Quote by Edward O. Wilson : “People would rather believe than”

People would rather believe than know. – Edward O. Wilson

Quote by Edward O. Wilson : “One of its most distinguished”

One of its most distinguished practitioners, Alexander Rosenberg, has recently argued that philosophy in fact addresses just two issues: the questions that the sciences—physical, biological, and social—cannot answer, and the reasons for that incapacity. – Edward O. Wilson

Quote by Edward O. Wilson : “Science its imperfections notwithstanding is”

Science, its imperfections notwithstanding, is the sword in the stone that humanity finally pulled. The question it poses, of universal and orderly materialism, is the most important that can be asked in philosophy and religion. – Edward O. Wilson