If history and science have taught us anything, it is that passion and desire are not the same as truth.
More Quotes by E. O. Wilson
- » True character arises from a deeper well than religion.
- » You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you
- » People need a sacred narrative. They must have a sense of larger purpose
- » We are drowning in information, while starving for wisdom.
- » By any reasonable measure of achievement, the faith of the Enlightenment thinkers in science was justified.
- » Perhaps the time has come to cease calling it the “environmentalist” view
- » Could it be that they were not really privy to the thoughts of God?