We exist in a bizarre combination of Stone Age emotions, medieval beliefs, and god-like technology.— E. O. Wilson
Impressive Stone Age quotations
I'm not a prophet or a stone aged man, just a mortal with potential of a superman. I'm living on.
My solution to the problem would be to tell [the North Vietnamese Communists] frankly that they've got to draw in their horns and stop their aggression or we're going to bomb them into the Stone Age. And we would shove them back into the Stone Age with Air power or Naval power - not with ground forces.
Seeking knowledge at an Young age is like engraving on a stone.
The Stone Age did not end because humans ran out of stones.
It ended because it was time for a re-think about how we live.
We've had the Iron Age, the Stone Age, this is the pissin' about age.
My solution to the problem would be to tell the North Vietnamese Communists frankly that they've got to drawn in their horns and stop their aggression or we're going to bomb them into the stone age.
I already did my coming out about a thousand years ago, back in the stone age.
Our shouting is louder than our actions, Our swords are taller than us, This is our tragedy. In short We wear the cape of civilisation But our souls live in the stone age
The Stone Age did not end for lack of stone, and the Oil Age will end long before the world runs out of oil.
I cannot say who, precisely, came up with the idea of a Stone Age family.
As the saying goes, the Stone Age did not end because we ran out of stones;
we transitioned to better solutions. The same opportunity lies before us with energy efficiency and clean energy.
Stone Age. Bronze Age. Iron Age. We define entire epics of humanity by the technology they use.
If civilization has risen from the Stone Age, it can rise again from the Wastepaper Age.
Now, helpless in the hollow of An unarmorial age, a trough Of smoke in slow suspended skeins Above their scrap of history, Only an attitude remains: Time has transfigured them into Untruth. The stone finality They hardly meant has come to be Their final blazon, and to prove Our almost-instinct almost true: What will survive of us is love.
For ages happiness has been represented as a huge precious stone, impossible to find, which people seek for hopelessly. It is not so; happiness is a mosaic, composed of a thousand little stones, which separately and of themselves have little value, but which united with art form a graceful design.
Stoning prophets and erecting churches to their memory afterwards has been the way of the world through the ages. Today we worship Christ, but the Christ in the flesh we crucified.
We'll blast them back into the stone ages!
The Stone Age didn't end because we ran out of stones, and the age of oil won’t end because we run out of oil.
Though it's frequently portrayed as this crazy, unbridled festival of rain-soaked, stoned hippies dancing in the mud, Woodstock was obviously much more than that - or we wouldn't still be talking about it in 2009. People of all ages and colors came together in the fields of Max Yasgur's farm.
The stone age was marked by man's clever use of crude tools;
the information age, to date, has been marked by man's crude use of clever tools.
Retribution is really a stone age concept.
Either Stone Age man was a technological wizard, who carefully removed his technological achievements so as not to upset his inferior progeny, or our population dwindled from a once astronomical size to the mere three billions of today.
The frying pan you should give to your enemy.
Food should not be prepared in fat. Our bodies are adapted to a stone age diet of roots and vegetables.
The Queens Of The Stone Age have teamed up with multimedia wizard brain Liam Lynch to make the video for 'Burn The Witch' , a home-made affair that's just in time for Halloween. For the band, playing both the roles of cast and crew paid ginormous dividends, in the form of a video that cuts the heads off all contemporaries .
The gods are partial to no era, but steadily shines their light in the heavens, while the eye of the beholder is turned to stone.There was but the sun and the eye from the first. The ages have not added a new ray to the one, nor altered a fibre of the other.
If you don't physically age gracefully, it's a bit sad.
I think Steven Tyler can get away anything, because he still looks like he did in '73. Especially from row Z backwards in an arena. As long as the Stones keep their hair and don't get fat they'll get away with the wrinkles.
But for the silly chaps, we would still be living in the Stone Age.
She belonged to a different age, but being so entire, so complete, would always stand up on the horizon, stone-white, eminent, like a lighthouse marking some past stage on this adventurous, long, long voyage, this interminable --- this interminable life.
The young people have MTV and rock and roll.
Why would they go to read poetry? Poetry belongs to the Stone Age. It awakens in us perceptions that go back to those times.
The Stone Age gave us arrow heads and eventually knives, and that allowed us to kill animals in ways you couldn't before, and once you had them you were able to remove the skin and bones.
We may be living in the twentieth century, in resplendent sophistication.
But deep down, most of us find ourselves still in the Stone Age of superstition.
It's a simplification to say that the men [during Stone Age] went to war to maintain their dominance over the women. The men would help dig agricultural ditches because they were superb farmers. That was very heavy lifting work. But then they just preened themselves, and put bird-of-paradise plumes [in their hair], and smoked dope.
USA is suffering between imperialists and anti-imperialists.
That is the situation. The most powerful country in the world is on its way back to the Stone Age.
The stones and trees, insensible to time, / Nor age nor wrinkle on their front are seen; / If Winter come, and greenness then do fade / A Spring returns, and they more youthful made; / But man grows old, lies down, remains where once he's laid.