” Man is always marveling at what he has blown apart, never at what the universe has put together, and this is his limitation. “


” It is frequently the tragedy of the great artist, as it is of the great scientist, that he frightens the ordinary man. “


” God knows how many things a man misses by becoming smug and assuming that matters will take their own course. “


” When the human mind exists in the light of reason and no more than reason, we may say with absolute certainty that Man and all that made him will be in that instant gone. “



All 4 Loren Eiseley Quotes about Man in picture


Man is always marveling at what he has blown apart, never at what the universe has put together, and this is his limitation.
It is frequently the tragedy of the great artist, as it is of the great scientist, that he frightens the ordinary man.
God knows how many things a man misses by becoming smug and assuming that matters will take their own course.
When the human mind exists in the light of reason and no more than reason, we may say with absolute certainty that Man and all that made him will be in that instant gone.

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