One must need to be strong; otherwise, one never becomes strong.
Non-violence leads to the highest ethics, which is the goal of all evolution.
Until we stop harming all other living beings, we are still savages.
My recovery from manic depression has been an evolution, not a sudden miracle.
Life is a balanced system of learning and evolution.
Whether pleasure or pain; every situation in your life serves a purpose. It is up to us to recognize what that purpose could be.
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The probability of life originating from accident is comparable to the probability of the unabridged dictionary resulting from an explosion in a printing shop.
Evolution has developed man to such a high degree that he builds zoos to keep his ancestors in cages.
Life will give you whatever experience is the most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness.
Scripture suggests that the elements in space were created for the benefit of earth, while evolution suggests that earth is an insignificant speck in vast space.
I believe that our Heavenly Father invented man because he was disappointed in the monkey.
It is hard for the ape to believe he descended from man.
We are the products of editing, rather than of authorship.
Parents have a right to insist that godless evolution not be taught to their children.
Natural selection, as it has operated in human history, favors not only the clever but the murderous.
In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Evolution is not a force but a process. Not a cause but a law.
Sexual self-restraint is only a preliminary stage in the ego's evolution.
Biologically the species is the accumulation of the experiments of all its successful individuals since the beginning.
I believe that history might be, and ought to be, taught in a new fashion so as to make the meaning of it as a process of evolution intelligible to the young.
The theory of evolution by cumulative natural selection is the only theory we know of that is in principle capable of explaining the existence of organized complexity.
We have reason to believe that man first walked upright to free his hands for masturbation.
Don't be absurd! Nobody made us! We evolved by chance from snowflakes. ~ Light humor to demonstrate the fact that there is a creator for everything.
The question is this -- Is man an ape or an angel? My Lord, I am on the side of the angels. I repudiate with indignation and abhorrence these new fanged theories.
Darwinian man, though well-behaved, at best is only a monkey shaved.
The historic ascent of humanity, taken as a whole, may be summarized as a succession of victories of consciousness over blind forces -- in nature, in society, in man himself.
In formal logic, a contradiction is the signal of defeat, but in the evolution of real knowledge it marks the first step in progress toward a victory.
If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?
The proof of evolution lies in those adaptations that arise from improbable foundations.
Civilization began the first time an angry person cast a word instead of a rock.
What is Man? Man is a noisome bacillus whom Our Heavenly Father created because he was disappointed in the monkey.
Evolution is a tinkerer.
Essential to the theory of evolution is the premise that everything has come into being by itself.
No single discovery from any of these fields denotes proof of evolution, but together they reveal that life evolved in a certain sequence by a particular process.
Historians will have to face the fact that natural selection determined the evolution of cultures in the same manner as it did that of species.
Two million years from now the scientists can start a row by claming that the creatures of that period descended from us.
No matter the economy of the jungle, the lion will never eat grass.
I was taught that the human brain was the crowning glory of evolution so far, but I think it's a very poor scheme for survival.
Nothing will benefit human health and increase the chances for survival of life on Earth as much as the evolution to a vegetarian diet
I heard that Jesus had a pet dinosaur. Evolution must be a myth then.
My theory of evolution is that Darwin was adopted.
Evolution is what it is. The upper classes have always died out; it's one of the most charming things about them.
You have to look at history as an evolution of society.
All great things start as one small thing.
Theology made no provision for evolution.
The biblical authors had missed the most important revelation of all! Could it be that they were not really privy to the thoughts of God?
Biology is the science. Evolution is the concept that makes biology unique.
Scientific knowledge is in perpetual evolution; it finds itself changed from one day to the next.
As a consequence, geneticists described evolution simply as a change in gene frequencies in populations, totally ignoring the fact that evolution consists of the two simultaneous but quite separate phenomena of adaptation and diversification.
I have been interested in phenomena involving complexity, diversity and evolution since I was a young boy.
The evolution of the capitalist style of life could be easily -- and perhaps most tellingly -- described in terms of the genesis of the modern Lounge Suit.
What I call middle-class society is any society that becomes rigidified in predetermined forms, forbidding all evolution, all gains, all progress, all discovery. I call middle-class a closed society in which life has no taste, in which the air is tainted, in which ideas and men are corrupt. And I think that a man who takes a stand against this death is in a sense a revolutionary.
At the heart of the debate over intelligent design is this question: Can a scientific explanation of the history of life include the actions of an unseen higher being? The proponents of intelligent design, a school of thought that some have argued should be taught alongside evolution in the nation's schools, say that the complexity and diversity of life go beyond what evolution can explain.Biological marvels like the optical precision of an eye, the little spinning motors that propel bacteria and the cascade of proteins that cause blood to clot, they say, point to the hand of a higher being at work in the world.
The notion that big business and big labor and big government can sit down around a table somewhere and work out the direction of the American economy is at complete variance with the reality of where the American economy is headed. I mean, it's like dinosaurs gathering to talk about the evolution of a new generation of mammals.
Out of my general world-pattern-trend studies there now comes strong evidence that nothing is going to be quite so surprising and abrupt in the future history of man as the forward evolution in the educational process.
Man has lost the basic skill of the ape, the ability to scratch its back.
Which gave it extraordinary independence, and the liberty to associate for reasons other than the need for mutual back-scratching.
Evolution is gaining the psychic zones of the world.
.. life, being and ascent of consciousness, could not continue to advance indefinitely along its line without transforming itself in depth. The being who is the object of his own reflection, in consequence, of that very doubling back upon himself becomes in a flash able to raise himself to a new sphere.
It is curious how there seems to be an instinctive disgust in Man for his nearest ancestors and relations. If only Darwin could conscientiously have traced man back to the Elephant or the Lion or the Antelope, how much ridicule and prejudice would have been spared to the doctrine of Evolution.
God created a number of possibilities in case some of his prototypes failed -- that is the meaning of evolution.