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" Can there be any thing more ridiculous, than that a father should waste his own money, and his son's time, in setting him to learn the Roman language, when, at the same time, he designs him for a trade, wherein he, having no use of Latin, fails not to... "
The Literary Magazine, and American Register - Page 257
edited by - 1805
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On the Scope of University Education

John Henry Newman - Philosophy - 2005 - 237 pages
...language, when at the same time he designs him for a trade wherein he, having no use of Latin, fails not to forget that little which he brought from school, and which 'tis ten to one he abhors for the ill-usage it procured him? Could it be believed, unless we have everywhere...
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Select Discourses from the Idea of a University

...language, when at the same time he designs him for a trade, wherein he, having no use of Latin, fails not to forget that little which he brought from school, and which 'tis ten to one he abhors for the ill-usage it procured him ? Could it be believed, unless we have...
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Some Thoughts Concerning Education

1887 - 153 pages
...having no use of Latin, fails not to forget that little which he brought from School, and 35 which 'tis ten to one he abhors for the ill Usage it procured him? Could it be believed, unless we had every where amongst us Examples of it, that a Child should be forced...
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Some Thoughts Concerning Education

1887 - 153 pages
...having no use of Latin, fails not to forget that little which he brought from School, and 35 which 'tis ten to one he abhors for the ill Usage it procured him? Could it be believed, unless we had every where amongst us Examples of it, that a Child should be forced...
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