"Sir Henry Morton Stanley" Order of the Bath/GCB was a Welsh people/Welsh journalist and List of explorers/explorer famous for his exploration of central Africa and his search for missionary and explorer David Livingstone. Upon finding Livingstone, Stanley allegedly asked, "Dr. Livingstone, I presume?" Stanley is also known for his search for the source of the Nile, his work in and development of the Congo (area)/Congo Basin region in association with King Leopold II of Belgium and for commanding the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition. He was knighted in 1899.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous explorers! More Henry Morton Stanley on Wikipedia.