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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 Essays of Lord Bacon

Francis Bacon - 1873 - 268 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...infused and drenched in his affections and customs. So as4 there is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself,...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - 1874 - 700 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 such remedy against flattery of a man's self as the liberty of a friend....
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Twenty of Bacon's essays, ed. by F. Storr

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1874 - 100 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another, is drier and purer then that which cometh from his own understanding and judgment, which is ever...infused and drenched in his affections and customs. 66 So as there is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth...
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... Select Notes on the International Sunday School Lessons ...

1875 - 228 pages
...this second fruit of friendship complete, that other point, which is faithful counsel from a friend. There is as much difference between the counsel that a friend ' giveth and that a man givcth himself as there is between the counsel of a friend and a flatterer; for there is no such flatterer...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - 1876 - 870 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another, is drier and purer than that which cometh from d : ' That things of greatest, so of meanest worth....Conceived with grief are, and with tears brought forth.' 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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Cassell's library of English literature, selected, ed ..., Volume 3; Volume 79

Cassell, ltd - 1876
...the light that a man receiveth by counsel from another is drier and purer than that which cometh from 876 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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Text-book of Prose: From Burke, Webster, and Bacon : with Notes, and ...

Henry Norman Hudson - 1876 - 636 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another is drier and purer than that which cometh from hia own understanding and judgment; which is ever infused...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 Mberty of a friend....
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Bacon's essays, with intr., notes and index by E.A. Abbott, Volume 1

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1876
...drier and purer than that which cometh from his own understanding and judgment ; which is ever 175 infused and drenched in his affections and customs....of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as is a man's 180 self, and there is no such remedy against flattery of a man's self as the liberty of...
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Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay: With Indexes...

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1876 - 768 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. So there is a< much difference between the coun<el that a friend givelh, and that a man giveth himself,...
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The works of lord Bacon, moral and historical, with a brief memoir of the ...

Francis Bacon - 1877 - 524 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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