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Francis Bacon
(1561-1626) born on
Jan 22
English philosopher, statesman, essayist. He was an early advocate of inductive learning from intensive observation; wrote "Novum Organum," 1620.
What then remains, but that we still should cry,
Not to be born, or being born, to die?

All good moral philosophy is but the handmaid to religion.
God's first creature, which was light.
When he wrote a letter, he would put that which was most material in the postscript, as if it had been a by-matter.
For knowledge itself is power.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: The World
R: The Advancement of Learning, II. xxii. 14
A: New Atlantis, sct. 14, 1627.
N: See also" HAZLITT. Essays," 'Of Cunning'
K: Religious Meditations, `Of Heresies'

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