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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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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1838
...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 j but where friendship is, all offices...
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Selections from Jeremy Taylor [and others] designed to assist in forming the ...

Edward Stanley Bosanquet - 1840
...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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Essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, and the two books Of the proficience ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1840
...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...may rest almost secure that the care of those things sill continue after him ; so that a man hath, as it were, two lives in his desires. A man bth a body,...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...the ancients, to nay ' 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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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...ancients, to say * that a friend i> another himself; for that a friend is far more than iłm^lf.' Men hare plays many m»? rest almost secure that the care of those things will continue after him ; so that a man hath,...
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A Treatise on the Conduct of the Understanding

John Locke - Intellect - 1849 - 132 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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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1858
...that a Friend is far more than himself. Men have their time, and dio many times in desire of «ome things which they principally take to heart; the bestowing...; 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 Plantianus,...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1849
...ancients, to say ' that a friend ”я another himself; for tlmt a friend is far more than himself.' , and ree, better than English. His mind is not much distracted worV, or the like. If a man have a true friend, he may rest almost secure that the care of those things...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...ancients, to say, " that a friend is another himself; for that a friend is far more than himself." where lost,) there be but three things which one nation...yieldeth it ; the manufacture ; and the victure, desires. A man hath a body, and that body is confined to a place; but where friendship is, all offices...
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Works, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...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...those things will continue after him. So that a man linth as it were two lives in his desires. A man hath a body, and that body is confined to a place...
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