„Discovery is always rape of the natural world. Always.“

—  Michael Crichton, livro Jurassic Park

Fonte: Jurassic Park

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Michael Crichton
1942 - 2008

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„Nature is not our enemy, to be raped and conquered. Nature is ourselves, to be cherished and explored.“

—  Terence McKenna American ethnobotanist 1946 - 2000

Variante: Nature is not our enemy, to be raped and conquered. Nature is ourselves, to be cherished and explored.

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„The knowledge of nature and the mastery of nature have always belonged together.“

—  Hugo Munsterberg German-American psychologist, philosopher and agitator 1863 - 1916

p. 6
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„Some people are by nature slaves and will always be so.“

—  Rousas John Rushdoony American theologian 1916 - 2001

pp. 286
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„Great men are always of a nature originally melancholy.“

—  Aristotle Classical Greek philosopher, student of Plato and founder of Western philosophy -384 - -321 a.C.

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„If you torture the data enough, nature will always confess.“

—  Ronald H. Coase, Essays on Economics and Economists

Coase states that he said this in a talk at the University of Virginia in the early 1960s and that this saying, "in a somewhat altered form, has taken its place in the statistical literature."
Alternative: "If you torture the data long enough, it will confess."
Cited in: Gordon Tullock, "A Comment on Daniel Klein's 'A Plea to Economists Who Favor Liberty'", Eastern Economic Journal, Spring 2001.
1960s-1980s, "How should economists choose?" (1981)
Fonte: Essays on Economics and Economists

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„Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.“

—  Ralph Waldo Emerson American philosopher, essayist, and poet 1803 - 1882

History
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919), Essays, First Series
Variante: Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.

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„I love nature, what is not beautiful in nature, there are no ugly things. Sometimes the world oppresses me and then I always go back to nature, the source of all things. (translation from Dutch: Fons Heijnsbroek, 2018)“

—  Gerrit Benner Dutch painter 1897 - 1981

version in original Dutch (citaat van Gerrit Benner, in het Nederlands:) Ik hou van de natuur, wat is niet mooi in de natuur, er zijn geen lelijke dingen. Soms benauwt de wereld me en dan kom ik altijd terug bij de natuur, de bron van alle dingen.
as cited on website De Canon: ‘Gerrit Benner’ http://www.11en30.nu/de-canon-vensters/gerrit-benner
undated quotes

„Epistemology is always and inevitably personal. The point of the probe is always in the heart of the explorer: What is my answer to the question of the nature of knowing?“

—  Gregory Bateson English anthropologist, social scientist, linguist, visual anthropologist, semiotician and cyberneticist 1904 - 1980

p. 93
Mind and Nature: A Necessary Unity, 1979

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„There is always a 'but' in this imperfect world.“

—  Anne Brontë, livro The Tenant of Wildfell Hall

Ch. XXII : Traits of Friendship; Helen Graham
The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1848)

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