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" If I had to live my life again, I would have made 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 alive through use. "
Talks to teachers on psychology - Page 72
by William James - 1901 - 301 pages
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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 Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - Naturalists - 1887 - 418 pages
...once every week ; for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept active through use. The loss of these tastes is a loss of...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature. My books have sold largely in England, have been translated into many languages, and passed through...
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The life and letters of Charles Darwin: including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - Naturalists - 1887
...once every week ; for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept active through use. The loss of these tastes is a loss of...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature. My books have sold largely in England, have been translated into many languages, and passed through...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin

Francis Darwin - 1887
...once every week ; for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept active through use. The loss of these tastes is a loss of...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature. My books have sold largely in England, have been translated into many languages, and passed through...
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The Congregational Review, Volume 2, Part 1

Religion - 1887
...least once a week, for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept active through use. The loss of these tastes is a loss of...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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The Ohio Educational Monthly and the National Teacher: A Journal ..., Volume 37

Education - 1888
...least once every week; for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept active through use. The loss of these tastes is a loss of...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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Ohio Educational Monthly, Volume 37

Education - 1888
...least once every week; for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept active through use. The loss of these tastes is a loss of...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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Life, Journals and Correspondence of Rev. Manasseh Cutler, L.L.D.

William Parker Cutler, Julia P. - History - 1888 - 1019 pages
...once every week ; for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept active through use. The loss of these tastes is a loss of...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature. My books have sold largely in England, have been translated into many languages, and passed through...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - Naturalists - 1888
...once every week ; for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied would thus have been kept active through use. The loss of these tastes is a loss of...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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