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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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A Complete Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Comprising the Most Excellent ...

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - Quotations, English - 1855 - 570 pages
...Pomfret. 'T is not enough your eounsel shall be true ; Blunt truths more misehief than niee falsehoods do. Men must be taught as if you taught them not, And things unknown propos'd as things forgot. Without good breeding, truth is disapprov'd ; That only makes superior sense...
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A Complete Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Comprising the Most Excellent ...

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - Quotations, English - 1855 - 576 pages
...is not enough your eounsel shall be true ; Blunt truths more misehief than niee falsehoods do. Mpn must be taught as if you taught them not, And things unknown propos'd as things forgot. Without good breeding, truth is disapprov'd ; That only makes superior sense...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With Memoir, Critical ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope, George Gilfillan - English poetry - 1856
...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. ._ Be niggards...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With Memoir, Critical ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope, George Gilfillan - English poetry - 1856
...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. Be niggards...
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A Collection of Familiar Quotations: With Complete Indices of Authors and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1856 - 358 pages
...seems infected that th' infected spy, As all looks yellow to the jaundiced eye. Part iii. Line 15. Men must be taught as if you taught them not, And things unknown proposed as things forgot. Line 53. The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read, With loads of learned lumber in his head. Line 66....
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The Philosophy of the Active and Moral Powers of Man

Dugald Stewart - Ethics - 1858 - 460 pages
...if they wish to employ their talents to the best advantage in the service of mankind. "Men must he taught as if you taught them not, And things unknown proposed as things forgot." t In the observations which I have hitherto made upon emulation, I have proceeded on the supposition,...
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Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1859
...sensible men who do not love disputations will leave you undisturbed in the possession -of your errora In adopting such a manner, you can seldom expect to...your hearers, or obtain the concurrence you desire. 1'ope judiciously observes, Men must be taug* l as if yod tniipht them not, And things unknown proposed...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With a Life, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1859
...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 propos'd as things forgot, Without good-breeding truth is disapprov'd ; That only makes superior sense...
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Poetical Works: To which is Prefixed a Life of the Author

Alexander Pope - 1860
...'Tis not enougJi 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. Be niggards of...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1860 - 485 pages
...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. Be niggards of...
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