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" Genius detects through the fly, through the caterpillar, through the grub, through the egg, the constant individual; through countless individuals the fixed species; through many species the genus; through all genera the steadfast type; through all the... "
Essays - Page 11
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1841 - 303 pages
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The Midland Naturalist: The Journal of the "Midland Union of ..., Volumes 13-14

Edward W. Badger, William Hillhouse - 1890
...cause, the vanity of appearance." In biologic study " genins detects through the embryo the constant individual ; through countless individuals the fixed...species ; through many species the genus ; through ail genera the steadfast type ; through all the kingdoms of organic life the eternal unity." And so...
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Skyline Promenades: A Potpourri

Brooks Atkinson - 1925 - 255 pages
...whose eyes are sensitive to delicate touches of beauty, 99 SKYLINE PROMENADES it never wants variety. "Nature is a mutable cloud, which is always, and never the same," said Emerson. In the summer, haze, rain and sunshine afford a ceaseless variety. In the autumn it glows...
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