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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... "
The World Book: Organized Knowledge in Story and Picture - Page 2079
edited by - 1918
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Cobb's New Sequel to the Juvenile Readers, Or, Fourth Reading Book ...

Lyman Cobb - Readers - 1845 - 240 pages
...for ornament, is in discourse; and for ability, is in the judgment and disposition of business. 2. For expert men can execute, and perhaps judge of particulars, one by one; but the general counsels, and plots, and marshalling of affairs, come best from those who are learned. 3. To spend too much time...
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THE LONDON UNIVERSITY CALENDAR

the london university calendar - 1846
...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 marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned. To spend too much time in studies is...
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Knowles' Elocutionist: A First-class Rhetorical Reader and Recitation Book ...

James Sheridan Knowles, Samuel Sidwell Randall - Elocution - 1847 - 322 pages
...serve' for delight', for ornament', and for ability'. Their chief use for delight', is in privateness' and retiring' ; for ornament', is in discourse'; and...; but the general' counsels', and the plots', and marshalling' of affairs, come' best' from those' that are learned'. To spend too' much time' in studies...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Carruthers - English literature - 1847
...use for delight is in privatoness and retiring ; for ornament, is in discourse ; and for ability, ia marshalling of affairs, come best from those that arc learned. To spend too much time in studies, is...
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Cyclopaedia of English literature: a selection of the choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Carruthers - English literature - 1847
...privateness and retiring; for ornament, is in discourse ; and for ability, Í3 in the judgment nnd [Sorcery and Witchcraft.] marshalling of affair*, come best from those that nre learned. To spend too much time in studies, is...
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Exercises in Reading and Speaking

Salem Town - Readers - 1847 - 408 pages
...for delight, is in retired privacy; for ornament, in discourse ; and for ability, in the arrangement and disposition of business ; for expert men can execute,...and perhaps judge of particulars, one by one ; but general councils, and the plots and marshaling of affairs, come best from the learned. '; 2. To spend...
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North American first class reader: the sixth book of Tower's series for ...

David Bates Tower - 1853 - 426 pages
...STUDIES serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for delight, is for privateness and retiring ; for ornament, is in discourse ; and...one ; but the general counsels, and the plots, and marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned. To spend too much time in studies is...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Carruthers - English literature - 1849
...is in privatenesi and retiring ; for ornament, is in discourse ; and for ability, is in thejudgment st characteristic or beautiful in Bishop Taylor's...We must not think that the life of a man begini w marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned. To spend too much time in studies, is...
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Works, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...for delight, for ornament, and for • ability. Their chief use for delight, is in private- J ness and retiring ; for ornament, is in discourse; and...one ; but the general counsels, and the plots and marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned. r/To spend too much time in studies,...
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The literary class book; or, Readings in English literature

Robert Joseph Sullivan - 1850
...STUDIES serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. The chief use for delight is in privateness and retiring ; for ornament, is in discourse ; and...one ; but the general counsels, and the plots, and marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned. To spend too much time in studies is...
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