François Jacob Quote

Myths and science fulfill a similar function: they both provide human beings with a representation of the world and of the forces that are supposed to govern it. They both fix the limits of what is considered as possible.


The Possible and the Actual (1982)

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Myths and science fulfill a similar function: they both provide human beings with a representation of the world and of the forces that are supposed...

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Myths and science fulfill a similar function: they both provide human beings with a representation of the world and of the forces that are supposed...

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Myths and science fulfill a similar function: they both provide human beings with a representation of the world and of the forces that are supposed...

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Myths and science fulfill a similar function: they both provide human beings with a representation of the world and of the forces that are supposed...