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" It is true that a little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion. For while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them and go no further ; but... "
Essays on English Writers - Page 99
by James Hain Friswell - 1869 - 360 pages
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The American Library of Useful Knowledge, Volume 1

Science - 1831
...mind of man looketh at second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no farther ; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate...together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity." Notwithstanding Lord Bacon's objection to final causes as a subject of philosophical inquiry, it must...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: A New Edition:

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1834
...in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion ; for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and...together, it must needs fly to providence and deity." 3 M. Life, p. xlii. , To my Lord of Essex. My singular good Lord, — Your lordship's so honourable...
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St. Lawrence

Robert Plumer Ward - 1837
...mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them and go no farther; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate...together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity.'" " This certainly falls in," said Campbell, " with your general arrangement at the beginning of time...
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Gems of genius; or, Words of the wise: a collection of the most pointed ...

Andrew Steinmetz - 1838
...in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion ; for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and...no further; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederated and linked together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity. —Bacon. 1125. Why fear...
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The Christian beacon, ed. by C.B. Tayler

Charles Benjamin Tayler - 1839
...But depth in philosophy," he adds, " brings them back to religion, for while the mind looks on second causes, scattered, it may sometimes rest in them and go no further ; but, when it beholds them linked together, it must needs seek for a Divine cause. — But then, struck as it were...
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Lectures against socialism

London city mission - 1840
...mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no farther: but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate...together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity. The Scripture saith, ' The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God:' it is not said, ' The fool...
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An Enquiry Into the Principles of Human Happiness and Human Duty: In Two Books

George Ramsay - Ethics - 1843 - 554 pages
...in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to Religion ; for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and...together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity." 3 In like manner, a little philosophy may rouse the pride of man, but depth in philosophy bringeth...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 34

1855
...Alcoran, than that this universal frame is without a mind. While the mind of man looketh at second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and...together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity." The chief specimen which we possess of Bacon's talents as a historian is to be found in his " History...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 24

Periodicals - 1844
...atheism, but a depth in it brings them about to religion ; for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them and...together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity." [Abridged from BASILEY'S Glory of the Heaven*.] SOME good we can all do ; and if we do all that is...
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The Guide to Knowledge, Or Repertory of Facts: Forming a Complete Library of ...

Robert Sears - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1844 - 484 pages
...mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no farther ; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate,...together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity." The unnumbered instances which nature furnishes, of fitness or adaptation, do not only prove a design,...
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