Quotations on Insects
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If you had an alien race that looked like insects, then they would build robots to look like themselves, not to look like people.
- Kevin J. Anderson
(Keywords: People, Insects, Race)
The life of an uneducated man is as useless as the tail of a dog which neither covers its rear end, nor protects it from the bites of insects.
(Keywords: Life, End, Insects, Man)
In a broader sense, the rhythms of nature, large and small - the sounds of wind and water, the sounds of birds and insects - must inevitably find their analogues in music.
- George Crumb
(Keywords: Music, Nature, Birds, Insects, Sense, Water, Wind)
Our treasure lies in the beehive of our knowledge. We are perpetually on the way thither, being by nature winged insects and honey gatherers of the mind.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
(Keywords: Nature, Knowledge, Being, Insects, Lies, Mind, Treasure)
A refuge is supposed to prevent what? The genes from flowing out of sight? This refuge idea won't stop insects from moving across boundaries. That's absurd.
- Jeremy Rifkin
(Keywords: Idea, Insects, Sight)
When we seed millions of acres of land with these plants, what happens to foraging birds, to insects, to microbes, to the other animals, when they come in contact and digest plants that are producing materials ranging from plastics to vaccines to pharmaceutical products?
- Jeremy Rifkin
(Keywords: Animals, Birds, Insects, Land, Plants)
Be able to recognize the dangerous snakes, spiders, insects, and plants that live in your area of the country.
- Marilyn vos Savant
(Keywords: Country, Insects, Plants, Spiders)
We hope that, when the insects take over the world, they will remember with gratitude how we took them along on all our picnics.
- Bill Vaughan
(Keywords: Gratitude, Hope, Insects, Will, World)
If all mankind were to disappear, the world would regenerate back to the rich state of equilibrium that existed ten thousand years ago. If insects were to vanish, the environment would collapse into chaos.
- E. O. Wilson
(Keywords: Chaos, Environment, Insects, Mankind, State, World, Years)