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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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A History of Education

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - 1886 - 376 pages
...it dwell and stay there, it may induce some oblivion of the highest cause ; but when a man passcth on farther, and seeth the dependence of causes and...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair." Learning should inure to the good of mankind. " Men have entered into a desire of learning and knowledge,"...
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The Authorship of Shakespeare: With an Appendix of Additional ..., Volume 2

Nathaniel Holmes - 1886 - 480 pages
...induce some oblivion of the highest cause : but when a man passeth on further, and seeth the depend ence of causes, and the works of Providence, then, according...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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Creation

Harvey Goodwin - 1886 - 160 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...believe that the highest link of nature's chain must need be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair."—BACON, Advancement of Learning. WE now turn over a...
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Works, Volume 3

Francis Bacon - 1887
...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...will easily believe that the highest link of nature's chnin must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair. To conclude therefore, let no man, upon a...
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Philosophy and Religion: A Series of Addresses, Essays and Sermons Designed ...

Augustus Hopkins Strong - 1888 - 632 pages
...laws that govern nature, how could there be any disorder ? Thus the lofty thought of the classic poet that the highest link of nature's chain must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair i» exchanged for the blasphemous assertion that the heavens declare, not the glory of God, but the...
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The Ten Commandments

George Dana Boardman - 1889 - 378 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. Significant words these, for all sciolists. No man was ever born an atheist ; if he has become one,...
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Hand-book of Christian Evidences

Jerome Dean Davis - 1889 - 254 pages
...further, and seeth the dependence of causes, and works of providence, then, according to the old Greek poets, he •will easily believe that the highest...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair." We have seen the truth of Lord Bacon's words, in reference to cause, aud we shall find them just as...
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Philosophy and Theology: Being the First Edinburgh University Gifford Lectures

James Hutchison Stirling - 1890 - 407 pages
...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...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair." Lastly, here, as regards Bacon, we may refer to that grand passage in the Essays that begins : " I...
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Philosophy and Theology: Being the First Edinburgh University Gifford Lectures

James Hutchison Stirling - 1890 - 407 pages
...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...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair." Lastly, here, as regards Bacon, we may refer to that grand passage in the Ussays that begins : " I...
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Natural Religion. From the "Apologie Des Christenthums"

Franz Hettinger - 1890 - 302 pages
...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...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair." 3 Niebuhr confirms this truth as regards historic, and Meyer 4 as regards mechanical, science: both...
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