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" Neither can any man marvel at the play of puppets, that goeth behind the curtain, and adviseth well of the motion. And for magnitude, as Alexander the Great, after that he was used to great armies, and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in... "
The Works of Francis Bacon - Page 61
by Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1819
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Extracts from FitzGerald's letters relating to the "Two dramas of Calderon ...

Edward FitzGerald - 1902 - 352 pages
...some fights and services there, which were commonly for a passage, or a fort, or some walled town at most, he said, " It seemed to him that he was advertised of the Battle of the Frogs and Mice, that the old tales went of ; " so certainly, if a man meditate upon the universal frame of nature,...
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The Advancement of Learning, Book I, Book 1

Francis Bacon - Logic - 1904 - 216 pages
...great armies and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in Asia, when he received letters 25 out of Greece of some fights and services there, which...said, ' It seemed to him that he was advertised of the battles of the frogs and the mice, that the old tales went of.' So certainly, if a man medi- 30 1 Scilicet...
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Miscellanies of Edward Fitzgerald

Edward FitzGerald - Omar Khayyam - 1904 - 268 pages
...And for magnitude, as Alexander the Great, after he was used to great armies, and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in Asia, when he received...commonly for a passage, or a fort, or some walled town at most, he said, " It seemed to him that he was advertised of the Battle of the Frogs and Mice, that...
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Miscellanies of Edward Fitzgerald

Edward FitzGerald - Omar Khayyam - 1904 - 268 pages
...some fights and services there, which were commonly for a passage, or a fort, or some walled town at most, he said, " It seemed to him that he was advertised of the Battle of the Frogs and Mice, that the old tales went of ; )J so certainly, if a man meditate upon the universal frame of nature,...
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The Advancement of Learning, Book I, Book 1

Francis Bacon - Logic - 1904 - 220 pages
...or some walled town at the most, he said, ' It seemed to him that he was advertised of the battles of the frogs and the mice, that the old tales went of.' So certainly, if a man medi- 30 1 Scilicet ingenuas didicisse fideliter artei, Emollit mores, nee sinit esse feros. tate much...
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The Philosophical Works of Francis Bacon

1905 - 958 pages
...for magnitude, as Alexander the Great after that he was used to great armies and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in Asia, when he received...said, it seemed to him that he was advertised of the battles^ of the frogs and the mice, that the old tales went of % : so certainly if a man meditate much...
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English Authors: A Handbook of English Literature from Chaucer to Living Writers

Mildred Lewis Rutherford - English literature - 1906 - 806 pages
...magnitnde, as Alexander (he Great, after that he was used to great armies, and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in Asia, when he received...some fights and services there, which were commonly fora passage, or a fort, or some walled town at the most, he said, " it seemed to him, that he was...
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Litterarhistorische Forschungen

Max freiherr von Waldberg - German literature - 1913 - 374 pages
...magnitude, as Alexander the Great, after that he was used to great armies, and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in Asia, when he received...said: 'It seemed to him, that he was advertised of the battles of the frogs and the mice, that the old tales went of'." Plutarch führt den Ausspruch an,...
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Literarhistorische forschungen, Volumes 52-54

German literature - 1913 - 582 pages
...magnitude, äs Alexander the Great, after that he was used to great armies, and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in Asia, when he received...a fort, or some walled town at the most, he said: clt seemed to him, that he was advertised of the battles of the frogs and the mice, that the old tales...
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Of the Advancement of Learning

Francis Bacon - Logic - 1915 - 272 pages
...magnitude, as Alexander the Great, after that he was used to great armies, and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in Asia, when he received...the Frogs and the Mice, that the old tales went of. 3 So certainly, if a man meditate much upon the universal frame of nature, the earth with men upon...
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