More From Denis Diderot
- "Genius is present in every age, but the men carrying it within them remain benumbed unless extraordinary events occur to heat up and melt the mass so that it flows forth."
- "Disturbances in society are never more fearful than when those who are stirring up the trouble can use the pretext of religion to mask their true designs."
- "No man has received from nature the right to command his fellow human beings."
More In Nature
- "Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow."― Helen Keller
- "Zoos are becoming facsimiles – or perhaps caricatures – of how animals once were in their natural habitat. If the right policies toward nature were pursued, we would need no zoos at all."― Michael J. Fox
- "Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night."― Rainer Maria Rilke