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" Men in great place are thrice servants : servants of the sovereign or state ; servants of fame; and servants of business : so as they have no freedom, neither in their persons, nor in their actions, nor in their times. It is a strange desire, to seek... "
Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately - Page 116
edited by - 1864
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The Huevolution of Sacred Muur Science Past and Present: A Theoretical ...

Noble Timothy Myers - EL - History - 2004 - 160 pages
...personal rivalry or passion and desire for influence before one can become enlightened. F. Bacon said "It is a strange desire to seek power and to lose liberty or to seek power over others and to loose power over a mans self" F. Bacon was convicted of taking bribes in 1621 AD and banished form...
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The companion to Shaker of the speare: the Francis Bacon story, evidence and ...

Ross Jackson - Fiction - 2005 - 95 pages
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A Conga Line of Suckholes: Mark Latham's Book of Quotations

Mark Latham - Australia - 2006 - 246 pages
...at the thought of Alexander the Great having conquered the world at an age when he had done nothing. It is a strange desire to seek power and to lose liberty;...-pains; and it is sometimes base, and by indignities men come to dignities. Francis Bacon, Essays, 1625 Begin each day by telling yourself: Today I shall...
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Bacon's Essays, Volume 1

Edwin A. Abbott - 2006 - 284 pages
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A History of the Law, the Courts, and the Lawyers of Maine: From Its First ...

William Willis - History - 2006 - 712 pages
...servants of fame, and servants of business; so as they have no freedom, neither in their persons, nor in their actions, nor in their times. It is a strange desire to seek power and to lose liberty." We do not think that Mr. Thatcher practiced any of the arts of a demagogue, which at that day had not...
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Pearls Of Thought

Maturin M. Ballou - 2006 - 296 pages
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Writing a Great Movie: Key Tools for Successful Screenwriting

Jeff Kitchen - Performing Arts - 2006 - 324 pages
...HAN SWIFT Power gradually extirpates from the mind every humane and gentle virtue. — EDMUND BURKE It is a strange desire, to seek power, and to lose liberty. — FRANCIS BACON You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have both. —...
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A Dictionary of Thoughts

Tryon Edwards - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 724 pages
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The Essays of Francis Bacon

W. H. D. Rouse - Philosophy - 2007 - 252 pages
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Murder on the Rebound

Jeffrey Miller - Fiction - 2007 - 275 pages
...Appeal. All right?" As Albinoni opens the door to leave, Justice Mariner adds, "And Tony." "A 7 ' V It is a strange desire to seek power and to lose liberty. Francis Bacon, "Of Great Place" Well, in my experience you can make your bona fides as plain and obvious...
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