Phrases about 'Nature'

I believe that children are, by nature, very forgiving. I don't think children expect their parents to be perfect. I think they demand that their parents be real.

Author: Beth Moore - American Author
  Children , Nature , Parents , Believe


In Reykjavik, Iceland, where I was born, you are in the middle of nature surrounded by mountains and ocean. But you are still in a capital in Europe. So I have never understood why I have to choose between nature or urban.

Author: Bjork - Musician
  You , Nature , Mountains , Ocean


There is one simple Divinity found in all things, one fecund Nature, preserving mother of the universe insofar as she diversely communicates herself, casts her light into diverse subjects, and assumes various names.

Author: Giordano Bruno - Italian Philosopher
  Simple , Nature , Mother , Light


If the minority is able to successfully undo the Affordable Care Act by blackmail, it will be the undoing of the democratic nature of our government.

Author: Jerrold Nadler - American Politician
  Care , Will , Nature , Government


Can I remember exactly when I 'lost' my husband? Was it the moment when I had to start tying his shoelaces for him? Or when we stopped being able to laugh with each other? Looking back, that turning point is impossible to pinpoint. But then, that's the nature of dementia.

Author: Judy Parfitt - English Actress
  Moment , Nature , Laugh , Looking Back


Designs of purely arbitrary nature cannot be expected to last long.

Author: Kenzo Tange - Japanese Architect
  Long , Nature , Last , Design


If the people in Britain knew the nature and disposition of the New England people as well as we do they would not find so many friends in England as I suppose they do.

Author: Nathaniel Smith - American Politician
  People , New , Friends , Nature


Most of nature is inherently chaotic. It's not rigidly determined in the old sense. It's not rigidly predictable.

Author: Rupert Sheldrake - British Scientist
  Sense , Nature , Old , Determined


To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.

Author: Wendell Berry - American Poet
  Nature , Earth , Hope , Survival


One of the important things about familiar form and metricality is that it draws attention to the physical nature of language: the spell-binding nature of it and the ceremony of articulation.

Author: Tony Harrison - English Poet
  Important , Nature , Language , Attention