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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 Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon - 1890 - 456 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...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair.' Works, iii. 267. 1. 13. Leucippus, Democritus, and Epicurus] Here referred to only as holding the atomic...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - 1890 - 534 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," ie that the series of natural phenomena is directed by God. 10. confederate, bound together, united....
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A History of Education

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - 1890 - 380 pages
...there, it may induce some oblivion of the highest cause ; but when a man passeth on farther, and seetb the dependence of causes and the works of Providence,...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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Selections from Tennyson: With Introduction and Notes

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson, Frederick James Rowe, William Trego Webb - 1890 - 178 pages
...Thus Bacon in his Advancement of Learning, i. 1. 3, says, " According to the allegory of the poets the highest link of nature's chain must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair": cf. Adv. of L. ii. vi. 1. Jeremy Taylor writes "Faith is the golden chain to link the penitent sinner...
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Selections from Tennyson: With Introduction and Notes

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson, Frederick James Rowe, William Trego Webb - 1890 - 154 pages
...Thus Bacon in his Advancement of Learning, i. 1. 3, says, " According to the allegory of the poets the highest link of nature's chain must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair " : cf. A dv. of L. ii. vi. 1. Jeremy Taylor writes "Faith is the golden chain to link the penitent...
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Illustrations of Tennyson

John Churton Collins - 1891 - 244 pages
...Bacon's Advaneement of Learning, book i. ad init. — According to the allegory of the poets . . . the highest link of nature's chain must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair — or by a sentence in Arehdeacon Hare's Sermon on the Law of Self-Saerifice : — This is the golden...
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The Coming of Arthur and The Passing of Arthur: With Introductions and Notes

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1891 - 78 pages
...literature. Thus Bacon in his Advancement of Learning, i. 1. 3, says, "According to the allegory of the poets the highest link of nature's chain must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair " : cf. Adv. of L. ii. vi. 1. Jeremy Taylor writes "Faith is the golden chain to link the penitent...
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'Thoughts that Breathe and Words that Burn,' from the Writings of Francis ...

Francis Bacon - 1893 - 304 pages
...oblivion of the higheft caufe : but when a man pafleth on farther, and feeth the dependence of caufes and the works of Providence ; then, according to the allegory of the poets, he will eafily believe that the higheft link of Nature's chain muft needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's...
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, Volume 2

John Locke - 1894
...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.' (Advancement of Learning, First Book.) ' lamblicus teacheth, what is also a received notion of the...
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Selected Poems

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1894 - 348 pages
...those things >:e hung in air." Chaucer has "the fayre cheyne Of love," Knight's Tale, 2133; Bacon, "the highest link of nature's chain must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiters chair," Adv. of Learning, i. In Milton the world is attached to the universe by a golden chain,...
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