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It is now well known that women are biologically somewhat less lateralized in brain function than men. This means simply that psyc ...
Unusual precocity in children, is usually the result of an unhealthy state of the brain; and, in such cases, medical men would now ...
There can be no knowledge without emotion. We may be aware of a truth, yet until we have felt its force, it is not ours. To the co ...
When Western people train the mind, the focus is generally on the left hemisphere of the cortex, which is the portion of the brain ...
Toleration is the greatest gift of the mind; it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycl ...
People having speech defects sometimes learn part of the practice by laborious study, but good speech is always mainly unconscious ...
Canst thou not minister to a mind diseased,
Pluck from the memory a rooted sorrow,
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But ice-crunching and loud gum-chewing, together with drumming on tables, and whistling the same tune seventy times in succession, ...
Most of the brain consists of "wires"; a single unit may have thousands of connections with other units and with itself. That is n ...
Man is an organism with a wonderful and extraordinary past. He is distinguished from the other animals by virtue of the fact that ...
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