How to Become Rich

A Treatise on Phrenology, Choice of Professions and Matrimony

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Author: William Windsor
Published: 1898
Language: English
Wordcount: 42,106 / 135 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 41.2
LoC Categories: HB, RZ
Downloads: 4,364
Added to site: 2007.05.31
mnybks.net#: 17149
Origin: gutenberg.org
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ut if you make that remark after hearing my lectures, I shall feel ashamed of you, just as I always feel humiliated when any friend of mine makes a fool of himself.

PHYSIOGNOMY is the science of external appearances. The etymology of the word signifies the knowledge of nature derived from examination or observation. We may speak of the physiognomy of a landscape, of a country, a state, a continent, or an individual, and by that we mean the external appearance, that which conveys a knowledge of the character of the object to the eye. We judge the character of the thing by its appearances; and in the relation which Physiognomy bears to character-reading, we judge the character of the man by the external appearances. We study the size and form of the body, its color, its texture, its temperament, the expression of the face and the contour of the head, all of which are physiognomical. We draw certain conclusions from this inspection of the physiognomical signs, and these conclusions are phrenological, for

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