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" It is not only true, but obvious, that man is connected by his nature, and, therefore, by the design of the Author of all nature, with the whole tribe of animals, and so closely with some of them, that the distance between his intellectual faculties and... "
The Works of Lord Bolingbroke: With a Life, Prepared Expressly for this ... - Page 365
by Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Viscount) - 1841
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The Philosophical Works of the Late Right Honorable Henry St. John ..., Volume 4

Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Viscount) - Philosophy - 1776
...the difference of fpecies, appears, in many inftances, fmall ; and would probably appear ftill lefs, if we had the means of knowing their motives, as •we have of obferving their actions. The connection of all animal, and, by confequence, of human, with vegetable...
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The Works of the Late Right Honourable Henry St. John, Lord ..., Volume 8

Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Viscount), Oliver Goldsmith - Great Britain - 1809
...nature of God himself, nor to that nature wherewith he has dignified man. In vain will they endeavour to persuade any such, that the conditions of humanity...how they ripen, flourish for a time, wither and die ; bow many wants they have, such as nourishment, culture and shelter, for instance, as well as to how...
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The Great Chain of Being

Arthur O. LOVEJOY - Philosophy - 1936 - 382 pages
...different kinds, are communicated in some proportion or other to the whole race of animals. . . ." Man is connected by his nature, and therefore, by...knowing their motives, as we have of observing their actions.80 Pope, when he translated these reflections into verse, heightened the emphasis on the more...
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From Galileo to Newton

Alfred Rupert Hall - Biography & Autobiography - 1981 - 379 pages
...brute sharper than ever before. The distance between them was but measurable. In Addison's words : Man is connected by his nature, and therefore by the...knowing their motives, as we have of observing their actions.24 If, in his anatomy of the chimpanzee, Tyson found no cause to support the ancient mythology...
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Proceedings, American Philosophical Society (vol. 98, no. 6)

...so closely with some of them, that the distance between his intellectual faculties and theirs . . . appears, in many instances, small, and would probably...their motives, as we have of observing their actions." e Secondly, this humbling thought had another corollary : it roused a high pitch of interest in those...
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