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Falstaff. 30-2-2 ; yg-z-^.
Fame. The worst way in the world to attain
it is to be too eager about it. 10-1-2.

An ingredient towards happiness,to be re-
garded only in the second place. When valued
in the first degree it is disappointing. 244-1-1.

Virgil's description. ^65-1-5. ^

The desire and acquisition of it. (Addi-
son.) £jj«_y 25s, /. 364.

Its Penalties ; anxieties, and detraction.

Essay z$6,p. 365.

A natural passion. Nature's spur to

worthy actions. 788-2-2,

Horace^ 1 Sat. vi. 23.

Chain'd to her shining car, Fame draws

With equal whirl the great and vulgar

throng. — Translation of Motto to Essay


PhcEdr. Epilog, i, 2.

The Athenians erected a large statue to
jEsop, and placed him, though a slave, on a
lasting pedestal, to show that the way to
honour lies open indifferently to all. Trans-
lation of Motto to Essay 107.


Fame is an ill you may with ease obtain,
A sad oppression, to be borne with pain.
— Translation of Motto to Essay 256.

- Horace, 2 Ep. i. 13.
For those are hated who excel the rest,
Although, when dead, they are beloved and

blest. — Translation of Motto to Essay zs^-
See also Admiration ; Calumny ; De-
traction ; Glorv ; Praise ; Reputa-

Family, The. The proper place for private
women to shine in. 132-1-1.

In all family affection we find protection

granted and favours bestowed are greater
motives to love and tenderness, than safety,
benefits, or life received. 182-2-6,

— — Disagreements and squabbling,

Family pride, 621-2-2. See also An-

Family Records. 167-1,2 ; 353-1-5 ;

859-2-2. See also Genealogy.

Family — Jacobus. 680-1-1.

See also Children ; Daughters ;

Fathers ; Marriage ; Mothers ;
Servants ; Sons,
Fancy. The daughter of Liberty. 732-2-1,

Horace, 3 Od. iv. 5.

Does airy fancy cheat

My mind well pleased with the deceit?
I seem to hear, I seem to move,
And wander through the happy grove,
Where smooth springs fiow, ana murm'ring

Wantons through the wiving trees. —
{Creech's translation of Motto to Essay 477.)

See also Castles-in-the-Air ; Dreams ;

Fans. Drilling the Fan Brigade. Essay
102, p. 158.


fans — continued.
— ; — Learning and exercising the art of hand-
ling. 200-2-Z ; 20I-I-I to 3-

Prowess of Biddy Loveless. 2S4-1-3.

Story of Procris and Cephalus painted

on a fan. 751-1-3,4.

Parazuond. See Pharamond.

Farce. Flora, or Hob in the Well. 716-2-n.

Farmers. The happiest of men. 857-1,2.

See also Gardens.
Farquliar, Dramatist. S43-i-n.
FasnionCs). Prevailing taste does not
always lend aid to the painter's art. — Slow
travel of fashions from town to country.
Essay 129, p. 194,

— — Complaint of the country-people being

misled into wearing things not in the mode.

256-2-3 to 6.

Parisian models. The Jointed Baby

from Paris. Essay 277,^. 397.

Will Sprightly contemplates some bold

strokes. 461-2-8,9.

In bodily carriage. Alexandrine bend

of the neck. 54-2-2.

In amusements. Breaking windows,

beating the watch, &c. 321-2-2,

;- Husband's complaint of his wife's wor-
ship of Fashion, 444-2-2,3

Men of fashion. Gallantry ;


Horace, Ars Poeiica, w. 72.

Fashion, sole arbiter of dress.

— Translation of Motto to Essay 478.


As the world leads, we follow.
—Traiislation of Motto to Essay 524.

The affectation of being gay and in

fashion has very near eaten up our good sense
and our religion. 14-2-1.

A court can make fashion and duty walk

together ; it can never, without the guilt of a
court, happen, that it shall not be unfashion-
able to do what is unlawful. 136-1-2.

The most improper things we commit in

the conduct of our lives, we are led into by
the force of fashion. Instances might be
given in which a prevailing custom makes us
act against the rules of Nature, Law, and
Common Sense. 105-2-1.

There hath been a long endeavour to

transform us into foreign manners and
fashions, and to bring us to a servile imita-
tion of none of the best of our neighbours in
some of the worst of their qualities. 160-1-2.
See also Custom ; Dress ; Mourning ;
Fastlngr* Every man should have his days

of abstinence. 283-1-1.
Fat People, Fat Men's Club. 17-1-6.

Beauty measured by weight in Holland.

Fate. Desi^ whate'er we will.

There is a Fate which over-rules us still.


Horace, i Od. iv. 13.

With equal foot, rich friend, impartial fate
Knocks at the cnttage and the palnce gate :
Life's span forbids thee to extend thy cares,


And stretch thy hopes beyond thy years ;
Night soon will seize, and you must quickly

To storied ghosts, and Pluto's house below.
— Translation of Motto to Essay 26.

Fate of books. 136-2-1 ; 538-2-2.

Fatlier Francis and Sister Con-
stance. Story of. Essay 164,^, 239.

Fathers. To reflect on the impressions their
children are likely to form of them. 319-1-1.

Imprudent severity towards sons. Essay

496, p. 708.

Story of the Valentines. Essay 426,^.612.

Letter of consolation on death of son.

See also Children; Daughters; Fa-
mily ; Filial ; Parents ; Sons.
Faults. In Youth. Should be generously
regarded. 590-1-3.
— ~ Faultfinding. Fable of Apollo and the
critic. 419-1-3.
See also Censure ; Critics ; Detrac-
tion ; Judgments.

All great geniuses have faults mixed

with their virtues, and resemble the flaming
bush which has thornsamongst lights. 590-1-3.

The most perfect man has vices enough

to draw down punishments upon his head,
and to justify Pro\'idence in regard to any
miseries that may befal him. 779-2-7.

Little blemishes in great works. 408-1.

Horace^ i Sat. vi. tS

Perfect beauties somewhere have a mole.
Motto to Essay 297.

Horace, 1 Sat. iH. 68.

" There's none but hzis some fault, and he's

the best.
Most virtuous he, that's spotted with the
least."— Creech. Motto to Essay 548.

• Horace, 1 Ep. xiv. 35.

'* Once to be wild is no such foul disgrace,
But 'tis so still to run the frantic race."

— Creech. Motto to Essay 553.

Horace, i Sat. Hi. 117.

" Let rules be fixed, that may our rage con-
And punish faults with a proportion'd pain.
And do not flay him who deserves alone
A whipping for the fault that he hath done.''
— Creech. Motto to Essay 564.
— — " I have heard a Story of a good reli-
gious Man, who, having been bred with the
Milk of a Goat, was very modest in Publick
by a careful Reflection he made on his
Actions, but he frequently had an Hour in
Secret, wherein he had h Js Frisks and Capers ;
and if we had an Opportunity of examining
the Retirement of the strictest Philosophers,
no doubt but we should find perpetual Re-
turns of those Passions they so artfully con-
ceal from the Publick." 590-1-1.
See also Apologising; Forgiveness;
Mercy ; Merit ; Perfection.
Favours. See Benevolence ; Genero-
sity ; Patrons.
Fear. Proper intonation of voice for the ex-
pression of, 770-1-1,2.




Vague apprehensions. Their cause and

cure. Essay 615, p. 862 ; also 719-2-2,3.

Fear of shame o'ermastering fear of

death. 331-1-6.

Of death, ^^^aj* 152,/. 223 ;«/>£? 44-2-2.

■ Of failure. 64-1-3.

• Of want. 90-1 -I ; 174-1-4 ; 174-2-2.

• • By these two passions [Hope and Fear]

we reach forward into futurity, and bring up
to our present thoughts objects that lie hid
in the remotest depths of Time. We suffer
misery, and enjoy happiness, before they are
in being ; we can set the sun and stars for-
ward, or lose sight of them by wandering
into those retired parts of Eternity, when
the Heavens and Earth shall be no more.


■ Story of a man upon whom fear had such

an efifect that his wig turned grey. 766-1-3.
See also Anxiety ; Apprehension.

IPeatliers. Worn in men's hats. 461-2-1.

Features, The. See Face ; Physiognomy.

Fecundity in animals. 881-1-5.

Feeling, The Sense of. 593-1-2.

Feeling's (Instinctive) of the higher order.


Feetj writing with the. 809-2-4.

Felsted Scliool, Essex. 441-i-n.

Females. See Girls ; Daughters ; Wives ;
Women ; Mothers.

F^n^lon. 150-2-3 ; 491-2-5.

FesteaU} Mons. A French surgeon. A
story. Essay 368, jJ. 539.

Fevers. Sydenham's Treatise on. 43-2-3.

Fickleness in a lover. 301-1-4.



Sometimes fair truth in fiction we disguise ;
Sometimes present her naked to men's eyes.
— Pope's Translation 0/ Motto to Essay 183.

Regarded by some as falsehood. 771-2-2.

Man's need of it. 603-2-6; 604-1-1,

Hdrace, Ars Poet. v. 338.

Fictions, to please, should wear the face of
truth. — Translation of Motto to Essay 245 .
See also Fancy ; Imagination.
Fiddle. Called a "kitt." 635-2-2.
Fidelia. A model daughter. Essay 449,

p. 642.
Fidelity. In lovers. A story. Essay 164,

p. 239.

In negroes. 309-2-4.

See also Constancy.

Fielding's " Tryal." 62-2.
Fighting. Cock-fights. See C.

Sea-fight. 510-1-3.

Shadow-fighting. i76-i-3n,

A street-fight. 291-2-5.

See aho Duels ; Pugilism.

Filial Devotion. It is one of the greatest
reflections upon Human Nature that parental
instinct should be a stronger motive to love
than filial gratitude ; . . . . yet so it happens,
that for one cruel parent we meet with a
thousand undutiful children; 275-1-6.

Story of the Valeniines. Essay ^26,

/. 613-

66 FOO

Filial — continued.

Eiton and Clitobus. 692-1-1.

Fidelia. Sketch of a model daughter.

Essay 449jiS. 642.

Fingers, Extended, Gestures with.

Fire of London. 117-2-5 ; 132-2-n. ; 644-2-2.
Fire-Office, The. 209-1-4.
Fireworks. 864-1-2 ; 864-2-3.
Fishes and Fishing. Fishes generally.
182-1-7 ; 304-2-n.

Fishes (Particular) —

Cockles. 184-1-3.
Cuttle-fish. 681-2-4.
Jack. 166-1-2.
Mackerel. 584-2-3.
Oysters. 184-1-3.
Perch. 166-1-2.
Pilchards. 584-2-3.
Salmon. 176-2-2.
Shell-fish. 739-1-5.

Fishing. 166-1-2,3 ; 185-2-4.

Olphis the Fisherman. 325-2-1.

The phrase "Neither Fish, nor Flesh,

nor good Red-herring." 242-1-4.

See also Billingsgate.
Flanders. Lace. 414-2-2 ; 712-1-3.

Mares. 11-2-2.

Other alhisions. 225-1-2 ; 263-1-1 to 3.

Flatman, Thomas. Poet and Miniature-
painter. 757-2-n.

Flattery. Persins, Sat. 4.

No more to flattering crowds thine ear in-
Eager to drink the praise which is not thine.
— Translation of Motto to Essay 238.

Figure of, in the Allegory of the Para-
dise of Fools. 658-2-1,2.

Generally. Essay 238,/. 339.

Fleetwood, Bishop. Steele publishes the

preface to the Bishop's " Four Sermons,"
which had just been burnt by order of the
House of Commons. 559-2.
Fletcher, John, Dramatist. Dryden's
comparison of him with Shakespeare. 210-1-1.
A criticism of the " Humorous Lieu-
tenant." 380-2-2.

Other allusions. 343-2-n. ; 388-i-n. ;


Flirtation. In men. Women's complaints
of. Essay 288, _^. 413 J also 554-2-4.

■ In Women. See Coquets.

Flitch of Bacon. The Whichenovre cus-
tom. Essays 607-8, p. 853.
Flogging at Schools. Essays 157, p.

229 ; 168,/. 244.
Flowers. 651-2 ; 849-g-i ; 833-1-3.
Flurry. Phisdr. Fab. v. 2.

Out of breath to no purpose, and verj' busj'
about nothing. — Translation of Motto to
Essay 108.
Fontana, the Painter. 242-2-6.
Fontenelle, Mons. de. 418-i-n. ; 739-T-n. ;

Food. See the follo^ving Headings '. — Adul-
teration ; Appetite.; Chop-house ;
Coffee-houses; Cravings; Diakif.s ;
Diet ; Dinners ; Fasting ; Longings ;
Meals ; Temperance ; Valetudin-
arians ; Vegetarianism.


Fools. Difference between the wise man
and the fool. 118-2-2 ; 322-2-3.

Their power for mischief. 693-2-2.

Vision of the Fools' Paradise. " Essay

460, >. 657.

April Fools. See Avmu

Foofball. 235-2-2; 621-1-4.
Footman, Tlie Amorous. 372-Z-5-
FopSr The affectation ot the character of

being an agreeable man is what constitutes a
fop. 401-2-3.

Elderly fops. 432-1-4.

Foreig"ii Affairs. Englishmen's curiosity

in regard to. £ssay 45s, ^. 647.

Foreig-n Manners and Fashions.
English nation corrupted with. 160-1-2.

Foreig-n Idioms, Adoption by great
writers. 400- 1-6.

Foreign Pnrases. Introduction into the
English language. Essa.;y 165, j*. 241. \^

Foreign Music. Ousting the English.


Foreigners. Presence at the Royal Ex-
change. 112-2-2.

Their loquacity. 218-2-2.

Immigration of, deplored. 289-2-4.

English contempt for. 621-1-3. ,

Meritorious men among them to be en-
couraged. 324-2-3.

Forestry. See Trees.

l^'crgiveness. Power to revenge and spirit
to forgive. £ssay -^sSy J"- S'^\

No man but has something in his own

life to be pardoned. 246-2-6.

Generally ; a story of Eginhart and

Imma. £ssay 181,/. 264.

" In this Case I may use the Saying of

an eminent Wit, who, upon some great Mens
pressing him to_ forgive his Daughter who
had married against his Consent, told them he
could refuse nothing to their Instances, but
that he would have them remember there
was Difference between Giving and For-
giving" 275-1-5.

See also Mercy.

Forster, Sir Stephen, Lord Mayor of Lon-
don. 132-i-n.

Fortunate, The. The man who is always
fortunate cannot easily have much reverence
for virtue. Translation 0/ Motto to E&say


Fortune. Defined as that which is wrought
by the unseen hand of the Disposer of all
tnings. 450-I-5-. ,„ . ,

' 'All Superiority and Praeeminence that one

Man can have over another, may be reduced
to the Notion of Quality, which, considered
at large, is either that of Fortune, Body, or
Mind. The first is that which consists in
iiirth. Title or Riches, and is the most
foreign to our Natures, and what we can
the least call our own of any of the three
Kinds of Quality. In relation, to the Body,
(quality arises from HeaUh, Strength, or
Keauty, which are nearer to us, and more a
1 'art of our selves than the former. Quality,
as it regards the Mind, has its Rise from
K-nowledge or Virtue ; and is that which is
more essential to us, and more intimately
united with us than either of the other two.

(37 FBA

" The Quality of Fortune, tho' a_Man has
less Reason to value himself upon It than on
that of the Body or Mind, is however the
kind of Quality which makes the most shin-
ing Figure in the Eye of the World."


^(?e£r/j(3ExpECTATiONs; Riches; Success.

Fortune -Hunters. A play of that name.

See also Heiresses.
Fortune- Telling. Sir Roger and the
Gipsy. Essay 130, >. 195.


" Augurs and soothsayers, astrologers.
Diviners, and interpreters of dreams,
I ne'er consult, and heartily despise :
Vain their pretence to more than human

skill :
For gain, imaginary schemes they draw ;
Wand'rers themselves, thej' guide another's

steps ;
And for poor sixpence promise countless

Let them, if they expect to be believed,
Deduct the sixpence and bestow the rest."

— Translation of Motto to Essay 505.

Minor allusions. 277-2-3 ; 470-1-11 ;

680-1-1 ; 798-2-3.

See also PiJEDiCTioN.
Foxes and Foxhunting*. Sir Roger's
exploits. 175-2-3 ; 176-2-2.

Foxhounds. 176-2-n.

Use of Gins. 473-1-2.

"Tory Fox-Hunters." 191-1-3.

Hunting Talk. Essay 474, /. 678.

A rural Andromache. Her language.

France. Its uifluence on Europe a bad one.
Essay 139.

Institution of a Political Academy. See


Leader of Europe in Fine Breeding.


Renowned for fine printing. 538-2-4.

Freedom of conversation in. 203-1-1.

Factions of the League. 190-T-3.

Coarseness of language in the higher

classes. 181-2-3.

Practice of duelling. See DuEi„'5.

Its painters criticised. 790-1; 134-1-2.

Insincerity in international relations.


The French.

" A merry nation." 50-2-2.

" A ludicrous nation." 75-2.

"A fantastic nation." 27-2-1.

" A gay airy people." 50-1-4.

" Enemies of the English." 679-2-2.

Their good breeding. 286-2-1.

Their assurance. 161-2-2 ; 625-1-2,

Their vivacity and levity. 625-1-2.

Their talkativeness. 794-1-5.

Facial expression. 32-1-1.

False notions of honour. 155-2-5.

The women. 75-2 ; 398-1-3.

A naval encounter with. 510-1-3.

I Their music. 50-1-4,

Wines, 71-2-1 ; 631-1-2.

I Fashions in dress. See Fashions.

F 2

FBA fi

Prance — continuei.
The Court, 647-2-4.

Diplomatic dispute through quarrel be-
tween the servants of ambassadors. Essay i^\.

Its delightful Autumn. 571-1-3.

Gardens in. 598-1-2.

French disease. 635-1-2.

■ The Camisars, or French Prophets.


French Protestants. 478-2-1 ; 843-2-1.

French refugees in England. 584-1-4.

French servant-maids in England.


The Drama.

Tragedies always followed by a light
piece, 498-1-5,

Opera. Audience sings with per-
formers. 50-1-4.

Ludicrous in costumes. 50-2-1,

Good taste in not crowding the stage,

Representation of violent death
avoided, 74-1.

Colley Gibber's adaptation of the Cid.

Dramatists mentioned. See List of
PersoTis^ infra, [445-1-2.

Dances. iog-2-2 ; 110-1-2 ; 218-1-3 j

■ Language.

Reflects the character of the people.

Likened to an aspen leaf. 651-2-3.
Infects the English language. Essay


Decay of wiLand learning. 98-2-3.
Influence on English Literature.


French romances popular in England.

62-1 n.

The Academy. 439-2-3.

Hymn of Des barreaux quoted and

praised. 730-2-5.
French crictics. 102-1-4 ; 363-i-n. ;
Writers mentioned. See List of Per-
sons, infra.

• Stories of

A French soldier, 224-1-1.
A French heroine. 539-1-3.
A French renegado. 286-2-5.
A naval encounter. 510-1-3.

"One Englishman could beat three

French." 558-2-2.

Places mentioned in the Sj>ectator or in

. the Notes.
Blois. 153-2-6.
Bretagne. i54-2-2n.
Caen. 103-1-n. ; 362-2-n.
Calais. 510-2-1,
Cambray. 150-2-3 ; 491-2-5,
Carlat, 183-2-n.
Castres. 418-i-n.
Cuizeau. 154-i-n.
Douay. 682-1-1.
Marli. 647-2-4.
Paris. See P,
Port Royal. 801-1-3.
Puylaurens. i83-2-n,


France — continued.

Rennes. 154-2-n.
St. Quentin. 324-2-n.
Saumur. 418-i-n.
Toulouse. 183-2-n. ; 307-i-n.
Tours. 418-i-n.

French Men and Women mentioned.

Balzac. 518-2-4.
Barreaux, Des. 730-2-5,6.
Boileau. See B.
Bossu. See B.
' Bouhours. 102-1-4.
Brancas, de. 125-i-n,
Bruyere, i25-i-2n.
Calpren&de. 123-i-n.
Camisars. _ 234-2-4n.
Cond6) Prince du. 1-^8-1-2 ; 224-i-n.
Conecte. i54-2-2n,
Comeille. See C.
Dacier. See D.
D'Amboise. 669-i-5n.
D'Argentr^. 154-2-2,
Dauphin, The. 557-2-1 ; SS^-x-S-
Des Barreaux. 730-2-5,6.
Descartes. 4T8-i-n.
Eucrate. See E, [496-1-2.

Eugene, Prince. 386-2-3n. ; 387-2-4 ;
Evremont, St, See E.
Fayette, Mdlle. de la. 103-in.
F^n^lon. 150-2-3 ; 491-2-5.
Festeau. Essay 368, /. 539.
Flourilles, Chev. de. 224-i-n.
Fontaine, La. 267-1-1.
Fontenelle, de. 418-i-n. ; 739-1-n. ;
Francis I. 788-1-1,
Freart, 599-2-3,
Galland. 76i-2-3n.
Gombaud. 99-1-2.
Henry IV. 694-1-z.
La Fontaine, 267-1-1.
Le Conte. 275-2-3.
Ligon. 20-2-4.
Louis XIII, 776-1-5.
Louis XIV. See L.
Maintenon, 30-2-2 ; 439-2-4,
Malebranche. 62-2 ; i48-2-5n,
Mazarin, 40-2-3.
Menage. 99-1 ; 99-i-n. ; 535-2-2.
Mesnager. Essay 481, /, 688.
Moli&re. T14-1-1 ; 137-1-4.
Montaigne, See M.
Montpensier, Mdlle. de. 103-i-n.
Motteux. 37o-i-n.-; 414-2-n. ; 784-2-2.
Paradin, 154-1-3.
Pascal. 177-2-3 ; 178-i-n. ; 764-1-3.
Perrault. 4oi-i-2n. ; 437-2-in.
Pharamond, See P.
Pottiere. 510-1-3.
Pr^cieuses. 103-i-n.
Quillet. 41-i.in.
Racine. See R.
Rapin. See R.
Richelieu. 420-2-5 ; 439-2-3.
St. Evremont. See E.
Samsin. 99-1-7 ; 99-2-n.
Scud6ri. 288-i-n.
Segrais, R. de. io3-i-2n.
Valine. 730-2-5,6.


"EvStilXQe— continued,

Vertot. sio-i-in.
Villacerfe. Essay 368, p. 539.
Villars. S54-i-n-
FrandLail) Mr. Writer of ^JJ^zy 520,^. 740.
iFrancis, Father, and Sister Constance.

Essay 164, p. 239.
Francis I., King of France. 788-1-1.
Prank-Bank. See Free-Bench.
Fraternity developed by common calamity.
. 50-2-4-
Freart, Monsieur. Work on Architecture.

Free-Bencli, Custom of. 862-1-7, and
Essay 623.
Freedom in Conduct. Essay igS.
Freeportj Sir Andrew. Introduced to the
public. 0-2-2.
• • His advice to the Spectator. 57-2-2.

A straightforward trader.^ 133-1-2.

Inclined to the moneyed interest.


"Cock of the Club" in Spectator's

absence. 197-2-2.

His discussion with Sir Roger. Essay


His views on Political Economy. Essay


His opinions make Sir Roger uneasy.


Produces a citizen's diary. 458-2-3.

Hears of Sir Roger's death. 736-1-3.

■ His retirement. Essay 549.

Freetliinkers. 335-2-2 ; 682-1-1 ; B44-1-1 ;

See also Atheism.

Free-trade. See Trade.

Frenzy. Pedigree of. 59-i-3-

Fribblers, The. Name given to male flirts.


Friday, Good. Steele s thoughts on.

Essay 356.

Friends and Friendship. "But the
Mind never unbends itself so agreeably as in
the Conversation of a well chosen Friend.
There is indeed no Blessing of Life that is
any way comparable to the Enjoyment of a
discreet and virtuous Friend. It eases and
unloads the Mind, clears and improves
the Understanding, engenders Thoughts and
Knowledge, animates Virtue and good Reso-
lution, sooths and allays the Passions, and
finds Employment for most of the vacant
Hours of Life." 148-1-3.

From Addison's Hymn.

Thy bounteous hand with worldly bltss
Has made my cup run o'er,
And in a kind and faithful friend
Has doubled all my store. 648-1-12.

* Spencer speaks of each kind of Love

with great Justice, and attributes the highest
Praise to Friendship; and indeed there is no
disputing that Point, but by making that
Friendship take Place between two married

Hard is the Doubt, and difflcuU to deem.
When all three kinds of Love together


And to dispart the Heart with Power

Whether shall weigh the Ballance down ; to

The dear Affection unto Kindred sweety
Or raging Fire of Love to Womenkind,
Or Zeal of Friends coinbind by Virtues

But, of thetn all, the Band of virtuous

Methinks the gentle Heart should most

assured bind.
For natural Affection soon doth cease^
Atid quenched is ivith Cupids greater

But faithful Friendship doth them both

And them, with mastering Discipline does

Through Thoughts aspiring to eternal

For as the Soul doth rule the Earthly

And all the Service of the Body frame ;
So Love of Soul doth Lo7>e of Body pass.
No less tha7t perfect Gold surmounts the

vieanest Brass." 701-2-1.

What, said Pisistratus, shall we do to

those who are our enemies, if we do thus to
those who are our friends? 751-1-1.

^1??-. I Satire, ^.44.

The greatest blessing is a pleasant friend.

— Translation of Motto to Essay 100.

Hor. Ars Poet.yer. 434.

"Wise were the kings who never chose a

Till with full cups they had unmask'd his


And seen the bottom of his deepest thoughts.''


— Translation of Motto to Essay 569.

Friendship generally. Essays 68, 76, 385.

Also 402-1-2.

Behaviour to Friends. 322-2-4.

Types of friends who fail not in time of

adversity. 329-2-1 ; 654-1-1, ^

■ Story of a treacherous friend. 286-2-5.

A perfidious friend. 582-2-3.

Failure in time of trouble. 617-1-2.

A mercurial friend. 281-2.

School friendships. A story. 452-2-3.

A pretty friendship. 151-1-3.

Steele and Addison's friendship. 789-1-2.

Rivals in love. A tragical story.


How lightly regarded by some. 224-1-2.

Friends (Quakers). See Quakers.
Fringe -Grlove 01x113. 51-1-2.
Frolics, Foolish. 525-1-1.
Frug'ality. 165-1-4. Also Essay ^0% p. jz^.

See also Extravagance ; Thrift.
Fruits. Apples. 113-1-4.
Apricots. 113-1-4 ; 650-1-3.

Cherries, 113-1-4; 473-2-3.

Melons. 113-1-4; 650-1-3.

Oranges. See O.

Peaches. 113-1-4.

Plums. 113-1-4.

Sloes. 113-1-4.


Pryiiig - pan Music. 810-1-1.
PiUler's Book of English Worthies. :ii8-i-2.

Medicina Gymnastica. 176-i-z.

"Funeral oration, A. 132-1-1.

Sermon, A. 755-2-5.

Fussiness. Phcedr. Fable, v. 2.

Out of breath to no purpose, and very

busy about nothing.

Translation of Motto to Essay 108.

_70 CJ-EW

Future, The. The Passions of Hope and
Fear. Essay 471, p. 673.

Knowledge of, undesirable. 15-2-4.

Knowledge of Man's passion for. Essay

604,/. 849.

See also Hereafter ; Eternity ; Im-
mortality; Infinitude; Predic-
tion; Heaven; Hell.


Gain. See Avarice ; Misers ; Money.
Galland, Mons. Translator of the Arabian

Nights. 761-2-30.
G-allantry and G-allants. A picture of.


Favourites with women. Essay 156,

j>. 228.

Letter from a " woman's man." 232-1-2.

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