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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 LIVES OF CHANCELLORS AND KEEPERS OF THE GREAT SEAL OF ENGLAND

JOHN LORD CAMPBELL - 1851
...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...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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The works of William Cowper, with a life of the author, by the editor R. Southey

William Cowper - 1851
...bank, or steep riling ground, than upon a flat." 24. " The rising unto place is laborious, and by paint men come to greater 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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The Works Of France Bacon

Basil Montagu - 1852
...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...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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The Essays: Or, Counsels, Civil and Moral, and Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1852 - 349 pages
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral ; And, Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1852 - 349 pages
...and to lofe Liberty ; or to feek Power over others, and to lofe Power over a Man's Self. The Rifmg unto Place is laborious ; and by Pains Men come to greater Pains : and it is fometimes bafe ; and by Indignities, Men come to Dignities. The Standing is flippery, and the Regrefs...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1853
...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, • Amare et sapere vix Deo conceditur. Pub. Syr....
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The Works of Lord Bacon: Philosophical works

Francis Bacon - 1854
...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 cither a downfal, or at least an...
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Cicero's Three books of offices, or moral duties: also his Cato Major, an ...

Marcus Tullius Cicero - Ethics - 1855 - 343 pages
...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...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 an...
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Cicero's Three Books of Offices, Or, Moral Duties: Also His Cato Major, an ...

Marcus Tullius Cicero - Ethics - 1855 - 343 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 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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The Essays: Or, Counsels, Civil and Moral ; and The Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1856 - 360 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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