445 – “If all insects on Earth disappeared, within 50 years all life on Earth would end. If all human beings disappeared from the Earth, within 50 years all forms of life would flourish.”

–Jonas Salk [Very likely false attribution]

Quote Number:  25

Source: Unknown, likely a false attribution

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One comment

  1. Why are we less integral than insects? We share evolution. We are equal before death. Perhaps we arrogantly usurp the crown of creation. Dinosaurs had size, we have brains. Both prove unsustainable.

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