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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... "
Bacon; His Writings, and His Philosophy - Page 36
by George Lillie Craik - 1846
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Literarhistorische Forschungen, Issue 52

Max freiherr von Waldberg - 1913 - 362 pages
...%f>vaEÍr¡ Homers (Ilias VIII, 19) findet sich Adv. of L. p. 10. „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." Und ib. p. 109: „'Da fidei quae fidei sunt.' For the heathen themselves conclude as much in that...
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Poems Published in 1842: With an Introduction & Notes

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1914 - 432 pages
...Rowe and Webb quote Bacon, Advancement of Learning, i. 1 : ' 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.' 258. Avilion : or Avalon, a legendary island in the Western Ocean and the kingdom of Morgan le Fay....
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Of the Advancement of Learning

Francis Bacon - 1915 - 270 pages
...for 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...induce some oblivion of the highest cause; but when a mafT"| passeth on farther, and seeth the dependence of causes, and j the works of ProvidenceT then,...
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Revue de l'enseignement des langues vivantes, Volume 39

1922
...philosophy, when thé second causes, which are next unlo thé sensés, do oifer themselves to thé mind of man, if it dwell and stay there, it may induce some oblivion of thé highest cause ; but when a man passeth on farther, and seeth thé dépendance of causes and thé...
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The Oxford Book of English Prose

Arthur Quiller-Couch - 1925 - 1124 pages
...For 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...oblivion of the highest cause ; but when a man passeth on further, and seeth the dependence of causes, and the works of Providence, then, according to the allegory...
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The Lost Language of Symbolism: An Inquiry Into the Origin of ..., Volume 1

Harold Bayley - 1912
...passeth on farther and beholds the dependency, continuation and confederacy of causes, and the workes of Providence, then, according to the allegory of the Poets, he will easily believe that the highest linke of Nature's chains must needs be tyed to the foot of Jupiter's chaire." Tennyson expresses this...
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Empirical Logic and Public Debate: Essays in Honour of Else M. Barth

Erik C. W. Krabbe, Renée José Dalitz, Pier A. Smit - 1993 - 337 pages
...Nature, Scala Naturae, a ladder which could be ascended. And as the poets quoted by Francis Bacon said, 'the highest link of nature's chain must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair.' 4 As an almost inevitable consequence of the parallels between knowledge and morality we find that...
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Knowledge and Postmodernism in Historical Perspective

Joyce Oldham Appleby, Elizabeth Covington, David Hoyt, Allison Sneider, Michael Latham - 1996 - 578 pages
...For 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...oblivion of the highest cause,- but when a man passeth on further, and seeth the dependence of causes, and the works of Providence, then, according to the allegory...
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Lord, Teach Us to Pray: Sermons on Prayer

Alexander Whyte - 1998 - 320 pages
...together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity. Then, according to the allegory of the poets, he mil easily believe that the highest link of nature's chain...must needs be tied to the foot of Jupiter's chair." We speak in that large and general way about what we call great students and great thinkers and great...
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Selected Philosophical Works

Francis Bacon, Rose-Mary Sargent - 1999 - 340 pages
...religion. For in the entrance of philosophy, when the second causes, which are next to the senses, do offer themselves to the mind of man, if it dwell and stay...some oblivion of the highest cause, but when a man passes on further and sees the dependence of causes and the works of Providence then, according to...
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