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Desmond Morris

Desmond John Morris (born 24 January 1928) is an English zoologist, ethologist and surrealist painter, as well as a popular author in human sociobiology.

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I viewed my fellow man not as a fallen angel, but as a risen ape.

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People who keep dogs live longer on average than those who do not. This is not some kind of pro-cani ...

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The idea that it is funny to see wild animals coerced into acting like clumsy humans, or thrilling t ...

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There are one hundred and ninety-three living species of monkeys and apes. One hundred and ninety-tw ...

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The female covers her breasts, and then proceeds to redefine their shape with a brassiere. This sexu ...

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Under crowded conditions the friendly social interactions between members of a group become reduced, ...

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The roots of our Soccer Tribe lie deep in our primeval past.

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...In little more than a single century from 1820 to 19450, no less than fifty-nine million human an ...

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No matter how old we become, we can still call them 'Holy Mother' and 'Father' and put a child-like ...

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A true bond of friendship is usually only possible between people of roughly equal status. This equa ...

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Looking back now on the whole sexual scene we can see that our species has remained much more loyal ...

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Monks, nuns, long-term spinsters and bachelors and permanent homosexuals are all, in a reproductive ...

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In a social environment that is ever crowded and impersonal, it is becoming increasingly important t ...

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I think like the species I am studying, whatever it is. If I am watching a lizard, I become the liza ...

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Life is like a very short visit to a toyshop between birth and death.

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