Counsellour

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  • And when there is no such Rule, he that hath most experience in that particular kind of businesse, has therein the best Judgement, and is the best Counsellour. Cited from Leviathan, by Thomas Hobbes
  • For though the Counsell they give be never so good; yet he that gives it, is no more a good Counsellour, than he that giveth a Just Sentence for a reward, is a just Judge. Cited from Leviathan, by Thomas Hobbes
  • A great counsellour somewhat forgetting his modestie, vsed these words: Gods lady I reckon my selfe as good a man as he you talke of, and yet I am not able to do so. Cited from The Arte of English Poesie, by George Puttenham
  • No promise, present, practise, deuise, sute, freinde, parent, letter or counsellour, could make her to stray oute of the limites of vertue. Cited from The Palace of Pleasure, Vol. I, by William Painter
  • He had a sonne M. Rinieri, a worthy Senatour and prudent Counsellour: of whom descended M. Pietro Captaine Generall of the league of the Christians against the Turkes, who was called Dragon, for that in his shield, in stead of a Manfrone which was his armes at the first, he bare a Dragon. Cited from Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, Vol. 12, by Richard Hakluyt
  • The letters of Sinan Bassa chiefe counsellour to Sultan Murad Can the Grand Signior, to the sacred Maiestie of Elizabeth Queene of England, shewing that vpon her request, and for her sake especially, hee graunted peace vnto the King and kingdome Of Poland. Cited from Principal Navigations, V5, by Richard Hakluyt
  • To rule a Royalme: as Juge or Counsellour Which seynge Justice, playne ryght and equyte Them falsly blyndeth by fauour or rigour Condemnynge wretches gyltles. Cited from The Ship of Fools, Volume 1-2, by Sebastian Brandt

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