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Cleanly, sir, you went to the core of the matter.
Using the purest kind of wit, a balance of belief and art,
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There is a certain class of unbelievers who sometimes ask me such questions as, if I think that I can live on vegetable food alone ...
I love to cope him in these sullen fits,
For then he's full of matter.
The preacher then went on to criticise the attitude of religion towards science. "If there is still a feeling of hostility between ...
Supposing the Mechanical Phase to have lasted 300 years, from 1600 to 1900, the next or Electric Phase would have a life equal to ...
The women of this century are neither idle nor indifferent. They are working with might and main to mitigate the evils which stare ...
She saw the couches of the dead, and where the fibrous root
Of every heart on earth infixes deep its restless twists:
The following general definition of an animal: a system of different organic molecules that have combined with one another, under ...
If God causes man to be sick, sickness must be good, and its opposite, health, must be evil, for all that He makes is good and wil ...
The same polarity of the male and female principle exists in nature; not only, as is obvious in animals and plants, but in the pol ...
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