Although relegated to a note (vii.), and propounded "Avec la defiance que doit inspirer tout ce qui n'est point un resultat de l'observation ou du calcul," it is plain, from the complacency with which he recurred to it 3 at a later date, that he regarded the speculation with considerable interest.
The names and offices visited recurred regularly as Mayer had described.
And in this connexion He introduces two of the main methods to which historical criticism of the Old Testament has recurred in modern times: He appeals to the oldest history rather than to the Pentateuchal code as proving that the later conception of the law was unknown in ancient times (Matt.
Kant had fewer isolated points of departure than intuitionalists; yet gaps and isolation recurred in Kant, and helped to make him the father of modern agnosticism.
When the warmer interglacial periods recurred the polar and continental ice-caps melted and the sea-level became raised again - that is, there was submergence of the eroded plateaux formed as indicated above.
The Reformation set up a new idea of faith, or recurred to one of the oldest of all.
In the 15th century the plague recurred frequently in nearly all parts of Europe.
If the queen had remained unmarried, it is possible that the friction which had arisen in 1839 might have recurred in 1841.
As the revenue still declined and the reforms enacted by the Assembly involved a heavy outlay, it recurred again and again to this expedient.
The shock threw her into a trance, and these trances, accompanied by visions, recurred frequently in the subsequent part of her life.
But I could no longer sit and look into the fire, and the pertinent words of a poet recurred to me with new force.
Moreover, the words of the masonic statutes, "be kindly and courteous," recurred to him.
All their former disharmony and her own jealousy recurred to her mind.
And by some latent sequence of thought the descent of the Mozhaysk hill, the carts with the wounded, the ringing bells, the slanting rays of the sun, and the songs of the cavalrymen vividly recurred to his mind.
Thrust them aside as she would, questions continually recurred to her as to how she would order her life now, after that.
One God is above us both!--Vereshchagin's words suddenly recurred to him, and a disagreeable shiver ran down his back.
The death, sufferings, and last days of Prince Andrew had often occupied Pierre's thoughts and now recurred to him with fresh vividness.
Her husband's account of the boy's agitation while Pierre was speaking struck her forcibly, and various traits of his gentle, sensitive character recurred to her mind; and while thinking of her nephew she thought also of her own children.