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Instincts Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about instincts
  1. #1
    Nature’s creative power is far beyond man’s instinct of destruction.
  2. #2
    “My dear Watson, you were born to be a man of action. Your instinct is always to do something energetic.”
  3. #3
    “It came as an unmistakable indication to me of how low I had sunk the day I noticed, with a pinching of the heart, that I ate like an animal, that this noisy, frantic, unchewing wolfing-down of mine was exactly the way Richard Parker ate.”
  4. #4
    ″[T]o think that I’m a strict vegetarian. To think that when I was a child I always shuddered when I snapped open a banana because it sounded to me like the breaking of an animal’s neck. I descended to a level of savagery I never imagined possible.”
  5. #5
    “And once you are in motion, do not allow your thoughts to distract you. Think without thinking, so that you act as if out of instinct and not reason.”
  6. #6
    “The display of ferocity, of savage courage, made me realize that I was wrong. All my life I had known only a part of her.”
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