Edward O. Wilson Quotes.

1. "People would rather believe than know."
- Quote by Edward O. Wilson

2. "Destroying rainforest for economic gain is like burning a Renaissance painting to cook a meal."
- Quote by Edward O. Wilson

3. "Perhaps the time has come to cease calling it the 'environmentalist' view, as though it were a lobbying effort outside the mainstream of human activity, and to start calling it the real-world view."
- Quote by Edward O. Wilson

4. "You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure. Persist! The world needs all you can give."
- Quote by Edward O. Wilson

5. "There is no better high than discovery."
- Quote by Edward O. Wilson

6. "We are drowning in information, while starving for wisdom. The world henceforth will be run by synthesizers, people able to put together the right information at the right time, think critically about it, and make important choices wisely."
- Quote by Edward O. Wilson

7. "One planet, one experiment."
- Quote by Edward O. Wilson

8. "You teach me, I forget. You show me, I remember. You involve me, I understand."
- Quote by Edward O. Wilson

9. "Adults forget the depths of languor into which the adolescent mind decends with ease. They are prone to undervalue the mental growth that occurs during daydreaming and aimless wandering"
- Quote by Edward O. Wilson

10. "Humanity is a biological species, living in a biological environment, because like all species, we are exquisitely adapted in everything: from our behavior, to our genetics, to our physiology, to that particular environment in which we live. The earth is our home. Unless we preserve the rest of life, as a sacred duty, we will be endangering ourselves by destroying the home in which we evolved, and on which we completely depend."
- Quote by Edward O. Wilson

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