Julian Huxley Quote

Modem civilisation rests upon physical science; take away her gifts to our own country, and our position among the leading nations of the world is gone to-morrow; for it is physical science only that makes intelligence and moral energy stronger than brute force.


Collected Essays (Volume 8), Discourses, Biological and Geological, A Lobster; or, The Study of Zoology (p. 226)

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Modem civilisation rests upon physical science; take away her gifts to our own country, and our position among the leading nations of the world is...

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Modem civilisation rests upon physical science; take away her gifts to our own country, and our position among the leading nations of the world is...

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Modem civilisation rests upon physical science; take away her gifts to our own country, and our position among the leading nations of the world is...

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Modem civilisation rests upon physical science; take away her gifts to our own country, and our position among the leading nations of the world is...