Words matter. These are the best Intelligent Life Quotes from famous people such as Eric San, Simon Conway Morris, David Grinspoon, Kerli, Colin Trevorrow, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.
My scratching I don’t really think communicates to intelligent life forms. Anyone with more than one brain cell would think Kid Koala music is completely retarded.
I would argue that in any habitable zone that doesn’t boil or freeze, intelligent life is going to emerge because intelligence is convergent.
Among the radio astronomers of SETI – the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence – it’s only sort-of a joke that the true hallmark of intelligent life is the creation of radio astronomy.
It would be selfish to believe that we are the only intelligent life in the universe.
‘Intelligent Life’ is kind of a companion piece to ‘Safety Not Guaranteed.’ Internally, it’s a sci-fi romantic thriller.
I was sleeping in a water bed for a couple of years, recommended by my doctor. I was never comfortable in that water bed. In the middle of the night you would hear something happening – water and bubbles. I would always think there was some intelligent life in the water bed.
I think that it would be unwise of us not to believe that there is life outside of us, intelligent life. And so I do believe in aliens.
Perhaps we’ve never been visited by aliens because they have looked upon Earth and decided there’s no sign of intelligent life.
The surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that it has never tried to contact us.
I think space exploration is very important. I think there is very intelligent life on Mars. I believe that Martians are spying on us from the bottom of the ocean.
We only have to look at ourselves to see how intelligent life might develop into something we wouldn’t want to meet.
Intelligent life on a planet comes of age when it first works out the reason for its own existence.
I won’t eat anything that has intelligent life, but I’d gladly eat a network executive or a politician.
If this is the only planet on which not only life, but intelligent life, has arisen, that would be very unusual.
Sometimes I think the surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that none of it has tried to contact us.
I believe that there may be intelligent life on other planets.
It is said that Mahatma Gandhi, when asked about Western civilization, remarked, ‘I think it would be a good idea.’ That’s how I feel about intelligent life on Earth, especially when I think about the question of what truly intelligent life might look like elsewhere in the universe.
It seems hopelessly improbable that any particular rules accidentally led to the miracle of intelligent life. Nevertheless, this is exactly what most physicists have believed: intelligent life is a purely serendipitous consequence of physical principles that have nothing to do with our own existence.
I believe alien life is quite common in the universe, although intelligent life is less so. Some say it has yet to appear on planet Earth.
What we expect to find, certainly in our own solar system, are probably simple single or multiple-cell forms of life. To get to intelligent life takes stability of conditions over huge, long periods of time.
If we ever established contact with intelligent life on another world, there would be barriers to communication. First, they would be many light years away, so signals would take many years to reach them: there would be no scope for quick repartee. There might be an IQ gap.
I think there’s all kinds of life out there, including intelligent life, but the reason we haven’t found each other is because of vast distances.