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Again, it is easy enough to controvert Nietzsche almost at any pass by demonstrating his unphilosophic onesidedness.

The man argued for Natural Philosophy for so long, that she was not prepared to controvert.

Such is the youth of genius, before the soul has given that sign of itself which an unbelieving generation cannot controvert.

Dispute the rules, controvert the application, or give your hands to this salutary measure.

It is impossible to controvert this truth, which surrounds us and presses us on all sides.

A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 2 (of 10)Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)

Marshall could not conquer Jefferson, he could at most controvert Jefferson's theory.

General Grant did not controvert, nor can I say that he admitted, this last statement.

If I wanted to controvert that assertion one glance into Leonilda's eyes would be enough.

The Memoires of Casanova, CompleteJacques Casanova de Seingalt

He would agree with any one on any subject rather than expend the energy to controvert them.

Maittaire assumes that the number was about 200; an opinion which I shall not controvert.

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