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" Thus the mind itself is bowed to the yoke: even in what people do for pleasure, conformity is the first thing thought of; they like in crowds; they exercise choice only among things commonly done: peculiarity of taste, eccentricity of conduct, are shunned... "
Fraser's Magazine - Page 381
1874
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The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature, Ancient ...

Richard Garnett - Anthologies - 1899
...family do not ask themselves — what do I prefer? or what would suit my character and disposition ? or what would allow the best and highest in me to...feelings of home growth, or properly their own. Now is this, or is it not, the desirable condition of human nature ? It is so, on the Calvinistic theory....
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Harvard Classics: Volume 25

John Stuart Mill - Books and reading - 1909 - 468 pages
...family, do not ask themselves — what do I prefer ? or, what would suit my character and disposition? or, what would allow the best and highest in me to...feelings of home growth, or properly their own. Now is this, or is it not, the desirable condition of human nature? It is so, on the Calvinistic theory....
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John Stuart Mill: Autobiography, Essay on Liberty

John Stuart Mill - 1909 - 468 pages
...family, do not ask themselves—what do I prefer ? or, what would suit my character and disposition? or, what would allow the best and highest in me to...feelings of home growth, or properly their own. Now is this, or is it not, the desirable condition of human nature? It is so, on the Calvinistic theory....
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How to Study and Teaching how to Study

Frank Morton McMurry - Study skill - 1909 - 324 pages
...it is not a true expression of self. This is the class of people that Mill describes in the words, " They like in crowds ; they exercise choice only among...or feelings of home growth, or properly their own." 1 Such people 1 On Liberty, Chapter DL cannot perform the hard tasks required in study, because they...
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How to Study and Teaching how to Study

Frank Morton McMurry - Study skill - 1909 - 324 pages
...they have no nature to follow; their human capacities are withered and starved; they become Lacapable of any strong wishes or native pleasures, and are...or feelings of home growth, or properly their own." l Such people 1 On Liberty, Chapter HI. cannot perform the hard tasks required in study, because they...
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On Liberty

John Stuart Mill - Liberty - 1913 - 68 pages
...: peculiarity of taste, eccentricity of conduct, are shunned equally with crimes : until by dint ol not following their own nature, they have no nature...feelings of home growth, or properly their own. Now is this, or is it not, the desirable condition of human nature ? It is so, on the Calvinistic theory....
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Personnel Administration: Its Principles and Practice

Ordway Tead, Henry Clayton Metcalf - Personnel management - 1920 - 538 pages
...by dint of not following their own nature, they have no nature to follow; they become incapable of strong wishes or native pleasures, and are generally...either opinions or feelings of home growth, or properly then- own." In other words, lack of interest breeds lack of interest, until a situation arises wherein...
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Wit and Wisdom: A Public Affairs Miscellany

Colin Bingham - Political science - 1982 - 357 pages
...the yoke; even in what people do for pleasure, conformity is the first thing thought of: they live in crowds; they exercise choice only among things...or feelings of home growth, or properly their own.' The essence of life is force, and force is the negation of liberty. JAMES FITZJAMES STEPHEN, 1873 We...
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On the Contrary: Essays by Men and Women

Martha Rainbolt, Janet Fleetwood - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1983 - 340 pages
...family, do not ask themselves — what do I prefer? or, what would suit my character and disposition? or, what would allow the best and highest in me to...feelings of home growth, or properly their own. Now is this, or is it not, the desirable condition of human nature? . . . thought that trees are a much...
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J. S. Mill: 'On Liberty' and Other Writings

John Stuart Mill, Cambridge texts in the history of political thought - History - 1989 - 289 pages
...for pleasure, conformity is the first thing thought of; they like in crowds; they exercise choice 61 only among things commonly done: peculiarity of taste,...feelings of home growth, or properly their own. Now is this, or is it not, the desirable condition of human nature? It is so, on the Calvinist theory....
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