Born: May 28, 1807
Birthplace: Môtier-en-Vuly, Switzerland
Died: December 14, 1873
Profile: Regarded as one of the greatest scientists of the 19th century.
Number of Quotes: 1
Every great scientific truth goes through three stages. First, people say it conflicts with the Bible. Next, they say it has been discovered before. Lastly, they say they have always believed it.