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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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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1850
...Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for delight is in privatenes« traction of that living intellect that bred them....they are as lively, and as vigorously productive, marshalling of affairs, come best from those Lhnt are learned. To spend too much time in studies, is...
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Papers for the schoolmaster

...Studies serve for delight, for oinament, 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 who are learned. To spend too much time in studies is...
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The illustrated London reading book

Illustrated London news - 1851
...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...judge of particulars ; one by one ; but the general i counsels, and the plots, and marshalling of affairs, come best from those that are learned. I To...
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Horę vacivę, a thought-book of the wise spirits of all ages and all ...

Horae - 1851
...retiring ; for ornament is in difcourfe, and for ability is in the judgment 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 marmalling of affairs come beft from thofe that are learned. Read not to...
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Foliorum centuriae, selections for translation into Latin and Greek prose ...

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1852
...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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The Works Of France Bacon

Basil Montagu - 1852
...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...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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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral ; And, Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1852 - 349 pages
...; 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 marfl1alling of Affairs, come beft from thofe that are learned. To fpend...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1853
...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 loo much time in studies is...
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Recollections of a Literary Life, Or, Books, Places, and People

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1853
...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...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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ELEMENTS OF INTELLECTUAL PHILOSOPHY

HUBBARD WINSLOW - 1853
...the gulf between the learned and the uneducated. " 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." RELATION OF ABSTRACTION TO RELIGION....
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