"Therefore, we conclude that Charles Darwin is a worthy symbol on which to focus in order to build a global celebration of science and humanity, and together with the philosophy of humanism makes it possible to promote a common bond among all people of the earth."
-Dr. Robert Stephens, Darwin Day Celebration: The International Recognition of Darwin, Science and Humanity
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"There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed into a few forms or into one; and that, whilst this planet has gone cycling on according to the fixed law of gravity, from so simple a beginning endless forms most beautiful and most wonderful have been, and are being, evolved."
-Charles Darwin, The Origin of Species