"Is evolution a theory, a system or a hypothesis? It is much more: it is a general condition to which all theories, all hypotheses, all systems must bow and which they must satisfy henceforward if they are to be thinkable and true. Evolution is a light illuminating all facts, a curve that all lines must follow." -- Teilhard de Chardin P., "The Phenomenon of Man,"
"You try taking out a three-ton wombat with a pointy stick." -- Dr Stephen Wroe, on whether ancient man wiped out the Austrailian super-mammals "Saying feathers evolved for flight is like saying fingers evolved to play the piano." -- Scientist on the theory of feathers evolving for the purpose of flight
"I cannot live without books." -- Thomas Jefferson
"Giving up kills people. When people resist giving up they finally win the right to transcend humanity." --Alucard
"These are among those few things that you can't learn from the Internet or reading a book. Well, you could, but then you might die." --Todd Robbins