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  • To be able to transplant autologous self-derived kidneys would save many lives and spare many people the tedium and expense of dialysis.

    How Close Are We to 'Printing' New Organs?

  • "To be able to transplant autologous self-derived kidneys would save many lives and spare many people the tedium and expense of dialysis."

    The Week in Words

  • There is tremendous joy in understanding that purpose and meaning in life are self-derived, and that these precious commodities are not some gift from above that can be taken away arbitrarily by a wrathful deity working in mysterious ways.

    Vatican Chooses to Prey on Rather Than Pray for Children

  • It just becomes a problem when we try to force that self-derived meaning on other people.

    nessus Diary Entry

  • We love it and pay it homage because it is not a trap for our love and homage, but is self-dependent, self-derived, and therefore of an old immaculate pedigree, even if shown in a young person.

    IV. Essays. Self-Reliance. 1841

  • We have no independent, self-derived, or self-sustained life.

    Love to the Uttermost Expositions of John XIII.-XXI.

  • The Scripture appellation of the supreme Being, usually interpreted as signifying self-derived and permanent existence.

    Smith's Bible Dictionary

  • My Swedenborgian friends might account for the absence of sense being held proof positive of the saintly character by urging that idiots were certainly free from one of the worst evils of this generation denounced by the Swedish Seer as "self-derived intelligence."

    Round the World

  • Surely this, that for all you who have, in any measure, caught a glimpse of what you ought to be, and have been more or less vainly trying to realise your ideal, and reach your goal, there is a better way than the way of self-centred and self-derived and self-dependent effort.

    Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V)

  • The burning Bush and the Name of the Lord proclaimed the same great truth of self-derived, self-determined, timeless, undecaying Being.

    Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V)

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