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" EXAMPLES FOR PRACTICE. 1. Crafty men contemn studies simple men admire them and wise men use them. 2. Speak as you mean do as you profess perform what you promise. 3. Caesar was dead the senators were dispersed all Rome was in confusion. 4. "
First Lessons in Composition - Page 113
by John Seely Hart - 1871 - 144 pages
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1860 - 762 pages
...studies themselves do give forth directions too much at large, i-xcept they be bounded in by experience. Crafty men contemn studies, simple men admire them, and wise men use them ; for they teach not their own use; but that is a wisdom without them, and above them, won by observation....
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Critical, Historical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volumes 3-4

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1897
...of his old age. We will give very short specimens of Bacon's two styles. In 1597, he wrote thus: " Crafty men contemn studies ; simple men admire them ; and wise men use them ; for they teach not their own use: that is a wisdom without them, and won by observation. Read not...
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Critical, historical and miscellaneous essays

Baron Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay - Literary Criticism - 1860
...Letter of his old age. We will give very short specimens, of Bacon's two styles. In 1597, he wrote thus: "Crafty men contemn studies ; simple men admire them ; and wise men use them ; for they teach not their own use: that is a wisdom without them, and won by observation. Read not...
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A COMPENDIUM OF ENGLISH LITERARURE

CHARLES D. CLEVELAND - 1860
...studies themselves do give forth directions too much at large, except they he hounded in by experience. Crafty men contemn studies, simple men admire them, and wise men use them ; for they teach not their own use ; but that is a wisdom without them, and above them, won by observation....
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Critical, Historical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 3

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1860
...Letter of his old age. We will give very short specimens of Bacon's two styles. In 1597, he wrote thus: “Crafty men contemn studies; simple men admire them; and wise men use them; for they teach not their own use: that is a wisdom without them, and won by observation. Read not to...
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Journal, Volume 1

Electricity - 1873
...is in discourse, and for ability is in the judgment and disposition of business." Again he says: " Crafty men contemn studies, simple men admire them, and wise men use them." J hope I have been addressing simple men who will admire, and wise men who will use them. Success in...
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Proceedings of the Institution of Electrical Engineers, Volume 1

Electrical engineering - 1873
...ornament is in discourse, and for ability is in the judgment and disposition of business." Again he says: "Crafty men contemn studies, simple men admire them, and wise men use them." J hope I have been addressing simple men who will admire, and wise meu who will use them. Success in...
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The Viking Book of Aphorisms: A Personal Selection

Wystan Hugh Auden, Louis Kronenberger - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1966 - 431 pages
...rudeness and barbarism, if the poverty of learning had not kept up civility and honor of life. BACON Crafty men contemn studies; simple men admire them; and wise men use them. BACON As it asketh some knowledge to demand a question not impertinent, so it requireth some sense...
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Sidney in Retrospect: Selections from English Literary Renaissance

Arthur F. Kinney - Literary Criticism - 1972 - 273 pages
...knows anything nor can do anything" 33 —which in turn reiterates his earlier essay "Of Studies": "Crafty men contemn studies, simple men admire them, and wise men use them; for they teach not their own use; but that is a wisdom without them, and above them, won by observation"...
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Developing Quality Schools

Colin Charles Bayne-Jardine, Peter Holly - Education - 1994 - 153 pages
...project commissioned by the LEA from Worcester College of Higher Education. As Francis Bacon wrote: ‘crafty men contemn studies; simple men admire them; and wise men use them'. This evaluation report has been used to develop and refine an interactive model for training that will...
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