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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 Self-Fashioning of Disraeli, 1818-1851

Charles Richmond, Paul Smith - Biography & Autobiography - 1998 - 212 pages
...tone and character of the maxims which attracted him. 'The Rising unto place', he notes from Essay XI, 'is Laborious, and by pains men come to greater pains; and it is sometimes base, and by indignities men come to dignities.'1' And he embraces the following notion of self-interest: Wisdom for a man's...
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Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...of the sovereign or state, servants of fame, and servants of business. 717 Essays 'Of Great Place' immortality. 1571 'The Dead' Honour has come back, as a k 718 Essays 'Of Great Place' Severity breedeth fear, but roughness breedeth hate. 719 Essays 'Of Innovations'...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1999 - 216 pages
...its proper place 5 keep apart 6 interfere 7 impulse 8 creates freedom; neither in their persons,1 nor in their actions, nor in their times. It is a strange...and to lose power over a man's self. The rising unto place2 is laborious; and by pains men come to greater pains; and it is sometimes base;3 and by indignities4...
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The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Oxford University Press, TME. - Reference - 1999 - 1136 pages
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Richard II

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1999 - 256 pages
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Preface to critical reading

Richard Daniel Altick - Academic writing - 1969 - 360 pages
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The Advancement of Learning; Colours of Good and Evil; the Essays

Francis Bacon - 2000 - 445 pages
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The Essayes Or Counsels, Civill and Morall

Francis Bacon - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 339 pages
...Servants of Fame; and Servants of Businesse. So as they have no Freedome; neither in their 5 Persons; nor in their Actions; nor in their Times. It is a strange desire, to seeke Power, and to lose Libertie; Or to seeke Power over others, and to loose Power over a Mans Selfe....
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Missouri's Confederate: Claiborne Fox Jackson and the Creation of Southern ...

Christopher Phillips - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 342 pages
...Special Collections and Archives, Margaret I. King Library, University of Kentucky, Lexington Confederate It is a strange desire to seek power and to lose liberty. — Francis Bacon, Of Great Place The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion....
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The English Renaissance: An Anthology of Sources and Documents

Kate Aughterson - History - 2002 - 608 pages
...and servants of husiness, So as they have no freedom. neither in their persons, nor in their action, nor in their times, It is a strange desire to seek power and to lose liherty: or to seek power over others and to lose power over a man's self. The rising unto place is...
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