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One's age should be tranquil, as childhood should be playful. Hard work at either extremity of life seems out of place. At midday the sun may burn, and men labor under it; but the morning and evening should be alike calm and cheerful.

Thomas Arnold

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Though he introduced history mathematics and modern languages he based his teaching on the classical languages. He was educated at Lord Weymouth's Grammar School Warminster Winchester and Corpus Christi College Oxford.  173 
^ Thomas Hughes (1857) "7" Tom Brown's Schooldays 
^ Timothy Hands Thomas Hardy: Distracted Preacher? London: Macmillan Press 1989 p.

Dr Thomas Arnold (13 June 1795 – 12 June 1842) was a British educator and historian. He was the headmaster of Rugby School from 1828 to 1841 where he introduced a number of reforms.

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