Margaret Mead

Margaret Mead

American cultural anthropologist, who was frequently a featured writer and speaker in the mass media throughout the 1960s and 1970s.
Fathers are biological necessities, but social accidents.More Margaret Mead quotes [07/07/2011 11:07:14]
I had my father's mind, but he had his mother's mind. Fortunately, his mother lived with us and so I early realized that intellectual abilities of the kind I shared with my father and grandmother were not sex-linked.More Margaret Mead quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Humanity . . . lies in man's capacity to question the known and imagine the unknown.More Margaret Mead quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Somehow, we have to get older people back close to growing children if we are to restore a sense of community, acquire knowledge of the past, and provide a sense of the future.More Margaret Mead quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Human nature is potentially aggressive and destructive and potentially orderly and constructive.More Margaret Mead quotes [07/07/2011 11:07:51]

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George Gordon Byron This is to be mortal, And seek the things beyond mortality. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Albert Camus Somebody has to have the last word. If not, every argument could be opposed by another and we'd never be done with it. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Michael Landon I've got nine kids, nine dogs, three grandkids - and one in the oven. And three parrots! [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Helen Keller The things you do today that you don't have to do will determine who, what, and where you will be when it is too late to do anything about the things you should have done. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Henry David Thoreau Treat your friends for what you know them to be. Regard no surfaces. Consider not what they did, but what they intended. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More