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    wild Quotes

    I've heard that the two plants that make Ayahuasca (Banisteriopsis caapi and Psychotria viridis) in the Amazon, are increasingly difficult to find in the wild.
    — Zoe Helene
    tags: wild 
    America's remaining wild horses are under aggressive attack and rapidly disappearing from government-managed, citizen-owned wilderness spaces.
    — Zoe Helene
    tags: space  wild  america 
    Even a wild horse can be tamed; even metal that is difficult to work eventually goes into a mold. If you take it easy and do not stir yourself, you will never make any progress. It has been said, "It is no disgrace to have many afflictions: I would worry if there never were any afflictions."
    — Zicheng Hong
    tags: work  progress  wild  worries 
    I need this wild life, this freedom.
    — Zane Grey
    tags: freedom  wild 
    I loved London. In the 1970s... it was very exciting, really wild.
    — Zaha Hadid
    tags: wild 
    We took special pride in the fact that climbing rocks and icefalls had no economic value in society...We were like a wild species living in the edges of an ecosystem - adaptable, resilient and tough.
    — Yvon Chouinard
    tags: living  value  wild  facts  economics  pride 
    You have a whole life in the outdoors, you realize you have a sense of responsibility to protect these wild places.
    — Yvon Chouinard
    I'm learning to be braver with colorful clothes, even if they're a little wild.
    — Yuliya Snigir
    tags: wild  learning 
    You can be very wild and still be very wise
    — Yoko Ono
    tags: wild  wise 
    Don't forget that we lawyers, we're a higher breed of intellect, and so it's our privilege to lie. It's as clear as day. Animals can't even imagine lying: if you were to find yourself among some wild islanders, they too would only speak the truth until they learned about European culture.
    — Yevgeny Zamyatin
    tags: animals  truth  culture  lies  wild  imagine 
    O, mighty, divinely delimited wisdom of walls, boundaries! I is perhaps the most magnificent of all inventions. Man ceased to be a wild animal only when he build the first wall. Men ceased to be a wild man only when we built the Green Wall, only when, by means of that wall, we isolated our perfect machine world from the irrational, ugly world of trees, birds, and animals.
    — Yevgeny Zamyatin
    tags: animals  men  world  wild  wisdom  machine 
    A rollicking good read-THE HUNTER is steampunk with a Wild West feel. Theresa Meyers is an entertaining and witty writer with a fresh, new voice in the genre. THE HUNTER is a fun-filled ride through a world of demons, vampires, and things that go bump in the night, and kept me turning pages until the very end.
    — Yasmine Galenorn
    tags: world  night  wild  witty  vampire  demon 
    Our children think our world will end. It's a tragic thing. Adults don't think that. They don't see that we are eating the planet. But we are. If you take all the biomass of vertebrates on the planet, 98% are men and their domestic animals. All the wild animals in the world make up only 2%.
    — Yann Arthus-Bertrand
    tags: animals  children  men  world  adult  wild  child 
    Laughter is the Wild Body's song of triumph.
    — Wyndham Lewis
    tags: laughter  wild  song 
    Images proliferate. Am I wrong in being reminded of printing money in a period of wild inflation? Do we know what we are doing? Are we able to evaluate what we have done?
    — Wright Morris
    tags: wild  wrong  money 
    I went to the flea market in the morning and charged tourists money to take pictures of me. I looked pretty wild, with hair down to my waist, Indian robes, a floor-length fur coat. There must be lots of photos of me out there.
    — Wolfgang Beltracchi
    tags: wild  photo  money 
    Being twenty years old, I naturally had a wild imagination and a tender heart.
    — Wladyslaw Stanislaw Reymont
    tags: heart  wild  imagination  year 
    All the best have something in common, a regard for reality, an agreement to its primacy over the imagination. Even the richest, most surprising and wild imagination is not as rich, wild and surprising as reality. The task of the poet is to pick singular threads from this dense, colorful fabric.
    — Wislawa Szymborska
    It's part of the celebrity process but my life has never been as interesting or as wild as what's been printed about me.
    — Winona Ryder
    tags: process  wild  celebrity 
    We must keep these waters for wild rice, these trees for maple syrup, our lakes for fish, and our land and aquifers for all of our relatives - whether they have fins, roots, wings, or paws.
    — Winona LaDuke
    tags: wild  water  wings 
    I must stress, basically, the very fact that we do have orangutan rehabilitation means that we have failed to do what is really important, and that is rescue the wild orangutan in its habitat.
    — Willie Smits
    tags: wild  stress  facts 
    Sadly, there are more wild horses in holding pens than in the wild.
    — Willie Nelson
    tags: wild 
    My mother's people, the people who captured my imagination when I was growing up, were of the Deep South - emotional, changeable, touched with charisma and given to histrionic flourishes. They were courageous under tension and unexpectedly tough beneath their wild eccentricities, for they had and unusually close working agreement with God. They also had an unusually high quota of bullshit.
    — Willie Morris
    Donald Trump behaving like a wild man. I mean, I just can`t imagine that people want a human tornado sitting in the oval office.
    — William Weld
    tags: men  people  human  wild  imagine 
    The real secret to freedom seems to lie in the ability to deal with ambiguity, the capacity to tolerate noise and yet hear within its wild randomizing abandon the possibilities of innovation and transformations.
    — William Thompson
    I felt myself no longer a husk but a body with some of the body's sweet juices stirring again. I had my first dream in many months, confused but to this day imperishable, with a flute in it somewhere, and a wild goose, and a dancing girl.
    — William Styron
    tags: body  girls  wild  dreams 
    It has got to the point in this country where men believe they are men, just because that is their birthright. If that is true, then, by the same logic, an animal held captive in a zoo is still a free wild beast.
    — William Powell
    tags: animals  men  believe  true  logic  wild 
    Young men, you who have any piety at all, what sort is it? Is it a hot-house plant, which must be framed and glassed, lest March, that bold young fellow, should shake the life out.of it in his rough play among the flowers? or is it a hardy shrub, which rejoices when the wild winds course along the heather or howl above the crest of Lebanon ' We need, believe me, the bravery of godliness to bear true witness for our Master now.
    — William Morley Punshon
    tags: men  young  believe  master  true  wild  bravery 
    Roscoe was spiritually illegal, a bootlegger of the soul, a mythic creature made of words and wit and wild deeds and boundless memory.
    — William Kennedy
    tags: memory  soul  wild 
    I feel like a wet seed wild in the hot blind earth.
    — William Faulkner
    tags: earth  wild 
    There is no wild beast so ferocious as Christians who differ concerning their faith.
    — William Edward Hartpole Lecky
    tags: wild  christian  faith 
    No wild enthusiast could rest, till half the world like him was possessed.
    — William Cowper
    tags: world  wild 
    We ran like a herd of wild cattle.
    — William C. Oates
    tags: wild 
    Heed not the night; A summer lodge amid the wild is mine, 'Tis shadowed by the tulip-tree,'Tis mantled by the vine.
    — William C. Bryant
    tags: wild  summer 
    Like a goddess on her azure hill, the star of my ambition, the mistress of my dream; a thing apart, that we can worship, but not touch; a wild desire, that, in the madness of the thought, soars higher in its dignity, and leaves me weeping in the dust.
    — William Batchelder Greene
    Winter is ruthless and sometimes sullen and murderous. The wild winter North has gulped ten thousand summers down nor left a froth of sunshine on its lips.
    — William Alfred Quayle
    tags: wild  winter  summer 
    I was watching 'Wild at Heart,' and I can honestly say I did nothing for that apart from show up!
    — Willem Dafoe
    tags: heart  wild 
    All the intelligence and talent in the world can't make a singer. The voice is a wild thing. It can't be bred in captivity. It is a sport, like the silver fox. It happens.
    — Willa Cather
    The voice is a wild thing. It can't be bred in captivity.
    — Willa Cather
    tags: wild 
    Men are all right for friends, but as soon as you marry them they turn into cranky old fathers, even the wild ones.
    — Willa Cather
    tags: men  friends  right  wild  father  marry 
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