Quotes by David H. Lawrence

For man, as for flower and beast and bird, the supreme triumph is to be most vividly, most perfectly alive.

David H. Lawrence

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Few of us have vitality enough to make any of our instincts imperious.

George Bernard Shaw

Examine each question in terms of what is ethically and aesthetically right, as well as what is economically expedient. A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability, and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise.

Aldo Leopold

Equal opportunity means everyone will have a fair chance at being incompetent.

Laurence J. Peter

Physics does not change the nature of the world it studies, and no science of behavior can change the essential nature of man, even though both sciences yield technologies with a vast power to manipulate their subject matters.

B. F. Skinner

There is that in the glance of a flower which may at times control the greatest of creation's braggart lords.

John Muir

What you are is God's gift to you. What you make of yourself is your gift back to God.

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A gentleman will not insult me, and no man not a gentleman can insult me.

Frederick Douglas »