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" ... wandering, let him study the mathematics ; for in demonstrations, if his wit be called away never so little, he must begin again ; if his wit be not apt to distinguish or find differences, let him study the schoolmen, for they are " Cymini sectores... "
The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a Life of the ... - Page cxviii
by Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1848
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Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1812 - 295 pages
...and breast, gentle walking for the stomach, riding for the head, and the like; so, if a man's wits be wandering, let him study the mathematics; for in...every defect of the mind may have a special receipt. OF ^Faction. MANY have an opinion not wise, that for a prince to govern his estate, or for a great...
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Auntient lere, a selection of aphoristical and preceptive passages from the ...

Ancient learning - 1812
...the schoolmen, for they are cymini sectores. If he be not apt to beat over matters, and to call up one thing to prove and illustrate another, let him...every defect of the mind may have a special receipt. LORD BACON. WE may gather out of history, a policy no less wise than eternal, by the comparison and...
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Essays moral, economical and political

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1819 - 196 pages
...wit be not apt to distinguish or find differences, let him study the schoolmen, for they are " Cymiui sectores ; if he be not apt to beat over matters,...every defect of the mind may have a special receipt. LII. OF FACTION. MANY have an opinion not wise, that for a priuce to govern his estate, or for a great...
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Sylva sylvarum (century IX-X) Physiological remains. Medical remains ...

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1819
...the schoolmen ; for they are cymini sectores : if he be not apt to beat over matters, and to call up one thing to prove and illustrate another, let him...every defect of the mind may have a special receipt. LI. OF FACTION. MANY have an opinion not wise; that for a prince to govern his estate, or for a great...
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Essays by Lords Bacon and Clarendon: Two Volumes in One, Volumes 1-2

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1820 - 539 pages
...and breast, ' gentle walking for the stomach, riding for the head, and the like; so, if a man's wits be wandering, let him study the mathematics; for in...every defect of the mind may have a special receipt. LII. OF FACTIOJJ. MANY have an opinion not wise, that for a prince to govern his estate, or for a great...
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The retrospective review, Volume 4

1821
...the schoolmen : for they are Cymini sectores : if he be not apt to beat over matters, and to call up one thing to prove and illustrate another, let him...every defect of the mind may have a special receipt." Such is the nature of these Idols of the Den, with some of their consequences and remedies, " Of which...
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 4

Books - 1821
...the schoolmen : for they are Cymini sectores : if he be not apt to beat over matters, and to call up one thing to prove and illustrate another, let him...every defect of the mind may have a special receipt." Such is the nature of these Idols of the Den, with some of their consequences and remedies, " Of which...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1825
...subtile ; natural philosophy deep ; moral, grave ; logic and rhetoric, able to contend ; " Abeunt studia in mores ;" nay, there is no stond or impediment in...every defect of the mind may have a special receipt. LI. OF FACTION. Many have an opinion not wise, that for a prince to govern his estate, or for a great...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1825
...subtile ; natural philosophy deep ; moral, grave ; logic and rhetoric, able to contend ; " Abeunt studia in mores ;" nay, there is no stond or impediment in...every defect of the mind may have a special receipt. LI. OF FACTION. Many have an opinion not wise, that for a prince to govern his estate, or for a great...
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Examples of English Prose: From the Reign of Elizabeth to the Present Time ...

George Walker - English prose literature - 1825 - 615 pages
...the schoolmen ; for they are cymini sectores : if he be not apt to beat over matters, and to call up one thing to prove and illustrate another, let him...every defect of the mind may have a special receipt. JOSEPH HALL, BISHOP OF NORWICH, Born 1574— Died 1656. SERMON, JOHN xix. 30. Preached at St. Paul's...
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