Philip Gilbert Hamerton Quote

The men of science are like the coral insects in the sea; they build on the work of their predecessors and rise ever higher and higher...


Thoughts about Art, Chapter VII (p. 100), Roberts Brothers. 1888

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The men of science are like the coral insects in the sea; they build on the work of their predecessors and rise ever higher and higher...

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The men of science are like the coral insects in the sea; they build on the work of their predecessors and rise ever higher and higher...

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The men of science are like the coral insects in the sea; they build on the work of their predecessors and rise ever higher and higher...

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The men of science are like the coral insects in the sea; they build on the work of their predecessors and rise ever higher and higher...