Julian Huxley Quote

Man emerged as the dominant type on earth about a million years ago, but has only been really effective as a psychosocial organism for under ten thousand years. In that mere second of cosmic time, he has produced astonishing achievements — but has also been guilty of unprecedented horrors and follies. And looked at in the long perspective of evolution he is singularly imperfect, still incapable of carrying out his planetary responsibilities in a satisfactory manner...


The New Divinity (1964)

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Man emerged as the dominant type on earth about a million years ago, but has only been really effective as a psychosocial organism for under ten...

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Man emerged as the dominant type on earth about a million years ago, but has only been really effective as a psychosocial organism for under ten...

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Man emerged as the dominant type on earth about a million years ago, but has only been really effective as a psychosocial organism for under ten...

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Man emerged as the dominant type on earth about a million years ago, but has only been really effective as a psychosocial organism for under ten...