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" 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 to the fixed law of gravity, from so simple a beginning... "
The God Delusion - Page 29
by Richard Dawkins - 2008 - 416 pages
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The Great Dinosaur Controversy: A Guide to the Debates

Keith M. Parsons - Science - 2004 - 294 pages
...implacable nature. In the final sonorous paragraph of The Origin, Darwin embraces this terrifying claim: "Thus, from the war of nature, from famine and death, the most exalted object we are capable of conceiving, namely, the production of the higher animals, directly follows" (Darwin...
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Evolution and Ethics: Human Morality in Biological and Religious Perspective

Philip Clayton, Jeffrey Schloss - Religion - 2004 - 339 pages
...different from each other in so complex a manner, have all been produced by laws acting around us. ... There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having originally breathed into a few forms or into one; and that, whilst this planet has gone on cycling...
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Galileo, Darwin, and Hawking: The Interplay of Science, Reason, and Religion

Phil Dowe, Senior Lecturer Department of Philosophy Phil Dowe - Religion - 2005 - 205 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 by the Creator into a few forms or into one; and that, whilst this planet has gone cycling on ac3o....
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Lady Eugenist: Feminist Eugenics in the Speeches and Writings of Victoria ...

Victoria C. Woodhull - History - 2005 - 331 pages
...Ireland, lay in looking at who was dying. You can read his argument in the very last words of Origin, Thus, from the war of nature, from famine and death,...of the higher animals, directly follows. There is a grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator...
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The Garden of Eden; Or, Paradise Lost and Found

Victoria C Woodhull - 2005
...Ireland, lay in looking at who was dying. You can read his argument in the very last words of Origin, Thus, from the war of nature, from famine and death,...of the higher animals, directly follows. There is a grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator...
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The Evolution-Creation Struggle

Michael RUSE - Religion - 2005 - 327 pages
...secondary causes, like those determining the birth and death of the individual." And so he concluded: From the war of nature, from famine and death, the...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...
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Ecological Paradigms Lost: Routes of Theory Change

Beatrix Beisner - Science - 2005 - 464 pages
...consequence to Natural Selection, entailing Divergence of Character and the Extinction of lessimproved forms. Thus, from the war of nature, from famine and death,...production of the higher animals, directly follows. Evolutionary biology needs ecology to provide a systematic account of the fitness differences on which...
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Return to the River: Restoring Salmon Back to the Columbia River

Richard N. Williams - Science - 2005 - 720 pages
...Species other than Salmonids Sturgeon Pacific Lamprey Conclusions and Implications Literature Cited "There is grandeur in this view of life, with its...originally breathed into a few forms or into one; . . . from so simple a beginning endless forms most beautiful and most wonderful have been, and are...
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Creativity, Psychology and the History of Science

H.E. Gruber, Katja Bödeker - Social Science - 2005 - 548 pages
...passage of the Origin of Species: "Thus from the war of nature, from famine and death, the mostexalted object which we are capable of conceiving, namely...production of the higher animals, directly follows" (Darwin 1859). Not only the phrasing is similar, but Erasmus too passed from the note of struggle sounded...
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The Squashed Philosophers

Glyn Lloyd-Hughes - Philosophy - 2005 - 436 pages
...different yet so dependent on each other in so complex a manner, have all been produced by simple laws. 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 circling on according...
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