The Hunterian Oration: Delivered at the Royal College of Surgeons of England, on the 14th of February, 1879
Macmillan and Company, 1879 - 38 pages
On Dr. Hunter's work and methods.
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Page 31 - The knowledge that a man can use is the only real knowledge; the only knowledge that has life and growth in it and converts itself into practical power. The rest hangs like dust about the brain, or dries like raindrops off the stones.— FROUDE.