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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).
         
   
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If a little knowledge is dangerous, where is the man who has so much as to be out of danger?

R
In scientific work, those who refuse to go beyond fact rarely get as far as fact.
A
It is the customary fate of new truths to begin as heresies and to end as superstitions.
N
There is the greatest practical benefit in making a few failures early in life.
K
A well-worn adage advises those who set out upon a great enterprise to count the cost, yet some of the greatest enterprises have succeeded because the people who undertook them did not count the cost.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Quotations of Wit and Wisdom," ed. & John W. Garder et al., 1975.
R: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
A: "The Coming of Age," 1880.
N: In "The Book of Success," ed. Richard Shea, 1993.
K: "Science and Education."
   


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