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" ... as if there were sought in knowledge a couch whereupon to rest a searching and restless spirit, or a terrace for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fair prospect, or a tower of state for a proud mind to raise itself upon, or... "
The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England
door Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1834
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 69

1851
...there were 'ought in knowledge a coueh wherenpon to rest a searching and restless spirit; or a terrace for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down, with a fair prospect; or a tower of state for a prond mind to raise itself upon; or a fort or commanding ground for strife and contention; or a shop...
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Of the Proficience and Advancement of Learning

Francis Bacon - 1851 - 341 pagina’s
...were fought in knowledge a Couch, whereupon to reft a fearching and reftlefs fpirit ; or a tarrafle for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fair profpeft ; or a Tower of State, for a proud mind to raife itfelf upon ; or a Fort or commanding ground,...
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Discourses on Various Subjects: Read Before Literary and Philosophical Societies

Samuel Bailey - 1852 - 276 pagina’s
...insisted upon by Lord Bacon, in his own peculiar manner. " The greatest error of all the rest," says he, " is the mistaking or misplacing of the last or farthest...for strife and contention; or a shop for profit or sale;—and not a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man's estate." This...
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Hogg's Instructor, Volumes 9-10

1852
...said, ' Knowledge is not a couch whereupon to rest a searching and restless spirit, or a terrace fur a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down...strife and contention, or a shop for profit or sale, but a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man's estate.' We know no name...
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Notes and Narratives of a Six Years' Mission, Principally Among the Dens of ...

R. W. Vanderkiste - 1852 - 352 pagina’s
...words of Lord Bacon, " is not a couch whereon to rest a searching and restless spirit — or a terrace for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down...fort or commanding ground for strife and contention — but a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator, and the relief of man's estate." And the days,...
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My Novel, Or, Varieties in English Life, Volume 1

Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton - 1852 - 558 pagina’s
...couch whereupon to reнt a Marehing and realicen spirit ; or a terrace for a wandering and variahle mind to walk up and down, with a fair prospect ; or a tower of state for a prond mind to raise ssell upon ; or a tort or commanding ground for strife and contention ; or a shoP...
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The British Controversialist and Impartial Inquirer, Volumes 3-4

1852
...to walk up and down with a fair prospect, or u tower of state for a proud mind to raise *>df opon, or a fort or commanding ground for strife and contention, or a shop for profit and sale, •^ not [instead of?] a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man's...
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The London Lancet, Volume 2

1852
...were sought in knowledge a couch, whereupon to rest a searchin; and restless spirit ; or a terrace, for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fa» prospect ; or a tower of state, for a proud mind » raise itself upon ; or a fort or commanding...
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Examples of Life and Death

Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1852 - 348 pagina’s
...searching and restless spirit ; or & terrace for a variable and wandering mind to walk up and down upon, with a fair prospect ; or a tower of state for a proud heart to disport itself upon ; or a fort for strife and contention ; or a shop for profit and sale...
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A Shoulder to the Wheel of Progress: Being Essays, Lectures and ...

William Maxwell Wood - 1853 - 291 pagina’s
...sought, in the words of Lord Bacon, "as a couch whereupon to rest a searching and restless spirit, or a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down...ground for strife and contention, or a shop for profit and sale, and not a rich store-house for the glory of the Creator, and the relief of man's estate."...
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