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" And that learning should take up too much time or leisure ; I answer, the most active or busy man that hath been or can be, hath (no question) many vacant times of leisure, while he expecteth the tides and returns of business (except he be either tedious... "
Character of Lord Bacon: His Life and Work ... - Page 112
by Thomas Martin - 1835 - 367 pages
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Albans ..., Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1824
...any such point in his nature. And that learning should take up too much time or leisure : I answer ; the most active or busy man, that hath been or can...hath, no question, many vacant times of leisure, while heexpecteth the tides and returns of business (except he be either tedious and of no dispatch, or lightly...
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The Two Books of Francis, Lord Verulam: Of the Proficience and Advancement ...

Francis Bacon - 1825 - 434 pages
...any such point in his nature. And that learning should take up too much time or leisure : I answer ; the most active or busy man that hath been or can...of business (except he be either tedious and of no despatch, or lightly and unworthily ambitious to meddle in things that may be better done by others...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 2

Francis Bacon - 1825
...all men they are the most indefatigable, if it be towards any business that can detain their minds The most active or busy man that hath been or can...while he expecteth the tides and returns of business. And then the question is, but, how those spaces and times of • leisure shall be filled and spent...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 16

Francis Bacon - 1834 - 784 pages
...another question. He says : " And that learning should take up too much time or leisure : I answer ; the most active or busy man, that hath been or can...while he expecteth the tides and returns of business i except he be either tedious and of no dispatch, or lightly and unworthily ambitious to meddle in...
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The Transactions of the Provincial Medical and Surgical Association, Volume 1

1833 - 492 pages
...I am proposing to you ? Has it not been said by the very highest authority on this question, that " the most active or busy man that hath been or can...hath, no question, many vacant times of leisure, while heexpecteth the times and returns of business, (except he be either tedious and of no dispatch, or...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: A New Edition:

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1834 - 380 pages
...too much time or leisure : I answer ; the most active or busy man, that hath been or cao be, bath, no question, many vacant times of leisure, while he...be better done by others) : and then the question 1ч but, how those spaces and times of leisure shall be filled and spent ; whether in pleasures or...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: A New Edition:

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1825 - 538 pages
...all men they are the most indefatigable, if it be towards any business that can detain their minds The most active or busy man that hath been or can be, luith, no question, many vacant times of leisure, while he expecteth the tides and returns of business....
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An Introductory Lecture Delivered at the Opening of the Bangor Lyceum, Nov ...

Frederic Henry Hedge - 1836 - 42 pages
...culture. "And that learning should take up too much time or leisure," says Lord Bacon, " I answer, the most active or busy man that hath been or can...of business, (except he be either tedious and of no despatch, or lightly and unworthily ambitious to meddle in things that may be better done by others)...
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The Transactions of the Provincial Medical and Surgical Association, Volume 1

Provincial Medical and Surgical Association - 1836 - 482 pages
...I am proposing to you ? Has it not been said by the very highest authority on this question, that " the most active or busy man that hath been or can...many vacant times of leisure, while he expecteth the times and returns of business, (except he be either tedious and of no dispatch, or lightly and unworthily...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay ...

Francis Bacon - 1838 - 896 pages
...any such point in his nature. And that learning should take up too much time or leisure : I answer ; the most active or busy man, that hath been or can...of business (except he be either tedious and of no despatch, or lightly and unworthily ambitious to meddle in things that may be better done by others)...
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