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" ... 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 forgot a thousand things in a day. "
A Selection of Curious Articles from the Gentleman's Magazine - Page 513
by John Walker - 1811
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An Examination of Sir William Hamilton's Philosophy and of the Principal ...

John Stuart Mill - History - 1979 - 625 pages
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Essays on Philosophical Subjects

Adam Smith - Philosophy - 1869
...were, whofe form he be" fore knew from feeling, he would carefully obferve, that he might " know them again ; but having too many objects to learn at once, " he forgot many of them ; and (as he faid) at firft learned to " know, and again forgot a thoufand things in a day. One parti" cular only...
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Philosophical Works

Thomas Reid, William Hamilton, Harry M. Bracken, Thomas Reid, Sir William Hamilton - Knowledge, Theory of
...them again ; but, I aving too many objects 4o learn at once, he forgot many of them, and (as he saidl ropean languages, have the same latitude. The Latin words tentire, sententia, sensa,t semus, f thouuh it may appear trifling, I will relate: Having often forgot which was the cat and which the dog,...
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Even Odder Perceptions

Richard Langton Gregory - History - 1994 - 268 pages
...from feeling, he would carefully observe, that he might know them again; and (as he said) at first learned to know, and again forgot a thousand things in a day. One particular only, though it might appear trifling, I will relate: Having often forgot which was the cat, and which the dog, he...
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Shadows and Enlightenment

Michael Baxandall - Art - 1997 - 192 pages
...Things were, whofe Form he before knew from feeling, he would carefully obferve, that he mtght know them again; but having too many Objects to learn at once, he forgot many of them ; and (as lte &id) at firft he learn'd to know, and again forgot a thoufand Things in a Day. One Particular only...
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Molyneux’s Problem: Three Centuries of Discussion on the Perception of Forms

M. Degenaar - Philosophy - 2007 - 154 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,...forgot many of them; and (as he said) at first he learn'd to know, and again forgot a thousand Things in a Day. One Particular only (tho' it may appear...
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An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

Oliver Sacks, Oliver W. Sacks - Medical - 1995 - 327 pages
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On Intelligence

Hippolyte Taine - Psychology - 1998 - 588 pages
...things were, whose form he before kuew from feeling, he would carefully observe, that he might know them again; but having too many objects to learn at once,...know, and again forgot a thousand things in a day Having often forgot which was the cat, and shown his father's picture in a locket at his mother's watch,...
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Brian Friel's (Post) Colonial Drama: Language, Illusion, and Politics

F. C. McGrath - Drama - 1999 - 312 pages
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The Works of Thomas Reid Now Fully Collected, with Selections from ..., Volume 1

Thomas Reid - Philosophy, Scottish - 2005 - 540 pages
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