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" 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. "
Sylva sylvarum (century IX-X) Physiological remains. Medical remains ... - Page 318
by Francis Bacon - 1819
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Carruthers - English literature - 1853
...gireth 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...against flattery of a man's self as the liberty of a frirnil. Counsel is of two sorts ; the one concerning manners, the other concerning business : for...
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Ambrose the sculptor

mrs. Robert Cartwright - 1854
...himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and 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. — LORD BACON. THE little society that met at our house almost regularly two or three evenings in...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: Philosophical works

Francis Bacon - 1854
...givcth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend, and of a flatterer. For there is no such ons liberly of a friend. Counsel is of two sorts ; the one concerning manners, the other concerning business....
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with The wisdom of the ancients ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1857
...; the one concerning Manners, the other concerning Bufinefs. For the Firft ; the beft Prefervative to keep the Mind in Health is the faithful Admonition of a Friend. The calling of a Man's Self to a ftrict Account is a Medicine fometime too 12 Stobaus 'Av^oXoy, v. no, p. 160, Ed. Schow, avi] i/'uxiJ...
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Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...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...of a man's self to a strict account is a medicine, sometime, too piercing and corrosive. Reading good books of morality is a little flat and dead. Observing...
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The Guardian, Volumes 10-11

Conduct of life - 1859
...there is no such flatterer of a man as himself, and there is no such remedy against self-flattery, as the liberty of a friend. Counsel is of two sorts ; the one concerning manners, the other, business. For the first, the best preservative to keep the mind in health, is the faithful admonition...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon, William Rawley - 1860
...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...of a man's self to a strict account is a medicine, sometime, too piercing and corrosive. Reading good books of morality is a little flat and dead. Observing...
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The Quarterly Magazine of the Independent Order of Odd-Fellows, Manchester Unity

Fraternal organizations - 1860
...givelh 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...of a man's self as the liberty of a friend. Counsel U of two sorts : the one concerning manners, the other concerning business. For the first, the best...
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The Hearth-stone: Thoughts Upon Home-life in Our Cities

Samuel Osgood - Conduct of life - 1854 - 318 pages
...others know themselves by telling them the truth. Says Lord Bacon, " 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." It is easy enough to get more or less than the truth regarding our failings, and friends often fret...
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Literary and professional works

Robert Leslie Ellis - 1864
...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...of a man's self to a strict account is a medicine, sometime, too piercing and corrosive. Reading good books of morality is a little flat and dead. Observing...
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