Man And Nature Quotes by Mario Botta, Lord Byron, Frank Lloyd Wright, William Blake, Joseph de Maistre, Anton Chekhov and many others.
Architecture is the constant fight between man and nature, the fight to overwhelm nature, to possess it. The first act of architecture is to put a stone on the ground. That act transforms a condition of nature into a condition of culture; it’s a holy act.
I love not man the less, but Nature more.
The best friend on earth of man is the tree: When we use the tree respectfully and economically, we have one of the greatest resources of the earth.
To the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself.
Without doubt, God is the universal moving force, but each being is moved according to the nature that God has given it. God directs angels, men, animals, brute matter, in sum all created things, but each according to its nature: and man having been created free, he is led freely.
In countries where there is a mild climate, less effort is expended on the struggle with nature and man is kinder and more gentle.
Yoga has spread harmony between man and nature. It is a holistic approach to health and wellbeing.
Nature is just enough; but men and women must comprehend and accept her suggestions.
The old Lakota was wise. He knew that a man’s heart away from nature becomes hard.
Art is a man’s nature; nature is God’s art.
I hope to bring ancient philosophy and new scientific thinking together, to provide a new perspective of nature, especially the relationship between nature and man.
The heavens listen to what is said on these cobbles. Laws of man and nature come together here. Here you must be firm. Here you must be true.
If money is the bond binding me to human life, binding society to me, binding me and nature and man, is not money the bond of all bonds? Can it not dissolve and bind all ties? Is it not, therefore, the universal agent of separation?
Man’s heart away from nature becomes hard.
The old Lakota was wise. He knew that man’s heart, away from nature, becomes hard; he knew that lack of respect for growing, living things soon led to lack of respect for humans too.
The man of power is ruined by power, the man of money by money, the submissive man by subservience, the pleasure seeker by pleasure.
There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar; I love not Man the less, but Nature more.