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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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Pioneer Humanists

John Mackinnon Robertson - Humanism - 1907 - 399 pages
...for catchpenny quality in the vast literature of comment.1 Yet, after the inexpensive summary that "as atheism is in all respects hateful, so in this,...of the means to exalt itself above human frailty," we have in the next essay the obviously more sincere reflections that "it were better to have no opinion...
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The Essays of Francis Bacon

Mary Augusta Scott - English essays - 1908 - 293 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...human nature of the means to exalt itself above human frailty.2 As it is in particular persons, so it is in nations. Never was there such a state for magnanimity...
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The Essays of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1908 - 293 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.../ human nature of the means to exalt itself above j human frailty.2 As it is in particular persons, so it is in nations. Never was there such a state...
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The Essays of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1908 - 293 pages
...assureth himself upon divine protection and favour, gathereth a force and faith whic.h huTnannatiire in itself could not obtain. Therefore, as atheism...human nature of the means to exalt itself above human frailty.2 As it is in particular persons, so it is in nations. Never was there such a state for magnanimity...
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Essays

Francis Bacon - 1908 - 302 pages
...hatefull, so" in this, that it depriveth humane Nature of the Meanes to exalt it selfe above Humane Frailty. As it is in particular Persons, so it is...such a State for Magnanimity as Rome : Of this State heare what Cicero saith ; Quam volumus, licet, 90 patres conscripti, nos amemus, tamen nee numero Hispanos,...
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Literary and Biographical Essays: A Volume of Papers by the Way

Charles William Pearson - American poetry - 1908 - 260 pages
...could never attain. So man, when he resteth and assureth himself upon Divine protection and favor, gathereth a force and faith, which human nature in itself could not obtain." and the sublime patience of that extraordinary man. It may certainly be said of him that during those...
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English Prose and Poetry (1137-1892)

John Matthews Manly - English literature - 1916 - 792 pages
...could never attain. So man, when he restcth and assurcth himself upon divine protection and favour, N O C D ; < u d o p r m slate hear what Cicero saith : Quam volumits licet, patrcs conscripti, nos antemus, tamen nee numr.ro...
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English Prose and Poetry (1137-1892)

John Matthews Manly - English literature - 1916 - 792 pages
...could never attain. So man, when he resteth and assureth himself upon divine protection and favour, n all our fathers worshipped stocks and stones, Forget not : in thy book record their groans 5 deprivcth human nature of the means to exalt itself above human frailty. As it is in particular persons,...
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The Wonderful Story of Joan of Arc and the Meaning of Her Life for Americans

Charles McClellan Stevens - 1918 - 344 pages
...great idea when he says, "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." Such has been true of every noble character in history, and it was brightly exemplified in the life...
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The American Catholic Quarterly Review, Volume 31

James Andrew Corcoran, Patrick John Ryan, Edmond Francis Prendergast - Catholic church - 1906
...raising of human nature. . . . Man when he resteth and assureth himself upon divine protection and favor, gathereth a force and faith which human nature, in...human nature of the means to exalt itself above human frailty."70 Hence Bacon does not believe that there can exist such a thing as an atheist at heart....
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