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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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The Method of the Divine Government: Physical and Moral

James McCosh - 1880 - 549 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...believe that the highest link of nature's chain must needsbe tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair. "£ • See Letters between Leibnitz and Clarke. f Do...
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Studies in the Creative Week

George Dana Boardman - 1880 - 338 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 of...poets, he will easily believe that the highest link of Nature s chain must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair."-(" ADVANCEMENT OF LEARNING," Book...
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Rose-Belford's Canadian Monthly and National Review, Volume 6

1881
...from the ' Iliad ' (VIII, 19), read by the light of Bacon's words, ' 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.' ('Advancement of Learning' I. 1. 3.) To come to what is more relative to the present study, the thoughts...
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Bacon's Essays, Volume 2

Francis Bacon - 1881
...there, it may induce some oblivion of the highest cause ; but when a man passeth on farther, and sceth the dependence of causes and the works of Providence,...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair.' [14] l.«-m IPIMI-. &c. : The founder of the atomic theory, which was worked out by Democritus ; Democritus...
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Science and Sentiment: With Other Papers, Chiefly Philosophical

Noah Porter - 1882 - 506 pages
...it dwell and stay in them, 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." PROFESSOR HUXLEY'S EXPOSITION OF HUME'S PHILOSOPHY. 1 PROFESSOR HUXLEY is always an interesting writer,...
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Studies in Early English Literature

Emelyn W. Washburn - 1882 - 254 pages
...and seeth the dependance of causes and the works of Providence, then he, according to the allegory, will easily believe that the highest link of nature's...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair." But I cannot close this sketch without a word on a point perhaps of more interest to the general mind...
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A Memoir of the Right Hon. William Page Wood, Baron Hatherley ..., Volume 2

William Page Wood Baron Hatherley - 1883
...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 of...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair.' ' In fact,' said the lecturer, ' a little reflection would suffice to show that no inorganised object...
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The Advancement of Learning

Francis Bacon - 1885 - 376 pages
...of the highest cause ; but when a man passeth on further, and seeth the dependence of causes^.a.nd, the works of Providence, then,, according to the allegory...Jupiter's chair. To conclude therefore, let no man urjpn a weak conceit of sobriety or an ill-applied moderation think or maintain, that a man can search...
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The Advancement of Learning

Francis Bacon - 1885 - 376 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...Providence, then, according to the allegory of the poets, he l ^ will easily believe that the highest link of nature's chain ~"~~must needs be tied to the foot...
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On Mammalian Descent; the Hunterian Lectures for 1884: Being Nine Lectures ...

William Kitchen Parker - 1885 - 229 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 the works of Providence ; then, accordingto the allegory of the poets, he will easily believe that the highest link of nature's chain...
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