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Charles Darwin Quotes: "A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives—of approving of some and disapproving of others."

A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives—of approving of some and disapproving of others.




Charles Darwin Quotes: "He who believes that each being has been created as we now see it, must occasionally have felt surprise when he has met with an animal having habits and structure not at all in agreement."

He who believes that each being has been created as we now see it, must occasionally have felt surprise when he has met with an animal having habits and structure not at all in agreement.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "One general law, leading to the advancement of all organic beings, namely, multiply, vary, let the strongest live and the weakest die."

One general law, leading to the advancement of all organic beings, namely, multiply, vary, let the strongest live and the weakest die.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "As for future life every man must judge for himself between conflicting vague probabilities."

As for future life every man must judge for himself between conflicting vague probabilities.




Charles Darwin Quotes: "Besides love and sympathy, animals exhibit other qualities connected with the social instincts which in us would be called moral."

Besides love and sympathy, animals exhibit other qualities connected with the social instincts which in us would be called moral.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance."

It is always advisable to perceive clearly our ignorance.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "We are not here concerned with hopes or fears, only with truth as far as our reason permits us to discover it."

We are not here concerned with hopes or fears, only with truth as far as our reason permits us to discover it.




Charles Darwin Quotes: "We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universe, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act."

We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universe, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "[Alexander von Humboldt was the] greatest scientific traveller who ever lived."

[Alexander von Humboldt was the] greatest scientific traveller who ever lived.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "But then with me the horrid doubt always arises whether the convictions of man's mind, which has been developed from the mind of the lower animals, are of any value or at all trustworthy."

But then with me the horrid doubt always arises whether the convictions of man's mind, which has been developed from the mind of the lower animals, are of any value or at all trustworthy.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "Freedom of thought is best promoted by the gradual illumination of men’s minds which follows from the advance of science."

Freedom of thought is best promoted by the gradual illumination of men’s minds which follows from the advance of science.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "It is necessary to look forward to a harvest, however distant that may be, when some fruit will be reaped, some good effected."

It is necessary to look forward to a harvest, however distant that may be, when some fruit will be reaped, some good effected.




Charles Darwin Quotes: "The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us and I for one must be content to remain agnostic."

The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us and I for one must be content to remain agnostic.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason."

The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin."

If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "As for a future life every man must judge for himself between conflicting vague possibilities."

As for a future life every man must judge for himself between conflicting vague possibilities.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "The expression often used by Mr. Herbert Spencer of the Survival of the Fittest is more accurate and is sometimes equally convenient."

The expression often used by Mr. Herbert Spencer of the Survival of the Fittest is more accurate and is sometimes equally convenient.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact."

To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week."

If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "Linnaeus and Cuvier have been my two gods, though in very different ways, but they were mere schoolboys to old Aristotle."

Linnaeus and Cuvier have been my two gods, though in very different ways, but they were mere schoolboys to old Aristotle.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "An American monkey, after getting drunk on brandy, would never touch it again, and thus is much wiser than most men."

An American monkey, after getting drunk on brandy, would never touch it again, and thus is much wiser than most men.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "At some future period, not very distant as measured by centuries, the civilized races of man will almost certainly exterminate, and replace the savage races throughout the world."

At some future period, not very distant as measured by centuries, the civilized races of man will almost certainly exterminate, and replace the savage races throughout the world.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life."

A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "I love fools' experiments. I am always making them."

I love fools' experiments. I am always making them.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "The expression often used by Mr. Herbert Spencer of the Survival of the Fittest is more accurate, and is sometimes equally convenient."

The expression often used by Mr. Herbert Spencer of the Survival of the Fittest is more accurate, and is sometimes equally convenient.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "I have tried lately to read Shakespeare and found it so intolerably dull that it nauseated me."

I have tried lately to read Shakespeare and found it so intolerably dull that it nauseated me.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "None can reply - all seems eternal now. The wilderness has a mysterious tongue, which teaches awful doubt."

None can reply - all seems eternal now. The wilderness has a mysterious tongue, which teaches awful doubt.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "It is difficult to believe in the dreadful but quiet war lurking just below the serene facade of nature."

It is difficult to believe in the dreadful but quiet war lurking just below the serene facade of nature.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "I agree with Agassiz that dogs possess something very like a conscience."

I agree with Agassiz that dogs possess something very like a conscience.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "One hand has surely worked throughout the universe."

One hand has surely worked throughout the universe.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "Nothing is easier than to admit in words the truth of the universal struggle for life, or more difficult--at least I have found it so--than constantly to bear this conclusion in mind."

Nothing is easier than to admit in words the truth of the universal struggle for life, or more difficult--at least I have found it so--than constantly to bear this conclusion in mind.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "Light may be shed on man and his origins."

Light may be shed on man and his origins.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "I have called this principle by which each slight variation if useful is preserved by the term natural selection."

I have called this principle by which each slight variation if useful is preserved by the term natural selection.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "The expression often used by Mr. Herbert Spencer of the "Survival of the fittest" is more accurate and is sometimes equally convenient."

The expression often used by Mr. Herbert Spencer of the "Survival of the fittest" is more accurate and is sometimes equally convenient.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life."

A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars."

I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "A grain in the balance will determine which individual shall live and which shall die - which variety or species shall increase in number, and which shall decrease, or finally become extinct."

A grain in the balance will determine which individual shall live and which shall die - which variety or species shall increase in number, and which shall decrease, or finally become extinct.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "Origin of man now proved.—Metaphysics must flourish.—He who understands baboon would do more towards metaphysics than Locke."

Origin of man now proved.—Metaphysics must flourish.—He who understands baboon would do more towards metaphysics than Locke.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "But I am very poorly today & very stupid & I hate everybody & everything. One lives only to make blunders."

But I am very poorly today & very stupid & I hate everybody & everything. One lives only to make blunders.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "Blushing is the most peculiar and most human of all expressions."

Blushing is the most peculiar and most human of all expressions.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "On the ordinary view of each species having been independently created, we gain no scientific explanation."

On the ordinary view of each species having been independently created, we gain no scientific explanation.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "The limit of man s knowledge in any subject possesses a high interest which is perhaps increased by its close neighbourhood to the realms of imagination."

The limit of man s knowledge in any subject possesses a high interest which is perhaps increased by its close neighbourhood to the realms of imagination.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "How paramount the future is to the present when one is surrounded by children."

How paramount the future is to the present when one is surrounded by children.



Charles Darwin Quotes: "I have called the principle by which each slight variation if useful is preserved by the term of Natural Selection."

I have called the principle by which each slight variation if useful is preserved by the term of Natural Selection.