"Of essay writing" by David HumeAlice in Wonderland and the theft of the public domain1 Of essay writing"Of essay writing" by David Hume1 Of essay writing2 Of essay writing3 Of essay writing4 Of essay writing5 Of essay writing6 Of essay writing7 Of essay writing8 Of essay writingBy David Hume The elegant Part of Mankind, who are not immersed in the animal Life, but employ themselves in the Operations of the Mind, may be divided into the learned and conversible. The Learned are such as have chosen for their Portion the higher and more difficult Operations of the Mind, which require Leisure and Solitude, and cannot be brought to Perfection, without long Preparation and severe Labor. The conversible World join to a sociable Disposition, and a Taste of Pleasure, an Inclination to the easier and more gentle Exercises of the Understanding, to obvious Reflections on human Affairs, and the Duties of common Life, and to the Observation of the Blemishes or Perfections of the particular Objects, that surround them. Such Subjects of Thought furnish not sufficient Employment in Solitude, but require the Company and Conversation of our Fellow-Creatures, to render them a proper Exercise for the Mind: And this brings Mankind together in Society, where every one displays his Thoughts and Observations in the best Manner he is able, and mutually gives and receives Information, as well as Pleasure. Continue reading… Index 1 Of essay writing 2 Of essay writing 3 Of essay writing 4 Of essay writing 5 Of essay writing 6 Of essay writing 7 Of essay writing 8 Of essay writing Continue reading…