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" STUDIES serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for delight is in privateness and retiring ; for ornament, is in discourse ; and for ability, is in the judgment and disposition of business. For expert men can execute, and perhaps... "
Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately - Page 501
edited by - 1864
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - Oratory - 1819 - 408 pages
...in privateness and retirement ; for ornament, is in discourse ; and for ability is in the judgement and disposition of business. For expert men can execute,...perhaps judge of particulars one by one ; but the genera^ counsels, and the plots, and marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned....
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The Elements of Experimental Chemistry, Volume 1

William Henry - Chemistry - 1819
...must be combined to prepare us for the latter*." " Expert men," says Lord Bacon, " can execute and judge of particulars one by one ; but the general counsels, and the plots, and the marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned." This recommendation to artists,...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 1

British prose literature - 1821
...STUDIES serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for delight, is in privateness and retiring; for ornament, is in discourse; and for ability, is in the jndgment and disposition of business ; for expert men can execute, and perhaps jndge of particulars,...
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Essays, Moral, Economical and Political

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1822 - 208 pages
...STUDIES serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for delight is in privateness and retiring; for ornament is in discourse; and for...by one: but the general counsels, and the plots and marshaling of affairs come best from those that are learned. To spend too much time in studies is sloth...
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The speaker: or Miscellaneous pieces, selected from the best English writers ...

William Enfield - 1823 - 346 pages
...STUDIES serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. The chief use for delight is in privateness and retiring ; for ornament, is in discourse ; and...studies is sloth ; to use them too much for ornament is affection; to make judgment wholly by their rules is the humour of a scholar. They perfect nature,...
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Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel ..., Volume 2

Perry Fairfax Nursey - Industrial arts - 1824
...mathematically true? I conclude with the words of Lord Bacon — " Expert men," says he, "can execute and judge of particulars, one by one; but the general counsels, and the plots, and the marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned." J. У. RULES FOR FORMING, COMPUT...
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Mechanics Magazine, Volume 2

Industrial arts - 1824
...mathematically true? I conclude with the words of Lord Bacon — "Expert men," says he, " can execute and judge of particulars, one by one ; but the general counsels, and the plots, and the marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned." JY RULES FOR FORMING, COMPUTING,...
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Mechanics' Magazine and Journal of Science, Arts, and Manufactures, Volume 2

Iron industry and trade - 1824
...mathematically true? I conclude with the words of Lord Bacon — "Expert men," says he, " can execute and judge of particulars, one by one ; but the general counsels, and the plots, and the marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned." JY RULES FOR FORMING, COMPUTING,...
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An Etymological and Explanatory Dictionary of Words Derived from the Latin ...

Richard Harrison Black - English language - 1825 - 334 pages
...corporeal talent, it is a species of dexterity arising from natural agility. " Expert men can execute and judge of particulars, one by one ; but the general...of affairs, come best from those that are learned." Bacon. Ex-piate, expio, (pins, pious,) I make satisfaction for sin by some pious act. Both atone and...
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The Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1827 - 346 pages
...STUDIES serve for delight, for ornament, aud for ability. The chief use for deliglrt is in privateness and retiring ; for ornament, is in discourse ; and...plots, and marshalling of affairs, come best from those tlrat are learned. To spend too much time in studies is sloth ; to use them too much for ornament is...
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