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" And it is pity, that commonly more care is had, yea and that among very wise men, to find out rather a cun ning man for their horse, than a cunning man for their children. They say nay in word, but they do so in deed : for to the one they will gladly... "
The English Works of Roger Ascham: Preceptor to Queen Elizabeth - Page 204
by Roger Ascham - 1815 - 391 pages
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The Monthly Epitome, Volume 5

Great Britain - 1802
...Thev fay nay, in •? word, but they do fo in deed : for to f one they will gladly give a ftipend of f two hundred crowns by the year, and ' loth to offer to the other two hundred (hillings. God, that litteth if beaf ven, laugheth their choice to fcorn, • and rewardeth their...
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Miscellaneous Works of the Rev. Charles Buck ...: Containing The Young ...

Charles Buck - Christian ethics - 1808
...Ascham, "that commonly more care is had, yea, and that among very wise men, to find out rather a cunning man for their horse, than a cunning man for their...They say nay in word, but they do so in deed ; for to one they will gladly give a stipend of two hundred crowns by the year, and are loth to offer to the...
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Beauties of History; Or, Pictures of Virtue and Vice

L. M. Stretch - 1808
...Ascham, " that commonly more care is had, yea, and that among very wise men, to find out rather a cunning man for their horse, than a cunning man for their...They say nay in word, but they do so in deed ; for to one they will gladly give a stipend of two hundred crowns by the year, and are loth to oiler to the...
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Miscellaneous Works of the Rev. Charles Buck, Author of the ..., Volume 3

Charles Buck - Children - 1808
...Ascham, " that commonly more care is had, yea, and that among very wise men, to find out rather a cunning man for their horse, than a cunning man for their...They say nay in word, but they do so in deed ; for to one they will gladly give a stipend of two hundred crowns by the year, and are loth to offer to the...
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Auntient lere, a selection of aphoristical and preceptive passages from the ...

Ancient learning - 1812
...pity, that commonly more care is had, yea, and that amongst very wise men, to find out rather a cunning man for their horse than a cunning man for their children....for, to the one they will gladly give a stipend of 200 crowns by year, and loth to offer to the other 200 shillings. God that sitteth in heaven, laugheth...
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Anecdotes, Religious, Moral, and Entertaining

Charles Buck - Anecdotes - 1831
...horse, than a cunnmg man for their children. They say nay in one word, but they do so in deed ; for to one they will gladly give a stipend of two hundred crowns by the year, and are loth to offer to the other two hundred shillings. God, that sitteth in heaven, laugheth their choice...
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The schoolmaster: essays on practical education, selected from the works of ...

Schoolmaster - 1836
...sarcasm, " that commonly more care is had, yea and that among very wise men, to find out rather a cunning man for their horse, than a cunning man for their children. They say nay in a word, but they do so in deed ; for to the one they will gladly give a stipend of two hundred crowns...
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The Schoolmaster: Essays on Practical Education, Selected from the Works of ...

Education - 1836
...sarcasm, " that commonly more care is had, yea and that among very wise men, to find out rather a cunning man for their horse, than a cunning man for their children. They say nay in a word, but they do so in deed ; for to the one they will gladly give a stipend of two hundred crowns...
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The Analyst: A Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature ..., Volumes 9-10

Science - 1830
...pity that commonly more care is had, yea, and that among very wise men, to find out rather a cunning man for their horse than a cunning man for their children. They say nay in word, but they do so in dad: fr to one they will gladly give a stipend of two hundred crowns by the year, and loth to oft'er...
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The Analyst: A Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature, Natural ..., Volume 10

Edward Mammatt - Art - 1840
...pity that commonly more care is had, yea, and that among very wise men, to find out rather a cunning man for their horse than a cunning man for their children....They say nay in word, but they do so in deed: for to one they will gladly give a stipend of two hundred crowns by the year, and loth to ofler to the other...
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