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" The end of our foundation is the knowledge of causes, and secret motions of things; and the enlarging of the bounds of human empire, to the effecting of all things possible. "
Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy - Page 65
by George Lillie Craik - 1846
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The Tragedy of Sir Francis Bacon: An Appeal for Further Investigation and ...

Harold Bayley - 1902 - 274 pages
...functions whereto our fellows are assigned, and Fourthly the ordinances and rites which we observe. " The end of our Foundation is the Knowledge of Causes...human empire, to the effecting of all things possible. ..." " For the several employments and offices of our fellows, we have twelve that sail into foreign...
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Great Englishmen of the Sixteenth Century

Sir Sidney Lee - 1904 - 382 pages
...out the true nature of all things.' The end of this college of science is to reach ' the The work of the knowledge of causes, and secret motions of things,...human empire to the effecting of all things possible.' That is the motto of the great temple. There is much that is fantastic in the sequel, but it illustrates...
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John Amos Comenius, Bishop of the Moravians: His Life and Educational Works

Simon Somerville Laurie - 1904 - 272 pages
...fourthly, the ordinances and rites which we observe. ' The End of our Foundation is the knowledge of the Causes, and secret motions of things ; and the enlarging...Empire, to the effecting of all things possible.' He then proceeds to develope his conception of a great Institution devoted to Knowledge with a view...
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Great Englishmen of the Sixteenth Century

Sir Sidney Lee - 1904 - 388 pages
...this college of science is to The work reach ' the knowledge of causes, and secret mo- of the tions of things, and the enlarging of the bounds of human empire to the effecting of all things possible.' That is the motto of the great temple. There is much that is fan- : tastic in the sequel, but it illustrates...
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Great Englishmen of the Sixteenth Century

Sir Sidney Lee - 1904 - 384 pages
...this college of science is to * The work reach ' the knowledge of causes, and secret mo- of the tions of things, and the enlarging of the bounds of human empire to the effecting of all things possible.' That is the motto of the great temple. There is much that is fantastic in the sequel, but it illustrates...
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Studies in the History of Educational Opinion from the Renaissance

Simon Somerville Laurie - 1905 - 280 pages
...fourthly, the ordinances and rites which we observe. "The End of our Foundation is the knowledge of the Causes, and secret motions of things; and the enlarging...Empire, to the effecting of all things possible." He then proceeds to develope his conception of a great Institution devoted to Knowledge with a view...
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The Royal Society: Or, Science in the State and in the Schools

Sir William Huggins - 1906 - 131 pages
...ROYAL SOCIETY TO THE STATE, AND THE RESPONSIBLE PUBLIC DUTIES WHICH REST PERMANENTLY UPON THE SOCIETY. "The end of our foundation is the knowledge of causes,...empire, to the effecting of all things possible." — F. BACON (New Atlantis'). From the Address delivered at the Anniversary Meeting on November 30,...
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THE ROYAL SOCIETY

SIR WILLIAM HUGGINS - 1906
...ROYAL SOCIETY TO THE STATE, AND THE RESPONSIBLE PUBLIC DUTIES WHICH REST PERMANENTLY UPON THE SOCIETY. "The end of our foundation is the knowledge of causes,...bounds of human empire, to the effecting of all things possible."—F. BACON (New Atlantis}. From the Address delivered at the Anniversary Meeting on November...
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Medical Lectures and Aphorisms

Samuel Jones Gee - 1908 - 372 pages
...Cowley's idea. Cowley's intention was the same as that of Salomon's House in Bacon's New Atlantis: 'The end of our foundation is the knowledge of causes...human empire to the effecting of all things possible.' Cowley's main object was the advancement of learning by research. His professors were to be devoted...
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Entstehungsgeschichte von D. Defoes "Robinson Crusoe"...

Friedrich Wackwitz - 1909 - 77 pages
...Luftschiffen, Unterseebooten, noch ehe sie erfunden waren. Der Zweck der naturwissenschaftlichen Akademie ist: the knowledge of causes, and secret motions of things,...human empire, to the effecting of all things possible; kurz, Herrschaft über die Natur wird erstrebt. ') The works of Francis Bacon, herausgeg. von J. Spedding,...
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