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" It is good in discourse, and speech of conversation, to vary and intermingle speech of the present occasion with arguments, tales with reasons, asking of questions with telling of opinions, and jest with earnest: for it is a dull thing to tire, and as... "
The book of the Axe - Page v
by George Philip R. Pulman - 1854 - 495 pages
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Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1812 - 295 pages
...to moderate and pass to somewhat else, for then a man leads the dance. It is good in discourse, and speech of conversation, to vary and intermingle speech...is a dull thing to tire, and as we say now, to jade any thing too far. As for jest, there be certain things which ought to be privileged from it; namely,...
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Auntient lere, a selection of aphoristical and preceptive passages from the ...

Ancient learning - 1812
...to moderate and pass to somewhat else ; for then a man leads the dance. It is good in discourse and speech of conversation to vary and intermingle speech...for it is a dull thing to tire, and, as we say now, \ojade any thing too far. As for jest, there be certain things which ought to be privileged from it,...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1815
...to moderate and pass to somewhat else, for then a man leads the dance. It is good in discourse, and speech of conversation, .to vary and intermingle speech...a . dull thing to tire, and as we say now, to jade any thing too far. As for jest, there be certain things which ought to be privileged from it; namely,...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Moral, Economical and Political: With Elegant ...

Francis Bacon - Conduct of life - 1818 - 290 pages
...to moderate and pass to somewhat else ; for then a man leads the dance. It is good, in discourse and speech of conversation, to vary and intermingle speech...a dull thing to tire, and, as we say now, to jade any thing too far. As for jest, there be certain things which ought to be privileged from it ; namely,...
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The essays; or, Counsels moral, economical, and political, by sir F. Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1818
...to moderate and pass to somewhat else ; for then a man leads the dance. It is good, in discourse and speech of conversation, to vary and intermingle speech...a dull thing to tire, and, as we say now, to jade any thing loo far. As for jest, there be certain things which ought to be privileged from it ; namely,...
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The Table Talk of John Selden

John Selden - Table-talk - 1818 - 180 pages
...discourse and speech of conversation (says his Lordship, in the quaint but expressive language of his age) to vary and intermingle speech of the present occasion...with telling of opinions ; and jest with earnest." In this compilation are contained several authentic anecdotes of distinguished Literary Characters...
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Sylva sylvarum (century IX-X) Physiological remains. Medical remains ...

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1819
...to moderate, and pass to somewhat else ; for then a man leads the dance. It is good in discourse and speech of conversation to vary, and intermingle speech...a dull thing to tire, and, as we say now, to jade any thing too far. As for jest, there be certain things which ought to be privileged from it ; namely,...
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Essays by Lords Bacon and Clarendon: Two Volumes in One, Volumes 1-2

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1820 - 539 pages
...moderate and pass to some what Ğlse, for then a man leads the dance. It is good in discourse, and speech of conversation, to vary and intermingle speech...is a dull thing to tire, and as we say now, to jade any thing too far. As for jest, there be certain things which ought to be privileged from it; namely,...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 1

British prose literature - 1821
...to moderate and pass to somewhat else, for then a man leads the dance. It is good in discourse, and speech of conversation, to vary and intermingle speech...is a dull thing to tire, and as we say now, to jade any thing too far. As for jest, there be certain things which ought to be privileged from it ; namely,...
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Essays moral, economical and political

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1822
...conversation, to vary and intermingle speech of the present occasion with arguments, tales with reason, asking of questions with telling of opinions, and...a dull thing to tire, and, as we say now, to jade any thing too far. As for jest, there be certain things which ought to be privileged from it; namely,...
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