Put the figures and deduce
the misery, you know; and put the other figures and deduce
-- and so on.
I might go on prosing more and more, I might dive much deeper, and disclose other thoughts, propose questions the reader might be puzzled to answer, and deduce
arguments that might startle his prejudices, or, perhaps, provoke his ridicule, because he could not comprehend them; but I forbear.
What his movements were after that I had largely to deduce
from the facts of the situation, for I could scarcely see him in the dim starlight.
From which we may deduce
mathematically this corollary: The statesman first looms up in the sphere of higher salaries; and also this second and not less logical and important corollary: Directors-general may be statesmen.
You have made inquires into the history of my unhappy brother, and you now pretend to deduce
this knowledge in some fanciful way.
If it could be shown that our domestic varieties manifested a strong tendency to reversion,--that is, to lose their acquired characters, whilst kept under unchanged conditions, and whilst kept in a considerable body, so that free intercrossing might check, by blending together, any slight deviations of structure, in such case, I grant that we could deduce
nothing from domestic varieties in regard to species.
Indeed it was not difficult to reconcile to the rule of right an action which it would have been impossible to deduce
from the rule of wrong.
It would not require a Sherlock Holmes to deduce
that you have been cooking over a camp-fire, to say nothing of trying out seal-blubber.
It is quite likely that, if we knew more about animal bodies, we could deduce
all their movements from the laws of chemistry and physics.
From these and similar premises, many true Britons in the lowest spirits deduce
that the times are levelling times, except in the article of high roads, of which there will shortly be not one in England.
I do not know that the relation of my disasters will be useful to you; yet, when I reflect that you are pursuing the same course, exposing yourself to the same dangers which have rendered me what I am, I imagine that you may deduce
an apt moral from my tale, one that may direct you if you succeed in your undertaking and console you in case of failure.
It is an essential part of every national character to pique itself mightily upon its faults, and to deduce
tokens of its virtue or its wisdom from their very exaggeration.