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|... content in his own mind that to-morrow for himself may take care of itself, he |
desires also that the tomorrow of his children may not ... He mistrusts not
Providence, for he knows that Providence is guided by certain and irrefragable
laws; and he deems it no irreligion to study those laws, ... and other causes, that
the deductions, even of a series of observations, will not be exactly applicable to
|I need not observe that headach is a general attendant of all inflammatory states |
of the brain, whether in the form of phrenitis, hydrocephalus ucutus, or idiopathic
... Emotions of mind, as fear, terror, and agitation of spirits ; yet these will
sometimes take off headach when present at the time. 2. ... This predisposition is
often hereditary, or it may be acquired by long-protracted study and habits of
|Amusement to an observing mind is study." I pursued the system whieh my father |
had pointed out with exaetness, and soon with pleasure. I saeredly observed my
hours of reading, and devoted myself to the study of the lives of what my father ...
|Where the mind is deranged upon all subjects, we should endeavour to fix it |
upon but one. In order to do this, it will be necessary to find out the favourite
studies and amusements of our patients. The late Dr. Ash, Dr. Priestly informed
me, was ...
|It is this foresight acquired by attentive observation of the various characters of |
mankind in a long intercourse with society, which is the true ... or the greatest part
of what they know, has been the result of their own observation, and acquired in
the very midst of the amusements of life. But he, who knows the world, must have
studied the mind of man, or at least — for it is only a partial view of the mind
|The example now given is one of the simplest I could select; and, when it is |
called to mind that a system of mineralogy contains ... I am aware of the reply
which might be made to these observations, namely, that the sciences in
question are not usually studied with such ... of botany, mineralogy, or chemistry,
so as to infuse a taste for such inquiries,—to make them, in short, an amusement
rather than a toil ...
|I am led to request the insertion of this paper chiefly with the design of soliciting |
religious persons to discountenance as far as their influence extends, the very
pernicious amusement some thoughtlessly indulge themselves in of studying ...
|Results Concede that the foregoing investigation furnishes only an occasion for a |
little amusement and a few possible hints or ... mind of some Morse, Edison,
Marconi or Koch, be made fruitful, we can heartily commend such investigations
in whatever field. Amidst all this spirit of investigation, it seems strange that but
little effort has been expended, until recently, in 36 STUDIES AND
|... and amusements, fire-works, etc., are furnished by the most indefatigable |
proprietor that ever catered to public taste. ... every thing else is but a prelude, the
dinner, claims the solemn thought and most vigorous faculties of mind and body.
|To which are Added, Some General Observations on the Study of Shakespeare |
William Richardson. -with the human mind, or entertains improper notions of
human conduct, can discern excellence in the higher species of poetical
composition. It may be said however, ... Yet many of those who find amusement
in fine writing, cannot boast of such exquisite and peculiar endowments. As they
need some ...