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" So as there is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as is a man's self; and there is no such remedy against... "
Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy - Page 59
by George Lillie Craik - 1846
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1825
...receireth by counsel from another, is drier and purer than that which cometh from his own underhanding and judgment ; which is ever infused and drenched...there is between the counsel of a friend and of a iatterer ; for there is no such flatterer as is a man's self, and there is no such remedy against flattery...
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Laconics: Or Instructive Miscellanies, Selected from the Best Authors ...

A general reader - 1827 - 254 pages
...than the greatest conqueror amidst all the solemnities and pomps of a triumph. — Taller, No. III. There is as much difference between the counsel that...between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer. — Bacon. — — • Levellers are generally the dupes of designing men, who taking advantage of...
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Moral, Economical, and Political Essays

Francis Bacon - 1833 - 216 pages
...the light that a man receiveth by counsel from another is drier and purer than that which cometh from his own understanding and judgment ; which is ever...of a flatterer ; for there is no such flatterer as is a man's self, and there is no s«ch remedy against flattery i/t' a man's self as the liberty of...
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Recollections of a Chaperon, Volume 2

Arabella Jane Sullivan - 1833 - 212 pages
...And do you think, my lady, you would be any the happier if you felt you did deserve itt" CHAPTER XV. So as there is as much difference between the counsel...of a flatterer ; for there is no such flatterer as a man's self, and there is no such remedy against flattery of a man's self as the liberty of a friend....
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Recollections of a Chaperon, Volumes 1-3

Arabella Jane Sullivan, Barbarina Brand (baroness Dacre) - 1833 - 1028 pages
...And do you think, my Lady, you would be any the happier if you felt you did deserve it?'" CHAPTER XV. So as there is as much difference between the counsel...and of a flatterer ; for there is no such flatterer us a man's self, and there is no such remedy against flattery of a man's self, as the liberty of a...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1838 - 896 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another, is drier and purer, than that which cometh from his own understanding and judgment; which is ever...of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as is a man's self; and there is no such remedy against flattery of a man's self, as the liberty of a...
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Essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, and the two books Of the proficience ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1840
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another, is drier and purer than that which cometh from his own understanding and judgment; which is ever infused and drenched in his aflections and customs. So as there is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth,...
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Subjects and selections for Latin and Greek composition, by W. Dobson

William Dobson - 1845 - 204 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another, is drier and purer than that which cometh from his own understanding and judgment ; which is ever...of a flatterer ; for there is no such flatterer as is a man's self, and there is no such remedy against flattery of a man's self as the liberty of a friend....
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Class Book of Prose: Consisting of Selections from Distinguished English and ...

John Seely Hart - 1845 - 404 pages
...have much cunning, to seem to know that he doth not. 4 Advantage of having the Counsel of a Friend. There is as much difference between the counsel that...of a flatterer ; for there is no such flatterer as is a man's self, and there is no such remedy against flattery of a man's self as the liberty of a friend....
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - 1847 - 712 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another, is drier and purer than that which cometh from I dress their hemp ; I spin their tow ; If any wake,...laughing, ho, ho, ho ! WTien any need to borrow aught, U a man's self, and there is no such remedy against flattery of a man's self as the liberty of a friend....
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