We should preserve every scrap of biodiversity as priceless while we learn to use it and come to understand what it means to humanity.
More Quotes by E. O. Wilson
- » The one process now going on that will take millions of years to correct is the loss
- » To the extent that philosophical positions both confuse us and close doors
- » It’s like having astronomy without knowing where the stars are.
- » Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction.
- » Sometimes a concept is baffling not because it is profound but because it is wrong.
- » Old beliefs die hard even when demonstrably false.
- » When you have seen one ant, one bird, one tree, you have not seen them all.