Quotations on Heredity
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Heredity is nothing but stored environment.
- Luther Burbank
(Keywords: Environment, Heredity, Nothing)
Our character is not so much the product of race and heredity as of those circumstances by which nature forms our habits, by which we are nurtured and live.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
(Keywords: Nature, Character, Circumstances, Habits, Heredity, Race)
Both of these branches of evolutionary science, are, in my opinion, in the closest causal connection; this arises from the reciprocal action of the laws of heredity and adaptation.
- Ernst Haeckel
(Keywords: Science, Action, Connection, Heredity, Laws, Opinion)
The man of the future may, and even must, do things impossible in the past and acquire new motor variations not given by heredity.
- G. Stanley Hall
(Keywords: Future, Heredity, Man, May, Past)
Here he tells us that the new birth is first of all 'not of blood'. You don't get it through the blood stream, through heredity. Your parents can give you much, but they cannot give you this.
- E. Stanley Jones
(Keywords: Blood, First, Heredity, Parents)
Of course, I also attribute some of my hearing loss to being in the infantry in World War II. It's probably a combination of heredity and noise exposure.
- George Kennedy
(Keywords: War, Being, Hearing, Heredity, Loss, World, World war)
Freedom was conditioned by man's physical body, heredity, and environment.
- Kenneth Scott Latourette
(Keywords: Body, Environment, Freedom, Heredity, Man)
Acceptance of one's life has nothing to do with resignation; it does not mean running away from the struggle. On the contrary, it means accepting it as it comes, with all the handicaps of heredity, of suffering, of psychological complexes and injustices.
- Paul Tournier
(Keywords: Life, Acceptance, Heredity, Nothing, Resignation, Running, Struggle, Suffering)
We know from our clinical experience in the practice of medicine that in diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment, the individual and his background of heredity are just as important, if not more so, as the disease itself.
- Paul Dudley White
(Keywords: Experience, Disease, Heredity, Medicine, Practice, Treatment)