything he encounters needs pounding.
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.
Nature is commanded by obeying her.
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.
A man is related to all nature.
Everything in Nature contains all the powers of Nature. Everything is made of hidden stuff.

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