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" The more of the details of our daily life we can hand over to the effortless custody of automatism, the more our higher powers of mind will be set free for their own proper work. "
Psychology - Page 145
by William James - 1892 - 478 pages
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The Andover Review

Religion - 1891
...as early as possible, as many useful actions as we can. The more of the details of human life we can hand over to the effortless custody of automatism,...mind will be set free for their own proper work." And he proceeds brilliantly to expound the scope which the aesthetic and intellectual life may know...
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The Physiology and Hygiene of the House in which We Live

Marcus Patten Hatfield - Hygiene - 1887 - 283 pages
...actions as we can. The more of the details of our daily life we can hand over to the infallible and effortless custody of automatism the more our higher...mind will be set free for their own proper work." Habits, if good, are conservative and helpful even though they may seem ludicrous to others with their...
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The Physiology and Hygiene of the House in which We Live

Marcus Patten Hatfield - Hygiene - 1887 - 283 pages
...industry, integrity, and decision. There is, says the Popular Science Monthly, " no more miserable being than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision, and for whom the drinking of every cup, the time of rising and going to bed, and the beginning of every bit of work...
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Seeing and Being and Other Sermons

John White Chadwick - Sermons, American - 1893 - 234 pages
...plague. The more of the details of our daily life we can hand over to the effortless custody of habit, the more our higher powers of mind will be set free...nothing is habitual but indecision, and for whom the beginnings of every bit of work are subjects of express volitional deliberation. Full half the time...
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Child Culture in the Home: A Book for Mothers

Martha B. Mosher - Child rearing - 1898 - 240 pages
...the plague. The more of the dictates of our daily life we can hand over to the effortless custodian of automatism, the more our higher powers of mind will be set free for their own proper work." 1 In Professor Bain's Chapter on " The Moral Habits " we are given the following maxims : The first...
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Talks to Teachers on Psychology: And to Students on Some of Life's Ideals

William James - Educational psychology - 1899 - 301 pages
...growing into ways that are likely to be disadvantageous. The more of the details of our daily life we can hand over to the effortless custody of automatism,...their own proper work. There is no more miserable" 1 ) human being than one in whom nothing is habit- L ual but indecision, and for whom the lighting...
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Talks to teachers on psychology

William James - 1901 - 301 pages
...growing into ways that are likely to be disadvantageous. The more of the details of our daily life we can hand over to the effortless custody of automatism,...to bed every day, and the beginning of every bit of worKare subjects of express volitional deliberation. Full half the time of such a man goes to the deciding...
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College Life: Essays Reprinted from "School, College, and Character" and ...

Le Baron Russell Briggs - College ethics - 1904 - 124 pages
...disadvantageous to us, as we should guard against the plague. The more of the details of our daily life we can hand over to the effortless custody of automatism,...than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision. . . . Full half the time of such a man goes to the deciding, or regretting, of matters which ought...
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Routine and Ideals: By Le Baron Russell Briggs

Le Baron Russell Briggs - Education, Higher - 1904 - 232 pages
...disadvantageous to us, as we should guard against the plague. The more of the details of our daily life we can hand over to the effortless custody of automatism,...than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision. . . . Full half the time of such a man goes to the deciding, or regretting, of matters which ought...
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College Life: Essays Reprinted from "School, College, and Character" and ...

Le Baron Russell Briggs - College ethics - 1904 - 124 pages
...plague/The \ more of the details of our daily life we . can hand over to the effortless custody t/,^ of automatism, the more our higher powers of mind...than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision. . . . Full half the time of such a man goes to the deciding, or regretting, of matters which ought...
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