Quotation by Thomas Henry Huxley

As a natural process, of the same character as the development of a tree from its seed, or of a fowl from its egg, evolution excludes creation and all other kinds of supernatural intervention.
Thomas Henry Huxley (1825–95), British biologist and educator. From Reflection #229, Aphorisms and Reflections, selected by Henrietta A. Huxley, Macmillan (London, 1907).
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