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" Read not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted, nor to find talk and discourse, but to weigh and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested... "
The Christian's Penny Magazine - Page 56
1832
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An Essay on Elocution: Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1834 - 341 pages
...simple men' . . admire', and wise men' . . use', them'; for they teach not their own use', but that is a wisdom without them and above them', won by observation'....Read not to contradict and confute; nor to believe or take for granted'; nor to find matter merely for conversation'; but to weigh and consider'. Some...
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The Family Magazine, Or, General Abstract of Useful Knowledge, Volume 2

1835
...contemn studies, simple men admire, and wise men use them; for they teach not their own use ; but that is a wisdom without them, and above them, won by observation....some few to be chewed and digested ; that is, some books are to be read only in parts ; others to be read, but not curiously ; and some few to be read...
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Time and temper: a manual of selections from holy Scripture and extr. from ...

Time - 1835
...teach not their own use ; but that is a wisdom without them, and above them, won by observation. ^Iratl not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and...some few to be chewed and digested: that is, some books are to be read only in parts ; others to be read, but not curiously ; and some few to be read...
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Family Magazine: Or Monthly Abstract of General Knowledge, Volume 2

1835
...studies, simple men admire, and wise men use them ; for they teach not their own use ; but that is . conliadict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted, or to find talk and discourse, but to...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 65

1837
...use : that is a wisdom without them, and won by observation. Read not to contradict, nor to believe, but to weigh and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested. Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1838 - 832 pages
...studies; simple men admire them ; and wise men use them : for they teach not their own use : but that is a wisdom without them, and above them, won by observation....some few to be chewed and digested; that is, some books are to be read only in parts; others to be read, but not curiously ; and some few to be read...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1838
...studies; simple men admire them ; and wise men use them : for they teach not their own use : but that is a wisdom without them, and above them, won by observation....Read not to contradict and confute ; nor to believe and take for granted; norto find talk and discourse ; but to weigh and consider. Some books are to...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volumes 12-13

1838
...no explanation. 100 11 "89 11 7i u "67 _П "56 П. 23 ri 2 11 READ not to contradict and confute, but to weigh and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be digested ; that is, some books are to be read only in parts, others...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 12

Periodicals - 1838
...following tables resolve this problem, and require no explanation. READ not to contradict and confute, but to weigh and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be digested ; that is, some books are to be read only in parts, others...
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The Young Lady's Reader

Louisa Caroline Tuthill - English language - 1839 - 458 pages
...studies, simple men admire them, and wise men use them ; for they teach not their own use ; but that is a wisdom •without them, and above them, won by observation....some few to be chewed and digested; that is, some books are lobe read only in parts; others to be read, but not curiously; and some few to be read wholly,...
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