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Francis Bacon’s Rules For Intelligent Reading

Read to weigh and consider realities

Photo: Francis Bacon/Wikimedia

If you pick up a book with the intent to read it, chances are you will. But if you pick up a book with the intent to taste it, chances are you will not.

Tasting a book is more of an aesthetic experience than a reading experience. You are simply taking in the words on the page and enjoying their…

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Thomas Oppong

Thomas Oppong

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