"Benjamin Rush" was a Founding Fathers of the United States/Founding Father of the United States. Rush was a civic leader in Philadelphia, where he was a physician, politician, social reformer, educator and humanitarian, as well as the founder of Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.
Rush signed the United States Declaration of Independence/Declaration of Independence and attended the Continental Congress. He served as Surgeon General in the Continental army. Rush became a professor of chemistry, medical theory, and clinical practice at the University of Pennsylvania.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous scientists! More Benjamin Rush on Wikipedia.