counsellers

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  • Of counsellers some from friendship do not notice the difficulties; others from motives of self-interest say only what is agreeable. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • Thou thinkest also this army, this treasury, and these counsellers to belong to thee. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • Unworthy as thou art of it, thy pretence of Emancipation should be put down by thy counsellers! Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • Attorneys an' criers were just upon smothered; An' counsellers almost gev over for dead. Cited from Successful Recitations, by Various
  • And after she had continued a while in that state, shee desired the Counsellers to cause the bodye to be buried, and to restore it to the earth whereof it had the first creation. Cited from The Palace of Pleasure, Vol. I, by William Painter
  • He repeated to me many examples of challengings of Privy-counsellers and others; but never any proceeded against with that severity which he is, it never amounting with others to more than a little confinement. Cited from The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Lord Braybrooke/Editor
  • And hauing caused all the whole matter to be registred as it was seen to be done, he commaunded the Counsellers, and them of the Garde, to subscribe his letters. Cited from The Palace of Pleasure, Vol. I, by William Painter
  • And when he had resolued what to do, he wrote to the counsellers and other Magistrates of Thurin, aboue al things to haue respecte that the custome should be inuiolably obserued, and that they should not in any case fauour the adultery of his wife, vpon paine of death. Cited from The Palace of Pleasure, Vol. I, by William Painter
  • Finally concluding vpon such treaties and articles of amitie, as the letters of the Kings and Queenes maiesties most graciously vnder the greate seale of England to him by the sayd counsellers deliuered, doth appeare. Cited from Principal Navigations, V3, by Richard Hakluyt
  • In another chamber ye have Lewis the 13 portraicts wt those of all the rest of the royall family and the most part of the courtiers, counsellers and statesmen of that tyme, togither wt a embleme of the joy of the city of Paris at the nativity of this King. Cited from Publications of the Scottish History Society, V. 36, by Sir John Lauder
  • Which done, he answered me againe in Spanish, yeelding to the Queenes Maiestie great thankes, and offering himselfe and his countrey to bee at her Graces commaundement, and then commaunded certaine of his Counsellers to conduct mee to my lodging, not being farre from the Court. Cited from Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, Vol. 11, by Richard Hakluyt