Men of the profoundest learning, of the sublimest genius, and of the purest integrity, after devoting their lives to the research
, finally differed in their ideas upon many great points, both of doctrine and discipline.
Coincidences, in general, are great stumbling-blocks in the way of that class of thinkers who have been educated to know nothing of the theory of probabilities - that theory to which the most glorious objects of human research
are indebted for the most glorious of illustration.
Around the room were retorts, tubes, cylinders, crucibles, and other apparatus of chemical research
It was certainly strange beyond all strangeness, and I shall not take up space with attempting to explain it, that whereas in all these other lines of research
we had to deal with phantoms and dust, the mere echoes of echoes, the one living source of information that had lingered on into our time had been unheeded by us.
Now from this double point our research
must commence, and we will begin it by presuming that what the lad says is absolutely true.
Have you no desire, in view of later research
, to modify this statement?
The great Lord Hastings believed in science and study, as in other severe ideals of life, and had given much paternal advice on the point to young Boyle, whose appearances in that place of research
were rather more intermittent.
I had often endeavored to elicit from my companion what had first turned is mind in the direction of criminal research
, but had never caught him before in a communicative humor.
There are one or two rather new things in the book: there have been some big strides lately in that particular line of research
Returning to France, I spent some months in a research
into the coal-tar derivatives, which I conducted in a laboratory at Montpellier, in the south of France.
So closely had the nations raced along the path of research
and invention, so secret and yet so parallel had been their plans and acquisitions, that it was within a few hours of the launching of the first fleet in Franconia that an Asiatic Armada beat its west-ward way across, high above the marvelling millions in the plain of the Ganges.
To us, their descendants, who are not historians and are not carried away by the process of research
and can therefore regard the event with unclouded common sense, an incalculable number of causes present themselves.