Desmond Morris Quotes
'Biologically speaking, if something bites you it's more likely to be female.'
'Life is like a very short visit to a toyshop between birth and death.'
Born in Swindon, Wiltshire
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http://www.desmond-morris.com/ Straight from the horses mouth
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In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed. - Charles Darwin
On this day:
First Post Office Pillar Box - 1852, Manchester Martyrs Hanged - 1867, Launch of the Cutty Sark - 1869, Far from the Madding Crowd Published - 1874, First Royal Command Performance - 1897, Crippen hanged - 1910, First Episode of Doctor Who - 1963, Oxford Circus Tube Fire - 1984
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