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" Judges ought to be more learned than witty ; more reverend than plausible ; and more advised than confident. Above all things, integrity is their portion and proper virtue. "
Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately - Page 582
edited by - 1864
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with The wisdom of the ancients ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1857
...Scripture doth not ftick to add and alter, and to pronounce that which they do not find ; and by Shew of Antiquity to introduce Novelty. Judges ought to be more learned than witty ; more reverend than 1 See the 44th Aphorifm of the tract, " De Fontibus Juris," in the VHI Book De Augm. Sc. plaufible...
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Works: Collected and edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...Scripture dotli not stick to add and alter ; and to pronounce that which they do not find ; and by shew of antiquity to introduce novelty. Judges ought to...is he that removeth the landmark. The mislayer of a mere-stone is to blame. But it is the unjust judge that is the capital remover of landmarks, when he...
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The Grammar of English Grammars: With an Introduction, Historical and ...

Goold Brown - English language - 1858 - 1070 pages
...and become precedents of indisputable authority."— Dr. Johnson, Rambler, Vol. ii, No. 93. " Ju Iges ought to be more learned than witty, more reverend than plausible, and more advbed th:m confident ; above all things, integrity is their portion and proper virtue." — Bacon's...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a ..., Volume 1

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1859
...under pretext of exposition of Scripture, doth not stick to add and alter, and to pronounce that which they do not find, and by show of antiquity to introduce...that removeth the landmark." The mislayer of a mere Ktnne is to blame; but it is the unjust judge that is the capital remover of landmarks, when he defineth...
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Speeches of Thomas Corwin: With a Sketch of His Life

Isaac Strohm - United States - 1859 - 518 pages
...contained "valuable hints" from which he hoped JUDGE McLEAN would profit—among others the following: "Judges ought to be more learned than witty, more...things. integrity is their portion and proper virtue." Mr. CORWIN'S remarks sufficiently explain the nature and purport of the accusation against JUDUE McLEAN....
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Report of Her Majesty's Civil Service Commissioners: Together ..., Volumes 4-5

Great Britain. Civil Service Commission - 1859
...never so beholding to human nature as it received his due at the second hand." " Judges ought to bo more learned than witty, more reverend than plausible, and more advised than confident." " As for conflagrations and great droughts they do not merely dissipate and destroy." " There appear...
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Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy

George Lillie Craik - 1860 - 715 pages
...undrr pretext of exposition of Scripture doth not stick to add and alter, and to pronounce that which they do not find; and by show of antiquity to introduce...integrity is their portion and proper virtue ; 'Cursed' tsaith the law) 'is he that removeth the landmark.' The mislayer of a mere stone is to Mame, but it...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon, William Rawley - 1860
...Scripture doth not stick to add and alter ; and to pronounce that which they do not find ; and by shew of antiquity to introduce novelty. Judges ought to...and proper virtue. Cursed (saith the law) is he that removetk the landmark. The mislayer of a mere-stone is to blame. But it is the unjust judge that is...
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A complete practical guide to her majesty's Civil service, by a certificated ...

Civil service
...business." " Virtue was never so beholding to human nature as it received his due at the second hand." " Judges ought to be more learned than witty, more reverend...than plausible, and more advised than confident." " As for conflagrations and great droughts they do not merely dissipate and destroy." "There appear...
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The popular educator, Volume 3

Popular educator - 1860
...Every one of us, each for hisself, laboured how to recover him." — Sidney. SPECIMEN OF PARSING. " Judges ought to be more learned than witty, more reverend than plausible, more advised than confident; above all things integrity is their portion and proper virtue."— Lord...
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