It has yet to be proven that intelligence has any survival value.
It is not clear that intelligence has any long-term survival value
Patriotism is a survival from barbarous times which must not only be evoked and educated but which must be eradicated by all means - by preaching, persuasion, contempt and ridicule.
I truly believe that compassion provides the basis of human survival.
A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows
There is a land of the living and a land of the dead and the bridge is love,
the only survival, the only meaning.
The expression often used by Mr. Herbert Spencer of the Survival of the Fittest is more accurate, and is sometimes equally convenient.
On a large enough time line, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero.
Good history is a question of survival. Without any past, we will deprive ourselves of the defining impression of our being.
We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.
Learning is not compulsory. . . neither is survival.
The survival of the human species is inescapably linked with the survival of all other forms of life.
Perhaps catastrophe is the natural human environment, and even though we spend a good deal of energy trying to get away from it, we are programmed for survival amid catastrophe
Look in the mirror, and don't be tempted to equate transient domination with either intrinsic superiority or prospects for extended survival.
It is not necessary to change. Survival is not mandatory.
Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory there is no survival.
Evolution is the law of policies: Darwin said it, Socrates endorsed it, Cuvier proved it and established it for all time in his paper on ''The Survival of the Fittest.'' These are illustrious names, this is a mighty doctrine: nothing can ever remove it from its firm base, nothing dissolve it, but evolution.
At a time when unbridled greed, malignant aggression, and existence of weapons of mass destruction threatens the survival of humanity, we should seriously consider any avenue that offers some hope.
They say that necessity is the mother of invention, and when the necessity is survival she can be one mean mother, but it's her child invention that's the real dangerous one.
Nature is indifferent to the survival of the human species, including Americans.
The rhythm of life is intricate but orderly, tenacious but fragile. To keep that in mind is to build the key to survival.
Change is difficult but often essential to survival.
Doesn't the fight for survival also justify swindle and theft? In self defence, anything goes.
Every stress leaves an indelible scar, and the organism pays for its survival after a stressful situation by becoming a little older.
The crisis of our diminishing water resources is just as severe (if less obviously immediate) as any wartime crisis we have ever faced. Our survival is just as much at stake as it was at the time of Pearl Harbor, or the Argonne, or Gettysburg, or Saratoga