James Francis Stephens
British ornithologist and entomologist
Sir James Francis Stephens (16 September 1792 – 22 December 1852) was an English entomologist.
- In his soul, as in a mirror, were concentrated all the lights radiating from every point of observation — whether human or Divine — and from his soul as from a mirror, these lights were reflected back in every possible combination of beauty and sublimity.
- Reported in Josiah Hotchkiss Gilbert, Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), p. 115.