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" ... whereupon to rest a searching and restless spirit ; or a terrace for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fair prospect ; or a tower of state for a proud mind to raise itself upon; or a fort or commanding ground for strife and... "
The Living Age ... - Page 303
1851
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Journal, Volumes 79-93

Michigan Schoolmasters' Club - Education - 1943
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Die Renaissance im Blick der Nationen Europas

Georg Kauffmann, Herzog August Bibliothek - Europe - 1991 - 440 pages
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The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Angela Partington - Quotations - 1992 - 1061 pages
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Higher Education as a Moral Enterprise

Edward LeRoy Long Jr. - Religion - 1992 - 240 pages
...value of philosophy for affairs of state, as well as Bacon's belief that knowledge is best used "as a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man's estate," have been utilized on the premise that the educational institution trains individuals...
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Francis Bacon: History, Politics and Science, 1561-1626

B. H. G. Wormald, Wormald Brian Harvey Goodwin - History - 1993 - 409 pages
...upon; or a fort or commanding ground, for strife and contention; or a shop for profit or sale; and not a rich storehouse, for the glory of the creator and the relief of man's estate.27 Sloth, vain-glory, envy, pride, greed - it is failings like these which Bacon describes...
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The Advancement of Learning: With a Brief Memoir of the Author

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1994 - 160 pages
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The Cambridge Companion to Bacon

Markku Peltonen, Peltonen Markku - Philosophy - 1996 - 372 pages
...upon; or a fort or commanding ground, for strife and contention; or a shop, for profit or sale; and not a rich storehouse, for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man's estate. (Ill, 294) Contemplation and action, knowing and intervening must be conjoined more than...
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Knowledge and Postmodernism in Historical Perspective

Joyce Oldham Appleby, Professor of History Joyce Appleby, Elizabeth Covington, Allison Sneider, David Hoyt, Michael Latham - Philosophy - 1996 - 559 pages
...upon,- or a fort or commanding ground for strife and contention,- or a shop for profit or sale,- and not a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man's estate — But as both heaven and earth do conspire and contribute to the use and benefit of...
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Holding Up a Mirror: How Civilizations Decline

Anne Glyn-Jones - Civilization - 1996 - 652 pages
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Religion and the Variety of Culture: A Study in Origin and Practice

Lamin O. Sanneh - Religion - 1996 - 87 pages
...by the idea of a purposeful creation and our moral stewardship for it. True knowledge, he says, is a "rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man's estate." He continues, "Let no man... think or maintain that a man can search too far or be too...
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