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" So as there is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth and that a man 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 remedy against... "
Lord Bacon's Essays, Or Counsels Moral and Civil: Translated from the Latin ... - Page 168
by Francis Bacon - 1720 - 448 pages
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Seed-grain for Thought and Discussion, Volume 2

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1856
...own understanding and judgment ; which is ever infused and drenched in his affections and customs. Counsel is of two sorts ; the one concerning manners, the other concerning business; for the first, the best preservative to keep the mind in health is the faithful admonition of a friend. The...
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Laconics: or, The best words of the best authors

John Timbs - Reference - 1856
...; And you must grant, the slavery is less To study to please one than many. tlfassinger. DCCCCLXX. Counsel is of two sorts, the one concerning manners, the other concerning business : for the first, the best preservative to keep the mind in health is the faithful admonition of a friend. The...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - 1857 - 550 pages
...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. Counsel is of two sorts ;...concerning manners, the other concerning business : for the first, the best preservative to keep the mind in health is the faithful admonition of a friend. The...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with The wisdom of the ancients ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1857
...Liberty of a Friend. Counfel is of two forts ; 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...
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Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...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. Counsel is of two sorts ;...concerning manners, the other concerning business. For the first, the best preservative to keep the mind in health is the faithful admonition of a friend. The...
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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 Quarterly Magazine of the Independent Order of Odd-Fellows, Manchester Unity

Fraternal organizations - 1860
...and there is no such remedy against flattery 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 preservative to keep the mind in health, is the faithful admonition of a friend. The...
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Literary and professional works

Robert Leslie Ellis - 1864
...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. Counsel is of two sorts :...concerning manners, the other concerning business. For the first, the best preservative to keep the mind in health is the faithful admonition of a friend. The...
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The literary reader: prose authors, with biogr. notices &c. by H.G. Robinson

Hugh George Robinson - 1867
...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. Counsel is of two sorts ;...concerning manners, the other concerning business. For the first, the best preservative to keep the mind in health, is the faithful admonition of a friend. The...
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Lord Bacon's Essays: With a Sketch of His Life and Character, Reviews of His ...

Francis Bacon - 1867 - 426 pages
...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. 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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