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Ideas of William Paley, by Text

[British, 1743 - 1805, Ordained in the Church of England.]

1802 Natural Theology
Ch 1 p.99 Unlike a stone, the parts of a watch are obviously assembled in order to show the time
Ch 1 p.100 From the obvious purpose and structure of a watch we must infer that it was designed
Ch 1 p.101 Even an imperfect machine can exhibit obvious design
Ch.3 p.103 All the signs of design found in a watch are also found in nature
p.24 p.84 No organ shows purpose more obviously than the eyelid