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" It is true, that a little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion ;* for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no further; but... "
The Works of Francis Bacon: Literary and professional works - Page 132
by Francis Bacon - 1860
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Moral, Economical, and Political Essays

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1833 - 216 pages
...in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion ; for, while the mind of man locketh upon the second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no farther ; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate, and linked together, it must needs fly...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 16, Issue 2

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1834
...philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion; for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes...together, it must needs fly to providence and deity." (a) 8 Iliad. (ft) Life by Rawley. His will thus opens : " I bequeath my soul and body His will. into...
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Illustrations of Human Life, Volume 1

Robert Plumer Ward - 1837
...mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them and go no farther; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate...together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity.'" " This certainly falls in," said Campbell, " with your general arrangement at the beginning of time...
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Illustrations of Human Life, Volume 1

Robert Plumer Ward - 1837
...inclineth a man's mind to atheism; but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion. For while the mind of man looketh upon second causes...scattered, it may sometimes rest in them and go no farther ; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate and linked together, it must needs fly...
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Gems of genius; or, Words of the wise: a collection of the most pointed ...

Andrew Steinmetz - 1838
...philosophy inclineth man's mind to Atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion ; for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes...no further; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederated and linked together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity. —Bacon. 1125. Why fear...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1838 - 832 pages
...philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism; but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion : for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes...scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no farther; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate and linked together, it must needs fly...
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The Christian beacon, ed. by C.B. Tayler

Charles Benjamin Tayler - 1839
...colled. '' But depth in philosophy," he adds, " brings them back to religion, for while the mind looks on second causes, scattered, it may sometimes rest in them and go no further ; but, when it beholds them linked together, it must needs seek for a Divine cause. — But then, struck as it were...
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Lectures Against Socialism: Delivered Under the Direction of the Committee ...

London City Mission - Christian socialism - 1840
...philosophy inclineth man's mind to Atheism; but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion. For while the mind of man looketh upon second causes...scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no farther: but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate and linked together, it must needs fly...
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Essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, and the two books Of the proficience ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1840
...philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion; for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes...scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no farther; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate, and linked together, it must needs fly...
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Evans's Sketch of the Various Denominations of the Christian World: And of ...

John Evans, James Hews Bransby - Atheism - 1841 - 365 pages
...inclineth a man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion ; for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may rest in them and go no farther ; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederated and linked together,...
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