The Review of Education: An Educational Review of Reviews, Volume 4

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A.W. Mumford, 1899 - Child development
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Page 537 - For I am a man under authority, having soldiers under me : and I say to this man, Go, and he goeth ; and to another, Come, and he cometh ; and to my servant, Do this, and he doeth it.
Page 438 - Be it ever so humble, there's no place like home ! A charm from the skies seems to hallow us there, Which, seek through the world, is ne'er met with elsewhere. Home ! home ! sweet, sweet home ! There's no place like home : there's no place like home.
Page 257 - That man, I think, has had a liberal education who has been so trained in youth that his body is the ready servant of his will, and does with ease and pleasure all the work that, as a mechanism, it is capable of; whose intellect is a clear, cold, logic engine, with all its parts of equal strength, and in smooth working order; ready, like a steam engine, to be turned to any kind of work...
Page 213 - For my sport the squirrel played, Plied the snouted mole his spade; For my taste the blackberry cone Purpled over hedge and stone; Laughed the brook for my delight Through the day and through the night, Whispering at the garden wall...
Page 383 - Come, little leaves," said the wind one day. "Come o'er the meadows with me, and play. Put on your dresses of red and gold — Summer is gone, and the days grow cold.
Page 226 - That the sins of the fathers are visited upon the children, to the third and fourth generation.
Page 24 - It is a sign of d^ufa," says he, — that is, of a nature not finely tempered, — "to give yourselves up to things which relate to the body; to make, for instance, a great fuss about exercise, a great fuss about eating, a great fuss about drinking, a great fuss about walking, a great fuss about riding. All these things ought to be done merely by the way: the formation of the spirit and character must be our real concern.
Page 62 - Democracy and education; The American college and the American university ; The function of the secondary school ; The reform of secondary education in the United States.
Page 524 - A CHARGE to keep I have A God to glorify, A never-dying soul to save, And fit it for the sky...
Page 523 - Are these celestial manners ? these The ways that win, the arts that please ? Ah yes ; consider well the guest, And whatsoe'er he does seems best ; He ruleth by the right divine Of helplessness, so lately born In purple chambers of the morn, As sovereign over thee and thine. He speaketh not ; and yet there lies A conversation in his eyes ; The golden silence of the Greek, The gravest wisdom of the wise.

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