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Quotation by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
Tempered, gradual animation, the methodical restrain of sensations and energies, the equilibrium of sickness and health in each creature—this is nature's essence, its immutable law, this is what it's based on and what it adheres to.
Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev (1818–1883), Russian author. Narrator, "A Journey to Polesje," The Second Day (1857).
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