E. O. Wilson – But I feel music has…

But I feel music has a very important role in ritual activity, and that being…


“But I feel music has a very important role in ritual activity, and that being able to join in musical activity, along with dancing, could have been necessary at a very early stage of human culture.”
-E. O. Wilson

E. O. Wilson – I thought perhaps it should…

I thought perhaps it should be recognized that religious people, including fundamentalists, are quite intelligent…


“I thought perhaps it should be recognized that religious people, including fundamentalists, are quite intelligent, many of them are highly educated, and they should be treated with complete respect.”
-E. O. Wilson

E. O. Wilson – I had in mind a…

I had in mind a message, although I hope it doesn’t intrude too badly, persuading…


“I had in mind a message, although I hope it doesn’t intrude too badly, persuading Americans, and especially Southerners, of the critical importance of land and our vanishing natural environment and wildlife.”
-E. O. Wilson

E. O. Wilson – You are capable of more…

You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for…


“You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure. Persist! The world needs all you can give.”
-E. O. Wilson