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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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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1849
...light that a man receiveth by софsel from another, is drier and purer than that which cometh from ш is a man's self, and there is no such remedy against flattery of a man's self as the liberty of...
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A Treatise on the Conduct of the Understanding

John Locke - 1849 - 132 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from an other is drier and purer than that which cometh from his own understanding and judgment ; 'which is ever...between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer; lor there is no such flatterer as is a man's self, uud there is no such remedy against flattery t»ca...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...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...affections and customs. So as there is as much difference betweerTlhe counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself, as there is between the counsel...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1850 - 710 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another, is drier and purer than that which conicth from e. And look well upon the former life of those few,...example be old or young, who without learning have a? much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself, as there...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with notes by A. Spiers

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1851
...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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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - 1851 - 600 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...between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man gireth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer ; for there is no such...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - 1851
...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...between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giyeth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer ; for there is no such...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1852
...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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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1853
...cometh from his own under3 Plut. vit. Themist 28. 4 Ap. Stob. term. v. 120. Via. AL i. 3. standing and judgment; which is ever infused and drenched in...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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The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - 1853 - 432 pages
...without the signatures of these graces in the very countenance. — Ray on tlie Creation. COUNSEL. — There is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself, aa there is between the counsel of a friend and a flatterer. — Lard Bacon. COUNSEL AND CONVERSATION....
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