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" I suppose, have thus suffered; and 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 active through... "
Educational Aims and Methods: Lectures and Addresses - Page 105
by Joshua Fitch - 1900 - 448 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...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - Biologists - 1887
...alone, on which the higher tastes depend, I cannot conceive. A man with a mind more highly organised or better constituted than mine, would not, I suppose,...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature. My books have sold largely in England, have been translated into many languages, and passed...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - Autobiography - 1887 - 418 pages
...alone, on which the higher tastes depend, I cannot conceive. A man with a mind more highly organised or better constituted than mine, would not, I suppose,...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature. My books have sold largely in England, have been translated into many languages, and passed...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin

Francis Darwin - 1887
...alone, on which the higher tastes depend, I cannot conceive. A man with a mind more highly organised or better constituted than mine, would not, I suppose,...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature. My books have sold largely in England, have been translated into many languages, and passed...
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The Congregational Review, Volume 2, Part 1

1887
...life over again, I would have made a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once a week, for perhaps the parts of my brain now atrophied...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...
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The Ohio Educational Monthly and the National Teacher: A Journal ..., Volume 37

Education - 1888
..."My mind seems to have become a kind of a machine for grinding general laws out of a large collection of facts, but why this should have caused the atrophy...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...
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Ohio Educational Monthly, Volume 37

Education - 1888
..."My mind seems to have become a kind of a machine for grinding general laws out of a large collection of facts, but why this should have caused the atrophy...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...
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Life, Journals and Correspondence of Rev. Manasseh Cutler, L.L.D.

William Parker Cutler - 1888 - 1019 pages
...alone, on which the higher tastes depend, I cannot conceive. A man with a mind more highly organised or better constituted than mine, would not, I suppose,...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature. 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."...
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The Musical World, Volume 68

Music - 1888
...again, I would have made a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week. The loss of these tastes is a loss of happiness, and...character, by enfeebling the emotional part of our nature." Surely words like these, deliberately written by a man of such great, and at the same time,...
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