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" 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... "
The Relations of Science and Religion: The Morse Lecture, 1880, Connected ... - Page 142
by Henry Calderwood - 1881 - 323 pages
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The New Englander, Volumes 19-20

Criticism - 1861
...each other in so complex a manner, have all been produced by laws acting around us. .... There is a 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...
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Bericht über die Fortschritte der Anatomie und Physiologie

Anatomy - 1862
...natural selection, entailing divergence of character and to the extinction of less-improved forms. Thus from the war of nature, from famine and death,...been originally breathed by the Creator into a few forrns or into one ; and that whilst this planet has gone cycling on according to the fixed law of...
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Life on the Earth: Its Origin and Succession

John Phillips - Life - 1860 - 224 pages
...to natural selection, entailing divergence of character, and the extinction of less improved forms. Thus, from the war of nature, from famine and death,...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...
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Crosthwaite's Register of facts and occurrences relating to literature, the ...

Crosthwaite and co - 1860
...void caused by the action of His laws.'" And iutne final sentence of his book, Mr. Darwin observes, " There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having Seen originally breathed by the Creator into a few forms or into one ; and that, whilst this planet...
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The Past and Present Life of the Globe: Being a Sketch in Outline of the ...

David Page - Paleontology - 1861 - 256 pages
...of less improved forms. Thus, from the war of nature, from famine and death, the most exalted object we are capable of conceiving— namely, the production...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...
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The past and present life of the globe, a sketch of the world's life-system

David Page - 1861
...of less improved forms. Thus, from the war of nature, from famine and death, the most exalted object we are capable of conceiving — -namely, the production...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...
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On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection; Or, The Preservation ...

Charles Darwin - Evolution - 1861 - 440 pages
...are capable of conceiving, namely, the production of the higher animals, directly follows. There is a 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...
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The Popular Science Review, Volume 2

James Samuelson, Henry Lawson, William Sweetland Dallas - Science - 1863
...also the italics are ours. J Origin of Species, p. 484. || Ibid. p. 488. And thirdly :— " There is a 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...
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On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection: Or, The Preservation ...

Charles Darwin - Evolution - 1864 - 440 pages
...are capable of conceiving, namely, the production of the higher animals, directly follows. There is a 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...
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The First Man and His Place in Creation: Considered on the Principles of ...

George Moore - Human beings - 1866 - 352 pages
...into which life was breathed by the Creator.'f Mr. Darwin says, somewhat exultingly : ' There is a grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers having been breathed by the Creator into a few forms, or one.' There is, doubtless, necessarily a grandeur in any...
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