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Whatever the scientists may say, if we take the supernatural out of life, we leave only the unnatural. - Amelia E. Barr


In the country the darkness of night is friendly and familiar, but in a city, with its blaze of lights, it is unnatural, hostile and menacing. It is like a monstrous vulture that hovers, biding its time. - W. Somerset Maugham


The unnatural, that too is natural. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


Some decent regulated pre-eminence, some preference (not exclusive appropriation) given to birth, is neither unnatural, nor unjust, nor impolite. - Edmund Burke


It is unnatural for a majority to rule, for a majority can seldom be organized and united for specific action, and a minority can. - Jean-Jacques Rousseau


The Founding Fathers in their wisdom decided that children were an unnatural strain on parents. So they provided jails called schools, equipped with tortures called an education. - John Updike


Man is the unnatural animal, the rebel child of nature, and more and more does he turn himself against the harsh and fitful hand that reared him. - H. G. Wells


We Americans, with our terrific emphasis on youth, action, and material success, certainly tend to belittle the afternoon of life and even to pretend it never comes. We push the clock back and try to prolong the morning, overreaching and overstraining ourselves in the unnatural effort. - Anne Morrow Lindbergh


The Vietnam War required us to emphasize the national interest rather than abstract principles. What President Nixon and I tried to do was unnatural. And that is why we didn't make it. - Henry Kissinger