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" But little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth. For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love. "
The biblical museum. Old Testament - Page 196
by James Comper Gray - 1878
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Pathways to Spirituality: Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary

Sidney Greenberg - 2001 - 654 pages
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The Great Cryptogram: Francis Bacon's Cipher in the So-called Shakespeare ...

Ignatius Donnelly - 2002 - 508 pages
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The Major Works

Francis Bacon - 2002 - 868 pages
...which make any deviations from them more striking, as in this litrle sequence from 'Of Friendship': For a crowd is not company; and faces are but a gallery...talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love, (below, p. 391) These and other literary resources, adapted so often and so effectively to context...
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Celtic Daily Prayer: Prayers and Readings From the Northumbria Community

The Northumbria Community - 2002 - 856 pages
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Civilization's Quotations: Life's Ideal

Richard Alan Krieger - 2007 - 344 pages
...Francis Bacon Humanity "Cannot the heart in the midst of crowds feel frightfully alone?" Charles Lamb "A crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures." — Sir Francis Bacon "I live in the crowd of jollity, not so much to enjoy company as to shun myself."...
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Chicken Soup for the Romantic Soul: Inspirational Stories about Love and Romance

Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen - 2002 - 390 pages
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Francis Bacon: A Critical Review 1883

B. G. Lovejoy - 2003 - 296 pages
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Aristotle and the Philosophy of Friendship

Lorraine Smith Pangle - 2002 - 255 pages
...faithfulness after death. But Bacon indicates a still deeper respect in which friendship is beneficial: "A crowd is not company; and faces are but a gallery of pictures; and talk but a tinkling cymbal," he says, "where there is no love."33 Friendship is beneficial because no one who is truly human wishes...
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Proverbs and Their Lessons

Richard Chenevix Trench - 2003 - 196 pages
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Worth Repeating: More Than 5,000 Classic and Contemporary Quotes

Bob Kelly - 2003 - 404 pages
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