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It is clear to everyone that astronomy at all events compels the soul to look upwards, and draws it from the things of this world ...
Philosophy, astronomy, and politics were marked at zero, I remember. Botany variable, geology profound as regards the mud stains f ...
Your pier-glass or extensive surface of polished steel ... will be minutely and multitudinously scratched in all directions; but p ...
It is noticed, that the consideration of the great periods and spaces of astronomy induces a dignity of mind, and an indifference ...
There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.
Then, though I prize my friends, I cannot afford to talk with them and study their visions, lest I lose my own. It would indeed gi ...
Nor has science sufficient humanity, so long as the naturalist overlooks the wonderful congruity which subsists between man and th ...
The first steps in Agriculture, Astronomy, Zoölogy (those first steps which the farmer, the hunter, and the sailor take), teach t ...
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
The sight of a planet through a telescope is worth all the course on astronomy; the shock of the electric spark in the elbow, outv ...
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