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Human folk are as a matter of fact eager to find intelligence in animals
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"Human folk are as a matter of fact eager to find intelligence in animals"

- Edward Thorndike

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In this quote, Edward Thorndike is revealing his belief that people have a natural inclination to look for intelligence in animals. He recommends that this passion to find intelligence in animals is a common quality amongst humans. This might be due to our fascination with the natural world and our desire to comprehend and connect with other living beings. Thorndike's statement also suggests that human beings may tend to project human-like qualities onto animals, attributing them with intelligence and other human characteristics. In general, this quote highlights the interest and fascination that humans have towards the intelligence of animals.

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Edward Thorndike This quote is written / told by Edward Thorndike between August 31, 1874 and August 9, 1949. He was a famous Psychologist from USA. The author also have 24 other quotes.

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