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" Our reverence for the nobility of manhood will not be lessened by the knowledge that Man is, in substance and in structure, one with the brutes; for, he alone possesses the marvellous endowment of intelligible and rational speech, whereby, in the secular... "
Brain and Personality: Or, The Physical Relations of the Brain to the Mind - Page 80
by William Hanna Thomson - 1906 - 320 pages
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The Canadian Journal of Industry, Science and Art, Volume 9

Learned institutions and societies - 1864
...which he enjoys over those whom he designates " his humble fellows." " Our reverence " • says he " for the nobility of manhood will not be lessened by the knowledge that he is one in substance and structure with the brutes, for he alone possesses the marvellous endowment...
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Select works of Thomas H. Huxley

Thomas Henry Huxley - Science - 1886 - 339 pages
...force of intellectual sublimity to tho n ore aesthetic intuition of the uninstructed beholder. And after passion and prejudice have died away, the same...attend the teachings of the naturalist respecting that gieat Alps and Andes of the living world — Man. Our reverence for the nobility of manhood will not...
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Select Works of Thomas H. Huxley

Thomas Henry Huxley - Science - 1886 - 339 pages
...sublimity to the irore aesthetic intuition of the uuinstructed beholder. And after passion imd prejndice have died away, the same result will attend the teachings of the naturalist respecting that picut Alps and Andes of the living world — Man. Our reverence for the nobility of manhood will not...
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Men and Women

James Platt - Husband and wife - 1890 - 208 pages
...glory. And he concludes his chapter on " The relations of man to the lower animals," as follows : "And after passion and prejudice have died away, the same...living world — man. Our reverence for the nobility of mankind will not be lessened by the knowledge that man is, in substance and in structure, one with...
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Man's Place in Nature, and Other Anthropological Essays

Thomas Henry Huxley - Apes - 1900 - 329 pages
...the force of intellectual sublimity to the mere esthetic intuition of the uninstructed beholder. And after passion and prejudice have died away, the same...respecting that great Alps and Andes of the living world—Man. Our reverence for the nobility of manhood will not be lessened by the knowledge that Man...
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Narratives of Human Evolution

Misia Landau - Science - 1993 - 202 pages
...dullest clay, but raised by inward forces to that place of proud and seemingly inaccessible glory . . . the same result will attend the teachings of the naturalist...great Alps and Andes of the living world — Man" (131-31)Huxley's famous Alpine metaphor, which magically eased the passage of many minds to Darwinism,...
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Deaf History Unveiled: Interpretations from the New Scholarship

John V. Van Cleve - Health & Fitness - 1999 - 320 pages
...achievement and necessary concomitant). As Thomas H. Huxley, the great defender of Darwin's theory, wrote, "Reverence for the nobility of manhood will not be lessened by the knowledge, that Man is ... one with the brutes; for, he alone possesses the marvelous endowment of intelligible and rational...
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The Ethical Primate: Humans, Freedom, and Morality

Mary Midgley - Philosophy - 1994 - 193 pages
...show that, just as mountains are not disgraced by being made of the same materials as the plains, so 'after passion and prejudice have died away, the same...that great Alps and Andes of the living world - Man.' Huxley thus invoked human pride itself to heal the wound which this disturbing news might give it....
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