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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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Introduction to English Literature, Including a Number of Classic Works ...

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - 1894 - 633 pages
...fact ; for, certainly, great riches have sold more men than they have bought out. Seek not proud IJ riches, but such as thou mayest get justly, use soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly: yet have no abstract'4 nor friarly '5 contempt of them ; but distinguish, as Cicero '6 saith well of...
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Many Thoughts of Many Minds: A Treasury of Quotations from the Literature of ...

Louis Klopsch - 1896 - 304 pages
...upon a good man than the inconveniences of an honest poverty. — I/ ESTRA NGE. Seek not proud wealth; but such as thou mayest get justly, use soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly. — BACON. Conscience and wealth are not always neighbors. — MASSINGER. He that will not permit his...
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The International Library of Famous Literature: Selections from ..., Volume 6

Andrew Lang, Donald Grant Mitchell - 1898 - 9822 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 or friarly contempt of them ; but distinguished, as Cicero saith well of Rabirius...
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The Universal Anthology with Bibliographic Essays

Richard Garnett - 1899
...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 distinguished, as Cicero saith well of Rabirius...
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The universal anthology: a collection of the best literature, ancient ...

Richard Garnett, Léon Vallée, Alois Brandl - 1899
...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 distinguished, as Cicero saith well of Rabirius...
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Speeches of the Stump: The Bar, and the Platform

Charles Sedgwick May - 1899 - 466 pages
...believe the same great authority announced the true rule of moderation and of wisdom in the injunction, " Seek not proud riches, but such as thou mayest get...soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly." Riches, like everything else which is given us here, have their • uses. But as every other thing...
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The World's Best Essays: From the Earliest Period to the Present Time, Volume 1

David Josiah Brewer, Edward Archibald Allen, William Schuyler - 1900
...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 Essayes Or, Counsels Civill and Morall of Francis Bacon ...

Francis Bacon - 1900 - 6 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 Essays: Colours of Good and Evil, & Advancement of Learning

Francis Bacon - 1900 - 422 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 Essayes Or Counsels Civill and Morall of Francis Lo: Verulam, Viscount ...

Francis Bacon - 1900
...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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