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Voltaire laments the destruction of Lisbon in an earthquake and criticises the philosophers who thought that “all’s well with the world” and the religious who thought it was “God’s will” (1755) Voltaire 2010-01-19
Charles Darwin on life as a spontaneous order which emerged by the operation of natural laws (1859) Charles Darwin 2009-09-21
Adam Smith on the “Wonder, Surprise, and Admiration” one feels when contemplating the physical World (1795) Adam Smith 2004-06-14

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