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" Tis not enough your counsel still be true ; Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods do ; Men must be taught as if you taught them not, And things unknown proposed as things forgot. "
The Stoddard Library: A Thousand Hours of Entertainment with the World's ... - Page 264
by John Lawson Stoddard - 1913
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Poetica de Horatio: e O ensaio sobre a critica de Alexandre Pope

Horace - Criticism - 1812 - 171 pages
...last. Tis not enough your counsel still be true, Blunt truths more mischief that nice falsehoods do : Men must be taught as if you taught them not, And things unknown propos'd as things forgot. 575 Without good-breeding, truth is disapprov'd ; That only makes superior...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1812
...last. 'Tis not enough your counsel still be true, Bluut truths more mischief than nice falsehoods do: Men must be taught as if you taught them not, And things unknown propos'd as things forgot. 575 Without good-breeding truth is disapprov'd ; That only makes superior...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1818 - 449 pages
...express yourself fixed in your present opinions; modest and sensible men who do not love disputation will leave you undisturbed in the possession of your...things forgot. He also recommends it to us, To speak tho' sure, with seeming diffidence. And he might have joined with this line, that which he has coupled...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1818
...express yourself fixed in your present opinions: modest and sensible men, who do not love disputation, will leave you undisturbed in the possession of your...taught, as if you taught them not, And things unknown propos'd as things forgot." He also recommends it to us, And he might have joined with this line, that...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1818 - 449 pages
...express yourself fixed in your present opinions; modest and sensible men who do not love disputation will leave you undisturbed in the possession of your...such a manner, you can seldom expect to please your bearers, or obtain the concurrence you desire. Pope judiciously observes, Men must be taught as if...
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Annual Register, Volume 35

Edmund Burke - History - 1821
...will, or to persuade such as you are desirous of bringing over to your views. Pope justly says — " Men must be taught as if you taught them not, " And things unknown propos'd as thuigs forgot." He also advises us "To speak, tho' sure, with seeming diffidence." The...
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The British poets, including translations, Volume 41

British poets - 1822
...last. Tis not enough your counsel still be true ; Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods do: Men must be taught as if you taught them not, And things unknown proposed as things forgot. Without good breeding truth is disapproved; That only makes superior sense beloved. Fear not the anger...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1822 - 436 pages
...enough your counsel still be true ; /?..f . Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods do ; "' Men must be taught as if you taught them not, And things unknown propos'd as things forgot. 575 Without Good-Breeding, truth is disapprov'd ; That only makes superior...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1822
...not enough your counsel still be true ; ' '-' ' Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods do ; Men must be taught as if you taught them not, And things unknown propos'd as things forgot. 575 Without Good-Breeding, truth is disapprov'd ; That only makes superior...
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The Life of the Late Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Written by Himself. Together ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1823 - 300 pages
...their good will, or work conviction on those whom you may be desirous of gaining over to your views. Pope judiciously observes, Men must be taught as if you taught them not, And things unknown propos'd as things forgot. And in the same poem he afterwards advises us To speak, tho' sure, with...
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