Quotes of organism

  1. Because all of biology is connected, one can often make a breakthrough with an organism that exaggerates a particular phenomenon, and later explore the generality. – Thomas R. Cech
  2. It seems likely that most if not all the genetic information in any organism is carried by nucleic acid- usually by DNA, although certain small viruses use RNA as their genetic material. – Francis Crick
  3. The human body is essentially something other than an animal organism – Martin Heidegger
  4. Mathematical science is in my opinion an indivisible whole, an organism whose vitality is conditioned upon the connection of its parts. – David Hilbert
  5. If any organism fails to fulfill its potentialities, it becomes sick. – William James
  6. It has become evident that the primary lesson of the study of evolution is that all evolution is coevolution: every organism is evolving in tandem with the organisms around it. – Kevin Kelly
  7. People are not the only interesting organism on earth. From the point of view of scientific or commercial value, there are lots of interesting organisms. – Daniel Nathans
  8. The individual organs follow the same pattern as the whole organism i. e. they have their period of growth, of stationary, maximum activity and then of aging decline. – Wilhelm Ostwald
  9. The chief condition on which, life, health and vigor depend on, is action. It is by action that an organism develops its faculties, increases its energy, and attains the fulfillment of its destiny. – Colin Powell
  10. The economy is a very sensitive organism – Hjalmar Schacht
  11. Everything is the product of one universal creative effort. There is nothing dead in Nature. Everything is organic and living, and therefore the whole world appears to be a living organism – Lucius Annaeus Seneca
  12. You see, every creature alive on the earth today represents an unbroken line of life that stretches back to the first primitive organism to appear on this planet; and that is about three billion years. – George Wald
  13. The Harvard Law states: Under controlled conditions of light, temperature, humidity, and nutrition, the organism will do as it damn well pleases. – Larry Wall
  14. Darwin based his theory on generalizations that were strictly empirical. You can go out and see that organisms do vary, that variations are inherited, and that every organism is capable of increasing its numbers in sufficiently favorable circumstances. – George C. Williams

Usage examples for organism

  1. We still remain very much in the dark about the causes of variation; the apparent inheritance of acquired characters in some cases; and the struggle for existence within the organism which probably lies at the bottom of both these phenomena." – Thomas Henry Huxley; A Sketch Of His Life And Work by P. Chalmers Mitchell
  2. Your organism is 'sensitive, ' and that's why you experience things that I don't. – Austin and His Friends by Frederic H. Balfour
  3. Those great corporations the East and West India Companies were already producing a new organism out of the political and commercial chaos which had been so long brooding over civilization. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  4. Various learning is not so important as a keenly sensitive organism – Haydn by J. Cuthbert Hadden
  5. This simple observation would convince him that humanity must be regarded as an organism – The Forerunners by Romain Rolland
  6. He is as a crystal to an organism – Natural Law in the Spiritual World by Henry Drummond
  7. Her small figure, wavering black eyes, and restless manner, spoke of an entirely different organism which was natural enough, as she was only connected with the stately dame by marriage with her son, a union that had been consecrated by an early widowhood. – Wives and Widows; or The Broken Life by Ann S. Stephens
  8. Because the higher the organism the more complex and delicately- fitted to its vital needs its life- conditions require to be. – Feminism and Sex-Extinction by Arabella Kenealy
  9. That she eventually grew calm again deserves to be set down as a tribute to the organism of the human body. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  10. Men seem to think to- day, that they can leave out what parts they please from the original and divine organism of the Church, and still work the rest at will. – Report Of Commemorative Services With The Sermons And Addresses At The Seabury Centenary, 1883-1885. by Diocese Of Connecticut
  11. Organism in- relation- to- environment becomes the key- stone of his theory of knowledge. – John Dewey's logical theory by Delton Thomas Howard
  12. Therefore, these must contain all the elements needed by the organism in the right proportions, and this, of course, depends upon the character and the combination of the food supply. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  13. From what has been said, it follows that the development of the animal organism and its growth are dependent on the reception of certain principles identical with the chief constituents of blood. – Familiar Letters of Chemistry by Justus Liebig
  14. If extra work is to be done by the organism of the woman, extra strength in exact proportion to the extra effort has been provided, " Where there is power to do That which is willed." – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  15. This organism produces a violent poison in the food. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  16. Everything in the present social organism leads us back to this element. – The Simple Life by Charles Wagner
  17. Next, the fullest possible sense of our membership of and duty towards the social organism a completely rich, various, heroic, self- giving, social life: that is, charity. – The Life of the Spirit and the Life of To-day by Evelyn Underhill
  18. The poorly- begotten organism whose start in life, already deficient in those attributes and forces which are so essential for an effective struggle for existence and which was rendered still more deficient by a six years' sojourn among criminals, finds himself unable to cope with conditions as they exist, and several months after his release from imprisonment we again find him arrested for robbery. – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck
  19. The highest Life is reached when there is some inner relation of actions fitted to meet every outer relation of actions by which the organism can be affected. – Herbert Spencer by J. Arthur Thomson

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