| 1803
...absurdity of tin's answer. But suppose I had found a watch upon the ground, ai:d it should be enquired **how the watch happened to be in that place, I should hardly think of the answer** which I had before giten, that, for any thing I knew, the watch might have always been there. Yet why... | |
| History - 1807
...absurdity of tins answer. But suppose I had found a watch upon the ground, and it should be enquired **how the watch happened to be in that place, I should hardly think of the answer** which I had before given, that, for anything I knew, the watch might have always been there. Yet why... | |
| Edmund Burke - History - 1807
...absurdity of this answer. But suppose I had found a watch upon the ground, and it should be enquired **how the watch happened to be in that place, I should hardly think of the answer** which I had before given, that, for any thing I knew, the watch might have always been there. Vet why... | |
| Edmund Burke - History - 1807
...absurdity of this answer. But suppose I bad found a watch upon (lit; ground, and it should be enquired **how the watch happened to be in that place, I should hardly think of the answer** •which I had before given, that, for any thing I knew, the watch might пате always been there.... | |
| William Paley - Theology - 1810
...absurdity of this answer. But suppose I had found a watch upon the ground, and it should be enquired **how the watch happened to be in that place, I should hardly think of the answer** which I had before given, that, for any thing I knew, the watch might have always been there. Yet,... | |
| William Paley - God - 1811 - 548 pages
...possibly answer, that, for any thing I knew to the contrary, it had lain there for ever: nor \vould **it perhaps be very easy to show the absurdity of this...in that place ; I should hardly think of the answer** which I had before given, that, for any thing I knew, the watch might have always been there. Yet why... | |
| William Paley - 1813 - 334 pages
...stone, and were asked how the stone came to be there ; I might possibly answer, that, for any thing **I knew to the contrary, it had lain there for ever:...in that place ; I should hardly think of the answer** which I had before given, that, for any thing I knew, the watch might have always been there. Yet why... | |
| Thomas Ridgley - 1814
...alwtirdity of this answer. But suppose I had found a watch upon the ground, and it should be enquired **how the watch happened to be in that place, I should hardly think of the answer** which I had before given, that, for any thing I knew, the watch might have always been there. Yet,... | |
| Thomas Ridgley - Presbyterianism - 1814
...absurdity of this answer. But suppose I had found a roa»cA upon the ground, and it should be enquired **how the watch happened to be in that place, I should hardly think of the answer** which I had before given, that, fnr aj>y thing I knew, the watch might have always been there. Vet,... | |
| Elegant extracts - Children - 1816
...to show the absurdity of this answer. But suppose I kd found a watch upon the ground, and it ihould **be inquired how the watch happened to be in that place ; I should hardly** tok of the answer which I had before given, that, for any thing I knew, the wtch might hare always... | |
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