Within every woman there is a wild and natural creature, a powerful force, filled with good instincts, passionate creativity, and ageless knowing.— Clarissa Pinkola Estes
Useful Natural Instinct quotations
As soon as you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further. With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high.
Our thoughts ought by instinct to fly upwards from animals, men and natural objects to their creator. If created things are so utterly lovely, how gloriously beautiful must he be who made them! The wisdom of the worker is revealed in his handiwork.
It has taken a great deal of energy, which has not been so difficult to summon as the necessary patience to wait, simply wait much of the time - until my instincts assured me that I had assembled my materials in proper order for a final welding into their natural form.
Forgiveness is above all a personal choice, a decision of the heart to go against the natural instinct to pay back evil with evil.
Since man's natural instincts lead him to sin, all men are sinners;
and all sinners go to hell. If everyone goes to hell, then you will meet all your friends there.
To revolt is a natural tendency of life.
Even a worm turns against the foot that crushes it. In general, the vitality and relative dignity of an animal can be measured by the intensity of its instinct to revolt.
Yeah, but if you're not doing what everyone else is doing then you're going to be misunderstood. People are going to wonder why you're trying to be different; it's just a natural instinct.
Reverse every natural instinct and do the opposite of what you are inclined to do, and you will probably come very close to having a perfect golf swing.
Nature endows us with the feeling that moves us in all our musical experiences;
we might call her gift instinct.
there's only one thing i know for certain anymore.
" he turned, his eyes a clear black. "that i would do anything for you, even if it means going against mu instincts or my very nature. i would lay down everything i possess, even my soul, for you. if that isn't love, it's the best i have.
I get 0.5 seconds to react to a ball, sometimes even less than that. I can't be thinking of what XYZ has said about me. I need to surrender myself to my natural instincts. My subconscious mind knows exactly what to do. It is trained to react. At home, my family doesn't discuss media coverage.
Though my natural instinct is to wish for a life free from pain, trouble, and adversity, I am learning to welcome anything that makes me conscious of my need for Him. If prayer is birthed out of desperation, then anything that makes me desperate for God is a blessing.
Instinct is intelligence incapable of self-consciousness.
Nature never appeals to intelligence until habit and instinct are useless.
There is no intelligence where there is no need of change.
Your empathy for other mothers is such a natural instinct and it's such a beautiful thing that we all connect, and we should all help each other.
Sexual behavior is not, as is too often assumed, a superimposition of, on the one hand, desires which derive from natural instincts, and, on the other hand, of permissive or restrictive laws which tell us what we should or shouldn't do. Sexual behavior is more than that.
Sometimes my natural instincts take over and I just go overboard.
Retaliation is related to nature and instinct, not to law.
Law, by definition, cannot obey the same rules as nature.
Two things control men's nature, instinct and experience.
I don't like formal gardens. I like wild nature. It's just the wilderness instinct in me, I guess.
The most intelligent men, like the strongest, find their happiness where others would find only disaster: in the labyrinth, in being hard with themselves and with others, in effort; their delight is self-mastery; in them asceticism becomes second nature, a necessity, as instinct.
Destroy it. There may be a redistribution of the land, but the natural inequality of men soon re-creates an inequality of possessions and privileges, and raises to power a new minority with essentially the same instincts as the old.
Any person by nature has inherent capabilities.
You have to trust your instincts and act with spontaneity.
Artist by nature, actor by instinct, poet by accident, and vagabond by choice.
From when I was really young one of the first things I did was to perform and do shows. It was like a natural instinct.
God forgive me if I do wrong in following with ardor the strongest instincts of my nature.
Marriage is a tyranny, a mortification of man's natural instincts.
Man needs a multiplicity of relationships.
The instinct of ownership is fundamental in man's nature.
In our instinctive attachments, our fear of change, and our wish for certainty and permanence, we may undercut the impermanence which is our greatest strength, our most fundamental identity. Without impermanence, there is no process. The nature of life is change. All hope is based on process.
Your inner voice, your instinct, knows everything.
Being varied is something I do instinctively and naturally.
I feel a tremendous sense of accomplishment.
Fear is a healthy instinct, not a sign of weakness.
It is a natural self-defense mechanism that is common to felines, wolves, hyenas, and most humans. Even fruit bats know fear, and I salute them for it. If you think the world is weird now, imagine how weird it would be if wild beasts had no fear.
Every man wants a woman to appeal to his better side, his nobler instincts, and his higher nature - and another woman to help him forget them.
In nature, creatures never ended the lives of others except to survive.
To women, abortion was self-defense and preservation of the species. Abortion was not a fancy borne out of the female mind. Abortion was instinct beyond ideas. Abortion was fear (the cat that devours its litter when a predator nears).