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" Doth any man doubt, that if there were taken out of men's minds vain opinions, flattering hopes, false valuations, imaginations as one would, and the like, but it would leave the minds of a number of men poor shrunken things, full of melancholy, and indisposition,... "
Examples of English Prose: From the Reign of Elizabeth to the Present Time ... - Page 87
by George Walker - 1825 - 615 pages
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1838
...pleasure. Doth any man doubt, that if there were taken out of men's minds vain opinions, nattering hopes, false valuations, imaginations as one would,...the fathers, in great severity, called poesy, vinum dtcmonum ; because it filleth the imagination, and yet it is but with the shadow of a lie. But it is...
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Poems: Now First Collected

Chandos Leigh - 1839 - 402 pages
...NOTHING. " Doth any man doubt, that if there were taken out of men's minds, vain opinions, nattering hopes, false valuations, imaginations as ' one would,'...melancholy and indisposition, and unpleasing to themselves ?"—BACON. WHAT wild ambitious schemes The ripen'd man engage ? To love's delusive dreams Succeed...
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Principles of Teaching, Or, The Normal School Manual: Containing Practical ...

Henry Dunn - 1839 - 270 pages
...opinions, flattering hopes, false valuations, imaginations, as one would, and the like vinum damonum, but it would leave the minds of a number of men, poor...melancholy and indisposition, and unpleasing to themselves ?" Alas, how true ! How many in this way, first dupe themselves, and then become the dupes of others...
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The School Teacher's Manual: Containing Practical Suggestions on Teaching ...

Henry Dunn - 1839 - 223 pages
...opinions, nattering hopes, false valuations, imaginations, as one would, and the like vinum damonum, but it would leave the minds of a number of men, poor...melancholy and indisposition, and unpleasing to themselves ?"' Alas, how true ! How many, in this way, first dupe themselves, and then become the dupes of others...
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Essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, and the two books Of the proficience ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1840
...doth eve? add pleasure. Doth any man doubt, that if there were taken out of men's minds vain opinions, flattering hopes, false valuations, imaginations as...things, full of melancholy and indisposition, and vmpleasing to themselves ? One of the fathers, in great severity, called poesy " vinum daemonum,"i...
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The Christian reformer; or, Unitarian magazine and review [ed. by ..., Volume 9

Robert Aspland - 1842
...professors, when he asks, " Doth any man doubt that if there were taken out of men's minds vain opinions, flattering hopes, false valuations, imaginations as...melancholy and indisposition, and unpleasing to themselves ?" Is there not benevolence in the wish — it is one in which I am often disposed to indulge — that...
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The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Register for British and Foreign India ...

1843
...observes Lord Bacon, in his Essay on Truth, " that if there were taken from men's minds vain opinions, flattering hopes, false valuations, imaginations as...shrunken things, full of melancholy and indisposition, CRITICAL NOTICES. n» Easter* <nd Wetter* States of America. By JS BVCCIMQBAM, Esq. Three Vols. Fisher....
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The Eclectic Museum of Foreign Literature, Science and Art, Volume 2

John Holmes Agnew, Eliakim Littell - 1843
...valuations, imaginations as one would say, and the like vinum Dœmonum, (as a Father calleth poetry,) but it would leave the minds of a number of men poor...melancholy and indisposition, and unpleasing to themselves 1" It would now be more to the purpose to inquire, what is likely to be the effect of living in an...
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The Edinburgh Review, Volume 77

1843
...valuations, imaginations as one would say, and the like vinum Dcemanum, (as a Father calleth poetry,) but it would leave the minds of a number of men poor...melancholy and indisposition, and unpleasing to themselves ?' It would now be more to the purpose to enquire, what is likely to be the effect of living in an...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 2

1843
...valuations, imaginations as one would say, and the like vinum Damonum, (as a Father calleth poetry,) but it would leave the minds of a number of men poor...melancholy and indisposition, and unpleasing to themselves 1" It would now be more to the purpose to inquire, what is likely to be the effect of living in an...
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