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Charles Darwin
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Ch. II : Comparison Of The Mental Powers Of Man And The Lower Animals, p. 34. - The Descent of Man (1871)
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There is no fundamental difference between man and the higher animals in their mental faculties.  - Charles Darwin
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Charles Darwin
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It's actually a paraphrase of Darwin in the writings of Leon C. Megginson. From: L. Megginson, "Lessons from Europe for American Business", Southwestern Social Science Quarterly, 1963, 44(1): 3-13, p. 4

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Born: February 12, 1809

Died: April 19, 1882 (aged 73)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Scientist

Bio: Charles Robert Darwin was an English naturalist. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors, and proposed the scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding.

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