Quotes of Biology

“ The "control of nature" is a phrase conceived in arrogance, born of the Neanderthal age of biology and the convenience of man. ”

- Rachel Carson

“ If a product is more expensive than another one and more sustainable in ecology, consumers will not buy it. We're in a very sharp competitive market. ”

- Jean Claude

“ Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother. ”

- Oprah Winfrey

“ Despite crime's omnipresence, things work in society, because biology compels it. Order eventually restores itself, by psychic equilibrium. ”

- Camille Paglia

“ We've got a lot of momentum, a lot of confidence we're doing the right stuff because the athletes are showing it, especially in the big championships. ”

- Bode Miller

“ Don't try to force chemistry between two people or else it may just blow up at you. ”

- Unknown

“ You can free yourself from aging by reinterpreting your body and by grasping the link between belief and biology. ”

- Deepak Chopra

“ The fact of evolution is the backbone of biology, and biology is thus in the peculiar position of being a science founded on an improved theory, is it then a science or faith? ”

- Charles Darwin

“ So what we can answer is questions about biology, about biological ancestry. But to make any sense of that historically we have to contextualize it — the archaeology, the linguistic pattern, even the climatology. ”

- H. G. Wells

“ A stammering man is never a worthless one. Physiology can tell you why. It is an excess of sensibility to the presence of his fellow creature, that makes him stammer. ”

- Thomas Carlyle

“ You have to have a lot more dedication to what I'll call 'the machine,'... I have 20 percent dedication. What's needed is 110 percent. You can't have it with the level of apathy I have. ”

- Janeane Garofalo

“ You have to have an idea of what you are going to do, but it should be a vague idea. ”

- Pablo Picasso

“ And the actual achievements of biology are explanations in terms of mechanisms founded on physics and chemistry, which is not the same thing as explanations in terms of physics and chemistry. ”

- Michael Polanyi

“ True selfishness, if obedient to the other constraints of mammalian biology, is the key to a more nearly perfect social contract. ”

- Edward O. Wilson

“ We, the generation that faces the next century, can add the solemn injunction "If we don't do the impossible, we shall be faced with the unthinkable.". ”

- Petra Kelly

“ A sodomite got very excited looking at a zoology text. Does this make it pornography? ”

- Stanislaw Lec

“ Every band needs it's own special chemistry. And Bez was a very good chemist. ”

- Tony Wilson

“ The next major explosion is going to be when genetics and computers come together. I'm talking about an organic computer - about biological substances that can function like a semiconductor. ”

- Alvin Toffler

“ I got a hundred bucks says my baby beats Pete's baby. I just think genetics are in my favour. ”

- Andre Agassi

“ Genetics explain why you look like your father, and if you don't, why you should. ”

- Unknown

“ First Law of Socio-Genetics: Celibacy is not hereditary. ”

- Unknown

“ I'm one of those people you hate because of genetics. It's the truth. ”

- Brad Pitt

“ The ultimate aim of the human mind, in all its efforts, is to become acquainted with Truth. ”

- Eliza Farnham

“ We try to find chemistry; we don't do a lot of situational baseball. ”

- Dean Martin

“ By the time I was a student in high school… I remember succeeding in proving the classic Fermat theorem about an integer multiplied by itself p times where p is a prime. ”

- John Nash

“ My scientific interests throughout my undergraduate days were directed to cell biology and especially the mysteries of embryonic development. ”

- Stanley Cohen

“ I could have sexual chemistry with vinegar. ”

- Jessica Alba

“ This is not just a pilot course. We will be teaching air traffic management, safety science and physiology. Very few of the students will undertake flight training. ”

- robert owen

“ A physician's physiology has much the same relation to his power of healing as a cleric's divinity has to his power of influencing conduct. ”

- Samuel Butler

“ One of the problems with sex education... is that it also strips kids - especially girls - of their modesty to have every detail of anatomy, physiology and condom usage made explicit. ”

- James Dobson
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