Edmund Clerihew Bentley
(10 Jul 1875 - 30 Mar 1956)
[np who originated the clerihew form of brief verse giving a humorous pseudo-biography. He was a contributor to Punch, wrote detective stories and was on the staff of the newspapers Daily News (1901-12) and then Daily Telegraph (1912-34).
Science Quotes by Edmund Clerihew Bentley (1 quote)
Sir James Jeans
Always says what he means
He is really perfectly serious
About the Universe being Mysterious.
— Edmund Clerihew Bentley
E. C. Bentley, Baseless Biography (1939), 44.