Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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 194
by James Comper Gray - 1878
Full view - About this book

Kidd's Own Journal, Volume 5

1854 - 394 pages
...did the the waving corn. He obeyeth the command " Cor ne edito ;" and agreeing with the sage, that " faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling symbol, where there is no love," strives to make the world better by making it merrier. This charming...
Full view - About this book

New Church Essays on Science, Philosophy and Religion: Including Literature ...

1854 - 448 pages
...great, nothing precious, nothing high, nothing worthy of ardent desire, but that which is :,lasting. L CROWD is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love. POETRY AND ANALOGY. BY RD, IN NC REP., VOL. I....
Full view - About this book

Dorothy: A Tale

Margaret Agnes Paull - 1856 - 315 pages
...indifferent comfort. CHAPTER XX. Little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth : for a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery...talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love. LORD BACON. MES. MOWBRAY was in a flutter of eager expectation until the day arrived for their journey...
Full view - About this book

Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1856
...holy fathers of the Church. 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...talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love. The Latin adage meeteth with it a little : ' Magua civitas, magna solitudo,'5 — because in a great...
Full view - About this book

The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with The wisdom of the ancients ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1857
...Fathers of the Church. 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...Talk but a tinkling Cymbal where there is no Love. The Latin Adage meeteth with it a little ; Magna Civitas, magna Solitudof becaufe in a great Town Friends...
Full view - About this book

Bacon's Essays: With Annotations

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - 1857 - 578 pages
...holy fathers of the Church. 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...talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love. The Latin adage meeteth with it a little : ' Magua civitas, magna solitudo/5 — because in a great...
Full view - About this book

Proverbs and Their Lessons: Being the Substance of Lectures Delivered to ...

Richard Chenevix Trench - 1857 - 155 pages
...in some affecting words of Lord Bacon, who glosses and explains it exactly in this sense ; — " For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery...talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love." that perceived in them by most, or that which lay nearest to them at their first generation, is one...
Full view - About this book

The North British review

1857
...Essay on Friendship : — " Little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth ; for a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery...talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love. The Latin adage meeteth with it a little : " Magna civitas, magna solitudo," — because in a great...
Full view - About this book

Dorothy: A Tale

Margaret Agnes Paull - 1857 - 314 pages
...indifferent comfort. CHAPTER XX. Little do men perceive what solitude Is, and how far it extendeth : for a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery...talk but a tinkling cymbal , where there is no love. LOBD BACON. MBS. MOWBBAT was in a flutter of eager expectation until the day arrived for their journey...
Full view - About this book

The North British Review, Volumes 26-27

1857
...Essay on Friendship : — " 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 buta tinkling cymbal, where there is no love. The Latin adage meeteth with it a little : " Magna civitas,...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF