John Dalton

John Dalton

English chemist and physicist
If I have succeeded better than many who surround me, it has been chiefly - may I say almost solely - from universal assiduity.More John Dalton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I was introduced to Mr. Davy, who has rooms adjoining mine (in the Royal Institution); he is a very agreeable and intelligent young man, and we have interesting conversation in an evening; the principal failing in his character as a philosopher is that he does not smoke.More John Dalton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It's the right idea, but not the right time.More John Dalton quotes [09/14/2011 04:09:18]
Berzelius' symbols are horrifying. A young student in chemistry might as soon learn Hebrew as make himself acquainted with them... They appear to me equally to perplex the adepts in science, to discourage the learner, as well as to cloud the beauty and simplicity of the atomic theory.More John Dalton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We should scarcely be excused in concluding this essay without calling the reader's attention to the beneficent and wise laws established by the author of nature to provide for the various exigencies of the sublunary creation, and to make the several parts dependent upon each other, so as to form one well-regulated system or whole.More John Dalton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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