E. O. Wilson Quotes

If all mankind were to disappear, the world would regenerate back to the rich state of equilibrium that existed ten thousand years ago. If insects were to vanish, the environment would collapse into chaos.

 
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E. O. Wilson
E. O. Wilson
  • Born: June 10, 1929
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Scientist

Edward Osborne Wilson, usually cited as E. O. Wilson, is an American biologist, theorist, naturalist and author. His biological specialty is myrmecology, the study of ants, on which he has been called the world's leading expert.