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" IT had been hard for him that spake it to have put more truth and untruth together in few words than in that speech, " Whosoever is delighted in solitude, is either a wild beast or a god... "
The Essays Or Counsels, Moral, Economical and Political: With Elegant ... - Page 98
by Francis Bacon - 1818 - 290 pages
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - 1874 - 641 pages
...the spot. 1 See Proverbs and Preeepts, as Copy-Pieces for National School* XXVII. OF FRIENDSHIP. TT had been hard for him that spake it, to have put more -*- truth and untruth together in a few words, than in that speech, ' Whosoever is delighted in solitude, is either a wild beast or a...
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Bacon's essays, with intr., notes and index by E.A. Abbott, Volume 1

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1876
...employment : for, certainly, you were better take for business a man somewhat absurd than over-formal. XXVII IT had been hard for him that spake it, to have put...secret hatred and aversation towards society, in any 5 man, hath somewhat of the savage beast ; but it is most untrue, that it should have any character...
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Text-book of Prose: From Burke, Webster, and Bacon : with Notes, and ...

Henry Norman Hudson - 1876 - 636 pages
...certainly, you were better take for business a man somewhat absurd than over-formal. OF FRIENDSHIP. IT had been hard for him that spake it to have put...delighted in solitude, is either a wild beast or a god" :7 for it is most true, that a natural and secret hatred and aversation towards 8 society in any man...
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Cassell's library of English literature, selected, ed. and ..., Volume 3

Cassell, ltd - 1876
...; it being foretold that when Christ cometh He shall not find faith upon the earth. Of Frittuhhip. ceived it likewise, but I would not believe it. At...•said plainly, that he loved ; and I startled as for boast or a god." * For it is most true that a natural and sucret hatred and aversation towards society...
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The Living Age, Volume 129

1876
...not lie on the surface, at any rate, in his treatment of other relations. Take his commentary on the speech, " Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god ; " he exclaims — But little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth ; for a crowd...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 119

1876
...not lie on the surface, at any rate, in his treatment of other relations. Take his commentary on the speech, " Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god ; " he exclaims — "But little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth ; for a...
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Macmillan's Reading Books

1878
...Essays ; which join to wisdom anrl a chaste eloquence the rich fancy of the Eenaissance. FRIENDSHIP. IT had been hard for him that spake it, to have put...is most true, that a natural and secret hatred and aversion towards society, in any man, hath somewhat of the savage beast; but it is most untrue, that...
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Burke, Select Works, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1883
...out languescit nut tumescit,' &c. Burton, Anat. Mel., Part I, Sect. 3, Mem. 2, Subs. 7. • Whoever is delighted in solitude, is either a wild beast or a god.' Quoted by Bacon, Essay of Friendship. J. 15. dispositions that are lovely. St. Paul, Phil. iv. 8. 1....
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Bacon's essays, with intr., notes and index by E.A. Abbott. Text only, with ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1879
...employment : for, certainly, you were better cake for business a man somewhat absurd than over-formal. XXVII IT had been hard for him that spake it, to have put...secret hatred and aversation towards society, in any 3 man, hath somewhat of the savage beast ; but it is most untrue, that it should have any character...
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The Essays (I-LVIII) Or, Counsels Civil and Moral of Francis, Lord Verulam ...

Francis Bacon - 1879 - 347 pages
...for they are worse servants than downright fools. XXVIL— OF FRIENDSHIP. (1612, re-written 1625.) IT had been hard for him that spake it to have put more truth and untruth together in few words that in that speech, ' Whosoever is delighted in solitude, is either a wild beast or a god;'1 for it...
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