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Linnaeus and Cuvier have been my two gods, though in very different ways, but they were mere school-boys to old Aristotle.
Aristotle did make progress beyond earlier philosophers, just as Darwin advanced beyond Linnaeus and Cuvier.
Cuvier, Siméon, and Allent were the constant defenders of traditional and administrative influence.Memoirs To Illustrate The History Of My Time|Franois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
Some young men once determined to frighten the famous naturalist Cuvier.The Story of My Life, volumes 4-6|Augustus J. C. Hare
It is an excellent illustration of Cuvier's sagacity, and he evidently takes some pride in telling his story about it.On the Method of Zadig|Thomas Henry Huxley
At length, one morning, Cuvier was awakened by the cries of the female, who with her wings beat against the panes of his window.
The great Cuvier was a singularly accurate, careful, and industrious observer.Self-Help|Samuel Smiles