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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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Lectures Delivered Before the Young Men's Christian Association, 1845-1846 ...

1857 - 564 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." Even David Hume, notwithstanding the hazy web of scepticism with which, from a speculative rather than...
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Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 3

Francis Bacon - 1859 - 850 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...highest link of nature's chain must needs be tied to the foqt of Jupiter's chair. To conclude therefore, let no man, upon a weak conceit of sobriety or an ill-applied...
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Notes and Queries

1857 - 644 pages
...from the Golden Chain With which that THING OF THINGS* bound in the world." Bacon has : " When a man seeth the dependence of causes, and the works of Providence,...poets, he will easily believe that the highest link of Nature* » chain must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair." — Adc. of Learning, 1828, p....
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Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of ..., Volume 3

John Campbell Baron Campbell - 1857 - 426 pages
...convaluit." — repentino animi deliquio correptus fuit: id- Rau-ley. CHAP. LVI. CHARGE OF INFIDELITY. 143 of Providence,— then, according to the allegory...highest link of Nature's chain must needs be tied to the fodt of Jupiter's chair." 1 He certainly received a most pious education ; and if his early religious...
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Lives of lord Lyndhurst and lord Brougham, Volume 1

John Campbell (1st baron.) - 1857
...convaluit." — repentino trniml ikliquio corn-plus full: id- Rcmley. CHAP. LVI. CHARGE OF INFIDELITY. 143 of Providence,— then, according to the allegory...highest link of Nature's chain must needs be tied to the foclt of Jupiter's chair." q He certainly received a me^t pious education ; and if his early religious...
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The Emancipation of Faith, Volume 2

Henri Édouard Schedel - 1858 - 500 pages
...and stay there, 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." Here the philosopher refers to Belief or Trust alone, and remains perfectly consistent with his well...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a Life of the ...

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1859 - 618 pages
...and the works of Providence ; then, according to the allegory of the poets, he will easily beJieve that the highest link of nature's chain must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair." The testimony of his friends is of the same nature. His chaplain and biographer, Dr. Rawley, says,...
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The Collected Works of Dugald Stewart: Dissertation : exhibiting the ...

Dugald Stewart - 1860
...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. — Bacon (Adv. of Learning}. P. 235, n., c. 2, 1. 1. — Since fate is nothing more than an interlaced...
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The two books of Francis Bacon: of the proficience and advancement of ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 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...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair. 4 To conclude therefore, let no man upon a weak conceit of sobriety or an ill-applied moderation think...
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The Method of the Divine Government, Physical and Moral

James McCosh - 1863 - 588 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...chain must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair."J • See Letters between Leibnitz and Clarke. f Ke Aug. Scien. t Eighth Edition. — The late...
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