François Jacob Quote

Natural selection has no analogy with any aspect of human behavior. However, if one wanted to play with a comparison, one would have to say that natural selection does not work as an engineer works. It works like a tinkerer - a tinkerer who does not know exactly what he is going to produce...


Science, Volume 196, Number 4295, 10 June, 1977 (p. 1163)

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Natural selection has no analogy with any aspect of human behavior. However, if one wanted to play with a comparison, one would have to say that...

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Natural selection has no analogy with any aspect of human behavior. However, if one wanted to play with a comparison, one would have to say that...

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Natural selection has no analogy with any aspect of human behavior. However, if one wanted to play with a comparison, one would have to say that...

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Natural selection has no analogy with any aspect of human behavior. However, if one wanted to play with a comparison, one would have to say that...