Quotation by Mark Twain

Evolution is the law of policies: Darwin said it, Socrates endorsed it, Cuvier proved it and established it for all time in his paper on "The Survival of the Fittest." These are illustrious names, this is a mighty doctrine: nothing can ever remove it from its firm base, nothing dissolve it, but evolution.
Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910), U.S. author. "Three Thousand Years Among the Microbes," ch. 8, Which Was the Dream?, Ed. John S. Tuckey (1967).
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