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" The proverbs of several nations were much studied by Bishop Andrews, and the reason he gave was, because by them he knew the minds of several nations, which is a brave thing ; as we count him a wise man that knows the minds and insides of men, which is... "
The Monthly magazine - Page 21
by Monthly literary register - 1810
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Table Talk: Being the Discourses of John Selden

John Selden - Religion and state - 1689 - 167 pages
...he thinks no more of them, or is no more thought of himself. CXIX Proverbs THE Proverbs of several Nations were much studied by Bishop Andrews, and the...to a Nation, being transmitted from Father to Son. cxx Question WHEN a doubt is propounded, you must learn to distinguish, and show wherein a thing holds,...
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Table-talk: the discourses of J. Selden [ed. by R. Milward.].

John Selden - 1716
...feveral Nations , which is a brave thing ; as we count him a vife Man, that knows the minds and infides of Men , which is done by knowing what is habitual...to them. Proverbs are habitual to a Nation , being tram • milted from Father to Son. & neutronl.TTTHiEN a doubt is propounded, you mud VV ream to distinguifli,...
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Table Talk: Being the Discourses of John Selden, Esq., Or His Sense of ...

John Selden - Table-talk - 1786 - 163 pages
...of them, of is no more thought of hiimflt'. RROVERBS. T. THE proverbs of severalnations were. nuich studied by bishop Andrews, and the reason he gave...to a nation,, being transmitted from father to son. QJU ESTIO NV T. WHEN a doubt is propounded, yoir must learn to distinguish, and show wherein a thing...
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Table Talk: Being the Discourses

John Selden - Table-talk - 1786 - 163 pages
...(no^moreof them, or is no more thought of himself. RROVERES. I, THE proverbs of several nations wer» much studied by bishop Andrews, and the reason he...we count him a wise man, that knows the minds and insidcs of men,-• which is done by knowing what is.-habitual ( to them. Proverbs are habitual to...
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Seldeniana, Or, The Table-talk of John Selden, Esq;: Being His Sense of ...

John Selden - Anecdotes - 1798 - 136 pages
...feveral Nations, which is a brave thing ; as we count him a wife Man, that knows the minds and infides of Men, which is done by knowing what is habitual to them. Proverbs are habitual to a Nation, bemg tranfmitted from Father to Son. 1. X 'T THEN a doubt is propounded, you muft learn VT to diftinguifh,...
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Seldeniana, or The table-talk of John Selden

John Selden - 1818
...miscarries, he thinks no more of them, or is no more thought of himself. PROVERBS. TH E proverbs of several nations were much studied by bishop Andrews, and the...to a nation, being transmitted from father to son. QUESTION. WHEN a doubt is propounded, you must learn to distinguish, and show wherein a thing holds,...
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The Table Talk of John Selden

John Selden - Table-talk - 1818 - 180 pages
...more of them, or is no more thought of himself. PROVERBS. TH E proverbs of several nations were muoh studied by bishop Andrews, and the reason he gave,...to a nation, being transmitted from father to son. gUESTION. WHEN a doubt is propounded, you must learn to distinguish, and show wherein a thing holds,...
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Essays, Moral and Entertaining

Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - English essays - 1819 - 166 pages
...miscarries, he thinks no more of them, or is no more thought of himself. PROVERBS. The proverbs of several nations were much studied by bishop Andrews, and the...men, which is done by knowing what is habitual to hem. Proverbs are habitual to a nation, being transmitted from father to son. QUESTION. When a doubt...
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The British Prose Writers: Sheldon's table talk. Sir W. Blackstone's ...

British prose literature - 1821
...The proverbs of several nations were much stndied by bishop Andrews, and the reason he gave, was, o because by them he knew the minds of several nations...men, which is done by knowing what is habitual to hem. Proverbs are habitual to a nation, being transmitted from father to sou. QUESTION. When a doubt...
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Selden's table talk

John Selden - 1821
...miscarries, he thinks no more of them, or is no more thought of himself. PROVERBS. The proverbs of several nations were much studied by bishop Andrews, and the reason he gave, was, 122 SELDENIANA. because by them he knew the minds of several nations — which is a brave thing ; as...
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