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" I have mentioned mathematics as a way to settle in the mind a habit of reasoning closely and in train ; not that I think it necessary that all men should be deep mathematicians, but that, having got the way of reasoning which that study necessarily brings... "
An Essay Concerning Human Understanding - Page 339
by John Locke - 1805
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The Female Student: Or, Lectures to Young Ladies on Female Education. For ...

Mrs. Lincoln Phelps - Women - 1836 - 439 pages
...necessary that all should be deep mathematicians, but that having got the way of reasoning which that study brings the mind to, they might be able to transfer it to other parts of knowledge as they have occasion. " The same writer observes, in another part of his " Essay on the Human Understanding,"...
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Harry and Lucy concluded: being the last part of Early lessons, Volume 3

Maria Edgeworth - 1837
...reasoning closely and in train ; not that I think it necessary that all men should be mathematicians, but that having got the way of reasoning, which that study...able to transfer it to. other parts of knowledge." he says something about the way in which young scholars think and feel when first they begin mathematics....
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The Fireside Friend, Or Female Student: Being Advice to Young Ladies on the ...

Mrs. Lincoln Phelps, Albertine-Adrienne Necker de Saussure - Women - 1840 - 377 pages
...that all should be deep mathematicians, but that, having got the way of reasoning which that study brings the mind to, they might be able to transfer it to other parts of knowledge, as they have occasion." The same writer observes, in another part of his ' Essay on the Human Understanding,'...
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Philosophical Beauties Selected from the Works of Jean Locke...containing ...

1844 - 258 pages
...closely and in train ; not that I think it necessary that all men should be deep mathematicians, but that having got the way of reasoning, which that study...single argument should be managed as a mathematical demon- ' stration, the connection and dependance of ; ideas should be followed till the mind is brought...
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American Education, Principles and Elements

Edward D. Mansfield - 1851
...closely, and in train; not that I think it necessary that all men should be deep mathematicians, but that having got the way of reasoning, which that study...to transfer it to other parts of knowledge, as they have occasion."—Locke on the Human Understanding. To the scholar and lover of knowledge, the sciences...
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American Education: Its Principles and Elements : Dedicated to the Teachers ...

Edward Deering Mansfield - Education - 1851 - 330 pages
...that I think it necessary that all men should be deep mathematicians, but that having got the way ol reasoning, which that study necessarily brings the...to transfer it to other parts of knowledge, as they have occasion."— Locke on the Human Understanding. To the scholar and lover of knowledge, the sciences...
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Horę vacivę, a thought-book of the wise spirits of all ages and all ...

Horae - 1851
...fhould be deep mathematicians ; but that having got the way of reafoning, which that ftudy neceflarily brings the mind to, they might be able to transfer it to other parts of knowledge as they have occafion. — LOCKE. Matter of Prayer. IUR firft enquiry muft be, the matter of our Prayers ;...
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The Sunday School Teachers Magazine,and Journal of Education

Edward Butt - 1852
...necessary that all men should be deep mathematicians, but that having got the way of reasoning which tliat study necessarily brings the mind to, they might be able to transfer it to other parts of human knowledge, as they may have occasion — Locke. 2G3 POWER OF PRAYER. Prayer is a creature's strength,...
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Discussions on Philosophy and Literature, Education and University Reform ...

Sir William Hamilton - Education - 1852 - 758 pages
...habit of reasouiiig closely, and in train, is to exercise ourselves in mathematical demonstrations ; that having got the way of reasoning which that study necessarily brings the mind to, they may be able to transfer it to other parts of knowledge as they shall have occasion.' This, however,...
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Discussions on Philosophy and Literature, Education and University Reform ...

Sir William Hamilton - Philosophy - 1853 - 764 pages
...habit of reasoning closely, and in train, is to exercise ourselves in mathematical demonstrations ; that having got the way of reasoning which that study necessarily brings the mind to, they may be able to transfer it to other parts of knowledge as they shall have occasion.' This, however,...
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