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" These sayings are true at all times, and equally true that " a little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men. "
Gardeners' Chronicle, Horticultural Trade Journal - Page 130
1906
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The Literary World

Books - 1883
...Wanted. (л) . I bide my time. (A) The mandrake's fleshy stem, Which shrieks when 'tis torn at night (f) A little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men. Horace Walpole, in a letter to Sir Horace Mann, 1774, said: A careless song, with a little nonsense...
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Wrecks and reminiscences of St. Andrews bay

George Bruce (of St. Andrews.) - 1884
...is never at rest until all the proofs have moved out of the way, and the work finished. Pope says " A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men," but there is no nonsense in sensible facts and dates. But, whether the " Ladies' Own" lifeboat parading...
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The Phrenological Journal and Life Illustrated, Volumes 78-79

Phrenology - 1884
...necessities. Mere living is cheap, but as the hymnologist says, " It is not all of life to live." MI^TH. tl A little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men." Is life worth living? That depends upon the liver. THERE is a good reason why a little man should never...
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Ogilvie's Handy Book of Useful Information and Statistical Tables of ...

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1884 - 128 pages
...an а.ц-euey to JS OGILVIE & CO., Publisher, PO Bex 2767. 31 Ross Street. New Tori г Jt± U U о "A little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men." The following list of books have been written and published with v •new to give the mind the relaxation...
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Thrown on the World, Or, The Scrapes and 'scapes of Ray and Bertie

Edwin Hodder - 1885 - 402 pages
...people about them with whom they might make merry without being open to the charge of being frivolous. " A little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men ; " and Mr. Birtles became a boy again in the society of his nephews. One of Bertie's tricks of manner used...
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Miscellaneous Notes and Queries with Answers in All Departments of ..., Volume 2

Questions and answers - 1885
...DEM. (402) The Laboratory That Jack Built, Or the Houte that Jack 'built on Chemical Principle*. 41 A little nonsense now and then, Is relished by the wisest men. "—Dante. This is the laboratory that Jack built. This is the window in the laboratory that Jack built....
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The World's Industrial and Cotton Centennial Exposition, New Orleans, 1884-1885

Herbert S. Fairall - Exhibitions - 1885 - 430 pages
...this work was requested by the Board: SATAN'S VISIT тo THE WORLD'S EXPOSITION. 1iV UEN. HF SICKLES. "A little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men." Dedicated to the Printe> 's Deсil. As lately, sailing through the air. Intending to light, no ˇnatter...
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The Sentence and Word Book: A Guide to Writing, Spelling, and Composition by ...

James Johonnot - English language - 1885 - 184 pages
...when he strives to talk." 59 " No rogue e'er felt the halter draw, With good opinion of the law." 60 " A little nonsense, now and then, Is relished by the wisest men." 61 " They saw, through sorrow's lengthening night, Naught but the fagot's guilty light ; The cloud,...
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The history of freemasonry, Volume 4

Robert Freke Gould - 1885
...been the real cause of this diversity of treatment, it at least brings to recollection the old adage : "A little nonsense, now and then, Is relished by the wisest men." Or, it is possible, that the distinguished savant and man of letters, who was discharging what must...
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The British Chess Magazine, Volume 5

Chess - 1885
...pre-context," say I, smiling at the weakness of the pun, however as our mutual friend Hudibras says — " A little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men," including of course the readers of the B. С. М. " Bah ! " retorted the bilious Professor, " biling...
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