Stephen Jay Gould cytaty

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Stephen Jay Gould

Data urodzenia: 10. Wrzesień 1941
Data zgonu: 20. Maj 2002

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Stephen Jay Gould – amerykański paleontolog, popularyzator ewolucjonizmu.

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Cytaty Stephen Jay Gould

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„I am, somehow, less interested in the weight and convolutions of Einstein’s brain than in the near certainty that people of equal talent have lived and died in cotton fields and sweatshops.“

— Stephen Jay Gould, The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History
[https://books.google.com/books?id=-lWtVSZoqWkC&pg=PA776 "Wide hats and narrow minds"] New Scientist 8 March 1979, p. 777. Reprinted in The Panda's Thumb, [https://books.google.com/books?id=z0XY7Rg_lOwC&pg=PA151 p. 151].

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„When people learn no tools of judgment and merely follow their hopes, the seeds of political manipulation are sown.“

— Stephen Jay Gould
Context: [A]s we discern a fine line between crank and genius, so also (and unfortunately) we must acknowledge an equally graded trajectory from crank to demagogue. When people learn no tools of judgment and merely follow their hopes, the seeds of political manipulation are sown. "The Quack Detector", p. 245

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„Our discombobulated lives need to sink some anchors in numerical stability. (I still have not recovered from the rise of a pound of hamburger at the supermarket to more than a buck.)“

— Stephen Jay Gould
"A Time to Laugh", p. 82; originally published as "A Happy Mystery to Ponder: Why So Many Homers?" in The Wall Street Journal (2001-10-10)

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