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" The loss of these tastes, is a loss of happiness, and may possibly be injurious to the intellect, and more probably to the moral character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature. "
The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an Autobiographical Chapter - Page 82
by Charles Darwin - 1891
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 117

American literature - 1916
...the final complete loss of those faculties through neglect. 'The loss of these tastes,' he says, ' is a loss of happiness, and may possibly be injurious...character by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature.' The intellect of man, in itself, is never supreme or sufficient. Feeling or instinct is half of knowledge....
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The Congregational Review, Volume 2, Part 1

Religion - 1887
...made a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once a week, for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature.* Or again, the following extract from a letter, June 17, 1868, to Sir JD Hooker : I am glad you were...
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Ohio Educational Monthly, Volume 37

Education - 1888
...a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week; for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature." (I., Si, 82). Mr. Darwin uses the right word; part of his brain had become "atrophied;" but he is mistaken...
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The Ohio Educational Monthly and the National Teacher: A Journal ..., Volume 37

Education - 1888
...a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week; for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature." (I., 81, 82). Mr. Darwin uses the right word; part of his brain had become "atrophied;" but he is mistaken...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - Naturalists - 1888
...rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week ; for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature.V^ My books have sold largely in England, have been translated into many languages, and passed...
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Congregationalism; free, broad & evangelical: an address, Volume 1

Robert Bruce - 1888
...intolerably dull that it nauseated me. I have also almost lost my taste for pictures and music. . . . The loss of these tastes is a loss of happiness and...character by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature." Our mission is to " the world " for which the Saviour died, not merely to "the world of culture." In...
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The Musical World, Volume 68

Music - 1888
...again, I would have made a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week. The loss of these tastes is a loss of happiness, and...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature." Surely words like these, deliberately written by a man of such great, and at the same time, such thoroughly...
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The Presbyterian Quarterly: 1889, Volume 3

Presbyterianism - 1889
...rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week ; for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature." (Vol. I., pp. 81, 82.) In a letter to his intimate friend, Sir JD Hooker, he writes: ' ' I am glad...
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Natural Religion: From the "Apologie Des Christenthums" of Franz Hettinger ...

Franz Hettinger - Natural theology - 1890 - 302 pages
...music at least every week, for perhaps the part of my brain now atrophied would have been kept alive through use. The loss of these tastes is a loss of...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature" (Life, 4th Edition). Tyndall also speaks of the logical feebleness of science. Cf. Mivart, Genesii...
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The Incarnation of the Son of God: Being the Bampton Lectures for the Year 1891

Charles Gore - Incarnation - 1891 - 276 pages
...rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week ; for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature.' NOTE 13. See p. 40. The unify of 'nature' and 'grace' in the best Theology. Hoping to find another...
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