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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
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with The wisdom of the ancients ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1857
...Retiring ; for Ornament is in Difcourfe ; and for Ability is in the Judgement and Difpofition of Bufinefs. For expert Men can execute, and perhaps judge of Particulars, one by one ; but the general Counfels, and the Plots and marfhalling of Affairs come beft from thofe that are learned. To fpend...
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 4

Henry Barnard - Education - 1857
...second class of persons characterized by Lord Bacon, when he says that " expert men can execute and judge of particulars one by one ; but the general counsels, and the plots, and the marshaling of affairs come best from those that are learned." Mr. Dwight's business led him frequently...
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American Journal of Education, Volume 4

Education - 1857
...second class of persons characterized by Lord Bacon, when he says that "expert шеи can execute and judge of particulars one by one ; but the general counsels, and the plots, and the marshaling of affairs come best from those that are learned." Mr. Dwight's business led him frequently...
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Memoir of Edmund Dwight

Francis Bowen - 1857 - 22 pages
...second class of persons characterized by Lord Bacon, when he says that " expert men can execute and judge of particulars one by one ; but the general counsels, and the plots, and the marshaling of affairs come best from those that are learned." Mr. Dwight's business led him frequently...
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The Harvard Classics, Volume 3

Charles William Eliot - Literature - 1909
...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...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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Harrington: 'The Commonwealth of Oceana' and 'A System of Politics'

James Harrington - History - 1992 - 299 pages
...teach their own use, but that is a wisdom without and above them, won by observation. Kxpert men may execute, and perhaps 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.'* 9 Wherefore, if you would have...
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Francis Bacon: History, Politics and Science, 1561-1626

B. H. G. Wormald - History - 1993 - 409 pages
...find 'For expert men can execute but learned men are fittest to judge and censure.' In 1625 we find 'For expert men can execute, and perhaps judge of...by one; but the general counsels and the plots and marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned. ' In other words, men only of practice...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1999 - 216 pages
...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...judge of particulars, one by one; but the general counsels,1 and the plots and marshalling* of affairs, come best from those that are learned. To spend...
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The Essayes Or Counsels, Civill and Morall

Francis Bacon - Literary Criticism - 1985 - 339 pages
...5 For Ornament, is in Discourse; And for Ability, is in the Judgement and Disposition of Businesse. For Expert Men can Execute, and perhaps Judge of particulars, one by one; But the generall Counsels, and the Plots, and Marshalling of Affaires, come best from those that are Learned....
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The Major Works

Francis Bacon - Literary Collections - 1996 - 813 pages
...ornament, is in discourse;0 and for ability, is in the judgment and disposition of business.0 For expert0 men can execute, and perhaps judge of particulars, one by one; but the general counsels,0 and the plots and marshalling0 of affairs, come best from those that are learned. To spend...
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