Revenge is a kind of Wild justice, which the more man's nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out.1625 Essays, no.4,'Of Revenge'.
Many mellow Cydonian sucketsSweet apples, anthosmial, divine,From the ruby-rimmed beryline bucketsStar-gemmed, lily-shaped, hyaline;Like the sweet golden goblet found growingOn the Wild emerald cucumber-tree,Rich, brilliant, like chrysophrase glowingWas my beautiful Rosalie Lee.thomas holley chivers
You like the Earth, Man, and you — pawing the ground — think of God, the little nursling will recognize you, and will think of you with love, because God lives even in it also. Give nourishment to the developing little creatures, either to plant or to animal, and it will develop for your sweet amazement. Give food for the Wild animal starving, and it will slick to you.tivadar csontváry kosztka
It is as natural and as right for a young man to be imprudent and exaggerated, to live in swoops and circles, and beat about his cage like any other Wild thing newly captured, as it is for old men to turn gray, or mothers to love their offspring, or heroes to die for something worthier than their lives.Robert Louis Stevenson
"Quantum interference the crosstalk among similar quantum states knits the different versions of your brain together." "You're saying that my consciousness extends across multiple cosmi," I said. "That's a pretty Wild statement." "I'm saying all things do," Orolo said. "That comes with the polycosmic interpretation. The only thing exceptional about the brain is that it has found a way to use this."neal stephenson
There is an evening twilight of the heart, When its Wild passion-waves are lulled to rest.Fitz-Greene Halleck, Twilight.
Why do we profess to so love and adore and worship and seek closeness to the wolf, the supposed poster child for all that's remote, Wild and free, the mournful soul-searching stuff of poetry and song, not to mention fawning documentaries and movies, while at the same time we're taught to despise and persecute by any means bullet, trap, wire, poison its close cousin and equally beautiful and rightful occupant of the Wild, the coyote?John Harrigan, Hate coyotes, adore the wolf: explain, please, NewHampshire.com (Sep. 15, 2012)
Consider the way “moral man” … is veiled behind moral formulas and concepts of decency the way our actions are benevolently concealed by the concepts of duty, virtue, sense of community, honorableness, self-denial. … I am not suggesting that all this is meant to mask human malice and villainy, the Wild animal in us; my idea is, on the contrary, that it is precisely as tame animals that we are a shameful sight and in need of the moral disguise.friedrich nietzsche
When have I last looked on The round green eyes and the long wavering bodies Of the dark leopards of the moon ? All the Wild witches, those most noble ladies, For all their broom-sticks and their tears, Their angry tears, are gone.William Butler Yeats, in "Lines Written In Dejection" in The Wild Swans at Coole (1919)
Time, like a flurry of Wild rain, Shall drift across the darkened pane!C. G. D. Roberts, The Unsleeping.