Women are like Elephants. I like to watch them, but I wouldn't want to own one.
Man has survived hitherto because he was too ignorant to know how to realise his wishes. Now that he can realise them, he must either change them or perish.
William Carlos Williams
Denial ain't just a river in Egypt.
Mark Twain 1835-1920
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Nature does nothing uselessly.
Every individual counts. Every individual has a role to play. Every individual makes a difference.
We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
The English country gentleman galloping after a fox - the unspeakable in full pursuit of the uneatable.
The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
The goal of life is living in agreement with nature.
Zeno 335 BC-264 BC
Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative.
H. G. Wells 1866-1946
I like pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.
Sir Winston Churchill
I had a linguistics professor who said that it's man's ability to use language that makes him the dominant species on the planet. That may be. But I think there's another thing that separates us from animals. We aren't afraid of vacuum cleaners.
There is nothing in which the birds differ more from man than the way in which they can build and yet leave a landscape as it was before.
The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp.
A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song.
An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language.
You ask of my companions. Hills, sir, and the sundown, and a dog as large as myself that my father bought me. They are better than beings, because they know, but do not tell.
If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive.
Watching clouds roll by
on a sunny day
Who needs church?
Nature is divine.
Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.
There is a way that nature speaks, that land speaks. Most of the time we are simply not patient enough, quiet enough to pay attention to the story.
Happiness flutters in the air whilst we rest among the breaths of nature.
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