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Letters - Page 2
by Francis Bacon - 1850
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The North British Review, Volume 5

1846
...not be any secret to his own consciousness, nor was it, that like a still greater, he had not been " born under Sol that loveth honour, nor under Jupiter that loveth business, but under the planet of contemplation;" which, in his earliest aspirations, " carried" him too, like...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850 - 588 pages
...from the slavery of the law, by endeavouring to procure some appointment at court ; that, " not being a man born under Sol that loveth honour, nor under Jupiter that loveth business, but wholly carried away by the contemplative planet," he might by that mean become a true pioneer in...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 3

Francis Bacon - 1850 - 618 pages
...be more painful than most parts of action arp I ever bear a mind, in some middle place that I could discharge, to serve her majesty ; not as a man born under Sol, thatloveth honour; nor under Jupiter, that loveth business, for the A 1 LETTERS FROM THE CABALA. contemplative...
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Papers on literary and philosophical subjects

Patrick Campbell Macdougall - 1852 - 358 pages
...not be any secret to his own consciousness, nor was it that, like a still greater, he had not been " born under Sol that loveth honour, nor under Jupiter that loveth business, but under the planet of contemplation;" which, in his earliest aspirations, " carried" him too, like...
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New Biographies of Illustrious Men

1857 - 480 pages
...Sol that loveth honor, nor under Jupiter that loveth business, for the contemplative planet carricth me away wholly ; but as a man born under an excellent...that deserveth the dedication of all men's abilities Again, the meanness of my estate doth somewhat move me; for, though I cannot accuse myself that I am...
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New Biographies of Illustrious Men

1857 - 470 pages
...Sol that loveth honor, nor under Jupiter that loveth business, for the contemplative planet carricth me away wholly ; but as a man born under an excellent...sovereign, that deserveth the dedication of all men's abilitics Again, the meanness of my estate doth somewhat move me ; for, though I cannot accuse myself...
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New Biographies of Illustrious Men

1857 - 426 pages
...be more painful than most parta of action are. I ever bear a mind, in some middle place that I could discharge, to serve her majesty ; not as a man born under Sol that loveth honor, nor under Jupiter that loveth business, for the contemplative planet carrieth me away wholly...
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New Biographies of Illustrious Men

1857 - 448 pages
...be more painful than most parts of action are. J ever bear a mind, in some middle place that I could discharge, to serve her majesty; not as a man born under Sol that lovcth honor, nor under Jupiter that loveth business, for the contemplative planet carrieth me away...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 3

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1857 - 612 pages
...be more painful than most parts of action are. I ever bear a mind, in some middle place that I could discharge, to serve her majesty ; not as a man born under Sol, thatloveth honour; nor under Jupiter, that loveth business, for the A 1 contemplative planet carrielh...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a ..., Volume 3

Francis Bacon - 1859 - 628 pages
...be more painful than most parU of action are. I ever bear a mind, in some middle place that I could discharge, to serve her majesty ; not as a man born...honour; nor under Jupiter, that loveth business, for the A 1 contemplative planet carrieth me away wholly: but as a man born under an excellent sovereign, that...
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