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" ... in the entrance of philosophy, when the second causes, which are next unto the senses, do offer themselves to the mind of man, if it dwell and stay there it may induce some oblivion of the highest cause; but when a man passeth on... "
The Works of Francis Bacon: Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Albans, and Lord ... - Page 8
by Francis Bacon - 1824
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Infidelity: Its Aspects, Causes, and Agencies ... With a Preface-essay by ...

Thomas Pearson - 1863 - 328 pages
...continues to govern the world which He has made than that He has abandoned it. " When a man," says' Bacon, "seeth the dependence of causes and the works of Providence,...the poets, he will easily believe that the highest * Smith's Relations of Faith and Philosophy, p. 13. + Indications of the Creator, p. «. link of nature's...
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A Compendium of English Literautre: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1863
...if it dwell and stay there, it may induce some oblivion of the highest cause; but when a man passeth on farther, and seeth the dependence of causes, and the works of Providence, tlren, according to the allegory of the poets, he will easily believe that the highest link of nature's...
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Proceedings at the Inauguration of Frederick A.P. Barnard: S. T. D., Ll. D ...

Columbia College (New York, N.Y.) - 1865 - 106 pages
...it dwell and stay there, it may induce some oblivion of the highest cause ; but, when a man passeth on farther, and seeth the dependence of causes and...poets, he will easily believe that the highest link must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair." But it may be replied that the foregoing reasoning...
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The Authorship of Shakespeare

Nathaniel Holmes - 1867 - 601 pages
...and stay there, it may induce some oblivion of the highest cause ; but when a man passeth on further, and seeth the dependence of causes, and the works...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair." The same doctrine is more distinctly expressed in his interpretation of the fable of Pan, thus : —...
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The Works in Verse and Prose Complete of the Right Honourable Fulke Greville ...

Fulke Greville (Baron Brooke) - 1870 - 252 pages
...to Homer, Iliad, viii. 19. and Mr. Wright also gives Plato, Theaet, i. 153 c. Bacon's words are, " the allegory of the poets, he will easily believe, that the highest link of nature's chain need be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair " : and " The heathen themselves conclude as much in that...
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The Works in Verse and Prose Complete of the Right Honourable Fulke Greville ...

Fulke Greville (Baron Brooke) - 1870
...to Homer, Iliad, viii. 19. and Mr. AV right also gives Plate, Theaet, i. 163 e. Baeon's words are, "the allegory of the poets, he will easily believe, that the highest link of nature's ehain need bo tied to the foot of Jupiter's ehair " : and " The heathen themselves eonelude as mneh...
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Addresses and Proceedings at the Celebration of the One Hundredth ...

American Whig Society - 1871 - 274 pages
...and stay there, it may indeed induce some oblivion of the highest cause ; " but where a man passeth on farther, and seeth the dependence of causes, and...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair.", No ! depend upon it, religion has nothing to fear from learning. Ignorance is her most dangerous foe....
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The Works of George Berkeley ...

George Berkeley - 1871
...Fire, itself connected as an effect with the Supreme Active Intelligence. So Bacon : — • When a man seeth the dependence of causes, and the works of Providence,...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair.' — (Adv. a/Learning,?. 1 2.) * I have not seen this work. I am indebted for an account of it to Dr....
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Human power in the divine life; or, The active powers of the mind in ...

Nicholas Bishop - 1871 - 374 pages
...stay there, it may induce some oblivion of the highest cause ; but, when a man passeth on further, and seeth the dependence of causes, and the works...the poets, he will easily believe that the highest of Nature's chain must be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair."— Bacon. " There is a higher government...
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The Essays of Lord Bacon

Francis Bacon - 1873 - 268 pages
...it dwell and stay there, it may induce some oblivion of the highest cause ; but when a man passeth on farther, and seeth the dependence of causes, and...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair.' 2 Leucippus] A Grecian philosopher, one of Zeno's pupils. He originated the atomic philosophy, which...
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