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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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Essays, Civil and Moral: And The New Atlantis

Francis Bacon - 1909 - 332 pages
...by counsel from another is drier and purer I than that which cometh from his own understanding and I judgment; which is ever infused and drenched in his...of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as is a man's self ; and there is no such renTeay~agaffist "flattery of a maifs self as the liberty of...
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The Shake-speare Tragedy of Julius Cæsar

William Shakespeare - 1909 - 138 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...infused and drenched in his affect-ions and customs." — Essay of Friendship. "The mind of a wise man is compared to a glass wherein images of all kinds...
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The Wealth of Friendship

1909 - 236 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 infused and drenched in his affections and customs. There is no man so friendless but what he can find a friend sincere enough to tell him disagreeable...
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Twelve Centuries of English Poetry and Prose

Alphonso Gerald Newcomer, Alice Ebba Andrews - 1910 - 756 pages
...the light that a man receiveth by counsel from another is drier and purer than that which Cometh from MM- ] there is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself,...
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Twelve Centuries of English Poetry and Prose

Alphonso Gerald Newcomer - 1910 - 776 pages
...the light that a man receiveth by counsel from another is drier and purer than that which cometh from mette10 I was in swich meschief Right now, that yet...myn herte is sore afright. Now God,' quod he, 'my 80 aa-< there is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth...
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For Auld Lang Syne: A Book of Friendship

1911 - 120 pages
...feeling than to fill with credit and complacency any other station or capacity in social life. — Ellis. 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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Report of the Examinations Conducted by the Council of Higher Education ...

Newfoundland Council of Higher Education - 1912
...point which lieth more open, and falleth within vulgar observation — faithful counsel from a friend. There is as much difference between the counsel that...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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English Prose and Poetry (1137-1892).

John Matthews Manly - 1916 - 792 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another, is drier and purer than that which cometh from the unmanly ? Like the aimless, helpless, hopeless, did I drivel — Being — who ? io One who 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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English Prose and Poetry (1137-1892)

John Matthews Manly - 1916 - 806 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another, is drier and purer than that which cometh from tuous swell, Soft eyes look'd love to eyes which spake...rising knell ! 189 Did ye not hear it ? — No ; ami of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as is a man's self; and there is no such remedy...
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English Prose and Poetry (1137-1892)

John Matthews Manly - 1916 - 828 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another, is drier and purer than that which cometh from al nature is nevertheless progressive, and growing: for how can the "Son of Time," givcth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer. For there is no such...
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