If those committed to the quest fail, they will be forgiven. When lost, they will find another way. The moral imperative of humanism is the endeavor alone, whether successful or not, provided the effort is honorable and failure memorable.
More E. O. Wilson Quotes
- When you have seen one ant, one bird, one tree, you have not seen them all.
- The one process now going on that will take millions of years to correct is the loss
- Blind faith, no matter how passionately expressed, will not suffice.
- Every major religion today is a winner in the Darwinian struggle waged among
- It’s like having astronomy without knowing where the stars are.
- There is no better high than discovery.
- If all mankind were to disappear, the world would regenerate back to the rich
- Perhaps the time has come to cease calling it the “environmentalist” view
- A very Faustian choice is upon us: whether to accept our corrosive and risky