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" For my name and memory, I leave it to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations, and to the next age. "
Letters - Page 273
by Francis Bacon - 1850
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Curiosities of Literature, Volume 1

Isaac Disraeli - 1807 - 538 pages
...perception of his own genius, the illustrious Bacon, in his prophetic, will, thus expresses himself. " For my name and memory, I leave it to men's charitable...speeches, and to foreign nations and the next ages." It will be sufficient to name that greatest of men, Socrates ; his intelligence and his virtue were...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Miscellaneous writings in philosophy, morality ...

Francis Bacon - 1815
...usual form, directed the place of his interment, and stated the charge of his funeral, he says — " For my name and memory, I leave it to men's charitable...speeches, and to foreign nations, and the next ages.'" Posterity has not only acknowledged the justice of this appeal, but even seemed desirous to forget...
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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent ..., Volume 2

Francis Wrangham - 1816 - 626 pages
...that posterity seem to have accepted the bequest, contained in a singular passage of his last will : " For my name and memory, I leave it to men's charitable...speeches, and to foreign nations, and the next ages;" his offences being only slightly recorded out of deference to his* See 1 1 earne's ' Historia Vita...
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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent ..., Volume 2

Francis Wrangham - 1816 - 616 pages
...that posterity seem to have accepted the bequest, contained in a singular passage of his last will : " For my name and memory, I leave it to men's charitable...speeches, and to foreign nations, and the next ages;" his offences being only slightly recorded out of deference to historical truth, while the most ample...
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The Retrospective Review.., Volume 4

Henry Southern - 1821 - 410 pages
...whom the wall of Shilo fell :" And in his will, after desiring to be buried by his mother, he says, " For my name and memory I leave it to men's charitable...speeches, and to foreign nations and the next ages." It is hoped that documents are now in existence, by which the whole of this transaction may, without...
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 4

1821 - 408 pages
...the wall of Shilo fell :" j And in his will, after desiring to be buried by his mother, he says, " For my name and memory I leave it to men's charitable...speeches, and to foreign nations and the next ages." It is hoped that documents are uow in existence, by which the whole of this transaction may, without...
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Retrospective Review, Volume 3

1821 - 402 pages
...in future ages, its worth will be duly appreciated. He speaks of it, as of himself, in his will, " For my name and memory, I leave it to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations, and to distant ages." In his Advancement of Learning he says, " Now for the Novum Organum we say nothing,...
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The Retrospective Review.., Volume 3

Henry Southern - 1821 - 398 pages
...in future ages, its worth will be duly appreciated. -He speaks of it, as of himself, in his will, " For my name and memory, I leave it to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations, and to distant ages." In his Advancement of Learning he says, " Now for the Novum Organum we say nothing,...
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 3

1821 - 400 pages
...in future ages^ its worth will be duly appreciated. He speaks of it, as of himself, in his will, " For my name and memory, I leave it to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations, and to distant ages." In his Advancement of Learning he says, " Now for the Novum Organum we say nothing,...
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 3

1821 - 398 pages
...in future ages, its worth will be duly appreciated. He speaks of it, as of himself, in his will, " For my name and memory, I leave it to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations, and to distant ages." In his Advancement of Learning he says, " Now for the Novum Organum we say nothing,...
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