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" ... no receipt openeth the heart but a true friend, to whom you may impart griefs, joys, fears, hopes, suspicions, counsels, and whatsoever lieth upon the heart to oppress it, in a kind of civil shrift or confession. "
Essays by Lords Bacon and Clarendon: Two Volumes in One - Page 126
by Francis Bacon - 1820 - 539 pages
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A Dictionary of Quotations in Prose: From American and Foreign Authors ...

Anna Lydia Ward - Citations anglaises - 1889 - 701 pages
...for friendship he taketh it of the beast, and not from humanity. 1665 Bacon: Essays. Of Friendship. No receipt openeth the heart but a true friend, to...oppress it, in a kind of civil shrift or confession. 1666 Kacon : Essays. Of Friendship. This communicating of a man's self to his friend worki two contrary...
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A Dictionary of Quotations in Prose: From American and Foreign Authors ...

Anna Lydia Ward - Citations anglaises - 1889 - 701 pages
...for friendship he taketh it of the beast, and not from humanity. 1665 Bacon: Essays. Of Friendship. No receipt openeth the heart but a true friend, to...heart to oppress it, in a kind of civil shrift or couiession. 1666 Bacon: Essays. Of Friendship. This communicating of a man's self to his friend works...
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A Dictionary of Quotations in Prose: From American and Foreign Authors ...

Anna Lydia Ward - Citations anglaises - 1889 - 701 pages
...taketh it of the beast, and not from humanity. 1665 Bacon: Essays. Of Friendship. No receipt openoth the heart but a true friend, to whom you may impart...oppress it, in a kind of civil shrift or confession. 1666 Bacon: Essays. Of Friendship. This communicating of a man's self to his friend work! two contrary...
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Documents and Addresses of I.M. Weston While Mayor of Grand Rapids, Mich ...

Isaac Mellen Weston - Grand Rapids (Mich.) - 1889 - 145 pages
...Friendship has great fruits. It enthrones peace in the affections, as there is nothing which opens the heart but a true friend to whom you may impart griefs and joys, hopes and fears. Communication redoubles the joys and cuts griefs in halves. Friendship also...
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Friendship the Master-passion: Or, The Nature and History of Friendship, and ...

Henry Clay Trumbull - Friendship - 1912 - 413 pages
...peculiarly ready to avail itself of this privilege. " It is a strange thing to observe," he says, " how high a rate great kings and monarchs do set upon this fruit of friendship : ... so great as they purchase it, many times, at the hazard of their own safety and greatness. For...
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English Prose and Poetry (1137-1892).

John Matthews Manly - English literature - 1916 - 792 pages
...steel to open the spleen, flowers of sulphur for the lungs, castoreum for the brain; but no receipt 1 es there rises a vision out of the earth, and all...it far away— a multitude of pillars and while dom 2 shrift or confession. It is a strange thing to observe how higrTa rate great kings and monarchs do...
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English Prose and Poetry (1137-1892)

John Matthews Manly - English literature - 1916 - 792 pages
...sulphur for the lungs, castoreum for the brain; but no receipt 1 openeth the heart, but a true fricnri I to wh 7+0 2 shrift or confession. It is a strange thing to observe how high a rate great kings and monarchs do...
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Essays, English and American

Raymond Macdonald Alden - American essays - 1920 - 464 pages
...liver, steel11 to open the spleen, flowers of sulphur for the lungs, castoreum12 for the brain; but no receipt openeth the heart, but a true friend, to...lieth upon the heart to oppress it, in a kind of civil shrift13 or confession. It is a strange thing to observe how high a rate great kings and monarehs do...
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Baptist Biography, Volume 2

Balus Joseph Winzer Graham - Baptists - 1920
...lives in a community the people who reside there are his friends ever afterward. Bacon has aptly said : "No receipt openeth the heart but a true friend, to...griefs, joys, fears, hopes, suspicions, counsels and whatever lieth upon the heart to oppress it." So this confidence, this desire of impartation of whatever...
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A Study of the Types of Literature

Mabel Irene Rich - American literature - 1921 - 542 pages
...the spleen, flower of sulphur for the lungs, castoreum for the brain ; but no receipt openeth tlie heart but a true friend ; to whom you may impart griefs,...strange thing to observe how high a rate great kings and monarclis do set upon this fruit of friendship whereof we speak, so great as tlicy purchase it many...
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