Ourselves Volume 4 Book II Chapter 9

  SECTION II.  CONSCIENCE IN THE HOUSE OF MIND  CHAPTER IX OPINIONS ‘IN THE AIR’   EVERYBODY knows that the affairs of his body and those of his heart should be ordered by his conscience. Our acts and feelings towards other people, and our management of our own bodies, fall, we believe, properly under the judgment of Conscience; but we have a notion that thought … Continue reading Ourselves Volume 4 Book II Chapter 9

Ourselves Volume 4 Book II Chapter 8

CHAPTER VIII THE RULINGS OF CONSCIENCE IN THE HOUSE OF BODY: PRUDENCE             Imprudence is Selfishness.—I, wisdom, dwell with prudence, and find out knowledge of witty inventions.” Here is a saying worth pondering in an age when Prudence is not a popular grace. Young people confound rashness with generosity, and therefore hold Prudence in disfavour; when, of all cunning and injurious forms of selfishness, … Continue reading Ourselves Volume 4 Book II Chapter 8

Subject List for Form 1a

Form 1a=  age 7-9 / grade 2-3 Bible * -Old Testament -New Testament   Literature -imagination stories like fables, fairy tales, and legends -poetry (read)*   History -own country -charts of the lives of people and/or time studied -timeline of the centuries wall display -famous artwork of major people and events studied   Geography -maps that correspond with books being read- often history -physical geography … Continue reading Subject List for Form 1a

Ourselves Volume 4 Book II Chapter 7

CHAPTER VII THE RULINGS OF CONSCIENCE IN THE HOUSE OF BODY: FORTITUDE             Fortitude.—Botticelli’s picture of Fortitude, and Ruskin’s interpretation of it are among the lessons which Conscience should get by heart. This ‘Fortitude’ is no colossal figure, standing stark, bristling with combative energy. Noble in stature, she yet sits, weary after long-sustained effort; wistful, too, as who should say, ‘How long?’ But, though … Continue reading Ourselves Volume 4 Book II Chapter 7