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In this degree are all those ruined men of letters of any faculty, who being consulted on the easy things of their art do say all that may be understood, but once come to the very delicate do say but foolish thin s. Other ingenious ones do rise up a degree more, for tfley be soft, and easy 'tis to impress on them all the rules & considerations of the art, clear, obscure, easy and difficult; but the doctrine, the argument, the reply, the doubt and distinction, all must be handed to them all done and built up.
And this being its use, tis clearly understood that it doth depend on the humidity, for this doth make the brain soft and the figure be by compression impressed. For proof of this ’tis evident the argument of Childhood, at which age doth man learn more by memory then in all others, and the brain he hath very humid. ” Whereto doth he respond that the Memory of old men is filled with so many figures of things they have seen and heard in the long discourse of their life, and thus, wishing to introduce more, it cannot be received, for there be no empty room wherein may it be contained; yet that of children, almost from birth, tis very vacant, and thus do they receive quickly all that they be told or taught.
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