If Darwin 's discovery had been made in a Taoist or Shinto, Hindu or animist culture it would very likely have become just one more strand in its intertwining mythologies. In these faiths humans and other animals are kin. By contrast, arising among Christians who set humans beyond all other living things, it triggered a bitter controversy that rages on to this day.
Shut, shut the door, good John! fatigued I said, Tie up the knocker; say I'm sick, I'm dead. The Dog-star rages!Alexander Pope
And the war rages on in a land called somewhereAnd Generals order their men to killAnd to fight for a cause they've long ago forgottenWhile a little cloud weeps on the side of a hill.paul simon
Modesty never rages, never murmurs, never pouts; when it is ill-treated, it pines, it beseeches, it languishes.richard steele
My Lord! How can I, when the battle rages, send an arrow through Bheeshma and Drona , who should receive my reverence?
But a stirring thrills the air Like to sounds of joyance there, * That the ragesthomas hardy
When the stormy winds do blow; When the battle rages loud and long, And the stormy winds do blow.thomas campbell
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