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" Democritus and Epicurus. For it is a thousand times more credible, that four mutable elements, and one immutable fifth essence, duly and eternally placed, need no God, than that an army of infinite small portions or seeds unplaced, should have produced... "
Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis, and ... - Page 413
by Francis Bacon - 1858
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Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1812 - 295 pages
...thousand times more credible, that four mutable elements and one immutable fifth essence, duly and eternally placed, need no God, than that an army of...to himself, as that he would have, than that he can thoroughly believe it, or be persuaded of it; for none deny there is a God, but those for whom it maketh...
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Auntient lere, a selection of aphoristical and preceptive passages from the ...

Ancient learning - 1812
...chain of them confederate and linked together, it must needs fly to Providence and Ddty. LORD BACON. THE Scripture saith, The fool hath said in his heart,...it by rote to himself as that he would have, than * It is not unlikely that Pope had an eye to this passage when he penned the well-known lines: A little...
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Elements of the Philosophy of the Human Mind, Volume 2

Dugald Stewart - Digital images - 1814
...credible, that four mutable elements and one immutable fifth " essence, duly and eternally placed, ncc-d no God, than that an army of infinite small " portions,...this order and beauty without a •' divine marshal." ( I'.noonV Essays.) Whether Bacon's contempt for the Final Causes of the Aristotelians has not carried...
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Elements of the Philosophy of the Human Mind, Volume 2

Dugald Stewart - Psychology - 1814
...and one immutable fifth essence, duly and eternally placed, need no God, than that an army of infmite small portions, or seeds unplaced, should have produced this order and beauty without a divine marshal." (Bacon's Essays.) when he wrote, such and exclusion may have appeared necessary, as the only effectual...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1815
...thousand times more credible, that four mutable elements and one immutable fifth essence, duly and eternally placed, need no God, than that an army of...to himself, as that he would have, than that he can thoroughly believe it, or be persuaded of it ; for none deny there is a God, but those for whom it...
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The essays; or, Counsels moral, economical, and political, by sir F. Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1818
...thousand times more credible, that four mutable elements, and one immutable fifth essence, duly and eternally placed, need no God, than that an army of...to himself, as that he would have, than that he can thoroughly believe it, or be persuaded of it. For none deny there is a God, but those for whom it maketh...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Moral, Economical and Political: With Elegant ...

Francis Bacon - Conduct of life - 1818 - 290 pages
...thousand times more credible, that four mutable elements, and one immutable fifth essence, duly and eternally placed, need no God, than that an army of...to himself, as that he would have, than that he can thoroughly believe it, or be persuaded of it. For none deny there is a God, but those for whom it maketh...
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Essays moral, economical and political

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1819 - 196 pages
...thousand times more credible, that four mutable elements and one immutable fifth essenee, duly and eternally placed, need no God, than that an army of...infinite small portions, or seeds unplaced, should hare produced this order and beauty without a divine marshal. The scripture saith, " The fool hath...
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Essays by Lords Bacon and Clarendon: Two Volumes in One, Volumes 1-2

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1820 - 539 pages
...thousand times more credible, that four mutable elements and one immutable fifth essence, duly and eternally placed, need no God, than that an army of...scripture saith, " The fool hath said in his heart, there is BO God;" it is not said, " The fool hath thought in his heart;" so as he rather saith it by...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 1

British prose literature - 1821
...thousand times more credible, that four mutable elements and one immutable fifth essence, duly and eternally placed, need no God, than that an army of infinite small portions, or seeds uuplaced, should have produced this order and beanty without a divine marshal. The scripture saith,...
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