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" They that deny a God, destroy man's nobility : for certainly man is of kin to the beasts by his body ; and if he be not of kin to God by his spirit, he is a base and ignoble creature. "
The Works of Francis Bacon: Literary and professional works - Page 134
by Francis Bacon - 1860
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The History of English Literature: With an Outline of the Origin and Growth ...

William Spalding - English literature - 1854 - 414 pages
...ever handling holy things, but without feeling. * * They that deny a God, destroy man's nobility : for certainly man is of kin to the beasts by his body : and, if he be not akin to God by his epirit, he is a base and ignoble creature. It destroys likewise magnanimity and...
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Select specimens of English poetry

Edward Hughes - 1856
...HENRY WOTTON. LXVI. MY FATHER'S AT THE HELM. '• THEY that deny a God, destroy a man's nobility ; for certainly man is of kin to the beasts by his body...It destroys likewise magnanimity, and the raising humau nature ; for take an example of a dog, and mark what a generosity and courage he will put on...
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Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1856
...and adversities do more bow men's minds to religion. They that deny a God destroy a man's nobility, for certainly Man is of kin to the beasts by his body...not of kin to God by his spirit, he is a base and 1 ' It IB not profane to deny the gods of the common people, but it is profane to apply to the gods...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - Conduct of life - 1857 - 550 pages
...things are ordered and governed by the power of the immortal gods.' — Cic. De Soar. Resp. 9. nobility, for certainly Man is of kin to the beasts by his body...It destroys likewise magnanimity, and the raising human nature ; for, take an example of a dog, and mark what a generosity and courage he will put on...
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The Hand Book of Illustrated Proverbs

John Warner Barber - Proverbs - 1857 - 252 pages
...and where shall we find relief, if there be no God. They that deny a God, destroy man's nobility ; for certainly man is of kin to the beasts by his body...and, if he be not of kin to God by his spirit, he is an ignoble creature. * • • ' •• 4. .;., -• : i-5 %...: ' T ' • ^ , ' * . • ,*" *•'•...
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The Works of Francis Bacon ...: Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon - 1858
...and adversities do more bow men's minds to religion. They that deny a God destroy man's nobility ; for certainly man is of kin to the beasts by his body ; and, if he be not of kin to God by hia spirit, he is a base and ignoble creature. It destroys likewise magnanimity, and the raising of...
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The Friendly companion, and illustrated instructor

1883
...man.' The writer applies to the Guacho horse what Bacon, in his essay on Atheism, says of the dog: ' For take an example of a dog, and mark what a generosity and courage he will put on when roiintained (or governed) by a man, who is to him in place of a God, which courage is manifestly such...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with The wisdom of the ancients ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1857
...to Religion. They that deny a God deftroy Man's Nobility : for certainly Man is of Kin to the Beafts by his Body ; and if he be not of Kin to God by his Spirit, he is a bafe and ignoble Creature. It deftroys likewife Magnanimity, and the raifing of Human Nature : for...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - English essays - 1858 - 588 pages
...priest; because the people are not such as the priests are.' 158 Of Atheism. [Essay xvi. nobility, for certainly Man is of kin to the beasts by his body...creature. It destroys likewise magnanimity, and the rising human nature ; for, take an example of a dog, and mark what a generosity and courage he will...
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Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...God destroy mans nobility. For certainely man is of kinne to the beasts by his body ; and if he bee not of kin to God by his spirit, he is a base and ignoble creature. It destroies likewise magnanimity, and the raising of humane nature. For, take an example of a dog, and...
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