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" Therefore, since custom is the principal magistrate of man's life, let men by all means endeavour to obtain good customs. Certainly custom is most perfect when it beginneth in young years : this we call education, which is in effect but an early custom. "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 365
1905
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Life-studies: Or, How to Live ....: Biographies of Bunyan, Tersteegen ...

Rev. John Baillie - 1858 - 343 pages
...dealt with this man. • HAMBt'ECII. CHAPTEE I. " Custom is most perfect, when It begtnneth In yonng years: this we call education, which is, in effect, but an early custom."—LOUD BACON. Hamburgh—" The king of booksellers ' '—His cradle—An orphan—Boyish tastes—School—Lei...
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The speaker at home; chapters on extempore and memoriter speaker, by J.H ...

John Joseph Halcombe - 1859
...possibly afford, to even a small percentage of 2,000 men, opportunities " magnis et crebris exer* " Since custom is the principal magistrate of man's...effect, but an early custom. So we see in languages, the tone is more pliant to all expressions and sounds, the joints are more supple to all feats of activity...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1859
...be engaged with hard ice. Many examples may be put of the force of custom, both upon mind and body. Therefore, since custom is the principal magistrate...endeavour to obtain good customs. Certainly custom is most perLct when it beginneth in young years : this we call education, which is, in effect, but an early...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon - 1860
...be engaged with hard ice. Many examples may be put of the force of custom,4 both upon mind and body. Therefore, since custom is the principal magistrate of man's life, let men by all means endeav1 The translation ht&prima rlassis sicarii; (murderers of the first class): which seems to me...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - 1861 - 586 pages
...nothing to be done, therefore, but to comply.' ' ' Certainly custom is most perfect when it begimuth in young years: this we call education, which is, in effect, but an early custom? Education may be compared to the grafting of a tree. Every gardener knows that the younger the wilding-stock...
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The Musical Review and Musical World, Volumes 12-1861

1861
...regard to adopting more considerate treatment toward such men as Mr. Mills. It was Lord Bacon who said, "Since custom is the principal magistrate of man's life, let men by all means endeavor to obtain good customs." The good custom is, when a pianist plays admirably and beautifully,...
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The Freemason's Monthly Magazine, Volume 21

1862
...; therefore, since custom is the principal magistrate of man's life, let men by all means endeavor to obtain good customs. Certainly custom is most perfect...So we see, in languages, the tongue is more pliant to all expressions and sounds ; the joints are more supple to all feats of activity and motions, in...
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 11

Henry Barnard - 1862
...; therefore, since custom is the principal magistrate of man's life, let men by all means endeavor to obtain good customs. Certainly, custom is most...effect, but an early custom. So we see in languages, the tone is more pliant to all expressions and sounds, the joints are more supple to all feats of activity...
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The Freemasons' Monthly Magazine, Volumes 21-22

1862
...be corroborate by custom. Many examples may be put of the force of custom both upon mind and body ; therefore, since custom is the principal magistrate of man's life, let men by all means endeavor to obtain good customs. Certainly custom is most perfect when it beginnet!] in young years...
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Foliorum centuriae, selections for translation into Latin and Greek prose ...

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1864
...and both parties fought with that courage, which nothing but desperation can inspire. 272. OF CUSTOM. Therefore since custom is the principal magistrate...beginneth in young years ; this we call education, whicli is, in effect, but an early custom. So we see in languages, the tongue is more pliant to all...
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