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Biography - Charles Darwin:

English naturalist.
Born: 1809 - Died: 1882
Period:
19th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.




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Quotes for: nature


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Quotes about nature:


Painters understand nature and love her and teach us to see.
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Truly, art is embedded in nature; he who can extract it, has it.
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Man is but a reed, the most feeble thing in nature, but he is a thinking reed.
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Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.
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Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.
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Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye... it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.
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Quotes for: poverty


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Quotes about poverty:


Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice.
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Nature never said to me: Do not be poor; still less did she say: Be rich; her cry to me was always: Be independent.
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As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler solitude will not be solitude, poverty will not be poverty, nor weakness weakness.
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Abundance makes me poor.
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A propensity to hope and joy is real riches: One to fear and sorrow, real poverty.
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Another cause of our poverty lies in our new needs.
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How paramount the future is to the present when one is surrounded by children.
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It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
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I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
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A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
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A man's friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.
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At some future period, not very distant as measured by centuries, the civilized races of man will almost certainly exterminate, and replace the savage races throughout the world.
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