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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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Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1864
...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...customs. Certainly, custom is most perfect when it. beginndh in young years : this we call education ; which is, in effect, but an early custom. So we...
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Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon - 1864
...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 hasprimce classis sicarii; (murderers of the first class): which seems to me...
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Lord Bacon's Essays: With a Sketch of His Life and Character, Reviews of His ...

Francis Bacon - 1867 - 426 pages
...engaged with hard ice. Many examples may be put of the force of custom, both upon the mind and body : therefore, since custom is the principal magistrate of man's life, let men by all means [11] endeavour to obtain good customs. Certainly, [8.] Withe : Synonyme ? ' If they bind me with seven...
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Report of the Commissioner of Education, with Circulars and Documents ...

United States. Department of Education (1867-1868) - 1868
...; 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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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - 1868 - 641 pages
...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...customs. Certainly, custom is most perfect when it begiuneth in young years : this we call education, which is, in effect, but an early custom. So we...
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Report of the Commissioner of Education, with Circulars and Documents ...

United States. Department of Education - 1868
...; 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...young years ; this we call education, which is, in effeet, but an early custom. So we see in languages, the tone is more pliant to all expressions and...
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Report of the Commissioner of Education, with Circulars and Documents ...

United States. Department of Education (1867-1868) - 1868
...Preface to Schoolmtater. Many examples may be put of ()u- 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 beginneth in young years...
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Annual Report

United States. Office of Education - 1868
...Preface to Schoolmatitr. 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 beginneth in young years...
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BACON'S ESSAYS WITH ANNOTATIONS

RICHARD WHATELY - 1868
...co-operation ; which would be a most serious evil. There is nothing to be done, therefore, but to comply.' ' * Certainly custom is most perfect when it beginneth in young years : this we call ediication, which is^ in effect^ but an early custom.' Education may be compared to the grafting of...
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The Sunday teachers' treasury, ed. by W.M. Whittemore

William Meynell Whittemore - 1869
...ago, even Lord Bacon : " Many examples may be put of the force of custom both upon mind and body ; therefore, since custom is the principal magistrate...education, which is, in effect, but an early custom." But what says the eastern king who asked of God neither riches, nor wealth, nor honour, but wisdom...
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