Ivan Turgenev Quote

Nature is not a temple, but a workshop, and man's the workman in it.


Fathers and Sons (1862) ch. 9 (translated by Rosemary Edmonds)

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Nature is not a temple, but a workshop, and man's the workman in it.

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Nature is not a temple, but a workshop, and man's the workman in it.

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Nature is not a temple, but a workshop, and man's the workman in it.

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Nature is not a temple, but a workshop, and man's the workman in it.