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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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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

1881 - 536 pages
...t Prov. x. IS, xviil. 11. For certainly great riches have sold more men than they have bought out. a profound and elegant classical scholar : he had...all the mysteries of Rabbinical literature : he was Yet have no abstract nor friarly contempt of them: but distinguish, as Cicero saith well of Eabirius...
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Bacon's Essays, Volume 2

Francis Bacon - 1881
...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- 23 tentedly. Yet have no abstract or friarly contempt of them : but distinguish, as Cicero saith...
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The Moral and Historical Works of Lord Bacon: Including His Essays ...

Francis Bacon - 1882 - 504 pages
...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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Bacon's Essays, Volume 2

Francis Bacon - 1882
...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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Getting on in the World: Or, Hints on Success in Life

William Mathews - 1883 - 365 pages
...philosophers to teach him, kings to mount guard over him, — to the extent of that sixpence. — CARLYLE. 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. — BACON. Economy is of itself a great revenue....
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Francis Bacon: (Lord Verulam.): A Critical Review of His Life and Character

Benjamin G. Lovejoy - 1883 - 277 pages
...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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Essays: And Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - 1884 - 425 pages
...and not always iu 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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Bacon's Essays and Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - 1884 - 425 pages
...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 essays of lord Bacon, including his moral and historical works, with ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1884
...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 or friarly contempt of them : but distinguish, as Cicero saith well of Rabirius...
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Fortunate men, how they made money and won renown: a collection of rich men ...

Fortunate men - 1884
...few of us are careful to cultivate them in ourselves. — SPECTATOR. Wealth. Seek not proud wealth, but such as thou mayest get justly, use soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly. — LORD BACON. Wealth, The Passion for. The eloquent but often scorching Dr. South tells us of those...
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