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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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Essays: And Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - 1884 - 425 pages
...it appear more fearful. Better, saith he, " qui finem vitse extremum inter munera ponit naturse." 6 It is as natural to die as to be born ; and to a little...that dies in an earnest pursuit, is like one that 1 This was said as a reproof to his flatterers, and in spirit is not unlike the rebuke administered...
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Bacon's Essays and Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1884 - 425 pages
...it appear more fearful. Better, saith he, " qui finem vitse extremum inter munera ponit naturse." 6 It is as natural to die as to be born ; and to a little...that dies in an earnest pursuit, is like one that 1 This was said as a reproof to his flatterers, and in spirit is not unlike the rebuke administered...
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Familiar Talks on English Literature: A Manual Embracing the Great Epochs of ...

Abby Sage Richardson - English literature - 1884 - 454 pages
...triumphs over death; Love slights it; Honour aspireth to it; Grief flyeth to it; Fear pre-occupieth it. " It is as natural to die as to be born, and to a little...other. He that dies in an earnest pursuit is like one wounded in hot blood, who for a time scarce feels the hurt. And, therefore, a mind fixed, and bent...
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Essays

Francis Bacon - 1885 - 300 pages
...Better, saith he, " qui finem vitse extremum intermunera ponit naturae." If It is as natural to die a sto be born; and to a little infant, perhaps, the one...and bent upon somewhat that is good, doth avert the dolors of death; but, above all, believe it, the sweetest canticle is"Nuncdimittis," ** when a man...
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Six thousand illustrations of moral and religious truths

Cyclopaedia - 1885
...like a mighty angel, with one foot standing on time, and another on eternity. Arnot. DEATH— Satnral It is as natural to die as to be born ; and to a little...infant, perhaps, the one is as painful as the other. Lord Bacon. DEATH — Nearness to. What is said to the mariner, in respect to his ship, that he always...
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Bacon's Essays, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1886
...Naturtz. It is as natural to die as to be born : and to a little infant, perhaps, the one is as so painful as the other. He that dies in an earnest pursuit,...upon somewhat that is good doth avert the dolours oi death. But. above all, believe it, the sweetest canticle is, Nttnc dimittis, when a man hath obtained...
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The Essays Or Councils, Civil & Moral: Of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon - 1887 - 307 pages
...made it appear more fearful. Better, saith he, Qui fimm vita extremum inter mttnera ponat nattcrte. It is as natural to die as to be born, and to a little...and therefore, a mind fixed and bent upon somewhat 42 OF UNITY IN RELIGION. that is good, doth avert the dolours of death. Cut above all, believe it,...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

Authors, English - 1887 - 536 pages
...made it appear more fearful. Better saith he, "qui finem vite extremum inter munera ponit naturse." c< \s]t] _ _ burt; and therefore a mind fixed and bent upon somewhat that is good, doth avert the dolours of death...
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Francis Bacon (Lord Verulam): A Critical Review of His Life and Character ...

Benjamin G. Lovejoy - Authors, English - 1888 - 227 pages
...appear more fearful. Better, saith he, " qui finem vita extremum inter munera ponit natura." ** 11 is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little...somewhat that is good, doth avert the dolours of death ; * "When all the blandishments of life are gone, The coward sneaks to death, the brave live on." —Dr....
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Christian dogmatics (concluded)

Henry Donald Maurice Spence-Jones, Joseph Samuel Exell, Charles Neil - Homiletical illustrations - 1889
...beneficent ends. What must be is made welcome. Necessity is beautiful. — O. Frothingham. [16373] It is as natural to die as to be born ; and to a little...infant, perhaps, the one is as painful as the other. — Sir F. Bacon. III. IMPORT OF DEATH TO MAN AS AN APPOINTED DOOM. 1 It extends to the entire man,...
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