Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

“His understanding of the method by which organisms become first individualised and then personalised gave him a number of valuable insights. Basically, the process depends on cephalisation — the differentiation of a head as the dominant guiding region of the body, forwardly directed, and containing the main sense-organs providing information about the outer world and also the main organ of co-ordination or brain.”


Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, The Phenomenon of Man
Read more quotes from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin


Share this quote:
Twitter icon

Friends Who Liked This Quote


To see what your friends thought of this quote, please sign up!

1 like
All Members Who Liked This Quote



This Quote Is From

The Phenomenon of Man The Phenomenon of Man by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
1,192 ratings, average rating, 117 reviews

Browse By Tag