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Thomas Henry Huxley

Thomas Henry Huxley PC FRS (4 May 1825 – 29 June 1895) was an English biologist (anatomist), known as "Darwin's Bulldog" for his advocacy of Charles Darwin's theory of evolution.

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    All truth, in the long run, is only common sense clarified.
    Thomas Henry Huxley (1825–1895)

    To a person uninstructed in natural history, his country or sea-side stroll is a walk through a gallery filled with wonderful works of art, nine-tenths of which have their faces turned to the wall. Teach him something of natural history, and you place in his hands a catalogue of those which are worth turning round.
    —Thomas Henry Huxley (1825–95)

    Into her lying down head
    His enemies entered bed....
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    The best men of the best epochs are simply those who make the fewest blunders and commit the fewest sins.
    —Thomas Henry Huxley (1825–95)