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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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Half-hours with the best authors, Volume 2

Charles Knight - English literature - 1848
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a ..., Volume 1

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1848 - 455 pages
...business ; so as they have no freedom, neither in their persons, nor in their actions, nor in their timea. 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. The standing is slippery, and the regress is either a downfall, or at least...
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Scholarship examinations of 1846/47 (-1853/54).

Bengal council of educ - 1848
...is as the Sunbeams, that beat hotter upon a bank, or steep rising ground, than upon a flat." 24. " The rising unto place is laborious, and by pains men...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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A Treatise on the Conduct of the Understanding

John Locke - Intellect - 1849 - 132 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...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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Half-hours with the Best Authors, Volume 1

Literature - 1850
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Works, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...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 untu place is laborious ; and by pains men come to greater pains: and it is sometimes base ; and by...
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Cicero's three books of offices ... also his Cato major ... Lælius ...

Marcus Tullius Cicero - 1850
...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 lose liberty, or to seek power over others and to lose power over a man's self. The rising unto place...
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Cicero's Three Books Of Offices, Or Moral Duties

Marcus Tullius Cicero - Ethics - 1850 - 342 pages
...servants of fame, uud ferrvants of business, so us 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 lose liberty, or to seek power over others nnd to lose power over a rnan'd self. The rising unto place...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...servants of fame ; and servants ofbusines.se. So aa they have no frecdome, neither in their persons; nor in their actions; nor in their times. It is a strange desire to seeke power and to lose liberty; to seeke power over others, and to lose power over a mans seife."...
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The lives of the lords chancellors and keepers of the great seal of England ...

Baron John Campbell Campbell - Great Britain - 1851
...t Works, yol. v. 463. vants of business : so as they have no freedom, neither in their persons, nor in their actions, nor in their times. It is a strange...over others and to lose power over a man's self."* It may as well be said that he despised money, because in his writings he calls riches " the baggage...
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