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" But this is excellently expressed, that it is in imagination, and not always in fact. For certainly great riches have sold more men than they have bought out. Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get justly, use soberly, distribute cheerfully,... "
Plain Living and High Thinking: A New Year Homily - Page 31
by Theodore Thornton Munger - 1897 - 61 pages
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A Graded Test Spelling-book: To which are Added Sentences for Analysis and ...

Josiah Hotchkiss Gilbert - 1877 - 104 pages
...once did sell the lion's skin while the beast lived, was killed with hunting him. .LESSON XXIII. 1. Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...soberly, distribute cheerfully and leave contentedly. — Bacon. 2. Tell me with whom you go, and I will tell you what you do. 3. Honor and shame from no...
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The works of lord Bacon, moral and historical, with a brief memoir of the ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1877 - 524 pages
...imagination, and not always in fact. For certainly great riches have sold more men than they have bought out. Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly. Yet have no abstract nor friarly contempt of them : but distinguish, as Cicero saith well of Rabirius...
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The pilgrim's progress from this world to that which is to come. With notes ...

John Bunyan - 1877
...behind, but it hindereth the march ; yea, and the care of it sometimes loseth or disturbeth the victory," "Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly; yet have no abstract or friarly contempt of them." " Believe not much them that seem to despise riches,...
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Common Sense in Business, Or, Practical Answers to Practical Questions on ...

Edwin Troxell Freedley - 1878 - 378 pages
...one who has acquired a competency. Lord Bacon, one of the wisest of modern philosophers, advises : " Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly." If wealth were the true or only measure of success in business, a rich robber would seem more worthy...
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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
...imagination, and not always in fact. For certainly, great riches have sold more men than they have bought out. Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...justly, use soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave con- 25 tentedly. Yet have no abstract or friarly contempt of them : but distinguish, as Cicero saith...
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The Essays (I-LVIII) Or, Counsels Civil and Moral of Francis, Lord Verulam ...

Francis Bacon - 1879 - 347 pages
...for, certainly, great Riches have solds more men than they have bought out. Seek not proud Riches,7 but such as thou mayest get justly, use soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly ; yet have no abstract nor friarly contempt3 of them ; but distinguish, as Cicero saith well of Rabirius...
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The essays, i-(lviii) or, Counsels civil and moral of Francis lord ..., Volume 2

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1879
...for, certainly, great Riches have sold6 more men than they have bought out. Seek not proud Riches,7 but such as thou mayest get justly, use soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly ; yet have no abstract nor friarly contempt3 of them ; but distinguish, as Cicero saith well of Rabirius...
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The biblical museum. Old Testament, Volume 7

James Comper Gray - 1880
...that 'walketh uprightly.'" — Spk. Com. e Dr. Cheever. a Pr. xx. 6 ; 2 Ш. xii. 15, xxii. 7. Ь " Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly." — IĦord2iucon. "I will study more how to give account of my little, than how to make it more." —...
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The secret of success; or, How to get on in the world

William Henry Davenport Adams - 1880
...tree." — George Herbert, KEY-NOTES. " When all is holiday, there are no holidays." — Charles Lamb. " Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly ; yet have no abstract or friarly contempt of them." — Lord Bacon. " On ne vaut que ce qu'on veut...
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Text-book of Prose from Burke, Webster, and Bacon: With Notes, and Sketches ...

Henry Norman Hudson - 1881
...and not always in fact; for, certainly, great riches have sold more men than they have bought out. Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly: yet have no abstract nor friarly contempt of them ; but distinguish, as Cicero saith well of Rabirius...
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