Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

J. Philippe Rushton Quotes and Sayings

I hope you find great value in these Quotes by J. Philippe Rushton from my large collection of motivational and inspirational quotes and sayings.

A race is what zoologists term a variety or subdivision of a species.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Startling, and alarming to many, is the conclusion
that follows from these data that if all people were treated the same,
most average race differences would not disappear.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Blacks in the Caribbean, Britain, Canada and sub-Saharan
Africa as well as in the United States have low IQ
scores relative to whites.
- J. Philippe Rushton

The biological factors underlying race differences
in sports have consequences for educational achievement,
crime and sexual behavior.
- J. Philippe Rushton

 

To deny the predictive validity of race at this level
is nonscientific and unrealistic.
- J. Philippe Rushton

We emigrated to South Africa and later to Canada so
I went to school in several places.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Nonetheless, much has been learned by studying the
statistical differences between the various human races.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


I received a D.Sc.
from the University of London in 1992.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Each race (or variety) is characterized by a more or
less distinct combination of inherited morphological,
behavioral, physiological traits.
- J. Philippe Rushton

I was born in Bournemouth, England, in 1943.
- J. Philippe Rushton

I then moved to the University of Western Ontario where
I was made a full professor in 1985.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Race differences show up early in life.
- J. Philippe Rushton

But with each passing year and each new study,
the evidence for the genetic contribution to individual
and group differences becomes more firmly established than ever.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Those objecting to the concept of race argue that the
taxonomic definitions are arbitrary and subjective.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Of course, individuals vary greatly within each racial
group and should be treated as such.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Unless one is a religious fundamentalist and believes
that man was created in the image and likeness of God,
it is foolish to believe that human beings are exempt
from biological classification and the laws of evolution
that apply to all other life forms.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Deconstructing the concept of race not only conflicts
with people's tendency to classify and build family
histories according to common descent but also ignores
the work of biologists studying non-human species.
- J. Philippe Rushton

On average, the Chinese, Koreans, and Japanese are
more similar to each other and are different from Australians,
Israelis and the Swedes, who in turn are similar to
each other and are different from Nigerians,
Kenyans, and Jamaicans.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Sometimes it is claimed by those who argue that race
is just a social construct that the human genome project
shows that because people share roughly 99% of their genes in common,
that there are no races.
This is silly.
- J. Philippe Rushton

The mean pattern of educational and economic achievement
within multi-racial countries such as Canada and the
United States has increasingly been found to prove valid internationally.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Formation of a new race takes place when,
over several generations, individuals in one group
reproduce more frequently among themselves than they
do with individuals in other groups.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Our loyalties must transcend our race, our tribe,
our class, and our nation;
and this means we must develop a world perspective.
- Martin Luther King, Jr. PHOTO

The human race has one really effective weapon,
and that is laughter.
- Mark Twain

Keep moving. Don't stop. But don't rush.
Don't race around.
Sure and steady gets you there every time.
- Neale Donald Walsch

We may have different religions, different
languages, different colored skin,
but we all belong to one human race.
- Kofi Annan

If you have no confidence in self,
you are twice defeated in the race of life.
With confidence, you have won even before you have started.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

Gentleness, self-sacrifice and generosity
are the exclusive possession of no one race or religion.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

No one ever found wisdom without also being a fool.
Writers, alas, have to be fools in public,
while the rest of the human race can cover its tracks.
- Erica Jong

Slow but steady wins the race.
- Anonymous

All in the dark we grope along,
And if we go amiss
We learn at least which path is wrong,
And there is gain in this.
We do not always win the race
By only running right;
We have to tread the mountain's base
Before we reach its height.
- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Each man is afraid of his neighbor's disapproval -
a thing which, to the general run of the human race,
is more dreaded than wolves and death.
- Mark Twain

NO ONE is really different;
each of us is actually a member of the human race.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Life is a journey. It is not a race to test
who can finish first or who can end up with the most loot.
Rather, life is best enjoyed as a meander -
watching the view to left and right - above and below -
as the days slowly move past in dress review.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The propensity to truck, barter and exchange one thing
for another is common to all men,
and to be found in no other race of animals.
- Adam Smith

The end of the human race will be that
it will eventually die of civilization.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The human race's prospects of survival were considerably
better when we were defenceless against tigers than
they are today when we have become defenceless against ourselves.
- Arnold J. Toynbee

I do not regard a broker as a member of the human race.
- Honore de Balzac

One's friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.
- George Santayana

So much of my life is spent just focused on driving race cars.
- Jeff Gordon

Few are the giants of the soul that actually feel
that the human race is their family circle.
- Freya Stark

I will far rather see the race of man extinct
than that we should become less than beasts
by making the noblest of God's creation,
woman, the object of our lust.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win,
you're still a rat.
- Lily Tomlin

Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other.
- Walter Elliot

Human history becomes more and more a race between
education and catastrophe.
- H. G. Wells

We peruse one ideal, that of bringing people together in peace,
irrespective of race, religion and political convictions,
for the benefit of mankind.
- Juan Antonio Samaranch

New York City is a great monument
to the power of money and greed...
a race for rent.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

When you are fitted in a racing car and you race to win,
second or third place is not enough.
- Ayrton Senna

When motherhood becomes the fruit of a deep yearning,
not the result of ignorance or accident,
its children will become the foundation of a new race.
- Margaret Sanger

In order to get beyond racism, we must first take account of race.
There is no other way.
And in order to treat some persons equally,
we must treat them differently.
- Harry A. Blackmun

And while the law of competition may be sometimes hard for the individual,
it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival
of the fittest in every department.
- Andrew Carnegie

To live anywhere in the world today and be against
equality because of race or color is like living in
Alaska and being against snow.
- William Faulkner

When you're riding, only the race in which you're riding is important.
- Bill Shoemaker

Somebody must show that the Afro-American race is more
sinned against than sinning,
and it seems to have fallen upon me to do so.
- Ida B. Wells

Every once in a while, something happens to you that
makes you realise that the human race is not quite
as bad as it so often seems to be.
- Ian Hacking

It is the mark of a great man that he puts to flight
all ordinary calculations.
He is at once sublime and touching, childlike and of the race of giants.
- Honore de Balzac

Race, what is that? Race is a competition,
somebody winning and somebody losing.
Blood doesn't run in races!
Come on!
- Beah Richards

The Afro-American is not a bestial race.
- Ida B. Wells

I don't really know how many films I've done,
and I don't look at this as a race that I necessarily want to win.
Nor is it a race that I want to stop running.
- Donald Pleasence

Our nation and those of the developed world must offer
our own resistance to despot leaders who seek to commit
murder on the basis of religion or race.
- Tim Bishop

Architecture has recorded the great ideas of the human race.
Not only every religious symbol, but every human thought
has its page in that vast book.
- Victor Hugo

She belongs to a race of delightful women,
who never do any harm, whom everybody calls good,
and who are very severe on those who do not pretend to be good.
- Gilbert Parker

Indy makes the race driver.
You become famous when you come here.
- Rodger Ward

When you're in the middle of a pennant race,
you can't go up there thinking about home runs.
- Sammy Sosa

We must go fast, because the race is against time.
- Anna Held

Overall my race hasn't been a problem.
I'm a Black artist with White skin.
At the end of the day you have to sing what's in your own soul.
- Teena Marie

The race may not always be to the swift nor the victory to the strong,
but that's how you bet.
- Damon Runyon

Point set topology is a disease from which the human race will soon recover.
- Henri Poincare

We must have a foreign policy which is based only on
the long-term interests of our race,
not on the interest of other races or on economic considerations or anything else.
- George Lincoln Rockwell

It was the nation and the race dwelling all round the globe
that had the lion's heart.
I had the luck to be called upon to give the roar.
- Winston Churchill

Of all nature's gifts to the human race,
what is sweeter to a man than his children?
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

Nationality is the miracle of political independence;
race is the principle of physical analogy.
- Benjamin Disraeli


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: J. Philippe Rushton Quotes and Sayings.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.