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" ... (a hill not to be commanded, and where the air is always clear and serene), and to see the errors, and wanderings, and mists, and tempests, in the vale below"; so always that this prospect be with pity, and not with swelling or pride. "
The Temple of Truth: Or, The Best System of Reason, Philosophy, Virtue, and ... - Page 24
by Charles Edward De Coetlogon - 1807 - 566 pages
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1838 - 832 pages
...poet that beautified the sect, that was otherwise inferior to the rest, saith yet excellently well : " nsu Italos ipsos et Latinos; sed pietate, ac religion?. atque h&c upon the sea : a pleasure to stand in the window of a castle, and to see a battle, and the adventures...
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THE QUARTERLY REVIEW

john murray - 1838
...symptoms in the present state of society, this is the most frightful. ' Certainly,' says Lord Bacon, ' it is Heaven upon earth, to have a man's mind move in charity' — but he adds also, ' to rest in Providence, and turn upon the poles of truth.' But what truth can...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 61

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1838
...symptoms in the present state of society, this is the most frightful. ' Certainly,' says Lord Bacon, ' it is Heaven upon earth, to have a man's mind move in charity' — but he adds also, ' to rest in Providence, and turn upon the poles of truth.' But what truth can...
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The Sportsman

...SKETCH THE FOURTH— THE COUNTRY PARSON. " It Is Indeed a heaven upon earth, to see a man's mind mov« in charity, rest in Providence, and turn upon the poles of truth."— LORD BACON. Sydney Smith's fancy sketch of the machinery of a first-class clerical novel was on this...
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Selections from the Works of Taylor, Latimer, Hall, Milton, Barrow, South ...

Basil Montagu - Conduct of life - 1839 - 350 pages
...and down of other men." " So always, that this prospect be with pity, and not with swelling or pride. Certainly, it is heaven upon earth, to have a man's...in providence, and turn upon the poles of truth." many needless incumbrances and vexatious toils of fruitless endeavours she redeems and secures us....
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Hours of thought

William M'Combie - 1839
...tempests in the vale below ;' so always that this prospect be with pity, and not with swelling or pride. Certainly, it is heaven upon earth to have a man's...in providence, and turn upon the poles of truth." While deeply sensible of the imperfections of these essays, which he again lays before the public,...
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The life-book of a labourer, by a working clergyman [E. Neale].

Erskine Neale - 1839
...sanctioned by experience, which one is glad to mellow by that soothing and holy apothegm of Bacon : — " It is heaven upon earth to have a man's mind move...in providence, and turn upon the poles of truth." To return to the little dark-eyed Rachael. A very brief interval elapsed after her future fortunes...
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A help to knowledge, chiefly religious, in extracts from the most approved ...

Help - 1839
...conclusions of any theory spun i'rom the human brain. HORSLEY. Certainly it is heaven upon earth to have man's mind move in charity, rest in providence, and turn upon the poles of truth. BACON. THE BEST STUDY. Next to the study of the Scriptures, history best becometh a gentleman, Church-history...
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The Sporting review, ed. by 'Craven'.

John William Carleton
...DRUID. SKETCH THE FOURTH— THE COUNTRY PARSON. " It is indeed a heaven upon earth, to see a man'i mind move in charity, rest In Providence, and turn upon the poles of truth." — LOKD BACON. Sydney Smith's fancy sketch of tho machinery of a first-class clerical novel was on...
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A digest of Hooker's treatise on the laws of ecclesiastical polity

John Bainbridge Smith, Richard Hooker - 1840
...LITERATURE. FOR THE USE OF STUDENTS. " Hurra eiKrxi/uo'Kws Kal Kara TaŁtK ytvlaQui.'" — 1 Con. xiv. 40. '' Certainly it is heaven upon earth, to have a man's...rest in Providence, and turn upon the poles of Truth ." — LORD BACON. LONDON: PRINTED FOR JGF & J. RIVINGTON, ST. PAUL'S CHURCH YARD, AND WATERLOO PLACE,...
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