It was in his nature, and it was something that wasn't going to change.
Part of it was simply his nature - and that part was sweet and selfless.
Besides, his volatile nature was as interesting as his spontaneous moods.
It's the hunter that throws nature out of balance, selecting only the best game.
We're just beginning to understand their impact on nature and the universe.
I am a patient person by nature and fully expected to later take them one or two at a time.
He'd almost forgotten that the word for Oracle in his native tongue also meant soul-reader, the dual nature of a woman whose talent allowed her to see a person's soul and future with a simple touch.
I have studied human nature for the entirety of my existence.
Your nature is too … pure.
. .but mild snooping was second nature to him, so he began to poke around Joseph Dawkins's room.
He just wished his stepfather would be more forthcoming about the nature of his concern so he'd know how to help.
A diplomat by nature, he had long served in the peacekeeping capacity among his brothers, before he was rendered dead-dead seven months before.
Stymieing her sunny nature now was a small sacrifice compared to seeing it snuffed forever.
Every deity has a different nature and source for their magic.
If anything, he seemed absolutely sure of himself and what he wanted, even if his nature didn't allow him to control his own wild talents.
"Nature.s not so kind to the weak," Jared said with a grimace as he pushed himself up.
Even so, Rhyn.s flaws stemmed from his nature of being a half-demon.
By nature, he didn't smile, but would he turn away from her or tolerate her?
The highway department would periodically close the road and, using explosive devices, create slides in a controlled condition, lessening the chance for a surprising and perhaps deadly run loosed by nature on the unsuspecting below.
The tall trees were draped in a white robe that had drifted to the earth, not snarled their way downward like the wind driven Eastern storms where snow was a dirty word, not the magical hush that mother nature bestowed on the mountains of the west.
Didn't you want to kill me that first night; I mean, isn't it in your nature to kill vampires.
This is your nature, you just don't know it yet.
Nature was at her peak, blending the wild blooms with various shades of green.
Does my independent nature trouble you?
If Rhyn can learn to overcome his nature, she can to.
The demon lord, Darkyn, circled the shape-shifting demon, looking for any signs its true nature hadn't been completely screened by the combination of its own skill and the injections.
The entire procedure operated with a casualness to it that seemed to make fun of the serious nature of what was happening, while the rules seemed more important than what they were designed to accomplish.
Yet we can see and appreciate the beauties of nature, the dainty flowers and trees, the green fields and the clear blue of the sky.
To lay the foundation for those arguments, I offer five simple premises—optimistic yet realistic assertions about the predictive nature of history, the infinite promise of technology, and the power of humanity to wield new technologies to create the next Golden Age.
Thus we had genetic modifications in plants that could have occurred in nature but probably wouldn't have.
She linked my earliest thoughts with nature, and made me feel that "birds and flowers and I were happy peers."
In the very nature of things, articulation is an unsatisfactory means of education; while the use of the manual alphabet quickens and invigorates mental activity, since through it the deaf child is brought into close contact with the English language, and the highest and most abstract ideas may be conveyed to the mind readily and accurately.
Let us spend one day as deliberately as Nature, and not be thrown off the track by every nutshell and mosquito's wing that falls on the rails.
And, above all, there is this difference between resisting this and a purely brute or natural force, that I can resist this with some effect; but I cannot expect, like Orpheus, to change the nature of the rocks and trees and beasts.
Sulphur is of an oily and fiery nature; in combination with salt by its fiery nature it arouses a desire in the latter by means of which it attracts mercury, seizes it, holds it, and in combination produces other bodies.
O Lord, great Architect of Nature, help me to tear from myself these dogs--my passions especially the last, which unites in itself the strength of all the former ones, and aid me to enter that temple of virtue to a vision of which I attained in my dream.