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" That a friend is another himself; for that a friend is far more than himself. Men have their time, and die many times in desire of some things which they principally take to heart ; the bestowing of a child, the finishing of a work, or the like. If a... "
The Works of Francis Bacon - Page 129
by Francis Bacon - 1815
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1850
...is another himself; for that a friend is far more than himself.1 Men have their time, and die manv v.ork, or the likf-1. If a man have a true f/iend, he may rest almost secure that the care of tho>e...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with notes by A. Spiers

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1851
...ancients, to say, " that a friend is another himself; for that a friend is far more than himself. " Men have their time, and die many times in desire...rest almost secure that the care of those things will con1 Muskets when first introduced were fired not, as at present, upon the arm but upon a stand, called...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - English literature - 1851
...will apIwar that it was a sparing speech of the ancients to say ' that a friend is another himself.' Men have their time, and die many times in desire...finishing of a work, or the like. If a man have a true fViend, he may rest almost secure that the care of those things will continue after him ; so that a...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - English literature - 1851
...of the ancients to say ' that a friend is another himself.' Men have their time, and die many tunes in desire of some things which they principally take...a work, or the like. If a man have a true friend, ho may rest almost secure that the care of those things will continue after him ; so that a man hath,...
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Foliorum Centuriae: Selections for Translation Into Latin and Greek Prose ...

Hubert Ashton Holden - English language - 1852 - 360 pages
...the ancients, to say, "that a friend is another himself; for that a friend is far more than himself." Men have their time, and die many times in desire...; so that a man hath, as it were, two lives in his desires. A man hath a body, and that body is confined to a place ; but where friendship is, all offices...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral ; And, Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1852 - 349 pages
...defire of fome things, which they principally take to Heart; the beftowing of a Child, the finifhing of a Work, or the like. If a Man have a true Friend, he may reft almoft fecure, that the Care of thofe things, will continue after him. So that a man hath as it...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1853
...the ancients, to say, that a friend is another himself; for that a friend is far more than himself. Men have their time, and die many times in desire...; so that a man hath, as it were, two lives in his desires. A man hath a body, and that body is confined to a place ; but where friendship is, all offices...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productins of ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1853
...the ancients, to say ' that a friend a another himself; for that a friend is far more than himself.' Men have their time, and die many times in desire...work, or the like. If a man have a true friend, he mav rest almost secure that the care of those things will continue after him; so that a man hath, as...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: Philosophical works

Francis Bacon - 1854
...the ancients to say, That a friend is another himself; for that a friend is far more than himself. Men have their time, and die many times in desire...him. So that a man hath as it were two lives in his desires. A man hath a body, and that body is confined to a place ; but where friendship is, nil offices...
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The Essays: Or, Counsels, Civil and Moral ; and The Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1856 - 360 pages
...the ancients to say, " that a friend is another himself," for that a friend is far more than himself. Men have their time, and die many times in desire...; so that a man hath, as it were, two lives in his desires. A man hath a body, and that body is confined to a place ; but where friendship is. all offices...
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