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" The End of our Foundation is the knowledge of Causes and secret motions of things, and the enlarging of the bounds of Human Empire, to the effecting of all things possible. "
The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England - Page 364
by Francis Bacon - 1825
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Biography - 1850 - 590 pages
...says, "is a relation of the true state of Solomon's house, the end of which foundation is the knowledge of causes, and secret motions of things; and the enlarging...bounds of human empire, to the effecting of all things possible.1' In these glorious inventions of one rich mind, may be traced much of what has been effected...
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Works, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850 - 892 pages
...fourthly, the ordinances and rites which we observe.. \ ( * v" The end of our foundation is the knowledge of causes, and secret motions of things; and the enlarging of the bounds of human empire, to thr effecting of all things possible. _) " The preparations and instruments are these. We have large...
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Utopia: Or the Happy Republic, a Philosophical Romance. To which is Added ...

Sir Thomas More (Saint) - Utopias - 1852 - 348 pages
...philosophy. Lord Bacon evidently experienced the influence of his own favourite pursuit, in erecting larging of the bounds of human empire, to the effecting of...of several depths: the deepest are sunk six hundred fathoms, and some of them are digged and made under great hills and mountains; so that if you reckon...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1852 - 580 pages
..." is a relation of the true state of Solomon's house, the end of which foundation is the knowledge of causes, and secret motions of things ; and the...empire, to the effecting of all things possible." In these glorious inventions of one rich mind, may be traced much of what has been effected in science...
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Philosophical works

Francis Bacon - Ethics - 1854 - 894 pages
...And, fourthly, the ordinances and rites which we observe. " The end of our foundation is the knowledge together the depth of the hill and the depth of the cave, they are, some of them, above three miles...
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Routledge's Guide to the Crystal Palace and Park at Sydenham ...

Edward MacDermott - Great Exhibition - 1854 - 236 pages
...Ianthorn" of that Utopian commonwealth. It was described as founded for the obtaming of knowledge, and " the enlarging of the bounds of human empire to the effecting of all things possible." Solomon's House P9ssessed, like the Crystal Palace, its high towers, its cascades, its engines, its...
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Eclectic and Congregational Review

1855 - 946 pages
...' New Atlantis' says — ' The end of our foundation is the knowledge of causes and secret motives of things, and the enlarging of the bounds of human empire to the effecting of all things possible.' This should be our aim ; that by the establishment of a ' true Solomon's House' we obey the great command...
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The Essays: Or, Counsels, Civil and Moral ; and The Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1856 - 406 pages
...of mankind over the world." 1 "A restitution of man to the sovereignty of nature." 2 " The enlarging the bounds of human empire to the effecting of all things possible." 8 From the enlargement of reason, he did not separate the growth of virtue ; for he thought that "...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Philosophical works

Francis Bacon (Viscount St. Albans) - Philosophy - 1857 - 856 pages
...And fourthly, the ordinances and rites which we observe. " The End of our Foundation is the knowledge of Causes, and secret motions of things ' ; and the...great hills and mountains : so that if you reckon together the depth of the hill and the depth of the cave, they are (some of them) above three miles...
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Works: Collected and Edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 3

Francis Bacon - 1857 - 854 pages
...And fourthly, the ordinances and rites which we observe. " The End of our Foundation is the knowledge of Causes, and secret motions of things ' ; and the...under great hills and mountains: so that if you reckon together the depth of the hill and the depth of the cave, they are (some of them) above three miles...
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