(9 Sep 1823 - 30 Apr 1891)
Science Quotes by Joseph Leidy (1 quote)
[Answering question whether he was tired of life:] Tired! Not so long as there is an undescribed intestinal worm, or the riddle of a fossil bone, or a rhizopod new to me.
— Joseph Leidy
Related about Joseph Leidy by Dr. Weir Mitchell, as stated in Richard A. Gregory, Discovery: Or, The Spirit and Service of Science (1916), 17.
- - short biography, births, deaths and events on date of Leidy's birth. 9 Sep
- Joseph Leidy: The Last Man Who Knew Everything, by Leonard Warren. - book suggestion.