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" I hope I shall not be found to have the troubled fountain of a corrupt heart, in a depraved habit of taking rewards to pervert justice ; howsoever I may be frail, and partake of the abuses of the times. "
Letters of S[i]r Francis Bacon ... Written During the Reign of King James ... - Page 261
by Francis Bacon - 1702 - 302 pages
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 2

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1838 - 864 pages
...briberies and gifts wherewith I am charged, when the books of hearts shall be opened, I hope I shall justice ; howsoever I may be frail, and partake of the abuses of the times. And therefore I am resolved,...
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The church scholar's reading-book, selected from the Saturday magazine

Saturday magazine - 1840 - 1078 pages
...charged, when the book of hearts shall be npened, I hope I shall not be found to bare troubled the fountain of a corrupt heart, in a depraved habit of taking rewards to pervert justice ; howsoever I may be frail, and partake of the abuse of the times." In hi* will are found these...
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Works, Volume 3

Francis Bacon - 1841 - 616 pages
...briberies and gifts wherewith I am charged, when the books of hearts shall be opened, I hope I shall ֹmhQ PN & y + e n j P Ʋ ȳ 9k O R F ܭFs @ justice; howsoever I may be frail, and partake of the abuses of the times. And therefore I am resolved,...
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The Cabinet History of England: Being an Abridgment, by the ..., Volumes 9-10

Charles MacFarlane - Great Britain - 1845 - 482 pages
...judgment. The * When the fierce general attack first began, Bacon -wrote to the king: — "I hope I shall not be found to have the troubled fountain of a corrupt...heart, in a depraved habit of taking rewards to pervert justice, however, I may be frail, and partake of the abuses of the times." f Bacon's Works. Lord Chief...
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The Statesmen of the Commonwealth of England: With a Treatise on the Popular ...

John Forster - Great Britain - 1846 - 738 pages
...in being circled with any reserved caution. When the book of hearts shall be opened, I hope I shall not be found to have the troubled fountain of a corrupt...heart, in a depraved habit of taking rewards to pervert justice, howsoever * Ath. Oxnn., vol. iii., p. 73. Wood add«, ля some setoff to the king's opinion,...
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Lives of Eminent English Judges of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

William Newland Welsby - Judges - 1846 - 584 pages
...illustrious judicial delinquent, that Lord Macclesfield's criminality and degradation proceeded not "from the troubled fountain of a corrupt heart, in a depraved habit of taking rewards to prevent justice, however he might be frail, and partake of the abuses of the times." His fate not only...
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The American Whig Review, Volume 3; Volume 9

1849 - 736 pages
...the briberies and gifts wherewith I am charged, when the book of hearts is laid open, I hope I shall not be found to have the troubled fountain of a corrupt...heart, in a depraved habit of taking rewards to pervert justice ; howsoever I may be frail, and partake of the abuses of the times." To get over the cases...
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Letters

Francis Bacon - 1850 - 870 pages
...briberies and gifts wherewith I am charged, when the books of hearts shall be opened. I hope I shall not be found to have the troubled fountain of a corrupt...heart, in a depraved habit of taking rewards to pervert justice ; howsoever I may be frail, and partake of the abuses of the times. And therefore I am resolved,...
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The Constitutional History of England: From the Accession of Henry VII. to ...

Henry Hallam - Constitutional history - 1850 - 750 pages
...feeling language of his letter to the king, after the attack on him had already begun ? "I hope I shall not be found to have the troubled fountain of a corrupt...heart, in a depraved habit of taking rewards to pervert justice ; howsoever I may he frail, and partake of the abuses of the times." P. 589. Yet the general...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Biography - 1850 - 590 pages
...briberies and gifts wherewith I am charged, when the book of hearts shall be opened, I hope I shall n a drought to throw pebbles into a hollow tree, where she espied w dépravée habit of taking rewards to pervert justice ; howsoever I may be frail, and partake of the...
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