Wendell Berry Quote

It is understood that nonhuman creatures adapt to their places or they don't live. And for some reason that I can't figure out, even the biologists have excused our own species from that obligation. I think there's going to be a biological penalty to be paid for that eventually.


It All Turns on Affection: The Jefferson Lecture and Other Essays (ed. Counterpoint, 2012) - ISBN: 9781619020979

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It is understood that nonhuman creatures adapt to their places or they don't live. And for some reason that I can't figure out, even the biologists...

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It is understood that nonhuman creatures adapt to their places or they don't live. And for some reason that I can't figure out, even the biologists...

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It is understood that nonhuman creatures adapt to their places or they don't live. And for some reason that I can't figure out, even the biologists...

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It is understood that nonhuman creatures adapt to their places or they don't live. And for some reason that I can't figure out, even the biologists...