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" Man scans with scrupulous care the character and pedigree of his horses, cattle, and dogs before he matches them ; but when he comes to his own marriage he rarely, or never, takes any such care. "
The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex - Page 381
by Charles Darwin - 1872
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On the Inductive Philosophy, Including a Parallel Between Lord Bacon and A ...

A. Elley Finch - Philosophy - 1872 - 83 pages
...points of view, relief would seem to be hopeless from the miseries which overwhelm the masses, 1 ' Man scans with scrupulous care the character and pedigree...the lower animals when left to their own free choice Yet he might by selection do something not only for the bodily constitution and frame of his offspring,...
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On the inductive philosophy, a discourse

Arthur Elley Finch - 1872
...points of view, relief would seem to be hopeless from the miseries which overwhelm the masses, 1 ' Man scans with scrupulous care the character and pedigree...the lower animals when left to their own free choice Yet he might by selection do something not only for the bodily constitution and frame of his offspring,...
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Human physiology the basis of sanitary and social science

Thomas Low Nichols - 1872
...almost entirely disregarded. Mr. Darwin, in his work on "The Descent of Man," has well said : " Man scans with scrupulous care the character and pedigree...marriage he rarely, or never, takes any such care. . . Yet he might, by selection, do something, not only for the bodily constitution and frame of his...
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Darwinism Stated by Darwin Himself: Characteristic Passages from the ...

Charles Darwin - Evolution - 1884 - 351 pages
...scrupulous care the charof Man, actor and pedigree of his horses, cattle, and page 61 . ^o^s jjefore he matches them ; but, when he comes to his own marriage,...care. He is impelled by nearly the same motives as the lower animals, when they are left to their own free choice, though he is in so far superior to...
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Medical Herald, Volume 16

Medicine - 1897
...refrain from marriage if they are in any marked degree inferior in mind or body. Darwin certainly says: "Man scans with scrupulous care the character and pedigree of his horses, cattle, and dogs, before mating them, but when it comes to his own marriage, he rarely or never takes any such care." A leaf...
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Life of Charles Darwin

Bettany, G. T. (George Thomas), John Parker Anderson - Evolution - 1887 - 175 pages
...society leads to the remark that, while man scans with scrupulous care the pedigree of his animals, when he comes to his own marriage he rarely or never takes any such care. Perhaps Darwin was somewhat in error here ; and, also, he seems to have underrated the unconscious...
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Charles Darwin's Works: The descent of man and seletion in relation to sex

Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin - Science - 1896
...sound, colour or form ; and these powers of the mind manifestly depend on the development of the brain. Man scans with scrupulous care the character and pedigree...care. He is impelled by nearly the same motives as the lower animals, when they are left to their own free choice, though he is in so far superior to...
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The International library of famous literature: selections from ..., Volume 13

Andrew Lang, Donald Grant Mitchell, Nathan Haskell Dole, Forrest Morgan, Caroline Ticknor - Literature - 1898 - 9822 pages
...sound, color, or form ; and these powers of the mind manifestly depend on the development of the brain. Man scans with scrupulous care the character and pedigree...care. He is impelled by nearly the same motives as the lower animals, when they are left to their own free choice, though he is in so far superior to...
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Meyer Brothers Druggist, Volume 19

Medical - 1898
...Association and he is also one of the most modest and unassuming men connected with the profession. A Man Scans with scrupulous care the character and pedigree of his horses, cattle and dogs before mating them; but when it comes to his own marriage, he rarely or never takes any such care. [Darwin....
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The University Magazine and Free Review

1899
...marriage, of course the marriage as defined by Mr. Cecil, are summed up in these words : " Alan scans with scrupulous care the character and pedigree...dogs before he matches them; but when he comes to bis own marriage he rarely, or never, takes any such care." Here you see what the author is driving...
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