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" It is as natural to die as to be born ; and to a little infant, perhaps, the one is as painful as the other. He that dies in an earnest pursuit, is like one that is wounded in hot blood ; who, for the time, scarce feels the hurt ; and therefore a mind... "
The Works Of France Bacon - Page 12
by Basil Montagu - 1852
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: The philosophy of the active and moral powers ...

Dugald Stewart - 1829
...although he seems to state it by way of contrast to their principles. " It is as natural," says he, " to die as to be born ; and to a little infant perhaps...IS LIKE ONE THAT IS WOUNDED IN HOT BLOOD, WHO FOR A TIME SCARCE FEELS THE HURT ; AND THEREFORE A MIND FIXED AND BENT UPON SOMEWHAT THAT IS GOOD DOTH...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: The philosophy of the active and moral powers ...

Dugald Stewart - 1829
...although he seems to state it by way of contrast to their principles. " It is as natural," says he, " to die as to be born ; and to a little infant perhaps...the one is as painful as the other. HE THAT DIES IN Ait EARNEST PURSUIT IS LIKE ONE THAT IS WOUNDED IN HOT BLOOD, WHO FOR A TIME SCARCE FEELS THE HURT...
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An Essay on Elocution: Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1834 - 341 pages
...as it is to be bint'; and to an infant', 'In'ftn'se— not,ln'fun^. 0T6r'tshlre— not, t6r'tshlr. perhaps the one is as painful as the other'. He that...that is wounded in hot blood', who', for the time', scarcely feels the hurt'. Therefore a mind bent upon that which is good', thereby averts the terrours...
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An Inquiry Into the History of Opinion Concerning Death, and the Mental ...

William Johnson Fox - Death - 1838 - 59 pages
...character has been strongly marked, is preserved even E in the period of dissolution, he says — " It is as natural to die, as to be born ; and to a...time scarce feels the hurt ; and therefore a mind fixt and bent upon somewhat that is good, doth avert the dolours of death ; but, above all, believe...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1838 - 832 pages
...made it appear more fearful. Better saith he, " qui finem vitffi extremum inter munera ponit natura?." s are for the j and therefore a mind fixt and bent upon somewhat that is good, doth avert the dolours of death :...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1838
...he, " qui finem vita extremum inter munera ponit natures." It is as natural to die, as to be bom ; and to a little infant, perhaps, the one is as painful...time, scarce feels the hurt; and therefore a mind fixt and bent upon somewhat that is good, doth avert the dolours of death : but above all, believe...
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An Essay on Elocution: Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1839 - 357 pages
...remains to be done for me',") and the like'. It is as natural to die', as it is to be btrrri; and to an infant', perhaps the one is as painful as the other'....that is wounded in hot blood', who', for the time', scarcely feels the hurt'. Therefore a mind bent upon that which is good', thereby averts the terrours...
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The Education of Mothers of Families, Or, The Civilisation of the Human Race ...

Louis-Aimé Martin - Women - 1842 - 384 pages
...forfeiture, no expiation, but a trial; no accursed creations, no wrathful and vindictive God, but a * It is as natural to die as to be born ; and to a little...infant, perhaps the one is as painful as the other. — Bacon's Essays. f It will be perceived from these arguments, that the author disbelieves the fall...
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Endeavours after the Christian Life. A volume of discourses, Volume 1

James Martineau - 1843
...soon vanish, and even death be robbed of its terrors ; for, to quote the noble words of Lord Bacon, ' He that dies in an earnest pursuit is like one that...mind fixed and bent upon somewhat that is good, doth best avert the dolours of death.' III. GREAT PRINCIPLES AND SMALL DUTIES. JOHN xui. 14. IF I THEN,...
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Endeavors After the Christian Life: A Volume of Discourses, Volume 1

James Martineau - Sermons, English - 1844
...soon vanish, and even death be robbed of its terrors ; for, to quote the noble words of Lord Bacon, 'He that dies in an earnest pursuit is like one that...mind fixed and bent upon somewhat that is good, doth best avert the dolors of death.' III. GREAT PRINCIPLES AND SMALL DUTIES. JOHN xiii. 14. IF I THEN,...
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