Thomas Henry Huxley

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Science commits suicide when it adopts a creed.
Speech at the Museum, South Kensington, on unveiling of a statue of Charles Darwin. Quoted in Herbert Spencer, ‘The Factors of Organic Evolution’ (April/May 1886), The Nineteenth Century, Vol. 19, 770.
Hear hear. Though I don’t think it’s in any danger of doing that.
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