quote by Benjamin Franklin

Freedom is not a gift bestowed upon us by other men, but a right that belongs to us by the laws of God and nature.

— Benjamin Franklin

Jittery Natural Gifts quotations

Natural gifts quote Be patient with yourself, nothing in nature blooms all year.
Be patient with yourself, nothing in nature blooms all year.

Friendship is an art, and very few persons are born with a natural gift for it.

We should spend less time ranking children and more time helping them to identify their natural competencies and gifts and cultivate these. There are hundreds and hundreds of ways to succeed and many, many different abilities that will help you get there.

Natural gifts quote The axe forgets what the tree remembers.
The axe forgets what the tree remembers.

Joy in looking and comprehending is nature's most beautiful gift.

Self defense is a primary law of nature, which no subsequent law of society can abolish; the immediate gift of the Creator, obliges everyone to resist the first approaches of tyranny.


Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.

Natural gifts quote In every walk with the nature one receives far more than he seeks.
In every walk with the nature one receives far more than he seeks.

Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.

Find your vision, and let it guide you in all that you do.

If you lack vision, look inside yourself. Draw on your natural gifts and desires.

The naturally advantaged are not to gain merely because they are more gifted, but only to cover the costs of training and education and for using their endowments in ways that help the less fortunate as well.

Natural gifts quote The greatest oak was once a little nut who held her ground.
The greatest oak was once a little nut who held her ground.

The gift of learning to meditate is the greatest gift you can give yourself in this life. For it is only through meditation that you can undertake the journey to discover your true nature, and so find the stability and confidence you will need to live, and die, well; Meditation is the road to enlightenment.


As we rise to meet the challenges that are a natural part of living, we awaken to our many undiscovered gifts, to our inner power and our purpose.

Nature endows us with the feeling that moves us in all our musical experiences;

we might call her gift instinct.

Natural gifts quote Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift. That's why we
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift. That's why we call it present.
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Our destruction of nature is not just bad stewardship, or stupid economics, or a betrayal of family responsibility; it is the most horrid blasphemy. It is flinging God's gifts into His face, as if they were of no worth beyond that assigned to them by our destruction of them.

Nature best teaches how to pray, and how to reverence all the gifts the Almighty has given us. She is like a vast outspread handkerchief, embroidered with God's eternal name, on which we may dry alike our tears of sorrow and of joy; she turns weeping into ecstasy, and fills our hearts with speechless, quiet reverence and resignation.

[If you understood the natural rights of mankind,] [y]ou would be convinced that natural liberty is a gift of the beneficent Creator to the whole human race, and that civil liberty is founded in that, and cannot be wrested from any people without the most manifest violation of justice.

Natural gifts quote Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death.
Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death.

The ground we walk on, the plants and creatures, the clouds above constantly dissolving into new formations - each gift of nature possessing its own radiant energy, bound together by cosmic harmony.

I will be satisfied to the extent that I see everything I have as a gift from God. Here is the truth: Everything you have – your money, talent, friendships, marriage, children, material possessions, health, home, bike, car, even the country you live in – is a gift from God that He had chosen out of His generous nature to give you.

Nature has provided two great gifts: life and then the diversity of living things, jellyfish and humans, worms and crocodiles. I don't undervalue the investigation of commonalities but can't avoid the conclusion that diversity has been relatively neglected, especially as concerns the brain.

Natural gifts quote Be still, and the earth will speak to you.
Be still, and the earth will speak to you.

There are two kinds of faith. There is the natural faith. But the supernatural faith is the gift of God.

Death is natural and necessary, but not just.

It is a random force of nature; survival is equally accidental. Each loss is an occasion to remember that survival is a gift.


Not by way of the forced and worn formula of Romaticism, but throught the closeness of an imagination that has never broken kinship with nature. Art must accept such gifts, and revaluate the giver.

Natural gifts quote The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away
The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.

Nature demands a gift for everything that it gives, so what we have to keep doing, is returning [leaves & compost materials] back to the soil, then we're continuously giving the gifts to nature, because we have a return cycle.

And life is beautiful, love is beautiful, nature and music are beautiful.

Everything we experience is a gift, a present we should cherish and pass on to those we love.

Water must be free for sustenance needs.

Since nature gives water to us free of cost, buying and selling it for profit violates our inherent right to nature's gift and denies the poor of their human rights.

Natural gifts quote Everyone is gifted, but some people never open their package.
Everyone is gifted, but some people never open their package.
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God takes great delight in surprising His people with His goodness.

He delights in being there for us, in coming through for us. He loves to give us the good gifts of His provision and grace that reveal to us His nature and His character.


We are all born sexual creatures,thank God, but it's a pity so many people despise and crush this natural gift.

We depend on the gifts of nature, but these gifts must be received with gratitude and not exploited or abused

Natural gifts quote We often forget that we are nature. Nature is not something separate from us. So
We often forget that we are nature. Nature is not something separate from us. So when we say that we have lost our connection to nature, we have lost our connection to ourselves.

Out of the long list of nature’s gifts to man, none is perhaps so utterly essential to human life as soil.

Some men covet knowledge out of a natural curiosity and inquisitive temper;

some to entertain the mind with variety and delight; some for ornament and reputation; some for victory and contention; many for lucre and a livelihood; and but few for employing the Divine gift of reason to the use and benefit of mankind.

The gift of perfume to a flower is a special grace like genius or like beauty, and never becomes common or cheap.

Natural gifts quote Yesterday is a history; Tomorrow a mystery; Today is a gift; That's why we call
Yesterday is a history; Tomorrow a mystery; Today is a gift; That's why we call it the present
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Nature is always lavish of her gifts even to the most insignificant forms.

The butterflies and moths are richly dowered in this respect.

To see is one of God's great gifts to man and to comprehend what we see is doubly so. Furthermore, He has endowed some people with the qualities to see the beauties of life and nature much more than others and they have the greatest gift of all.

A new year is a gift from God, a part of the Divine nature of God.

Seating themselves on the greensward, they eat while the corks fly and there is talk, laughter and merriment, and perfect freedom, for the universe is their drawing room and the sun their lamp. Besides, they have appetite, Nature's special gift, which lends to such a meal a vivacity unknown indoors, however beautiful the surroundings.

The child learns so easily because he has a natural gift, but adults, because they are tyrants, ignore natural gifts and say that children must learn through the same process that they learned by. We insist upon forced mental feeding and our lessons

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