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We must trust to nothing but facts: these are presented to us by nature and cannot deceive. We ought, in every instance, to submit our reasoning to the test of experiment, and never to search for truth but by the natural road of experiment and observation.

 
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Antoine Lavoisier
Antoine Lavoisier
  • Born: August 26, 1743
  • Died: May 8, 1794
  • Nationality: French
  • Profession: Scientist

Antoine-Laurent de Lavoisier was a French nobleman and chemist who was central to the 18th-century chemical revolution and who had a large influence on both the history of chemistry and the history of biology. He is widely considered in popular literature as the "father of modern chemistry".

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