Arnold J. Toynbee Quote

The human race's prospects of survival were considerably better when we were defenceless against tigers than they are today when we have become defenceless against ourselves.


"Man and Hunger: The Perspectives of History" (Speech to the World Food Congress, January 9, 1963).

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The human race's prospects of survival were considerably better when we were defenceless against tigers than they are today when we have become...

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The human race's prospects of survival were considerably better when we were defenceless against tigers than they are today when we have become...

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The human race's prospects of survival were considerably better when we were defenceless against tigers than they are today when we have become...

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The human race's prospects of survival were considerably better when we were defenceless against tigers than they are today when we have become...