Desmond Morris Quotes

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The city is not a concrete jungle, it is a human zoo.


No matter how old we become, we can still call them 'Holy Mother' and 'Father' and put a childlike trust in them.
— Desmond Morris


Everything about sport is derived from the hunt: there is no sport in existence that does not base itself either on the chase or on aiming, the two key elements of primeval hunting.


The domestic cat is a contradiction.  No animal has developed such an intimate relationship with mankind, while at the same time demanding and getting such independence of movement and action.