Carl Linnaeus Quotes

Most popular Carl Linnaeus Quotes

Nature does not proceed by leaps.

nature

If a tree dies, plant another in its place.
— Carl Linnaeus
One who lives by medical prescriptions lives miserably.
— Carl Linnaeus
Man is an animal and should live in accordance with his species.
— Carl Linnaeus

mankind

A professor can never better distinguish himself in his work than by encouraging a clever pupil, for the true discoverers are among them, as comets amongst the stars.

encouragement teaching discovery