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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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Chemistry of the Four Seasons, Spring, Summer, Autumn, and Winter: An Essay ...

Thomas Griffiths - 1853 - 436 pagina’s
...being, in his view, " not a couch whereupon to rest a searching and restless spirit ; or a terrace for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down...raise itself upon ; or a fort, or commanding ground of strife and contention ; or a shop for profit and sale, but a rich store-house for the glory of the...
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The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - 1853 - 432 pagina’s
...KNOWLEDGE. — Knowledge 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...state for a proud mind to raise itself upon ; or a sort of commanding ground for strife and contention ; or a shop for profit and sale : but a rich storehouse...
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The Collected Works of Dugald Stewart: Translations of the passages in ...

Dugald Stewart - 1877
...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...upon, or a fort or commanding ground for strife and contentions, or a shop for profit or sale, and not a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator,...
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THE THEORY OF HUMAN PROGRESSION, AND NATURAL PROBABILITY OF REIGN OF JUSTICE

1856
...to appear. " Knowledge 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...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." If science were...
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Home, the School and the Church: Or, The Presbyterian Education ..., Volume 7

1857
..." Knowledge is not then a couch, whereupon to rest a searching and restless spirit ; or a terrasse for 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."* Religion,...
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The American Church Monthly, Volumes 2-3

1857
...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...for a proud mind to raise itself upon ; or a fort or commanding-ground, for strife and contention ; or a shop, for profit or sale ; and not a rich storehouse,...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 22

1868
...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...for a proud mind to raise itself upon ; or a fort or commandingground for strife or contention ; or a shop for profit and sale ; and not a rich storehouse,...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine, Volumes 5-6

1858
...elevating him. He will seek in knowledge rather " a fort or commanding ground for strife or contention ; or a tower of state for a proud mind to raise itself upon ; or a shop for profit and sale," instead of what the greatest of philosophers tells us should be sought in...
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'My novel' by Pisistratus Caxton; or, Varieties in English life, Volume 1

Edward George E.L. Bulwer- Lytton (1st baron.) - 1859
...sought in knowledge a couch whereupon to rest a searching and restless spirit; or a terrace for ft wandering and variable mind to walk up and down, with...commanding ground for strife and contention ; or a shop tor profit or sale— and not a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator, and the relief of men's...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a ..., Volume 1

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1859
...were sought in know ledge a couch, whereupon to rest a searching and restless spirit ; or a tarrasse for a wandering and variable mind to walk up and down with a fair prospect; or a tower of slate, for a proud mind to 1 Svo. I'nri«, Par llolnmi,, of which there l» a copy In the Brltbh Mmeum....
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