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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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Lord Bacon's Essays: With a Sketch of His Life and Character, Reviews of His ...

Francis Bacon - 1867 - 426 pages
...as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer ; for there is no such flatterer as a man's self, and there is no such remedy against...friend. Counsel is of two sorts ; the one concerning man- [29] ners, the other concerning business : for the first, the [27.] Heraclitus : an Ephesian philosopher,...
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Extracts from English Literature

John Rolfe - 1867 - 383 pages
...as there is between tho counsel of a friend and 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. BACON. Essay on Friendship. IT has been well observed that few are better qualified to give others...
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The Authorship of Shakespeare

Nathaniel Holmes - 1867 - 601 pages
...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." There are some further traces of the New Atlantis in the third act, and particularly in Timon's second...
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Essays in Mosaic

Thomas Ballantyne - Quotations - 1870 - 210 pages
...as there is between the counsel of a friend and 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. LORD BACON. ONE is not one's "genuine self" — one does not disclose all one's self — to those with...
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The Essays of Lord Bacon

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1873 - 240 pages
...philosopher, from his habit of ridiculing them. • So as] So that. 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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Twenty of Bacon's essays, ed. by F. Storr

Francis Storr - 1874
...the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer ; for there is no such flatterer as is a man's self, 67 and there is no such remedy against flattery of a...Counsel is of two sorts; the one concerning manners, 68 the other concerning business. For the first, the best preservative to keep the mind in health is...
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Bacon's essays, with intr., notes and index by E.A. Abbott, Volume 1

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1876
...between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as is a man's 180 self, and there is no such remedy against flattery...the mind in health is the faithful admonition of a 185 friend. The calling of a man's self to a strict account is a medicine sometimes too piercing and...
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Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay: With Indexes...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1876 - 764 pages
...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...flattery of a man's self as the liberty of a friend. LORD BACON: Essay XX VI II., Of Friendship. A man hath a body, and that liocly is confined to a place;...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - Authors, English - 1876
...giveth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer ; for there is no such that would follow me, Love Virtue; she alone is free:...ye how to climb Higher than the sphery chime ; Or Studies. Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for delight is in...
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The Hearth-stone: Thoughts Upon Home-life in Our Cities

Samuel Osgood - Christian life - 1876 - 337 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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