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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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Select specimens of English prose [ed.] by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1853
...be combined together to prepare us for the latter. " Expert men," says Lord Bacon, " can execute and judge of particulars one by one; but the general counsels, and the plots, and the marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned." STEWART'S 'Elements of the...
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The popular educator

Popular educator - 1854
...STUDIES serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for delight, is in privatencss 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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The Works of Lord Bacon: Philosophical works

Francis Bacon - 1854
...Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for delight, is in privateness , leaving the beard half the breadth of a finger in length. Then marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned. To spend too much time in studies, is...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth of Tower's Series for Common ...

David Bates Tower - 1854
...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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A Guide to English Composition, Or One Hundred and Twenty Subjects Analysed ...

Ebenezer Cobham Brewer - 1854
... Oxford prize essay. Everything suffers from translation except a bishop. Isrrd C/testerJield. Expert men can execute, and perhaps judge of particulars,...by one; but the general counsels, and the plots and marshalling of affairs, come best from those who are learned. Lord Bucon. The language in which...
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The Collected Works of Dugald Stewart: Elements of the philosophy of the ...

Dugald Stewart, John Veitch - 1854
...be combined together to prepare us for the latter. " Expert men," says Lord Bacon, " can execute and judge of particulars one by one ; but the general counsels, and the plots, and the marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned." SECT. VIII. CONTINUATION Of TIlE...
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The Collected Works of Dugald Stewart: Elements of the philosophy of the ...

Dugald Stewart, John Veitch - 1854
...be combined together to prepare us for the latter. " Expert men," says Lord Bacon, " can execute and judge of particulars one by one ; but the general counsels, and the plots, and the marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned." SECT. VIII. CONTINUATION OF...
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Report of the Transactions of the Pennsylvania State Agricultural ..., Volume 1

Pennsylvania State Agricultural Society - Agriculture - 1854
...acknowledge ; and hence, another retarding cause. Lord Bacon well remarks, "Expert men can execute and judge of particulars one by one; but the general counsels, and the plots, and the marshalling of afihirs come best from those that are learned." In proportion, then, as the obierved...
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Liber Cantabrigiensis, an Account of the Aids Afforded to Poor Students, the ...

Robert Potts - 1855 - 554 pages
...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 for...by 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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Liber Cantabrigiensis, an account of the aids afforded to poor students, the ...

Robert Potts - 1855
...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 for...by 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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