February 12, 1809 - April 19, 1882

6 Greatest Quotes About Man By Charles Darwin

At some future period, not very distant as measured by centuries, the civilized races of man will almost certainly exterminate, and replace the savage races throughout the world. Charles Darwin
Man is descended from a hairy, tailed quadruped, probably arboreal in its habits. Charles Darwin
We must, however, acknowledge, as it seems to me, that man with all his noble qualities... still bears in his bodily frame the indelible stamp of his lowly origin. Charles Darwin
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine. Charles Darwin
Man tends to increase at a greater rate than his means of subsistence. Charles Darwin
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone. Charles Darwin