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" God, or melior natura ; which courage is manifestly such as that creature, without that confidence of a better nature than his own, could never attain. So man, when he resteth and assureth himself upon Divine protection and favour, gathereth a force and... "
The Works of Francis Bacon - Page 78
by Francis Bacon - 1815
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The young man's Sunday book: a practical exhibition of doctrines, duties ...

Christian life - 1835 - 320 pages
...could never attain. So man, when he resteth and assureth himself upon divine protection and favour, gathereth a force and faith which human nature in...of the means to exalt itself above human frailty. THK SECRETS OF GOD NOT KNOWN BY SPECULATION. WE are nowhere commanded to pry into the secrets of God...
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history of europe

archibald alison - 1835
...which is derived from the sense of duty which religion inspires. " As Atheism," says Lord Bacon, " is in all respects hateful, so in this, that it depriveth human nature of the means of exalting itself above human frailty ; and as itis in particular persons, so it is in nations." Passion...
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Plantagenet

Plantagenet - 1835
...could never attain. So man when he resteth and assureth himself upon divine protection and favour, gathereth a force and faith which human nature in itself could not obtain." — Here his Grace waxed somewhat impatient. " And what then ? — what then ? Come, Skippingham, help...
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History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in M.DCC ...

Sir Archibald Alison - 1835
...immortalium numine omnia regi gubernarique perspeximus, omnes gentes, nationesque superavimus. — CICBRO. :s hateful, so in this, that it depriveth human nature of the means of exalting itself " is in all respects hateful, so in this, that it depri- CHAP. A A. VII, above human...
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The Bridgewater Treatises on the Power, Wisdom and Goodness of ..., Volumes 2-4

Natural theology - 1836
...assureth himself upon divine protection and favour, gathereth a force and faith, which human nature could not obtain. Therefore, as atheism is in all...of the means to exalt itself above human frailty."* Such a law, then, of reference to a Supremely Good Being, is impressed upon our nature, as the condition...
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The cynosure, select passages from the most distinguished writers [ed. by ...

Cynosure - 1837
...could never attain. So man when he resteth and assureth himself upon Divine protection and favour, gathereth a force and faith which human nature in itself could not obtain. BACON. THERE is a kind of mournful eloquence In thy dumb grief, which shames all clam'rous sorrow....
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Essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, and the two books Of the proficience ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1840
...could never attain. So man, when he resteth and assureth himself upon divine protection and favour, gathereth a force and faith, which human nature in...means to exalt itself above human frailty. As it is iu particular persons, so it is in nations : never was there such a state for magnanimity as Rome ;...
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Selections from Jeremy Taylor [and others] designed to assist in forming the ...

Edward Stanley Bosanquet - 1840
...could never attain. So man, when he resteth and assureth himself upon divine protection and favour, gathereth a force and faith, which human nature in...of the means to exalt itself above human frailty. Never was there such a state for magnanimity as Rome ; of this state hear what Cicero saith : — "...
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The book of illustrations; or, Scripture truths exhibited by the aid of similes

Henry George Salter - Homiletical illustrations - 1840 - 532 pages
...up to his God. Thus resting, and assuring himself upon the divine protection and favour, he gathers a force and faith which human nature in itself could not obtain. Thus adoring him, and absorbed in his will, his nature exalts itself above its human frailty. It ought...
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History of Europe from the commencement of the French revolution ... to the ...

sir Archibald Alison (1st bart.) - 1841
...which is derived from the sense of duty which religion inspires. " As Atheism," says Lord Bacon, " is in all respects hateful, so in this, that it depriveth human nature of the means of exalting itself above human frailty ; and as it is in particular persons, so it is in nations."...
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