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" My mind seems to have become a kind of machine for grinding general laws out of large collections of facts, but why this should have caused the atrophy of that part of the brain alone, on which the higher tastes depend, I cannot conceive. "
Basic Ideas in Religion: Or, Apologetic Theism - Page 195
by Richard Wilde Micou - 1916 - 496 pages
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Education, Volume 39

Education - 1919
...lost my taste for pictures and music. My mind seems to have become a kind of machine for grinding out general laws out of a large collection of facts ;...this should have caused the atrophy of that part of my brain alone on which the higher tastes depend I cannot conceive. If I had to live my life again...
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The Congregational Review, Volume 2, Part 1

1887
...they may contain), and essays on all sorts of subjects, interest mo as much as they ever did. My mind seems to have become a kind of machine for grinding general laws out of a Inrge collection of facts, but why this should have caused the atrophy of that part of the brain alone,...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - Naturalists - 1887 - 418 pages
...they may contain), and essays on all sorts of subjects interest me as much as ever they did. My mind seems to have become a kind of machine for grinding general laws out of large collections of facts, but why this should have caused the atrophy of that part of the brain alone,...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin

Francis Darwin - 1887
...they may contain), and essays on all sorts of subjects interest me as much as ever they did. My mind seems to have become a kind of machine for grinding general laws out of large collections of facts, but why this should have caused the atrophy of that part of the brain alone,...
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The life and letters of Charles Darwin: including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - Naturalists - 1887
...they may contain), and essays on all sorts of subjects interest me as much as ever they did. My mind seems to have become a kind of machine for grinding general laws out of large collections of facts, but why this should have caused the atrophy of that part of the brain alone,...
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The Ohio Educational Monthly and the National Teacher: A Journal ..., Volume 37

Education - 1888
...to the question, declares his inability to understand it. "My mind seems to have become a kind of a machine for grinding general laws out of a large collection...brain alone, on which the higher tastes depend, I cannot conceive. A man with a mind more highly organized or better constituted than mine, would not,...
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Ohio Educational Monthly, Volume 37

Education - 1888
...to the question, declares his inability to understand it. "My mind seems to have become a kind of a machine for grinding general laws out of a large collection...brain alone, on which the higher tastes depend, I cannot conceive. A man with a mind more highly organized or better constituted than mine, would not,...
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The Popular Science Monthly, Volume 33

Technology - 1888
.... My mind seems to have become a kind of machine for grinding general laws out of large collections of facts. But why this should have caused the atrophy...which the higher tastes depend, I can not conceive. ... If I had to live my life again, I •would have made a rule to read some poetry and listen to some...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 143

Scotland - 1888
...did. My mind seems to havebecome a sort of machine for grinding general laws out of large collections of facts ; but why this should have caused the atrophy...the brain alone on which the higher tastes depend, I cannot conceive." It is, however, strictly logical that this should have been — almost too much so,...
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The Original Secession Magazine

1888
...writes, " seems to have become a sort of machine for grinding general laws out of large collections of facts ; but why this should have caused the atrophy...the brain alone on which the higher tastes depend, I cannot conceive." As a recent writer has very pithily put it, " we think that a truth so entirely inoperative...
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