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" My judgment is, that they ought all to be despised, and ought to serve but for winter talk by the fireside. "
Notices illustrative of the drama, and other popular amusements, chiefly in ... - Page 119
by William Kelly (of Leicester.) - 1865 - 310 pages
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The Theory of Dreams: In which an Inquiry is Made Into the Powers and ...

Robert Gray - Dreams - 1808
...revelations no longer continue to be imparted by dreams, subscribing to a remark of the great Bacon, that they ought all to be despised, and ought to serve but for winter's talk by the fire-side: " though," continues this great writer, " when I say despised, I mean...
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The Theory of Dreams: In which an Inquiry is Made Into the Powers ..., Volume 2

Robert Gray - Dreams - 1808
...revelations no longer continue to be imparted by dreams, subscribing to a remark of the great Bacon, that they ought all to be despised, and ought to serve but for winter's talk by the fire-side : " though," continues this great writer, " when I say despised, I mean...
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The works of Francis Bacon, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Biography & Autobiography - 1815
...dreams, and predictions of astrology; but J have set down these few only of certain credit, for example. My judgment is, that they ought all to be despised, and ought to serve but for winter talk by the fire side. Though when I say despised, I mean it as for belief; for otherwise, the spreading or publishing...
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The essays or counsels, moral, economical and political: with elegant ...

Francis Bacon - 1818 - 290 pages
...dreams and predictions of astrology. But I have set down these few only of certain credit for example. My judgment is, that they ought all to be despised, and ought to serve but for winter-talk by the fire-side : though, when I say despised, I mean it as for belief: for otherwise,...
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The essays; or, Counsels moral, economical, and political, by sir F. Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1818
...dreams and predictions of astrology. But I have set down these few only of certain credit for example. My judgment is, that they ought all to be despised, and ought to serve but for winter-talk by the fire-side : though, when I say despised, I mean it as for belief: for otherwise,...
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Some Remarks on the Early Use of Carriages in England, Volume 20

James Heywood Markland, Thomas Amyot - Carriages and carts - 1824 - 36 pages
...Bacon has thought this subject not unworthy of his notice. In his " Essay of Prophecies," ' he says, " My judgment is, that they ought all to be despised, and ought to serve but for winter-talk by the fire-side. Though, when I say despised, I mean it as far as belief: for otherwise...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 9

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...firebrand. U. Pour of it upon a firepan well heated, as they do rose-water and vinegar. Id. Natural History. My. judgment is, that they ought all to be despised, and ought to serve but for winter talk by the firetide. Bacon. We represent also ordnance, and new mixtures of gunpowder, wildfires burning in water,...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 2

William Hone - Days - 1830
...fulfilment of many remarkable fulfilments, delivers his opinion on that point ID the following words : " My judgment is, that they ought all to be despised,...by the fireside. Though when I say despised, I mean for belief. That that hath given them grace, and some credit consisteth in these things. 1st. that...
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Moral, Economical, and Political Essays

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1833 - 216 pages
...dreams, aud predictions of astrology ; but I have set down these few only of certain credit, for example. My judgment is, that they ought all to be despised,...fireside. Though, when I say despised, I mean it as for b<.lief; for otherwise, the spreading or publishing of them is in no sort to be despised, for they...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of Popular ...

William Hone - Great Britain - 1837
...fulfilment of many remarkable fulfilments, delivers his opinion on that point in the following words : " My judgment is, that they ought all to be despised, and ought to serve but for winter talk by the 6reside. Though when I say despised, I mean for belief. That that hath given them grace, and some credit...
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