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Quotation by Thomas Henry Huxley
A Liberal Education Lay Sermons, Addresses, and Reviews (1870) Aphorisms and Reflections selected by Henrietta A. Huxley, Macmillan (London, 1907) from Reflection #114 selected by Henrietta A. Huxley, Macmillan (London, 1907) from Reflection #122 selected by Henrietta A. Huxley, Macmillan (London, 1907) from Reflection #228 selected by Henrietta A. Huxley, Macmillan (London, 1907)
It is because the body is a machine that education is possible. Education is the formation of habits, a superinducing of an artificial organisation upon the natural organisation of the body.
Thomas Henry Huxley (1825–1895), British biologist. Collected Essays (1893). "On Descartes' 'Discourse Touching The Method Of Using One's Reason Rightly And Of Seeking Scientific Truth'," vol. 1 (1870).
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