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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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Bacon's Essays, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1881
...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 English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

1881 - 578 pages
...light that a man receiveth by counsel from another is drier and purer, than that which cometh from spering and tittering of so much good company, renders... ѷ v ߦ R ₀ "@ 1881 W tho counsel of a friend and of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as is a man's self; and...
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The Moral and Historical Works of Lord Bacon: Including His Essays ...

Francis Bacon - 1882 - 570 pages
...light that a man roceiveth 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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Studies in English and American Literature, from Chaucer to the Present Time ...

Albert Newton Raub - 1882 - 468 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...difference between the counsel that a friend giveth 130 and that a man giveth himself as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer ;...
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Francis Bacon: (Lord Verulam.): A Critical Review of His Life and Character

Benjamin G. Lovejoy - 1883 - 277 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 * Vulgar, ie common. t Offering advice is the most delicate office of friendship. Counsel is not always...
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Cassell's library of English literature, selected, ed. and arranged by H. Morley

Cassell, ltd - 1883 - 482 pages
...the light that a man receivcth by counsel from another is drier and purer than that which cometh from his own understanding and judgment, which is ever...much difference between the counsel that a friend givcth and that a man giveth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer....
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The Promus of Formularies and Elegancies

Francis Bacon, William Shakespeare, Constance Mary Fearon Pott, Mrs. Henry Pott - 1883 - 700 pages
...may swear it in behalf of his friend. (WT v. 3.) (Compare the Essay with Jul. Cats. iii. 2, 210-214.) There is as much difference between the counsel that...himself as there is between the counsel of a friend and the counsel of a flatterer. (Ess. Of Friendship.) I will smile and say, this is no flattery ; these...
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The Boke Named The Gouernour: Deuised by Sir Thomas Elyot, Knight, Volume 2

Sir Thomas Elyot - 1883
...benevolentia, amicitise nomen tollitur, propinquitatis manet." — De Amicit. cap. 5. • Bacon tells us that ' there is as much difference between the counsel that...himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and a flatterer ; for there is no such flatterer as is a man's self, and there is no such remedy against...
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The Boke Named The Gouernour: Deuised by Sir Thomas Elyot, Knight, Volume 2

Sir Thomas Elyot - 1883 - 680 pages
...amicilia; nomen lollitur, propinquilatis manet.' — Dt Amicit. cap. 5. • Bacon tells us lhat ' ihere is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and thai a man givelh himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and a flatterer ; for there...
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Bacon's Essays and Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - 1884 - 425 pages
...Stob. Serm. v. 120. 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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