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" Bacon to be a man plain, direct, and constant, without all finesse and doubleness ; and one that was of the mind that a man in his private proceedings and estate, and in the proceedings of state, should rest upon the soundness and strength of his own... "
Lands of the Free: Historical Broadcast Series of the NBC Inter-American ... - Page 279
by NBC University of the Air - 1852
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The Letters and the Life of Francis Bacon Including All His ..., Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1861
...their own courses, and not upon practice to circumvent others ; according to the sentence of Salomon, Vir prudens advertit ad gressus suos, stultus autem...Ross, a subtle and observing man, said of him that he stands, owing probably to some confusion in the original, eaused by corrections and interlineations...
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The Life and Correspondence of Francis Bacon

J. F. Foard - 1861 - 568 pages
...a man, in his private proceedings and estate, and in the proceedings of state, should rest upon the soundness and strength of his own courses, and not upon practice to circumvent others." As Bacon has in none of his works' manifested a special apprehension of character, or a power like...
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The Letters and the Life of Francis Bacon Including All His Occasional Works ...

Francis Bacon - English literature - 1861
...proceedings, and a state4 in the proceedings of state, should rest upon the soundness and strength of their own courses, and not upon practice to circumvent others ; according to the sentence of Salomon, Vir prudens advertit ad gressus suos, stultus autem diverlit ad dolos ; insomuch that the...
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Bacon, His Writings and His Philosophy

George Lillie Craik - 1862 - 715 pages
...a man, in his private proceedings and estate, and in the proceedings of state, should rest upon the soundness and strength of his own courses and not...sentence of Solomon : " Vir prudens advertit ad Gressus sues, stultus autein divertit ad Dolos ;'' insomuch, that the Bishop of Row, a subtile and observing...
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Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 8

Francis Bacon - 1862
...proceedings, and a state 4 in the proceedings of state, should rest upon the soundness and strength of their own courses, and not upon practice to circumvent others; according to the sentence of Salomon, Vir prudens advertit ad gressus suos, stultus autem divertit ad dolos; insomuch that the Bishop...
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The English Nation; Or, A History of England in the Lives of ..., Volume 1

George Godfrey Cunningham - Great Britain - 1863
...estate, and in the proceedings of state, should rest upon the soundness and strength of his own causes, and not upon practice to circumvent others, according...advertit ad gressus suos ; stultus autem divertit ad dolorem ; ' insomuch that the bishop of Rosse, a subtle and observing man, said of him, that he could...
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Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of ..., Volume 2

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Judges - 1868
...of a mind that a man in his private proceedings, and in the proceedings of state, sbould rest on the soundness and strength of his own courses, and not upon practice to circumvent others, accordino to the sentence of Solomon, Vir prudens advertit ad gressus suos ; stultus autem dim-tit...
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Memoirs of the court of queen Elizabeth. Repr. of the 6th ed

Lucy Aikin - 1872
...a man in his private proceedings and estate, and in the proceedings of state, should rest upon the soundness and strength of his own courses, and not upon practice to circumvent others.' After Elizabeth had forgiven his interference respecting the succession, no one was held by her in...
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Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of ..., Volume 2

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Judges - 1874
...of a mind that a man in his private proceedings, and in the proceedings of state, should rest on the soundness and strength of his own courses, and not...Solomon, Vir prudens advertit ad gressus suos ; stultus autctn divcrtit ad dolos, — insomuch that the Bishop of Ross, a subtle and observing man, said of...
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Bericht Über Die Realschule I. Ordnung Zu Leipzig Im Schuljahr 1874-1875

Michael Walsh - 1875 - 90 pages
...that a man in private proceedings and estate, and in the proceedings of state, should rest upon the soundness and strength of his own courses and not...advertit ad gressus suos, stultus autem divertit ad dolos«."4) — Born under such favourable auspices, it might be inferred that young Bacon's prospects...
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