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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, i-(lviii) or, Counsels civil and moral of Francis lord ..., Volume 1

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1878 - 252 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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The Essays (I-LVIII) Or, Counsels Civil and Moral of Francis, Lord Verulam ...

Francis Bacon - 1879 - 347 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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Bacon's essays, with intr., notes and index by E.A. Abbott. Text only, with ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1879
...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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The essays, i-(lviii) or, Counsels civil and moral of Francis lord ..., Volume 2

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1879 - 228 pages
...Essay XXIV. 8. ' serve ' — be applicable to. 9. ' arch-flatterer.' So also in Essay XXVII, he says, ' There is as much difference between the counsel that...of a flatterer ; for there is no such flatterer as is a man's self. ' 10. 'look!' — used interjectionally, like lo ! mark you! behold! 1 1. ' out of...
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Essays in Mosaic

1879 - 210 pages
...understanding and judgment, which is ever infused and drenched in his affections and customs. There is aa much difference between the counsel that a friend...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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Masterpieces of English Literature: Being Typical Selections of British and ...

William Swinton - 1880 - 638 pages
...and purer than that which cometh from his own understanding and judgment, which is ever infused .55 and drenched in his affections and customs : so as...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 ifc, man's self as the liberty of...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - 1880 - 702 pages
...had better be left undone.' ' There is as much difference between the counsel that a friend ffiveth, and that a man giveth himself, as there is between...of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as a man's self.•' I have already remarked, in the notes on ' Truth,' that men are in danger of exercising...
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Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 1-2

Robert Chambers - 1880 - 842 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 is us much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man gives himself, as there...
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Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay: With Indexes. Authors, 544 ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1880 - 772 pages
...the light that a man receiveth by counsel from another is drier and purer than that which Cometh from es. It is one of there is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself,...
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Text-book of Prose from Burke, Webster, and Bacon: With Notes, and Sketches ...

Henry Norman Hudson - 1881 - 104 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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