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" 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... "
Essays and Addresses, 1900-1903 ... - Page 23
by Sir John Avebury - 1903 - 296 pages
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 28

American literature - 1871
...the style of a poet or an artist, but it is the style of that ideal man for whom Huxley longs, •' whose intellect is a clear, cold logic engine, with...strength and in smooth working order, ready, like a steam-engine, to be turned to all kinds of work." In Huxley himself this type of writing is seen at...
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Macmillan's Magazine, Volume 17

1868
...and to seize Upon the rewards which nature scatters with as free a hand as her penalties. That man, I think, has had a liberal education who has been...engine, with all its parts of equal strength, and iu smooth working order ; ready, like a steam engine, to be turned to any kind of work, and spin the...
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The Contemporary Review, Volume 9

Great Britain - 1868
...of a truly liberal education : — " That man, I think, has had a liberal education who has been BO trained in youth that his body is the ready servant...strength, and in smooth working order ; ready, like a steam-engine, to bo turned to any kind of work, and spin the gossamers as well as forge the anchors...
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The Power of the Soul Over the Body

George Moore - Mental discipline - 1868 - 436 pages
...324. Professor Huxley thus eloquently defines his ideal of a truly liberal education : — ' That man, I think, has had a liberal education, who has been...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 steamengine,...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 77

1868
...therefore its triumphs suggest misgivings to a few thoughtful men. ' That man,' says Professor Huxley, ' has had a .liberal education who has been so trained...work that, as a mechanism, it is capable of; whose CC 2 18G8] [Marcli intellect is a clear, cold, logic engine, with all its parts of equal strength,...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 77

1868
...therefore its triumphs suggest misgivings to a few thoughtful men. ' That man,' says Professor Huxley, ' has had a .liberal education who has been so trained...work that, as a mechanism, it is capable of ; whose cc 2 1668] [March intellect is a clear, cold, logic engine, with all its parts of equal strength, and...
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Culture and Religion in Some of Their Relations

John Campbell Shairp - Christianity - 1870 - 147 pages
...what he conceives an educated man to be, as the result of a truly liberal education : — ' That man, I think, has had a liberal education who has been...strength, and in smooth working order ; ready, like a steam-engine, to be turned to any kind of work, and spin the gossamers as well as forge the anchors...
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Annual Report of the Board of Trustees of the Illinois ..., Volumes 3-4

Education, Higher - 1870
...Education. " That man, I think, has had a liberal education, who has been ao trained in youth that Us body is the ready servant of his will, and does with...is a clear, cold, logic engine, with all its parts ot equal strength, and in smooth working order: ready, like a steam engine, to be turned to any kind...
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Lay sermons, addresses and reviews

Thomas Henry Huxley - 1870 - 378 pages
...and to seize upon the rewards, which Nature scatters with as free a hand as her penalties. That man, I think, has had a liberal education, who has been...does with ease and pleasure all the work that, as a mechanfem, it is capable of ; whose intellect is a clear, cold, logic engine, with all its parts of...
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The Athenaeum: Journal of Literature, Science, the ..., Volume 2961; Volume 3038

England - 1870
...science in it, are subjects which Prof. Huxley baa near at heart. These are noble words — "That man, I think, has had a liberal education who has been...his body is the ready servant of his will, and does wiOf • ease and pleasure all the work that, tts mechanism, it is capable of; whose intellect is...
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