Ellsworth Huntington Quote

The climate of many countries seems to be one of the great reasons why idleness, dishonesty, immorality, stupidity, and weakness of will prevail. If we can conquer climate, the whole world will become stronger and nobler.


Civilization and Climate (p. 294), University Press of the Pacific. 2001

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