John Ray - Quotes

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Beauty is power; a smile is its sword.

Beauty is power; a smile is its sword.

Good words cool more than cold water.

Good words cool more than cold water.

Misery loves company. ---->>>

Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there. ---->>>

Diseases are the tax on pleasures. ---->>>

Algebra is the metaphysics of arithmetic. ---->>>

In a thousand pounds of law there is not an ounce of love. ---->>>

Industry is fortune's right hand, and frugality its left.

Industry is fortune's right hand, and frugality its left.

Nothing is invented and perfected at the same time. ---->>>

Never meet trouble half-way. ---->>>

Biography

Name: John Ray
Nationality: English
Born: November 29, 1627
Birthplace:
Die: January 17, 1705
Occupation: Environmentalist
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John Ray (29 November 1627 – 17 January 1705) was an English naturalist widely regarded as one of the earliest of the English parson-naturalists. Until 1670, he wrote his name as John Wray. From then on, he used 'Ray', after "having ascertained that such had been the practice of his family before him" (wikipedia)