The Muscular's hand is proportionately larger than the hand of any other type.
For Muscular-Osseous ¶ Construction, bridge building, office law, policemen and police women, mechanics, mining.
The muscular man's mind acts in the same strenuous way that his body acts, while the bony man's brain always has an immovable quality closely akin to the boniness of his body.
The awakening of the muscular sense is frequently obvious whenever movement is thought of, and we may then perceive how, in the explanation or description of a movement, the innervation which follows the image in question, occurs.
The unsympathetic indifference of previously amiable females, the contempt of muscular males, the acceptance of fragments of bread, the simulated ignorance of casual acquaintances, the latration of illegitimate unlicensed vagabond dogs, the infantile discharge of decomposed vegetable missiles, worth little or nothing, nothing or less than nothing.
Do the same to the Muscular and you will find a firmness and toughness of fiber that resists but stays there longer once the dent is made.
Discarding for a moment their technical names, they may be called the fat people, the florid people, the muscular people, the bony people and the mental people.
As we have seen, all the other types have decided preferences as to their clothes--the Alimentive demands comfort, the Thoracic style, the Muscular durability and the Osseous sameness--but the extreme Cerebral type says "anything will do."
Although his rough coat bulged with a bit of a paunch, he was nevertheless strongly muscular, with thick arms, broad shoulders, and clear eyes circled by wizened rings.
Seldom Unemployed ¶ For this reason the Muscular is seldom out of work.
Remember, the chief distinguishing marks of the Muscular, in the order of their importance, are LARGE, FIRM MUSCLES, A SQUARE JAW and SQUARE HANDS.
The swami was approaching the age of ninety, but his muscular body radiated strength and health.
The effect of shrivelled undersizedness was purely a muscular effect of the actor.
The Born Mechanic and Inventor ¶ The Muscular is the born mechanic and inventor.
The Muscular does not necessarily demand money nor the things that money buys but he tries to get the workable out of life.
Inertness Irks Him ¶ Shut up a Muscular and you destroy him.
Flight," such as is described by poets, must, when compared with his own "flying," be far too earthly, muscular, violent, far too "troublesome" for him.
For Muscular-Thoracics ¶ Advertising, sculpture, osteopathy, athletics, exploration, medicine, baritone and tenor singing, instrumental music, politics, social service, transportation, designing and dentistry.
So, even when they love him best they usually marry the fat salesman, the Muscular worker who always has a good job, the Thoracic promoter who promises luxury, or the Osseous man who won't take "No" for an answer.
He is usually light in complexion, fine textured--a good combination of the bony and muscular type and the fat man type.
The tallest of the two--a stout muscular man in the dress of a gamekeeper--was a stranger to me.
Drawing now my body upwards, with a prodigious exertion of muscular force, I succeeded, at the very first trial, in throwing the buckle over the car, and entangling it, as I had anticipated, in the circular rim of the wicker-work.
Second choice for the Muscular is a mate predominantly Cerebral.
Prepositions: Attachment of a true man to his friends; attachment to a leader for his nobility of character; the attachments between two persons or things; attachment by muscular fibers, or by a rope, etc.
Localities to Avoid ¶ The Muscular can work in almost any locality.
The Muscular's Pugnacity ¶ Fighters--those who really enjoy a scrap occasionally--are invariably Musculars.
The Englishman, thick-set, deep-chested, concentrated a vast amount of muscular power within his five-foot-eight.
The Muscular fights hard and works hard for various movements.
By faithfully pursuing this system Mr. Fletcher has vastly bettered his general health, and is a rare example of muscular and mental power for a man above sixty years of age.
Every man and woman who has acquired fame or fortune on the public platform has much of the Muscular type in his makeup--always, however, in combination with the Cerebral.
In the room of the Alimentive you will find cushions, sofas and "eats;" in that of the Thoracic you will find colorful, unusual things; the Muscular will have durable, solid, plain things; the Osseous will have fewer of everything but what he does have will be in order.
The dark, brawny arm of the sorceress was upraised, her muscular fingers gripped the assegai haft a few inches from the blade.
The Immigrant Muscular ¶ No matter what his work or play the Muscular will make more moves during the course of a day than other types.
Possessing the best equipment for expressing emotion, the Muscular is constantly and automatically using it.
A tall Horse, wearing a clean linen cap, the innkeeper was strongly muscular, with arms bulging beneath the tight-fitting sleeves of his shirt as he balanced a heavy serving tray loaded with mugs and plates.
The blow, delivered with all the strength of a powerful, muscular arm, descended.
Acrobats Always Muscular ¶ We once had occasion to refer to this fact in a Human Analysis Class.
* * * * * Part Three MARRIAGE AND MUSCULARS ¶ The Muscular does not marry early like the Alimentive nor hastily like the Thoracic.
When He is in Moderate Circumstances ¶ The Muscular is most often found in moderate circumstances.
Thus, a Cerebral-Muscular-Alimentive does MENTAL things predominantly throughout his life, but in a more MUSCULAR way than if he were an extreme Cerebral.
Physical Assets ¶ His wonderful muscular development, upon which depends so much of life's happiness--since accomplishment is measured so largely thereby--is the greatest physical asset of this type.
Also the Muscular's vocations are not as well paid as those of the two former types, unless his inventions are successful.
Nor have you ever found a real Muscular who was a "tightwad."
The arms were very long and muscular; the hands the same, as if its hold were of uncommon strength.
There is a type of man whose bony and muscular system predominates in his organization.
HOW MISFITS HAPPEN So unerring is the fat man's judgment of values, as a general rule, that it is not at all likely that he would ever find himself a misfit were it not for the fact that many men are lean and slender or muscular and robust up to the age of 30 or 40, and after that put on flesh rapidly.
The Most Positive Lover ¶ The Muscular makes love almost as strenuously as he does everything else.
From Pent-Up Aching Rivers From pent-up aching rivers, From that of myself without which I were nothing, From what I am determin'd to make illustrious, even if I stand sole among men, From my own voice resonant, singing the phallus, Singing the song of procreation, Singing the need of superb children and therein superb grown people, Singing the muscular urge and the blending, Singing the bedfellow's song, (O resistless yearning!
As he approached the muscular creature busily hoeing weeds, he could see that he was definitely dressed in a manner and style similar to Helga.
The investigators then ruled out all instances of thought-transmission in which there was even the slightest muscular contact between the projector and the recipient.