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" MEN in great place are thrice servants — servants of the sovereign or state, servants of fame, and servants of business ; so as they have no freedom, neither in their persons, nor in their actions, nor in their times. It is a strange desire to seek... "
The literary reader: prose authors, with biogr. notices &c. by H.G. Robinson - Page 419
edited by - 1867
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Horę solitarię: or, Essays upon some remarkable names and titles of Jesus ...

Ambrose Serle - Religion - 1801
...Bacon, the chancellor, declares that "men in great place are thrice servants : servants of the sovreign or state, servants of fame, and servants of business. So as they have no freedom, either in their persons, in their actions, or in their times. It is a strange desire to seek power,...
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Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1812 - 295 pages
...maketh mankind; friendly love perfecteth it; but wanton love corrupteth and embaseth it. OF 0reat Place. MEN in great place are thrice servants; servants of...strange desire to seek power and to lose liberty; or to seek power over others, and to lose power over a man's self. The rising unto place is laborious,...
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The works of Francis Bacon, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Biography & Autobiography - 1815
...mankind ; friendly love perfecteth it; but wanton love corrupteth and embaseth it. OF GREAT PLACE. MEN in great place are thrice servants; servants of...their persons, nor in their actions, nor in their tiroes. It is a strange desire to seek power and to lo«e liberty ; or to seek power over others, and...
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The essays; or, Counsels moral, economical, and political, by sir F. Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1818
...Love maketh mankind; friendly Love perfecteth it ; but wanton Love corrupteth and embaseth it. IVlEN in Great Place are thrice servants: servants of the...and servants of business. So as they have no freedom either in their persons, nor in their actions, nor in their times. It is a strange desire to seek power,...
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The essays or counsels, moral, economical and political: with elegant ...

Francis Bacon - 1818 - 290 pages
...Love maketh mankind; friendly Love perfectetl! it ; but wanton Love corrupteth and embaseth it. 1V1.EN in Great Place are thrice servants : servants of the...and servants of business. So as they have no freedom either in their persons, nor in their actions, nor in their times. It is a strange desire to seek power,...
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Sylva sylvarum (century IX-X) Physiological remains. Medical remains ...

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1819
...mankind ; friendly love perfecteth it ; but wanton love corrupteth and embaseth it. XI. OF GREAT PLACE. MEN in great place are thrice servants : servants...strange desire, to seek power, and to lose liberty ; or to seek power over others, and to lose power over a man's self. The rising unto place is laborious;...
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Essays by Lords Bacon and Clarendon: Two Volumes in One, Volumes 1-2

Francis Bacon, Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - English essays - 1820 - 539 pages
...mankind; friendly love perfecteth it; but wanton love corvupteth and embaseth it. XI. OF GREAT PLACE. MEN in great place are thrice servants; servants of...strange desire to seek power and to lose liberty; or to seek power over others, and to lose power over a man's self. The rising unto place is laborious,...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 1

British prose literature - 1821
...mankind ; friendly love perfecteth it ; but wanton love corrupteth and embaseth it. . XI. OF GREAT PLACE. MEN in great place are thrice servants ; servants...a strange desire to seek power and to lose liberty ; or to seek power over others, and to lose power over a man's self. The rising unto place is laborious,...
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The Retrospective Review

Henry Southern - Books - 1821
...Unmindful of his own words : " That men in great place are thrice servants : servants of the sovereign in state ; servants of fame ; and servants of business...persons, nor in their actions, nor in their times. Power they seek, and lose liberty : they seek power over others, and lose power over themselves," •...
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the retrospective review

charles and henry baldwyn - 1821
...Unmindful of his own words : " That men in great place are thrice servants : servants of the sovereign in state ; servants of fame ; and servants of business...persons, nor in their actions, nor in their times. Power they seek, and lose liberty : they seek power over others, and lose power over themselves." Unmindful...
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