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The God Delusion - Page 29
by Richard Dawkins - 2008 - 416 pages
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Miscellanies, Old and New

John Cotton Smith - 1876 - 258 pages
...the works of Mr. Darwin, one of the most distinguished representatives of this school : " There is a grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator into a few forms or into one ; and that, whilst this planet has gone cycling on, according...
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The Journal of Science: 1877, Volume 14

Science - 1877
...unconsciously influenced in some way by the memory of Darwin's eloquent words, which are as follow : — " There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator into a few forms or into one, and that whilst this planet has gone cycling on according...
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The Journal of Science, and Annals of Astronomy, Biology, Geology ..., Volume 14

James Samuelson, William Crookes - Science - 1877
...unconsciously influenced in some way by the memory of Darwin's eloquent words, which are as follow : — " There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator into a few forms or into one, and that whilst this planet has gone cycling on according...
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The Supernatural in Nature: A Verification by Free Use of Science

Joseph William Reynolds - Religion and science - 1878 - 484 pages
...which has become the leading idea of comparative anatomy in its present stage. Mr. Darwin thinks " there is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator into a few forms or into one."2 Professor Huxley says — "All existing species are...
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The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal, Volume 92

1878
...beings which have ever lived on this earth may have descended from some one primordial form." . . " There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator into a few forms or into one ; and that, whilst this planet has gone cycling on according...
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The University Magazine, Volume 2

1878
...beings which have ever lived on this earth may have descended from some one primordial form." . . " There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator into a few forms or into one ; and that, whilst this planet has gone cycling on according...
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The Supernatural in Nature: A Verification by Free Use of Science

Joseph William Reynolds - Religion and science - 1878 - 484 pages
...which' has become the leading idea of comparative anatomy in its present stage. Mr. Darwin thinks " there is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator into a few forms or into one."2 Professor Huxley says — "All existing species are...
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Physiology: Preliminary Course Lectures

James Thomas Whittaker - Physiology - 1879 - 288 pages
...and the slow but certain improvement of forms. Thus, from the war of nature, from famine, and from death, the most exalted object which we are capable...namely, the production of the higher animals, directly and inevitably follows. There is a grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been...
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Humboldt Library of Popular Science Literature, Volume 2, Issues 37-48

1879
...before the first bed of the Cambrian system was deposited, they seem to me to become ennobled . . . There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator into a few forms or into one ; and that, whilst this planet has gone cycling on according...
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Once a Week

Eneas Sweetland Dallas - General - 1873
...sound biological generalization that the extirpation of the lower race should be the immediate cause of the most exalted object which we are capable of conceiving...— namely, the production of the higher animals," this is a cold and cheerless creed. We may be excused for requiring very rigorous proof before accepting...
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