Julian Huxley Quote

Birds in general are stupid, in the sense of being little able to meet unforeseen emergencies; but their lives are often emotional, and their emotions are richly and finely expressed.


Essays of a Biologist - An Essay on Bird-Mind (p. 111), Alfred R Knopf, 1929

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Birds in general are stupid, in the sense of being little able to meet unforeseen emergencies; but their lives are often emotional, and their...

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Birds in general are stupid, in the sense of being little able to meet unforeseen emergencies; but their lives are often emotional, and their...

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Birds in general are stupid, in the sense of being little able to meet unforeseen emergencies; but their lives are often emotional, and their...

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Birds in general are stupid, in the sense of being little able to meet unforeseen emergencies; but their lives are often emotional, and their...