Francis Bacon Quote

As to jest, there ought to be certain things privileged from it, — namely, religion, matters of state, great persons, and man's present business of importance, and any case that deserveth pity.


Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical (1917)

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As to jest, there ought to be certain things privileged from it, — namely, religion, matters of state, great persons, and man's present business of ...

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As to jest, there ought to be certain things privileged from it, — namely, religion, matters of state, great persons, and man's present business of ...

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As to jest, there ought to be certain things privileged from it, — namely, religion, matters of state, great persons, and man's present business of ...

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As to jest, there ought to be certain things privileged from it, — namely, religion, matters of state, great persons, and man's present business of ...