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" STUDIES serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for delight is in privateness and retiring; for ornament, is in discourse; and for ability, is in the judgment and disposition of business. For expert men can execute, and perhaps... "
Gleanings from the Harvest Fields of Literature: A Melange of Excerpta ... - Page 487
by Charles Carroll Bombaugh - 1860 - 527 pages
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Translating Literatures, Translating Cultures: New Vistas and Approaches in ...

Kurt Mueller-Vollmer, Michael Irmscher - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 214 pages
...when we transplant a text from a foreign language into our own. The first passage of that essay reads: "Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for...for ability, is in the judgment and disposition of business."4 The introduction of the Bacon essay enlarges the parameters of translation workshop activities:...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1999 - 216 pages
...OF STUDIES Studies serve for pastimes, for ornaments, and for ab1lities. Their chief use for pastime is in privateness and retiring; for ornament is in discourse, and for ability is in judgment. For expert men can execute, but learned men are fittest to judge or censure. H To spend too...
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Analyzing Prose: Second Edition

Richard Lanham - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 244 pages
...requires an example, and again I've chosen a passage from Bacon, from the short essay 'Of Studies.' Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability....ability, is in the judgment and disposition of business. ... To spend too much time in studies is sloth; to use them too much for ornament is affectation; to...
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英汉互译实践与技巧

许建平 - Chinese language - 2003 - 358 pages
...Translation Exercises for @ Independent Work @ .. English-Chinese Translation 1 OfS 卞 ud 沦 S Studies serve for delight, for ornament and, for ability. Their chief use for de light is in privateness and retiring; for ornament, is in discourse; and for ability, is in the...
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How We Read: Passion for Knowledge Disciplined by Subtle Turns of Strategies ...

Rong Fan - Education - 2006 - 168 pages
...thinking. 160 Appendix OF STUDIES By FRANCIS BACON English philosopher, statesman and writer (1561 - 1626) •Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for...judgment, and disposition of business. For expert men can execute, and perhaps judge of particulars, one by one; but the general counsels, and the plots and...
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The English Reader: What Every Literate Person Needs to Know

Diane Ravitch - Literary Collections - 2006 - 486 pages
...axioms in science, which by tradition, credulity, and negligence have come to be received. Of Studies Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability....judgment, and disposition of business. For expert men can execute, and perhaps judge of particulars, one by one; but the general counsels, and the plots and...
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新编实用英汉翻译实例评析

Chinese language - 2006 - 511 pages
...所有相关人员会群策群力共同奋斗。 1985 年3 月《 大西洋月干@ @ 》 范例欣赏 Of Studies Studies serve for delight, for ornament and for ability....ornament, is in discourse ; and for ability, is in the judgement and disposition of business. For expert men can execute, and perhaps judge of particulars...
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Medical Education: Past, Present, and Future : Handing on Learning

Kenneth Charles Calman - Medical - 2007 - 543 pages
...This Page Intentionally Left Blank Renaissance and reformation books, bodies, blood and branding irons Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability....ornament, is in discourse; and for ability, is in the judgement and disposition of business. Francis Bacon, in an essay 'On Studies'1 INTRODUCTION This chapter...
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英国文学学习指南: 英国文学史及选读综合练习

2006 - 501 pages
...由e 计contentw 凡山由eIast w 村chcompIe 匝由e 驼n 护of 由ea 认) veunes 嗅 饰6A 婢ff Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for de light is in privateness and retiring; for ornament, is in discourse; and for ability, is in die...
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