Georges-Louis Leclerc Buffon

Georges-Louis Leclerc Buffon

French naturalist, biologist, mathematician, scientist and writer of the XVIII century
Writing well is at one and the same time good thinking, good feeling, and good expression; it is having wit, soul, and taste, all together.More Georges-Louis Leclerc Buffon quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Only well-written works will descend to posterity. Fulness of knowledge, interesting facts, even useful inventions, are no pledge of immortality, for they may be employed by more skilful hands; they are outside the man; the style is the man himself.More Georges-Louis Leclerc Buffon quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Only those works which are well-written will pass to posterity: the amount of knowledge, the uniqueness of the facts, even the novelty of the discoveries are no guarantees of immortality ... These things are exterior to a man but style is the man himself.More Georges-Louis Leclerc Buffon quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Style is the essence of manMore Georges-Louis Leclerc Buffon quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The man who wants his wedding garments to suit him must allow
plenty of time for the measure.More Georges-Louis Leclerc Buffon quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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