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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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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, Alexander Spiers, Basil Montagu - 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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Cicero's Three books of Offices: or, Moral duties. Also his Cato Major, an ...

Marcus Tullius Cicero - 1856 - 342 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...come to greater pains, and it is sometimes base and bv indignities men come to dignities. The standing is slippery, and the regrcsis either a downfall...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 99

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - 1856
...may be seen in the impressive after-testimony of the illustrious Chancellor : — ' The rising into place is laborious, and by pains 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 Quarterly Review, Volume 99

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - 1856
...may be seen in the impressive after-testimony of the illustrious Chancellor : — ' The rising into place is laborious, and by pains 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 QUARTERLY REVIEW

john murray - 1856
...may be seen in the impressive after-testimony of the illustrious Chancellor : — ' The rising into place is laborious, and by pains 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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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - 1857 - 550 pages
...sovereign or State, servants of fame, and servants of business ; so as l they have no freedom, neither2 in their persons, nor2 in their actions, nor in their...to greater pains ; and it is sometimes base and by indignities3 men come to dignities. The standing is slippery, and the regress is either a downfall,...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 6

Francis Bacon, William Rawley - 1858
...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...power over a man's self. The rising unto place is labo1 Btctt itaque reefptum tit itlud diverltium : Amare et sapere vi\ Deo conceditur. rious; and by...
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The lives of the lord chancellors and keepers of the great seal of England ...

John Campbell (1st baron.) - 1857
...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...power over others and to lose power over a man's self. "k It may as well be said that he despised money, because in his writings he calls riches " the baggage...
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