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" weighed, to say that a man lieth, is as much as to " say, that he is brave towards God, and a coward ".towards men. For a lie faces God, and shrinks " from man." Surely the wickedness of falsehood, and breach of faith cannot possibly be so highly expressed,... "
The Works of Francis Bacon: Literary and professional works - Page 84
by Francis Bacon - 1860
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...is as much to say, as that he is brave towards God and a coward towards men.i For a lie faces God, and shrinks from man. Surely the wickedness of falsehood...Christ cometh, he shall not find faith upon the earth. Il. OF DEATH. MEN fear Death, as children fear to go in the dark ; and as that natural fear in children...
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A Treatise on Coins, Currency, and Banking: With Observations on ..., Volume 1

Henry Nicholas Sealy - Banks and banking - 1858 - 397 pages
...the goings of the serpent, which gocth basely upon the belly, and not upon the feet." P. 4.: — " Surely the wickedness of falsehood and breach of faith...when ' Christ cometh ' he shall not ' find faith upon earth.'" Adam Smith, bv ch. iii. vol. 3. p. 420. : — " The raising the denomination of the coin has...
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Principles of Social and Political Economy, Or, The Laws of the ..., Volume 1

William Atkinson - Economics - 1858 - 645 pages
...treated of this great point — the perversion and abandonment of faith — in the following manner : " Surely the wickedness of falsehood, and breach of...expressed, as in that it shall be the last peal to call the judgment of God upon the generations of men; it being foretold that when Christ cometh, he shall not...
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Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...is as much to say, as that he is brave towards God and a coward towards men.1 For a lie faces God, and shrinks from man. Surely the wickedness of falsehood...breach of faith cannot possibly be so highly expressed, aa in that it shall be the last peal to call the judgments of God upon the generations of men ; it...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - English essays - 1858 - 588 pages
...that he is brave towards God, and a coward towards man ; for a lie faces God, and shrinks from man.'4 Surely the wickedness of falsehood and breach of faith cannot possibly be so higluy expressed as in that it shall be the last peal to call the judgments of God upon the generations...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a ..., Volume 1

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1859
...is as much as to say, that he is brave towards God, and a coward towards men. For a lie faces God, and shrinks from man." Surely the wickedness of falsehood...generations of men : it being foretold, that when "Chrisi cometh," he shall not " find faith upon the earth." II. OF DEATH.* MEN fear death, as children...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1859
...he is brave towards God, and a coward towards j^n.5 For a lie faces God, and shrinks from man. Suray the wickedness of falsehood and breach of faith cannot...the judgments of God upon the generations of men: it bein°j foretold that when Christ cometh, he shall not find f aim v/pon the earth.6 , * II. OF DEATH....
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The Guardian, Volumes 10-11

Conduct of life - 1859
...thau in the declaration, that it shall be the last peal 58 Hidden Toil — The Peacock. [February, to call the judgments of God upon the generations of men ; it being foretold that when Christ shall come, he will not find "faith upon the earth." HIDDEN TOIL. THE EDITOR. ONCE a great author wrote...
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Advanced Reading Book: Literary and Scientific

Advanced reading book - Readers - 1860 - 432 pages
...is as much as to say that he is brave towards God, and a coward towards men : for a lie faces God, and shrinks from man." Surely the wickedness of falsehood...when " Christ cometh," he shall not " find faith upon earth." OF STUDIES. — (BACON.) STUDIES serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief...
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Bacon, His Writings and His Philosophy

George Lillie Craik - 1862 - 715 pages
...entitled ' Of Death,' had appeared in the edition of 1612. We will give the greater part of it : — Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark ; and as that natural tear in children is increased with tales, so a the other. Certainly, the contemplation of death as...
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