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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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Essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, and the two books Of the proficience ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1840
...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...pains ; and it is sometimes base, and by indignities men come to dignities. The standing is slippery, and the regress is either a downfal, or at least an...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1841
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Horae Solitariae: Or, Essays Upon Some Remarkable Names and Titles of Jesus ...

Ambrose Serle - Holy Spirit - 1842 - 708 pages
...business. So as they have no freedom, either in their persont, in their actions, or in their timti. It is a strange desire to seek power, and to lose liberty : or to seek power over other$, and to lose power over a man's self. The rising into place is laborious ; and by pains men...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 24

Periodicals - 1844
...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...others, and to lose power over a man's self. The rising into place is laborious, and by pains men come to greater pains ; and it is sometimes base, and by...
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Lives of Celebrated American Indians

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Indians - 1844 - 315 pages
...is temperance ; the virtue of adversity is fortitude." " It is a strange desire to seek power, and lose liberty ; or to seek power over others, and to lose power over one's self." " Of all kind of men, God is the least beholden unto kings ; for he doth most for them,...
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Famous Men of Modern Times, Volume 1

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Biography - 1844 - 315 pages
...is temperance ; the virtue of adversity is fortitude." " It is a strange desire to seek power, and lose liberty ; or to seek power over others, and to lose power over one's self." " Of all kind of men, God is the least beholden unto kings ; for he doth most for them,...
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Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy

George Lillie Craik - 1846
...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...pains, and it is sometimes base; and by indignities men come to dignities. The standing is slippery, and the regress is either a downfal, or at least an...
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Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy, Volume 1

George Lillie Craik - 1846
...servants of fame, and servants of husiness; s i 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 md to lose liherty, or to seek power over others and to lose ••iwer over a man's self. The rising...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1847
...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...pains ; and it is sometimes base ; and by indignities, men come to dignities. The standing is slippery, and the regress is either a downfall, or at least...
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