Joseph John Thomson

Joseph John Thomson

English physicist who discovered the electron, Nobel Prize winner
As we conquer peak after peak we see in front of us regions full of interest and beauty, but we do not see our goal, we do not see the horizon; in the distance tower still higher peaks, which will yield to those who ascend them still wider prospects, and deepen the feeling, the truth of which is emphasized by every advance in science, that 'Great are the Works of the Lord'. /conquer/ Joseph John Thomson quotes

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