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A Selection of Curious Articles from the Gentleman's Magazine - Page 513
by John Walker - 1811
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The Southern literary messenger

1842
...things were, whose form he before knew from feeling, he would carefully observe, that he might know them again ; but having too many objects to learn at once, he forgot many of them." Another remarkable difference in the perception of the same object by two persons of whom the one lias...
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Critical Essays on a Few Subjects: Connected with the History and Present ...

Francis Bowen - Electronic book - 1842 - 352 pages
...things were, whose form he before knew from feeling, he would carefully observe, that he might know them again. But having too many objects to learn at once, he forgot many of them. Having often forgot which was the cat and which the dog, he was ashamed to ask ; but catching the cat,...
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Critical Essays on a Few Subjects Connected with the History and Present ...

Francis Bowen - Philosophy - 1842 - 352 pages
...things were, whose form he before knew from feeling, he would carefully observe, that he might know them again. But having too many objects to learn at once, he forgot many of them. Having often forgot which was the cat and which the dog, he was ashamed to ask ; but catching the cat,...
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The works of Thomas Reid, with selections from his unpublished letters ...

Thomas Reid - 1846
...them again ; but, having too many dbjerta to learn at once, he forgot many of them, aad (a* be UK!} at first he learned to know, and again forgot a thousand...relate: Having often forgot which was the cat and which tfce dog, he was ashamed to ask ; but, catching the rat. which be knew by feeling, he was observed...
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Elementary Sketches of Moral Philosophy: Delivered at the Royal Institution ...

Sydney Smith - Ethics - 1849 - 424 pages
...were " whose form he before knew from feeling, he would " carefully observe, that he might know them again; " but having too many objects to learn at once,...he forgot " many of them, and (as he said) at first learned to know, " and again forget, a thousand things in a day. One " particular only, though it may...
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Essays on the Intellectual Powers of Man

Thomas Reid - Intellect - 1850 - 462 pages
...they were, whose form he before knew from feeling, he would carefully observe, that he might know them again ; but, having too many objects to learn at once,...it may appear trifling, I will relate. Having often forgotten which was the cat and wliich the dog, he was ashamed to ask; but catching the cat, which...
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Elementary Sketches of Moral Philosophy: Delivered at the Royal Institution ...

Sydney Smith - Electronic book - 1850 - 391 pages
...were " whose form he before knew from feeling, he Avould "carefully observe, that he might know them again; " but having too many objects to learn at once,...he forgot " many of them, and (as he said) at first learned to know, " and again forget, a thousand things in a day. One " particular only, though it may...
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Essays on the Intellectual Powers of Man

Thomas Reid - Intellect - 1850 - 462 pages
...they were, whose form he before knew from feeling, he would carefully observe, that he might know them again ; but, having too many objects to learn at once, he forgot many of them, and (as lie said) at first he learned to know, and again forgot, a thousand things in a day. One particular...
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A View of the Scripture Revelations Concerning a Future State: Laid Before ...

Richard Whately - Future life - 1853 - 404 pages
...things were, whose form he knew before from feeling, he would carefully observe that he might know them again ; but having too many objects to learn at once,...he forgot many of them, and as he said, at first, learned to know, and forgot again a thousand things in a day. One particular I will relate : having...
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INTELLECTUAL POWERS OF MAN

THOMAS REID - 1855
...they were, whose form he before knew from feeling, he would carefully observe, that he might know them again - but, having too many objects to learn at once,...to know, and again forgot, a thousand things in a clay. One particular only, though it may appear trifling, I will relate. Having often forgotten which...
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