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" They that deny a God destroy man's nobility, for certainly man is of kin to the beasts by his body, and, if he be not of kin to God by his spirit, he is a base and ignoble creature. "
The Christian Examiner and Religious Miscellany - Page 334
1844
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Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1856
...adversities do more bow men's minds to religion. They that deny a God destroy a man's nobility, for certainly Man is of kin to the beasts by his body ; and if he...not of kin to God by his spirit, he is a base and 1 ' It IB not profane to deny the gods of the common people, but it is profane to apply to the gods...
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Bacon's Essays: With Annotations

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - 1857 - 550 pages
...and governed by the power of the immortal gods.' — Cic. De Soar. Resp. 9. nobility, for certainly Man is of kin to the beasts by his body ; and if he...by his spirit, he is a base and ignoble creature. It destroys likewise magnanimity, and the raising human nature ; for, take an example of a dog, and...
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The Hand Book of Illustrated Proverbs: Comprising Also a Selection of ...

John Warner Barber - 1857 - 252 pages
...shall we find relief, if there be no God. They that deny a God, destroy man's nobility ; for certainly man is of kin to the beasts by his body ; and, if he be not of kin to God by his spirit, he is an ignoble creature. * • • ' •• 4. .;., -• : i-5 %»...: ' T ' • ^ , ' * . • ,»*" *•'•...
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The Works of Francis Bacon ...: Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon - 1858
...adversities do more bow men's minds to religion. They that deny a God destroy man's nobility ; for certainly man is of kin to the beasts by his body ; and, if he be not of kin to God by hia spirit, he is a base and ignoble creature. It destroys likewise magnanimity, and the raising of...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with The wisdom of the ancients ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1857
...to Religion. They that deny a God deftroy Man's Nobility : for certainly Man is of Kin to the Beafts by his Body ; and if he be not of Kin to God by his Spirit, he is a bafe and ignoble Creature. It deftroys likewife Magnanimity, and the raifing of Human Nature : for...
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Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...adversities do more bow men's minds to religion. They that deny a God destroy man's nobility ; for certainly man is of kin to the beasts by his body ; and, if...by his spirit, he is a base and ignoble creature. It destroys likewise magnanimity, and the raising of human nature ; for take an example of a dog, and...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...God destroy mans nobility. For certainely man is of kinne to the beasts by his body ; and if he bee not of kin to God by his spirit, he is a base and ignoble creature. It destroies likewise mngnanimity, and the raising of humane nature. For, take an example of a dog,...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a ..., Volume 1

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1859
...to religion. They that deny a God destroy man's nobility ; for certainly man is of kin to the beast by his body; and, if he be not of kin to God by his •pint, he is a base and ignoble creature. It destroys likewise magnanimity, and the raising of human...
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The White Doe of Rylstone, Or, The Fate of the Nortons

William Wordsworth - 1859 - 165 pages
...sorrow's keenest wind. "They that deny a (.iod, destroy Man's nobility : for certainly Man is of kinn to the Beasts by his Body ; and if he be not of kfhn to God by his Spirit, he is a base ignoble Creature. It destroys likewise Magnanimity, and the...
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The Moral and Historical Works of Lord Bacon: Including His Essays ...

Francis Bacon - 1860 - 504 pages
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