The human mind evolved to believe in the gods. It did not evolve to believe in biology.
More Quotes by E. O. Wilson
- » If history and science have taught us anything, it is that passion and desire are not the same as truth.
- » When you have seen one ant, one bird, one tree, you have not seen them all.
- » The essence of humanity’s spiritual dilemma is that we evolved
- » Without a trace of irony I can say I have been blessed with brilliant enemies.
- » There is no better high than discovery.
- » You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you
- » By any reasonable measure of achievement, the faith of the Enlightenment thinkers in science was justified.