Peace cannot be achieved through violence it can only be attained through understanding.
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
Everything in Nature contains all the powers of Nature. Everything is made of one hidden stuff.
We are by nature observers and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
Nature hates calculators.
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
Nature and books belong to the eyes that see them.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.
When nature has work to be done she creates a genius to do it.
Earth laughs in flowers.
In the morning a man walks with his whole body in the evening only with his legs.
Money often costs too much.
A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
In every society some men are born to rule and some to advise.
The reason why men do not obey us is because they see the mud at the bottom of our eye.
Men admire the man who can organize their wishes and thoughts in stone and wood and steel and brass.
Truth is the property of no individual but is the treasure of all men.
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them to the right and again making all crime mean and ugly.
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted and who has not been the victim and slave of his action.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Men are what their mothers made them.
I have no hostility to nature but a child's love to it. I expand and live in the warm day like corn and melons.
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to it else it is none.