Substance, again, does not appear to admit
of variation of degree.
"Do you admit
that education is a benefit for the people?"
When they make them rightly, they make them agreeably to their interest; when they are mistaken, contrary to their interest; you admit
But the chief cause of our natural unwillingness to admit
that one species has given birth to other and distinct species, is that we are always slow in admitting any great change of which we do not see the intermediate steps.
"After examining one by one the different theories, rejecting all other suggestions, it becomes necessary to admit
the existence of a marine animal of enormous power.
Nicholas' Day and the prince's name day- all Moscow came to the prince's front door but he gave orders to admit
no one and to invite to dinner only a small number, a list of whom he gave to Princess Mary.
It cannot admit
of a doubt that the entire power of appointment would enable him much more effectually to establish a dangerous empire over that body, than a mere power of nomination subject to their control.