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The laws of correlation of growth, the importance of which should never be overlooked, will ensure some differences; but, as a general rule, I cannot doubt that the continued selection of slight variations, either in the leaves, the flowers, or the fruit, will produce races differing from each other chiefly in these characters.
I could give several references to the full acknowledgment of the importance of the principle in works of high antiquity.
But as variations manifestly useful or pleasing to man appear only occasionally, the chance of their appearance will be much increased by a large number of individuals being kept; and hence this comes to be of the highest importance to success.
I believe that the conditions of life, from their action on the reproductive system, are so far of the highest importance as causing variability.
Fentolin," he added, with the air of one making a last effort to preserve his temper, "the mission with which I am charged is one of greater importance than you can imagine.
No nation acquainted with the nature of our political association would be unwise enough to enter into stipulations with the United States, by which they conceded privileges of any importance to them, while they were apprised that the engagements on the part of the Union might at any moment be violated by its members, and while they found from experience that they might enjoy every advantage they desired in our markets, without granting us any return but such as their momentary convenience might suggest.
To acquiesce in such a privation of their due importance in the political scale, would be not merely to be insensible to the love of power, but even to sacrifice the desire of equality.
In those emergencies of a nation, in which the goodness or badness, the weakness or strength of its government, is of the greatest importance, there is commonly a necessity for action.
Speaking on the occasion, she said Climate Change ministry strived to spread awareness about the importance of trees and their impacts on environment, said a press release here.
Baghdad, Iraq (NINA) - President Fuad Masum stressed the importance of the final elimination of terrorism and the eradication of its sleeping cells.
POEM OF THE DAY important that you know, Queuing at the foodbank door, freezing in the snow, Yes Mr Cameron, you're such an important toff, You and your covetous cronies, snouts deep in the gravy trough, Oh Mr Cameron your importance not denied, But all throughout your premiership you've cynically lied, So Mr Cameron importance, is it good?
The key issue discussed in the meeting was the importance of maintaining and increasing Eni s current production levels in Libya, of fundamental importance for the country given that at present the company, jointly with NOC, operates the majority of overall Libyan hydrocarbon production, ensuring the generation of electricity for local use.