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" It is a pleasure to stand upon the shore, and to see ships tossed upon the sea; a pleasure to stand in the window of a castle , and to see a battle , and the adventures thereof below: but no pleasure is comparable to the standing upon the vantage-ground... "
The Works of Lord Bacon: Philosophical works - Página 259
por Francis Bacon - 1854
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The Art of Scientific Discovery: Or, The General Conditions and Methods of ...

George Gore - 1878 - 648 páginas
...KNOWLEDGE. It is a pleasure to stand upon the shore, and to see ships tost upon the sea ; a pleaswe to stand in the window of a castle and to see a battle...below ; but no pleasure is comparable to the standing on the vantage ground of truth (a hill not to be commanded, and where the air is always calm and serene),...
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Supernatural Revelation: Or, First Principles of Moral Theology

Thomas Rawson Birks - 1879 - 240 páginas
...light into the face of His chosen. The poet (Lucretius), that beautified the sect that otherwise was inferior to the rest, saith yet excellently well,...below : but no pleasure is comparable to the standing on the vantage-ground of truth, a hill not to be commanded, and where the air is always clear and serene...
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Bacon's essays, with intr., notes and index by E.A. Abbott. Text only, with ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1879
...face of the matter, or chaos ; then he breathed light into the face of man ; and still he breatheth and inspireth light into the face of his chosen. The...inferior to the rest, saith yet excellently well, // is a pleasure to stand upon the 50 shore, and to see ships tost upon the sea ; a pleasure to stand...
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Gems of great authors; or, The philosophy of reading and thinking, selected ...

John Tillotson - 1880
...and the heart-takers the other. — Leigh Hunt. CCCXLIV. JJLEASURE. — It is a pleasure to stand on the shore, and to see ships tossed upon the sea ;...below ; but no pleasure is comparable to the standing on the vantage ground of truth (a hill not to be commanded, and where the air is always clear and sincere),...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

1881 - 536 páginas
...matter, or chaos ; then He breathed light into the face of man ; and still * Gen. U. 7. Ho breatheth castle1, and to see a battle, and the adventures thereof below : but no pleasure is comparable to the...
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Bacon's Essays, Volumen1

Francis Bacon - 1881
...face of the matter, or chaos ; then he breathed light into the face of man ; and still he breatheth and inspireth light into the face of his chosen. The...excellently well, It is a pleasure to stand upon the 50 shore, and to see ships tost upon the sea; a pleasure to stand in the window of a castle, and to...
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German prose writing

Franz K W. Lange - 1882 - 219 páginas
...the matter, or chaos; then he breathed light into the face of man; and still he breathed and inspired light into the face of his chosen. The poet that beautified...no pleasure is comparable to the standing upon the vantage-ground of truth, and to see the errors, and wanderings, and mists, and tempests in the vale...
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Reason and Ingersollism

Morgan E. Dowling - 1882 - 170 páginas
...the soulless hypocrite. But I believe with Lucretius, the Roman poet and philosopher, that while ult is a pleasure to stand upon the shore, and to see...to see a battle, and the adventures thereof below ; yet no pleasure is comparable to the standing upon the vantage-ground of truth, and to see the errors,...
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Essays, moral, economical, and political

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1882
...light into the face of man; and still he breatheth and inspireth light into the face of hia cLosen. The poet that beautified the sect, that was otherwise...pleasure to stand upon the shore, and ' to see ships tost upon the sea: a pleasure to stand ' in the window of a castle, and to see a battle, and ' the...
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Practical Sermons

Peter Thomas Ouvry - 1882 - 238 páginas
...way. He said, " It is a pleasure to stand on the sea-shore and to see ships tossed upon the sea; it is a pleasure to stand in the window of a castle and...below ; but no pleasure is comparable to the standing on the vantage-ground of truth (a hill not to be commanded, and where the air is always clear and serene),...
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