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" ... certain it is, that whosoever hath his mind fraught with many thoughts, his wits and understanding do clarify and break up in the communicating and discoursing with another : he tosseth his thoughts more easily, he marshalleth them more orderly, he... "
The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay - Page 281
by Francis Bacon - 1838 - 832 pages
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The Bee: Or Literary Weekly Intelligencer, Volume 15

James Anderson - Books, Reviews - 1793 - 380 pages
...the communicating and discoursing with another ; he tofseth his thoughts more easily, he marfhalleth them more orderly, he seeth how they look when they...he waxeth wiser than himself, and that more by an hours discourse, than by a days meditation*. Let a man therefore so order his discourse, that hemay...
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The Monthly Visitor, and Entertaining Pocket Companion, Volume 14

1801 - 444 pages
...come, to that, certain it is, that whosoever hath his mind fraught with many thoughts, his wits arid understanding do clarify and break up in the communicating...discourse than by a day's meditation. It was well said by Themistocles to the King of Persia— " That speech was like cloth of Arras, opened and put abroad:"...
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Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1812 - 348 pages
...effects, but still to the good and benefit of nature: but yet, without praying in aid of alchymists, there is a manifest image of this in the ordinary...discourse than by a day's meditation. It was well said by Themistocles to the king of Persia, " That speech was like cloth of Arras, opened and put abroad:"...
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The Anonymous and Fugitive Essays of the Earl of Buchan, Collected from ...

David Steuart Erskine (Earl of Buchan.) - Conduct of life - 1812 - 418 pages
...and discoursing with another ; he tosseth his thoughts more easily, he marshallelh them mote orderty, he seeth how they look when they are turned into words....he waxeth wiser than himself, and that more by an hours discourse, than by a days meditation *. Let a man therefore so order his discour-.e, that he...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1815 - 302 pages
...in bodies union strengthened and cherisheth any natural action ; and, on the other side, weakegeth and dulleth any violent impression ; and even so is...discourse than by a day's meditation. It was well said by Themistocles to the king of Persia, " Inat speech " was like cloth of Arras, opened and put " abroad...
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The essays; or, Counsels moral, economical, and political, by sir F. Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1818 - 310 pages
...natural action ; and on the other side, weakeneth and dulleth any violent impression ; and even so it is of minds. The second fruit of Friendship is healthful...discourse, than by a day's meditation. It was well said by Themistocles to the King of 'Persia ; " That speech was like cloth of Arras opened and put abroad ;...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Moral, Economical and Political: With Elegant ...

Francis Bacon - Conduct of life - 1818 - 290 pages
...natural action ; and on the other side, weakeneth and dulleth any violent impression ; and even so it is of minds. The second fruit of Friendship is healthful...Finally, he waxeth wiser than himself; and that more by mi hour's discourse, than by a day's meditation. It was well said by Themistocles to the King of Persia...
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Essays moral, economical and political

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1819 - 214 pages
...is a manifest image of this in the ordinary course of nature ; for, in bodies, union strengthened! and cherisheth any natural action ; and, on the other...discourse than by a day's meditation. It was well said by Themistocles to the king of Persia, " That speech was like cloth of Arras, opened and put abroad ;...
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Sylva sylvarum (century IX-X) Physiological remains. Medical remains ...

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1819 - 580 pages
...friendship is healthful and sovereign for the understanding, as the first is for the affec1• tions. For friendship maketh indeed a fair day in the affections,...discourse, than by a day's meditation. It was well said by Themistocles to the king of Persia, That speech was like cloth of Arras, opened and put abroad, whereby...
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The works of Francis Bacon, Volume 2

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1819 - 604 pages
...confusion of thoughts: neither is this to be understood only of faithful counsel, which a man receivetb. from his friend ; but before you come to that, certain...discourse, than by a day's meditation. It was well said by Themistocles to the king of Persia, That speech was like cloth of Arras, opened and put abroad, whereby...
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