A very Faustian choice is upon us: whether to accept our corrosive and risky behavior as the unavoidable price of population and economic growth, or to take stock of ourselves and search for a new environmental ethic.
More Quotes by E. O. Wilson
- » Even as empiricism is winning the mind, transcendentalism continues to win the heart.
- » You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you
- » When you have seen one ant, one bird, one tree, you have not seen them all.
- » Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction.
- » Blind faith, no matter how passionately expressed, will not suffice.
- » There is no better high than discovery.
- » Without a trace of irony I can say I have been blessed with brilliant enemies.