Theodosius Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 25 Theodosius Quotes

#1. You write so beautifully
the inside of your mind must be a terrible place - Author: Unknown
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#2. The division of the Roman world between the sons of Theodosius marks the final establishment of the empire of the East, which, from the reign of Arcadius to the taking of Constantinople by the Turks, subsisted one thousand and fifty-eight years in a state of premature and perpetual decay. - Author: Edward Gibbon
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#3. Nature's stern discipline enjoins mutual help at least as often as warfare. The fittest may also be the gentlest. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#4. Culture is the most potent method of adaptation that has emerged in the evolutionary history of the living world. - Theodosius Dobzhanksky ... the 'facts' of culture history are interpretations based upon assumed culture process. - Author: Jerry Sabloff
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#5. By showing him so much respect, Thou didst, as it were, cease to feel for him, for Thou didst ask far too much from Him
Thou who has loved him more than Thyself! Respecting him less, Thou wouldst have asked less of him. That would have been more like love, for his burden would have been lighter. - Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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#6. Never try a shot you haven't practised. - Author: Harvey Penick
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#7. An accident, a random change, in any delicate mechanism can hardly be expected to improve it. Poking a stick into the machinery of one's watch or one's radio set will seldom make it work better. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#8. There is no doubt that human survival will continue to depend more and more on human intellect and technology. It is idle to argue whether this is good or bad. The point of no return was passed long ago, before anyone knew it was happening. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#9. Marxists are more right than wrong when they argue that the problems scientists take up,. the way they go about solving them, and even the solutions they arc inclined to accept, arc conditioned by the intellectual, social, and economic environments in which they live and work. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#10. The living world is not a single array ... connected by unbroken series of intergrades. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#11. Pat answers to complex problems are the hallmark of intellectual mediocrity - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#12. Evolutionary plasticity can be purchased only at the ruthlessly dear price of continuously sacrificing some individuals to death from unfavourable mutations. Bemoaning this imperfection of nature has, however, no place in a scientific treatment of this subject. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#13. Scientists often have a naive faith that if only they could discover enough facts about a problem, these facts would somehow arrange themselves in a compelling and true solution. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#14. Could we but rightly comprehend the mind of man, nothing would be impossible to us upon the earth. - Author: Paracelsus
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#15. Man is the only living being who has a developed self-awareness and death-awareness. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#16. The more we know, the better we realize that our knowledge is a little island in the midst of an ocean of ignorance. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#17. People are, if anything, more touchy about being thought silly than they are about being thought unjust. - Author: E.B. White
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#18. Natural selection must be replaced by eugenical artificial selection. This idea constitutes the sound core of eugenics, the applied science of human betterment. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#19. Seen in the light of evolution, biology is, perhaps, intellectually the most satisfying and inspiring science. Without that light it becomes a pile of sundry facts
some of them interesting or curious but making no meaningful picture as a whole. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#20. The ruin of Paganism, in the age of Theodosius, is perhaps the only example of the total extirpation of any ancient and popular superstition; and may therefore deserve to be considered, as a singular event in the history of the human mind. - Author: Edward Gibbon
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#21. I am a creationist and an evolutionist. Evolution is God's, or Nature's method of creation. Creation is not an event that happened in 4004 BC; it is a process that began some 10 billion years ago and is still under way. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#22. A conversation should end when the other person starts judging you. - Author: Saru Singhal
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#23. No known human group ... simply throw out its dead without any ritual or ceremony. In stark contrast, no animal practices burial of dead individuals of its own species. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#24. Evolution as a process that has always gone on in the history of the earth can only be doubted by those who are ignorant of the evidence or are resistant to evidence, owing to emotional blocks or plain bigotry. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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#25. No evidence is powerful enough to force acceptance of a conclusion that is emotionally distasteful. - Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
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