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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 farther; but... "
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God Seen Through the Eyes of the Greatest Minds

Michael Caputo - Religion - 2000 - 240 pages
...unbelief, the other is contumely; and certainly superstition is the reproach of the Deity. IT IS TRUE, THAT A LITTLE PHILOSOPHY INCLINETH MAN'S MIND TO ATHEISM; BUT DEPTH IN PHILOSOPHY BRINGS ABOUT MAN'S MIND TO RELIGION: FOR WHILE THE MIND OF MAN LOOKETH UPON SECOND CAUSES SCATTERED,...
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The Essayes Or Counsels, Civill and Morall

Francis Bacon - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 339 pages
...Minde to Atheisme; But depth in Philosophy, bringeth Mens Mindes about to Religion: For while the Minde of Man, looketh upon Second Causes Scattered, it may sometimes rest in 10 them, and goe no fur-|ther: But when it beholdeth, the Chaine [N2] of them, Confederate and Linked...
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Nietzsche's Task: An Interpretation of Beyond Good and Evil

Laurence Lampert - Philosophy - 2004 - 336 pages
...learn i. Nietzsche's principle seems to me to be stated exactly by Francis Bacon: "It is true that a little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism;...philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion" (Essays or Counsels Civil and Moral, "Of Atheism"). This does not say that the deepest philosophers...
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But Not Philosophy: Seven Introductions to Non-Western Thought

George Anastaplo - Philosophy - 2002 - 397 pages
...wrought miracle to convince [refute] atheism. because his ordinary works convince it. 1t is true, that a little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism....sometimes rest in them. and go no further: but when it heholdeth the chain of them. confederate and linked together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity....
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The Major Works

Francis Bacon - Literary Collections - 2002 - 813 pages
...little philosophy incline) h man's mind to atheism; but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about0 to religion. For while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered,0 it may sometimes rest0 in them, and go no further; but when it beholdeth the chain0 of...
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Ethics and Religion

Joe Jenkins - Religion and ethics - 2003 - 188 pages
...of it, between religion and ethics, we will focus on one religion, Christianity. — Quotable quote 'A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism,...philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion. ' Francis Bacon, The Advancement of Learning (1605) -J- Key idea For Ploro, rhe just person' is someone...
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"You Will be My Witnesses": A Festschrift in Honor of the Reverend Dr ...

Allison A. Trites, R. Glenn Wooden, Timothy R. Ashley, Robert S. Wilson - Religion - 2003 - 319 pages
...Minde to Atheisme; But depth in Philosophy, bringeth Mens Mindes about to Religion: For while the Minde of Man, looketh upon Second Causes Scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and goe no further: But when it beholdeth the Chaine of them, Confederate and Linked together, it must...
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Great Sayings and Quotations

...not through yours. - Bernard Shaw '/Religion is behaviour and not mere belief. - S. Radhakrishnan C/2 little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth man's mind about to religion. - Francis Bacon <3 am a sort of collector of religions: and the curious...
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Secret Teachings of All Ages

Manly Palmer Hall - Body, Mind & Spirit - 2005 - 648 pages
...that hypothesis!" In his treatise on Atheism, Sir Francis Bacon tersely summarizes the situation thus: "A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism;...philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion." The Metaphysics of Aristotle opens with these words: "All men naturally desire to know." To satisfy...
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Evidence and Faith: Philosophy and Religion Since the Seventeenth Century

Charles Taliaferro, Jonathan Nelson Professor of Humanities and Philosoph Paul Guyer - Philosophy - 2005 - 457 pages
...2002), 57. Bacon's view in the end is that atheism is philosophically unacceptable. "It is true, that a little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism;...philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion" (ibid., 55). Bacon, Novum Organum, trans, and ed. P. Urbach and J. Gibson (Chicago: Open Court, 1 994),...
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