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This shall be such an extraordinary note as you have never received from me, for it shall not contain one single question or request. I thank you for your impression on my views. Every criticism from a good man is of value to me. What you hint at generally is very, very true: that my work will be grievously hypothetical, and large parts by no means worthy of being called induction, my commonest error being probably induction from too few facts. (Darwin, Charles R. [English naturalist and joint founder of the modern theory of evolution], letter to Asa Gray of November 29, 1859, in Darwin F., ed., More Letters of Charles Darwin, John Murray: London, 1903, Vol. I, pp.126-127)