Weevil Quotes (1 quote)
Permanence of instinct must go with permanence of form. … The history of the present must teach us the history of the past.
Referring to studying fossil remains of the weevil, largely unchanged to the present day. In Jean-Henri Fabre and Alexander Teixeira de Mattos (trans.), The Life and Love of the Insect, (1911, 1914), 183.