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" They perfect nature, and are perfected by experience: for natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning, by study; and studies themselves, do give forth directions too much at large, except they be bounded in by experience. Crafty men condemn... "
The essays of lord Bacon, including his moral and historical works, with ... - Page 90
by Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1884
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The English instructor; or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose ...

English instructor - 1801
...ENGLISH INSTRUCTOR. i33 much at large, except they be bounded in by experience. Crafty men contemn studies , simple men admire them, and wise men use...without them , and above them , won by observation. Read not to contradict and confute , nor to believe and take for granted , nor to find talk and discourse...
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The speaker, or Miscellaneous pieces, selected from the best English writers ...

William Enfield - 1804
...except they be bounded in by experience; Crafty men contemn studies , simple men admire them , aud wise men use them : for they teach not their own use...without them , and above them , won by observation. Read not to contradict and confute /nor to believe and take for granted , nor to find talk and discourse...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - American literature - 1811 - 408 pages
...perfected by experience ; for natural abilities are like natural plants,. that need pmning by duty, and studies themselves do give forth directions too...except they be bounded in by experience. Crafty men contemn studies, simpl e men admire them, and wise men use them : for they teach not what is their...
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Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1812 - 295 pages
...nature, and are perfected by experience: for natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by study ; and studies themselves do give forth directions...except they be bounded in by experience. Crafty men contemn studies, simple men admire them, and wise men use them; for they teach not their own use; but...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1815
...and are perfected by experience : for natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by study ; and studies themselves do give forth directions...except they be bounded in by experience. Crafty men contemn studies, simple men admire them, and wise men use them ; for they teach not their own use ;...
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The essays; or, Counsels moral, economical, and political, by sir F. Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1818
...and are perfected by experience ; for natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by Study ; and Studies themselves do give forth directions...except they be bounded in by experience. Crafty men contemn Studies, simple men admire them, and wise men use them: for they teach not their own use, but...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Moral, Economical and Political: With Elegant ...

Francis Bacon - Conduct of life - 1818 - 290 pages
...and are perfected by experience ; for natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by Study; and Studies themselves do give forth directions...except they be bounded in by experience. Crafty men contemn Studies, simple men admire them, and wise men use them: for they teach not their own use, but...
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The works of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1819
...give forth directions too much at large, except they be bounded in by experience. Crafty men contemn studies ; simple men admire them ; and wise men use...without them, and above them, won by observation. Read not to contradict and confute ; nor to believe and take for granted ; nor to find talk and discourse...
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Sylva sylvarum (century IX-X) Physiological remains. Medical remains ...

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1819
...and are perfected by experience : for natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by study ; and studies themselves do give forth directions...except they be bounded in by experience. Crafty men contemn studies ; simple men admire them ; and wise men use them : for they teach not their own use...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - Oratory - 1819 - 408 pages
...perfected by experience ; for natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by duty, and studies themselves do give forth directions too...except they be bounded in by experience. Crafty men contemn studies, simple men admire them, and wise men use them : for they teach not what is their own...
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