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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... "
Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine: Being a Continuation of the Arminian Or ... - Page 492
1778
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Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, Volume 17

Royal Society of New South Wales - Science - 1884
...higher animals, — directly follows. There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator into...and most wonderful have been and are being evolved." In his treatise on the "Origin of Species," from which the foregoing quotations are copied, Darwin...
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The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal, Volume 92

1878
...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...planet has gone cycling on according to the fixed laws of gravity, from so simple a beginning endless forms most beautiful and most wonderful have been,...
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Anthropology: The Basics

Peter Metcalf - Social Science - 2005 - 215 pages
...higher animals, directly follows. 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 while this planet has gone cycling on according to the fixed laws of gravity, from so simple a beginning...
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Science Friction: Where the Known Meets the Unknown

Michael Shermer - Science - 2005 - 296 pages
...Origin. In later editions Darwin added this modifying clause (noted in italics in original): ". . . having been originally breathed by the Creator into a few forms or into one." 42. Gould, "Modified Grandeur," p. 14. 43. Quoted in ibid., p. 1 5. 44. Ibid., p. 18. 45. Ibid. 46....
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Not By Genes Alone: How Culture Transformed Human Evolution

Peter J. Richerson, Robert Boyd - Social Science - 2008 - 342 pages
...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 on according to the fixed law of gravity, from so simple a beginning endless forms most...
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Endless Forms Most Beautiful: The New Science of Evo Devo and the Making of ...

Sean B. Carroll - Science - 2005 - 350 pages
...three more words into that famous closing paragraph, adding "by the Creator" to rewrite the phrase as "having been originally breathed by the Creator into a few forms or into one ..." Darwin later expressed his regret for doing so in a letter to botanist JD Hooker: "But I have...
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Into the Cool: Energy Flow, Thermodynamics, and Life

Eric D. Schneider, Dorion Sagan - Science - 2005 - 362 pages
...his estimation that there is "grandeur in this [evolutionary] view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed [by the Creator] into a few forms or into one."* At bottom the belief in a naturalistic origin of life may also be faith — but it is faith deeply...
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Medicine in Quotations: Views of Health and Disease Through the Ages

Edward J. Huth, T. J. Murray - Medical - 2006 - 581 pages
...Breakfast Table Charles Darwin; 18 59 1539 There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator into...most wonderful have been, and are being, evolved. The Origin of Species Claude Bernard; 1 870 1 540 The vital force directs phenomena that it does not...
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The Protestant Experience in America

Amanda Porterfield - Religion - 2006 - 243 pages
...appreciation of the splendor of this process. "There is a grandeur in this view of life," Darwin concluded, "having been originally breathed by the Creator into...beautiful and most wonderful have been, and are, being evolved."7 Darwin's confidence in the existence of a Creator and his enthusiasm for the splendor of...
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A Meaningful World: How the Arts and Sciences Reveal the Genius of Nature

Benjamin Wiker, Jonathan Witt - Religion - 2006 - 257 pages
...theism in the finale of Origin: There is a grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator into...beautiful and most wonderful have been, and are being evolved.8 Privately, however, Darwin hoped that the breath of God would be replaced by simple chemistry...
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