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" The first creature of God, in the works of the days, was the light of the sense; the last was the light of reason; and his sabbath work, ever since, is the illumination of his Spirit. "
Essays by Lords Bacon and Clarendon: Two Volumes in One - Page 15
by Francis Bacon - 1820 - 539 pages
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English Essays

Walter Cochrane Bronson - 1905 - 422 pages
...knowl- 10 edge of truth, which is the presence of it, and the belief of truth, which is the enjoying of it, is the sovereign good of human nature. The...and His sabbath work ever since is the illumination 15 of His Spirit. First He breathed light upon the face of the matter, or chaos; then He breathed light...
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Cosmic Consciousness: A Study in the Evolution of the Human Mind

Richard Maurice Bucke - 1905 - 318 pages
...plays and sonnets. Note again these words of Bacon's, taken from his essay " Of Truth " [35 : 82] : " The first creature of God, in the works of the days,...work ever since is the illumination of his spirit." In other words : In the evolution of the human mind simple consciousness was first produced ; then...
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Introduction to English Literature, with Suggestions for Further Reading and ...

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - 1905 - 766 pages
...the knowledge of truth, which is the presence of it, and the belief of truth, which is the enjoying of it, is the sovereign good of human nature. The first creature '7 of God, in the works of the days, was the light of the sense ; the last was the light of reason;...
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Introduction to English Literature: With Suggestions for Further Reading and ...

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - 1906 - 764 pages
...the knowledge of truth, which is the presence of it, and the belief of truth, which is the enjoying of it, is the sovereign good of human nature. The first creature '7 of God, in the works of the days, was the light of the sense ; the last was the light of reason;...
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Pericles, Volume 23

William Shakespeare - 1907 - 258 pages
...seas and shores, yea, all the creatures," ie the winds, thunder, etc. Bacon's Essays, Of Truth : " The first creature of God in the works of the days was the light of the sense ". 38. for . . . exercise] for want of anything on which to exercise themselves. 39. not yet . . ....
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Some Old-fashioned Educationists

James Colville - 1907 - 122 pages
...of truth (which is the enjoying of it) is the sovran good of human nature. The first creature of God was the light of the sense ; the last was the light of reason ; and His Sabbath-work, ever since, is the illumination of His spirit." Thus have we the fulness of the inquiry...
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Essays

Francis Bacon - 1908 - 340 pages
...; is the Soveraigne Good of humane7 Nature. The first Creature8 of God, in the workes of the Dayes, was the Light of the Sense ; The last, was the Light of Reason ; And his Sabbath Worke, ever since, is the Illumination of his Spirit9. 45 First he breathed Light upon the Face of...
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A Dictionary of Thoughts: Being a Cyclopedia of Laconic Quotations from the ...

Tryon Edwards - 1908 - 774 pages
...Holmr*. LIGHT,— Hail! holy light, offspring of heaven, first born '.—Milton. The first creation e0H e0`&e0 sense : the last was the light of reason ; and his Sabbath work, ever since, is the illumination of...
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A Dictionary of Thoughts

Tryon Edwards - 1908 - 792 pages
...llolmes. LIGHT,— Hail ! holy light, offspring of heaven, first born ! — Hilton. The first creation Whateve sense ; the last was the light of reason ; and his Sabbath work, ever since, is the illumination of...
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How to Argue and Win

Grenville Kleiser - 1910 - 310 pages
...the knowledge of truth, which is the presence of it, and the belief of truth, which is the enjoying of it; is the sovereign good of human nature. The...light of the sense ; the last was the light of reason ; 257 and his Sabbath work ever since is the illumination of His spirit. First He breathed light upon...
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