Discussions on philosophy and literature, education and university reform: Chiefly from the Edinburgh review; cor., vindicated, enl., in notes and appendices (Google eBook)

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Blackwood, 1866 - Education - 846 pages
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Page 308 - ... with their correlatives freedom of choice and responsibility man being all this, it is at once obvious that the principal part of his being is his mental power. In Nature there is nothing great but Man, In Man there is nothing great but Mind.
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