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Louis Agassiz - Quotes

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Every scientific truth goes through three states: first, people say it conflicts with the Bible; next, they say it has been discovered before; lastly, they say they always believed it. ---->>>

The glacier was God's great plough set at work ages ago to grind, furrow, and knead over, as it were, the surface of the earth.

The glacier was God's great plough set at work ages ago to grind, furrow, and knead over, as it were, the surface of the earth.

I cannot afford to waste my time making money.

I cannot afford to waste my time making money.

Facts are stupid until brought into connection with some general law. ---->>>

Study nature, not books. ---->>>

The study of Nature is intercourse with the Highest Mind. You should never trifle with Nature.

The study of Nature is intercourse with the Highest Mind. You should never trifle with Nature.

Biography

Nationality: Swiss
Born: May 28, 1807
Birthplace:
Die: December 14, 1873
Occupation: Scientist
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Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz (English: ; French: [agasi]; May 28, 1807 – December 14, 1873) was a Swiss-American biologist and geologist recognized as an innovative and prodigious scholar of Earth's natural history, with later American writings that have received criticism for their endorsement of scientific racism (wikipedia)