(6 Mar 1767 - 24 Dec 1839)
Science Quotes by Davies Gilbert (1 quote)
The poetic beauty of Davy's mind never seems to have left him. To that circumstance I would ascribe the distinguishing feature in his character, and in his discoveries,—a vivid imagination sketching out new tracts in regions unexplored, for the judgement to select those leading to the recesses of abstract truth.
— Davies Gilbert
- 6 Mar - short biography, births, deaths and events on date of Gilbert's birth.