Darwin Related Quotes



“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.”

Charles Darwin


“I don't know why we have to fight each other, but am sure its for survival, Darwin's principle, survival of the fittest and elimination of the unfit. This will always hold true as long as everybody is equally fit. I don't think this would happen when there is a body with the soul.”

Ephdan


“We see the exhibition as an important part of our Darwin bicentennial,”

Robert Bloomfield


“Both Perth and Darwin have very strong gains which are continuing to be buoyed by the commodity price cycle.”

Scott Haslem


“We greatly want a brief word to express the science of improving stock, which is by no means confined to questions of judicious mating, but which, especially in the case of man, takes cognisance of all influences that tend in however remote a degree to give to the more suitable races or strains of blood a better chance of prevailing speedily over the less suitable than they otherwise would have had.”

Francis Galton


“If you made a movie about (evolutionary biologist Charles) Darwin now, it would be revolutionary. If we did a documentary on Darwin, I'd get a thousand hate e-mails.”

Sheila Nevins


“I have tried lately to read Shakespeare, and found it so intolerably dull that it nauseated me.”

Charles Darwin


“If you made a movie about (evolutionary biologist Charles) Darwin now, it would be revolutionary. If we did a documentary on Darwin, I'd get a thousand hate emails.”

Sheila Nevins


“[Darwin was not afraid to look deeply into the void. His bold view can be seen as either noble and pessimistic or noble and admirable. For people of science, he is a hero.] Denying man a privileged place in creation, ... he reaffirms with his own intellectual courage the dignity of man.”

Primo Levi


“The highest possible stage in moral culture is when we recognize that we ought to control our thoughts.”

Charles Darwin