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" Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man, and writing an exact man. And therefore, if a man write little, he had need have a great memory; if he confer little... "
The English Gentleman's Library Manual: Or, A Guide to the Formation of a ... - Página 28
por William Goodhugh - 1827 - 392 páginas
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The Grammar, History, and Derivation of the English Language

Evan Daniel - 1881 - 383 páginas
...To indicate the omission of a word : — Histories make men wise ; poets, witty ; the mathematies, subtle ; natural philosophy, deep ; moral, grave ; logic and rhetoric, able to contend. — Bacon. (9) To separate a series of adjectives or adverbs qualifying the same word : — Ho was...
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Reviews and essays

Thomas Babington Macaulay (baron [essays]) - 1881 - 244 páginas
...little, have a present wit ; and if he read little, have much cunning to seem to know that he doth not. Histories make men wise, poets witty, the mathematics subtle, natural philosophy deep, morals grave, logic and rhetoric able to contend." It will hardly be disputed that this is a passage...
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Choice Readings for Public and Private Entertainment: Arranged for the ...

Robert McLean Cumnock - 1882 - 426 páginas
...present wit; and if he read little, he had need have much cunning, to seem to know that he doth not. Histories make men wise; poets witty; the mathematics...moral grave; logic and rhetoric, able to contend. FKANCIS BACON. . THE SKY. NOT long ago I was slowly descending the carriage road after you leave Albano....
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The Granville series. Reading book. Standard 1-6

Granville series - 1882
...present wit ; and if he read little, he had need have much cunning, to seem to know what he doth not. 6. Histories make men wise ; poets, witty ; the mathematics, subtle ; natural philosophy, deep ; moral philosophy, grave ; logic and rhetoric, able to contend. Indeed there is no stand or impediment in...
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Education and Society in Tudor England

Joan Simon - 1979 - 468 páginas
...Shakespeare and his Critics, 1949, p. 269). 4 The Essays of Montaigne, trans. EJ Trechman, 1, p. 161. mathematics, subtle, natural philosophy, deep; moral, grave, logic and rhetoric, able to contend'. More essays were gradually added to make up a volume more frequently reprinted than any other secular...
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The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

Robert Andrews - 1993 - 1092 páginas
...JANE AUSTEN (1775-181 7), English novelist. Catherine Morland, in Northangcr Abbey, ch. 14 (1818). 3 F ̙, FRANCIS BACON (1561-1626), English philosopher, essayist, statesman. Essjys, "OS Studies' (1597-1625)....
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The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties: From Self-Improvement to Adult ...

1994 - 581 páginas
...boundaries of polite learning were capacious. In his first collection of essays Francis Bacon wrote that "histories make men wise; poets, witty; the mathematics,...philosophy, deep; moral, grave; logic and rhetoric, able to contend."8 In Queene Elizabethe's Achademy (1570), Sir Humphrey Gilbert, himself a specimen of the...
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Famous Lines: A Columbia Dictionary of Familiar Quotations

Robert Andrews - 1997 - 625 páginas
...Harold's Pilgrimage, "cto. 3, st. 107 (1812-1818). Referring to historian Edward Gibbon. History 1 Histories make men wise; poets witty; the mathematics...deep; moral grave; logic and rhetoric able to contend. FRANCIS BACON, (1561-1626) British philosopher, essayist, statesman. Essays, "Of Studies" (1597-1 625)....
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The Persuasive Pen: An Integrated Approach to Reasoning and Writing

Nancy Carrick, Lawrence Finsen - 1997 - 306 páginas
...present wit; and if he read little, he had need have much cunning, to seem to know that he doth not. Histories make men wise, poets witty, the mathematics...deep, moral grave, logic and rhetoric able to contend. (Bacon 175) Anaphora (Repeating Sentence Openings) Perhaps it is easy for those who never felt the...
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Social Dimensions of Information Technology: Issues for the New Millennium

G. David Garson - 2000 - 362 páginas
...outcomes and to shape modern concepts of individual as well as societal freedoms and rights. INTRODUCTION Histories make men wise; poets, witty; the mathematics,...moral, grave; logic and rhetoric, able to contend. — Francis Bacon (1625) If other people are going to talk, conversation becomes impossible. — James...
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