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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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ELEMENTS OF INTELLECTUAL PHILOSOPHY

HUBBARD WINSLOW - 1853
...the gulf between the learned and the uneducated. " 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." RELATION OF ABSTRACTION TO RELIGION....
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A Guide to English Composition, Or One Hundred and Twenty Subjects Analysed ...

Ebenezer Cobham Brewer - 1854
...— Oxford prize essay. Everything suffers from translation except a bishop. — Isrrd C/testerJield. Expert men can execute, and perhaps judge of particulars,...plots and marshalling of affairs, come best from those who are learned. — Lord Bucon. The language in which an author writes has an identity, a " curiosa...
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The popular educator

Popular educator - 1854
...use for delight, is in prirateness and retiring ; for ornament, is in discourse ; and for ability, a in the judgment and disposition of business : for...execute, and perhaps judge of particulars, one by one ; bat the general counsels, and the plots and marshaffing of affairs, come best from those that are...
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Report of the Transactions of the Pennsylvania State Agricultural ..., Volume 1

Pennsylvania State Agricultural Society - Agriculture - 1854
...acknowledge ; and hence, another retarding cause. Lord Bacon well remarks, "Expert men can execute and judge of particulars one by one; but the general counsels, and the plots, and the marshalling of afihirs come best from those that are learned." In proportion, then, as the obierved...
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The Collected Works of Dugald Stewart: Elements of the philosophy of the ...

Dugald Stewart, John Veitch - 1854
...be combined together 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." SECT. VIII. — CONTINUATION OF...
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The Collected Works of Dugald Stewart: Elements of the philosophy of the ...

Dugald Stewart, John Veitch - 1854
...be combined together 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." SECT. VIII. CONTINUATION Of TIlE...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 34

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1855
...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...counsels, and the plots and marshalling of affairs come but from those that are learned. To spend too much time in studies is sloth ; to to use them too much...
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Recollections of a Literary Life

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1855 - 558 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...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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A compendium of English literature: chronologically arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1856 - 776 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...particulars, one by one ; but the general counsels, and '.he plots and marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned. To spend too much time...
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The Popular Educator, Volume 5

1856
...in discourse ; and for ability, ia in the judgment and disposition of business : for expert meu ran execute, and perhaps judge of particulars, one by one; but the general counsels, and the plots mid marshalling of affairs, vorne best from those that are learned. To spend too much time in studies,...
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