The scientific attitude implies?the postulate of objectivitythat is to say, the fundamental postulate that there is no plan; that there is no intention in the universe.
1970 Le Hasard et la Nece ssite .
Another curious aspect of the theory of evolution is that everybody thinks he understands it. I mean philosophers, social scientists, and so on. While in fact very few people understand it, actually, as it stands, even as it stood when Darwin expressed it, and even less as we now may be able to understand it in biology.Jacques Monod
There are living systems; there is no'living matter'.Jacques Monod