Human subtlety will never devise an invention more beautiful,
more simple or more direct than does nature
in her inventions nothing is lacking
nothing is superfluous.
Nature uses extraordinarily ingenious techniques to avoid conflict and competition, and that cooperation is extraordinarily widespread throughout all of nature.
“Hope is the feeling we have that the feeling we have is not permanent”
Psychology keeps trying to vindicate human nature. History keeps undermining the effort.
Perfection is a myth, determination is rare, excuses are too common.
Nature is neutral, humans are not.
Nature cannot be tricked or cheated.
It will give up to you the object of your struggles only after you have paid her price.
When a fantasy turns you on, you’re obligated to God and nature to start doing it – right away;
“ Don’t be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams.”