Charles Darwin

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Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin

Believing as I do that man in the distant future will be a far more perfect creature than he now is, it is an intolerable thought that he and all other sentient beings are doomed to complete annihilation after such long-continued slow progress.More Charles Darwin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Man tends to increase at a greater rate than his means of subsistence.More Charles Darwin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed.More Charles Darwin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others.More Charles Darwin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
How paramount the future is to the present when one is surrounded by children.More Charles Darwin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is generally admitted that with woman the powers of intuition, of rapid perception and perhaps of imitation, are more strongly marked than in man: but some, at least, of these faculties are characteristic of the lower races, and therefore of a pas.More Charles Darwin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I am turned into a sort of machine for observing facts and grinding out conclusions.More Charles Darwin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I am not the least afraid to die.More Charles Darwin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I love fools experiments. I am always making them.More Charles Darwin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A man who dares to waste one hour of his life has not discovered the value of life.More Charles Darwin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine.More Charles Darwin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.More Charles Darwin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A man's friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.More Charles Darwin [07/08/2011 07:07:13]
An American monkey, after getting drunk on brandy, would never touch it again, and thus is much wiser than most men.More Charles Darwin [07/08/2011 07:07:43]
At some future period, not very distant as measured by centuries, the civilized races of man will almost certainly exterminate, and replace the savage races throughout the world.More Charles Darwin [07/08/2011 07:07:58]
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.More Charles Darwin [07/08/2011 07:07:06]
Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, and not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science.More Charles Darwin [07/08/2011 07:07:13]
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic.More Charles Darwin [07/08/2011 07:07:37]
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.More Charles Darwin [07/08/2011 07:07:00]
History shows that the human mind, fed by constant accessions of knowledge, periodically grows too large for its theoretical coverings, and bursts them asunder to appear in new habiliments, as the feeding and growing grub, at intervals, casts its too narrow skin and assumes another.... Truly the imago state of Man seems to be terribly distant, but every moult is a step gained.More Charles Darwin [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
At some future period, not very distant as measured by centuries, the civilized races of man will almost certainly exterminate, and replace the savage races throughout the worldMore Charles Darwin [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifferenceMore Charles Darwin [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have called this principle, by which, each slight variation, if
useful, is preserved, by the term of Natural Selection.More Charles Darwin [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The expression often used by Mr. Herbert Spencer of the Survival
of the Fittest is more accurate, and is sometimes equally
convenient.More Charles Darwin [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mathematics seems to endow one with something like a new sense.More Charles Darwin [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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