Art May Make A Suit Of Clothes, But Nature Must Produce A Man.
Art may make a suit of clothes, but Nature must produce a man.
-- David Hume, "Essays: The Epicurean," 15
Extremes in Nature equal good produce; Extremes in man concur to general use.
-- Alexander Pope (1688-1744) -- Moral Essays, Epistle iii, Line 161...
In a vain man, the smallest spark may kindle into the greatest flame, because the materials are always prepared for it.
It is seldom that liberty of any kind is lost all at once. -- David Hume
Truth springs from argument amongst friends. -- David Hume (1711-1776)
Whether the charmer sinner it or saint it, If folly grow romantic, I must paint it.
-- Alexander Pope (1688-1744) -- Moral Essays, Epistle ii, Line 15...
Nature is a revelation of God. Art is a revelation of man. -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Man makes a death which Nature never made.
-- Edward Young (1684-1765) - Night Thoughts, Night iv, Line 15...
Whoso would be a man, must be a nonconformist... Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson, Essay...
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some mysterious use.
-- Alexander Pope (1688-1744) -- Essay on Man, Epistle ii, Line 205...