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Mutability of temper and inconsistency with ourselves is the greatest weakness of human nature.
Inconsistency
Joseph Addison

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There is not so variable a thing in nature as a lady's head-dress.
Dress
Joseph Addison

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Gossip is nature's telephone.
Gossip
Sholom Aleichem

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I am at two with nature.
Nature
Woody Allen

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It is the power of thought that gives man power over nature.
Thoughts and Thinking
Hans Christian Anderson

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

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By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments.
Equality
St. Thomas Aquinas

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We know that the nature of genius is to provide idiots with ideas twenty years later.
Genius
Louis Aragon

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All men by nature desire to know.
Nature
Aristotle

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Great men are always of a nature originally melancholy.
Temperament
Aristotle

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Man is by nature a political animal.
Humankind
Aristotle

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Nature does nothing uselessly.
Nature
Aristotle

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Habit is ten times nature.
Habit
Duke of Wellington Arthur Wellesley

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Healing, Papa would tell me, is not a science, but the intuitive art of wooing nature.
Convalescence
W. H. Auden

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Miracles are not contrary to nature, but only contrary to what we know about nature.
Miracles
St. Augustine

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Despise not death, but welcome it, for nature wills it like all else.
Death and Dying
Marcus Aurelius

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Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.
Losers and Losing
Marcus Aurelius

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Nothing happens to any man that he is not formed by nature to bear.
Endurance
Marcus Aurelius

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Nature is commanded by obeying her.
Nature
Francis Bacon

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Studies perfect nature and are perfected still by experience.
Learning
Francis Bacon

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

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One of the greatest pains to human nature is the pain of a new idea.
Innovation
Walter Bagehot

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Art is man's nature: Nature is God's art.
Nature
Philip James Bailey

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Simplicity is natures first step, and the last of art.
Simplicity
Philip James Bailey

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A widespread taste for pornography means that nature is alerting us to some threat of extinction.
Pornography
J. G. Ballard

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun