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" It is true that a little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion. For, while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them and go no further, but,... "
Anti-theistic Theories: Being the Baird Lecture for 1877 - Page 76
by Robert Flint - 1879 - 555 pages
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The Royal Preacher

James Hamilton - 1852
...natural sciences are all * Of how much skepticism has Bacon given the rationale in his noted sentence, " A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to Atheism...depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion."—ESSAYS 16. And of how many Freethinkers might the foolish boasting be silenced in the...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral ; And, Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1852 - 349 pages
...it. It is true, that a little Philofophy inclineth Man's Mind to Atheifm ; but depth in Philofophy bringeth Men's Minds about to Religion : for while the Mind of Man, looketh upon Second Caufes Scattered, it may fometimes reft in them, and go no further : but when it beholdeth the...
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Lectures on the Evidences of Christianity: Delivered at the University of ...

William Henry Ruffner - Apologetics - 1852 - 606 pages
...in his " Advancement of Learning," " A little or superficial knowledge of philosophy may incline a man's mind to atheism ; but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion." On the contrary, there is a sympathy deep, intense, all-pervading — a harmony profound, stupendous,...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1853
...never wrought miracle to convince atheism, because his ordinary works convince it. It is true, that a little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism...religion : for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no further ; but when it beholdeth the...
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The History of English Literature: With an Outline of the Origin and Growth ...

William Spalding - English literature - 1853 - 413 pages
...never wrought miracle to convince Atheism ; because his ordinary works convince it. It is true that a little philosophy inclineth man's mind to Atheism;...Religion : for, while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no farther ; but, when it beholdeth...
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Royal Preacher: Lectures on Ecclesiastes

James Hamilton - Bible - 1853 - 353 pages
...natural sciences are all * Of how much skepticism has Bacon given the rationale in his noted sentence, " A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to Atheism...philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion."— ESSAYS 16. And of how many Freethinkers might the foolish boasting be silenced in the words which Newton...
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The History of English Literature: With an Outline of the Origin and Growth ...

William Spalding - English literature - 1854 - 414 pages
...never wrought miracle to convince Atheism ; because his ordinary works convince it. It is true that a little philosophy inclineth man's mind to Atheism...Religion : for, while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no farther ; but, when it beholdeth...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: Philosophical works

Francis Bacon - 1854
...never wrought miracle to convince atheism, because his ordinary works convince it. ft is true, that ing; as birds and fishes ; for that the end of the...prepareth them. There is also another reason why some crea second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no farther; but when it beholdeth the...
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The Philosophical Works of John Locke, Volume 1

John Locke - Philosophy - 1854
...intoxicate the brain, But drinking largely sobers us again." So Lord Bacon, in his Essay on Atheism: "A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to Atheism...religion ; for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no further ; but when it beholdeth the...
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Astronomical Sermons: In Two Parts

H. S. Porter - Theology, Doctrinal - 1854 - 400 pages
...HULL AND BROTHER, PRINTERS, BINDERS, STEREOTTOERS, roUKIH flTEEIT, LOCTSmtt. L ASTRONOMICAL SERMONS. "A LITTLE Philosophy inclineth man's mind to Atheism, but depth in Philosophy bringeth mind about to Religion." LORD BACON. "FINDS tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons...
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