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" It were good therefore that men in their innovations would follow the example of time itself, which indeed innovateth greatly, but quietly and by degrees scarce to be perceived... "
The Slave colonies of Great Britain; or, A picture of Negro slavery drawn by ... - Page 102
by Society for the Mitigation and Gradual Abolition of Slavery Throughout the British Dominions - 1825 - 164 pages
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The Orthodox churchman's magazine; or, A Treasury of divine and useful knowledge

1804
...scorn to the new. It were good therefore, that men, in their innovations, would follow the exarople of time itself, which indeed innovateth greatly, but quietly, and by degrees scarce to be perceived : for, otherwise, whatsoever is new is unlookpd for; and even it mends sp.ip^...
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Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1812 - 295 pages
...reverence too much old times, are but a scorn to the new. It were good, therefore, that men, in their innovations, would follow the example of time itself,...indeed innovateth greatly, but quietly, and by degrees scarce to be perceived; for otherwise, whatsoever is new is unlocked for; and ever it mends some, and...
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Auntient lere, a selection of aphoristical and preceptive passages from the ...

Ancient learning - 1812
...discover what is the straight and right way, and " so to walk in it." IBID. IT were good that men in their innovations would follow the example of time itself,...indeed, innovateth greatly, but quietly and by degrees, scarce to be perceived. IBID. GENERALLY, let princes and states choose such ministers as are more sensible...
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Historical reflections on the constitution and representative system of England

James Jopp - 1812
...reverence too much old times are but a scorn to the new. It were good therefore, that men in their innovations would follow the example of time itself,...indeed innovateth greatly, but quietly and by degrees scarce to be perceived ; for otherwise whatsoever is new is unlocked for ; and ever it mends some,...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1815
...reverence too much old times are but a scorn to the new. It were good, therefore, that men in their innovations would follow the example of time itself,...indeed innovateth greatly, but quietly and by degrees scarce to be perceived ; for otherwise, whatsoever is new is unlooked for ; and ever it mends some,...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Miscellaneous writings in philosophy, morality ...

Francis Bacon - 1815
...vicegerent. The one bridleth their power, and the other their will. " It were good that men, in their innovations, would follow the example of time itself,...indeed innovateth greatly, but quietly, and by degrees scarce to be perceived. " The best governments are always subject to be like the fairest crystals,...
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge. [With] Supp

Encyclopaedia Perthensis - 1816
...doth argue (tayednefs ; but levjty and want of experience maketh apt unto innovations. Hookeri — It were good that men in innovations would follow the example of time itfelf, which indeed innovateth greatly, but quiety and by degrees. Bacon.— Great .changes may be,...
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts ..., Volume 12

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1816
...doth argue (layednefs ; but levity and want of experience maketh apt unto innovations. Hooter. — It were good that men in innovations would follow the example of time itfelf, which indeed innovateth greatly, but quiety and by degrees. Bacon. — Great changes may be...
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The essays; or, Counsels moral, economical, and political, by sir F. Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1818
...New things, like strangers, are more admired, and less favoured. 74. It were good that men, in their innovations, would follow the example of time itself,...indeed innovateth greatly, but quietly, and by degrees scarce to be perceived. 75. They that reverence too much old time, are but a scorn to the new. 76....
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The British Review, and London Critical Journal, Volume 11

1818
...they that reverence old times are but a scorn to the new. It were good, therefore, that men in their innovations would follow the example of time itself,...indeed innovateth greatly, but quietly, and by degrees scarce to be perceived; for, otherwise, whatsoever is new is unlocked for. — It is good also not...
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