There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed into a few forms or into one; and that, whilst this planet has gone cycling on according to the fixed law of gravity, from so simple a beginning endless forms most beautiful and most wonderful have been, and are being, evolved.
When I was a kid I was kind of sad that we will never know how exactly dinosaurs looked like.
Luckily I was proven horribly wrong and we actually do know quite exactly how some of the dinosaurs looked like.
One very well preserved fossil of Anchiornis huxleyi revealed not only how the feathers looked like but also what colour they had I53.photobucket.com.
This picture pretty much accurately represents how this creature looked like.