"False views, if supported by some evidence, do little harm, for everyone takes a salutary pleasure in proving their falseness."
Now that's good Darwin.
"It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
Problem is, Darwin never said it. It was made up by a business professor in Louisiana in 1963.
(See "6 things Darwin never said", bit.ly/P8vstK)
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Students at Shimer College in Chicago study only original sources, including Darwin's own writings, never textbooks or paraphrases.