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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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Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1856
...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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Bacon's Essays: With Annotations

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - Conduct of life - 1857 - 550 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...him; so that a man hath, as it were, two lives in his desires. A men 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, with The wisdom of the ancients ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1857
...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 15 Arift. Magn. Moral, ii. n and 15. Eth. Eud. vii. 12. Friend, he may reft almoft fecure that the...
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Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...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...rest almost secure that the care of those things will continuo after him. So that a man hath, as it were, two lives in his desires.1 A man hath a body, and...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - English literature - 1858
...will appear 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...principally take to heart ; the bestowing of a child, the flnishing of a work, or the like. If a man have a true friend, ho may rest almost secure that the care...
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The Guardian, Volumes 10-11

Conduct of life - 1859
...self ;" because, a friend is far more. Men have their time, and die, often, while desiring somethings which they principally take to heart ; — the bestowing...a work, or the like. If a man have a true friend, hemay rest almost secure that, those things will be well taken care of, when he shall have gone ; so...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon - 1860
...the ancients, to say, that a friend is another himnelf ; 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.1 A man hath a body, and that body is con1 adeo ut fatum immaturian vir obsit . nique habeat...
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The Quarterly Magazine of the Independent Order of Odd-Fellows, Manchester Unity

Fraternal organizations - 1860
...the ancient« 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...friend, he may rest almost secure, that the care of these things will continue after him. So that a man hath, as it were, two lives in his desires. A man...
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Mysteries of Life, Death, and Futurity: Illustrated from the Best and Latest ...

John Timbs - Death - 1861 - 276 pages
...another himself ;" for that a Friend is far more than himself. Men have their time, and die many times of some things which they principally take to heart...; so that a man hath, as it were, two lives in his desires. In the same Essay, Bacon mentions that Septimius Severus had such a friendship for Plautianus,...
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The Bible Word-book: A Glossary of Old English Bible Words

Jonathan Eastwood - Bible - 1866 - 564 pages
...works of mercy. Serm. p. 23. Bacon uses 'bestowing' as a substantive, for placing or settling in life : Men have their time, and die many times in desire...heart ; the bestowing of a child, the finishing of a worke, or the like. Ess. xxvu. p. 114. Bethink, «. reft, (i Kin. viii. 47 ; 2 Chr. yi. 37). A.-S....
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