Johann Joachim Becher
(6 May 1635 - Oct 1682)
Science Quotes by Johann Joachim Becher (1 quote)
The chemists are a strange class of mortals, impelled by an almost insane impulse to seek their pleasures amid smoke and vapour, soot and flame, poisons and poverty; yet among all these evils I seem to live so sweetly that may I die if I were to change places with the Persian king.
— Johann Joachim Becher
- 6 May - short biography, births, deaths and events on date of Becher's birth.