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" But we may go further, and affirm most truly that it is a mere and miserable solitude to want true friends ; without which the world is but a wilderness ; and even in this sense also of solitude, whosoever in the frame of his nature and affections is... "
The Monthly Visitor, and Entertaining Pocket Companion - Page 332
1801
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Bacon's Essays: With Annotations

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - Conduct of life - 1857 - 550 pages
...solitude to want true friends, without which the world is but a wilderness ; and, even in this scene also of solitude, whosoever, in the frame of his nature...friendship, he taketh it of the beast, and not from humanity.7 A principal fruit of friendship is the ease and discharge of the fulness of the heart, which...
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Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...most truly that it is a mere and miserable solitude to want true friends ; without which the world is but a wilderness ; and even in this sense also...from humanity. A principal fruit of friendship is the case and discharge of the fulness and swellings of the heart, which passions of all kinds do cause...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1859
...solitude to want true friends, without which the world is but a wilderness: and even in this sense alsoof solitude, whosoever in the frame of his nature and...friendship is the ease and discharge of the fulness and swellings of the heart, which passions of all kinds do cause and induce. We know diseases of stoppings...
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The Guardian, Volumes 10-11

Conduct of life - 1859
...the soul ! >\veet'nei- of life, and solder of society t And in this sense also of solitude, whoever in the frame of his nature and affections, is unfit for friendship, partakes of the brute aud not of humanity. A principal fruit of friendship is the discharge of the...
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The Quarterly Magazine of the Independent Order of Odd-Fellows, Manchester Unity

Fraternal organizations - 1860
...fathers of the Church. It is a mere and miserable solitude to want true friends, without which the world is but a wilderness ; and, even in this sense also...nature and affections, is unfit for Friendship, he tuketh it of the beast, and not from humanity. Л principal fruit of Friendship, is the ease and discharge...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - English essays - 1861 - 586 pages
...solitude to want true friends, without which the world is but a wilderness ; and, even in this scene also of solitude, whosoever, in the frame of his nature...friendship, he taketh it of the beast, and not from humanity.7 A principal fruit of friendship is the ease and discharge of 1 Aristotle, Eth., B. 8. •Aversation...
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The Freemasons' Monthly Magazine, Volumes 21-22

Freemasonry - 1862
...most truly, that it is a mere and miserable solitude to want true friends, without which the world is but a wilderness ; and even in this sense also...affections is unfit • for friendship, he taketh it from the beast and not from humanity." Now, Masonry is a world-wide combination for promoting Friendship...
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Biographical Sketches

Nassau William Senior - Biography - 1863 - 517 pages
...most truly, that it is a mere and miserable solitude to want true friends, without which the world is but a wilderness ; and, even in this sense also...he taketh it of the beast, and not from humanity.' The first three of the Essays, which appeared for the first time in the edition of 1825, and are probably...
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Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon - 1864
...most truly that it is a mere and miserable solitude to want true friends ; without which the world is but a wilderness ; and even in this sense also...friendship is the ease and discharge of the fulness and swellings of the heart, which passions of all kinds do cause and induce. We know diseases of stoppings...
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The literary reader: prose authors, with biogr. notices &c. by H.G. Robinson

Hugh George Robinson - 1867
...affirm most truly that it is a mere and miserable solitude to want true friends, without which the world is but a wilderness : and even in this sense also...friendship is the ease and discharge of the fulness and swellings of the heart, which passions of all kinds do cause and induce. We know diseases of stoppings...
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