Pierre Teilhard de Chardin Quote: “I think that man has a…”

I think that man has a fundamental obligation to extract from himself and from the earth all that it can give; and this obligation is all the more imperative that we are absolutely ignorant of what limits – they may still be very distant – God has imposed on our natural understanding and power.

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

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Name: Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
Profession: Philosopher
Nationality: French
Birthday: May 1, 1881
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