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Thomas Henry Huxley
(1825-1895) born on
May 04
English biologist. He was an advocate of Darwin's natural selection theory and named the phylum Coelenterata (Jellyfish).
A world of facts lies outside and beyond the world of words.

Irrationally held truths may be more harmful than reasoned errors.
Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority.
The great tragedy of science is the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.
No delusion is greater than the notion that method and industry can make up for lack of motherwit, either in science or in practical life.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Instant Quotation Dictionary," by Donald O. Bolander, 1979.
R: In "Isaac Asimov's Book of Science and Nature Quotations," ed. Jason Shulman & Isaac Asimov, 1988.
A: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
N: In "The Practical Cogitator," by Francis Galton.
K: "On the Advisableness of Improving Natural Knowledge" in "Collected Essays," vol. 1, 1893.

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