Julian Huxley Quote

We are already justified in the conviction that human life as we know it in history is a wretched makeshift, rooted in ignorance; and that it could be transcended by a state of existence based on the illumination of knowledge and comprehension, just as our modern control of physical nature based on science transcends the tentative fumblings of our ancestors, that were rooted in superstition and professional secrecy.
To do this, we must study the possibilities of creating a more favourable social environment, as we have already done in large measure with our physical environment.


Transhumanism (1957)

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We are already justified in the conviction that human life as we know it in history is a wretched makeshift, rooted in ignorance; and that it could...

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We are already justified in the conviction that human life as we know it in history is a wretched makeshift, rooted in ignorance; and that it could...

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We are already justified in the conviction that human life as we know it in history is a wretched makeshift, rooted in ignorance; and that it could...

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We are already justified in the conviction that human life as we know it in history is a wretched makeshift, rooted in ignorance; and that it could...