Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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
Full view - About this book

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

Robert Chambers - 1853 - 714 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another, is drier and purer than that winch cometh from his own understanding and judgment, which is ever infused and drenched in his afiectiuna and customs. So as there is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth,...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Lord Bacon: Philosophical works

Francis Bacon - 1854 - 894 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 givcth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend, and of a flatterer. For there is no such...
Full view - About this book

Ambrose the sculptor, Volume 2; Volume 233

mrs. Robert Cartwright - 1854
...that the light 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. So there is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself,...
Full view - About this book

The Essays: Or, Counsels, Civil and Moral ; and The Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - 1856 - 406 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...
Full view - About this book

The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - 1856
...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....
Full view - About this book

Seed-grain for Thought and Discussion, Volume 2

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1856 - 330 pages
...light which 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. Counsel is of two sorts ; the one concerning manners, the other concerning business; for the first,...
Full view - About this book

Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1856
...sometimes will be what had better be left undone.' ' There is as much difference between the couusel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself, as there is btliceen the couusel of a friend and of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as a man's self.'...
Full view - About this book

Bacon's Essays: With Annotations

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - 1857 - 578 pages
...from another is drier and purer than that which cometh from his own understanding and judgment, which ever infused and drenched in his affections and customs....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....
Full view - About this book

The Works of Francis Bacon ...: Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon - 1858 - 814 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...drenched in his affections and customs. So as there ia as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself, as there...
Full view - About this book

Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another, is drier and purer than that which coineth 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...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF