Charles Darwin

1809 - 1882

A Quote by Charles Robert Darwin on delight and nature

Delight itself, however, is a weak term to express the feelings of a naturalist.

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

Source: Voyage of the Beagle

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A Quote by Charles Robert Darwin on collaboration, change, and survival

In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed.

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

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A Quote by Charles Robert Darwin

"In the struggle for survival, the fittest win out at the expense of their rivals because they succeed in adapting themselves best to their environment."

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

Source: http://www.darwin-literature.com/l_quotes.html

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A Quote by Charles Robert Darwin on life, waste, hours, hour, wasting life, cherish, value, love, living, and truth

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

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

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A Quote by Charles Robert Darwin

It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

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A Quote by Charles Robert Darwin on math, mathematics, and mathematician

A mathematician is a blind man in a dark room looking for a black cat that isn't there.

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

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A Quote by Charles Robert Darwin on vegan, compassion, love, animals, god, earth, eco, darwin, and nature

Even in the worm that crawls in the earth there glows a divine spark. When you slaughter a creature, you slaughter God.

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

Source: The Descent of Man

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A Quote by Charles Robert Darwin on existence and struggle

We will now discuss in a little more detail the Struggle for Existence.

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

Source: The Origin of Species. Chap. iii.

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A Quote by Charles Robert Darwin on accuracy and survival

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

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

Source: The Origin of Species. Chap. iii.

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A Quote by Charles Robert Darwin on principles

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

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

Source: The Origin of Species. Chap. iii.

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