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" HE that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments to great enterprises, either of virtue or mischief. "
Sylva sylvarum (century IX-X) Physiological remains. Medical remains ... - Página 263
de Francis Bacon - 1819
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The Last Man

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley - 2004 - 395 páginas
...Shakespeare, Sonnet 29,ll.11-12 97 (p. 198) hostages to fortune Bacon, Essays, VIE, 'Of Marriage and the Single Life': 'He that hath wife and Children hath given Hostages to Fortune.' 98 (p. 205) the horn of Amalthea In Greek mythology either the goat that suckled the infant Zeus or...
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Particular Friends: The Correspondence of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn

Samuel Pepys, John Evelyn - 2005 - 350 páginas
...lot to have to deal with naval and coastal matters. 3 MS torn. 4 Bacon, Essays ('Of Marriage and the Single Life'), 'He that hath wife and children hath...for they are impediments to great enterprises...' 5 P (who resigned from the Secretaryship of the Admiralty in May 1679, and was living with Hewer) had...
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Politics and the Passions, 1500-1850

Victoria Kahn, Neil Saccamano, Daniela Coli - 2009 - 320 páginas
...choices of his title as an opposition between the states of restraint and freedom: "He that hath a wife and children hath given hostages to fortune;...great enterprises, either of virtue or mischief." Consequently "the most ordinary cause of a single life is liberty, especially in certain selfpleasing...
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Jonathan Swift in the Company of Women

Louise Barnett - 2006 - 238 páginas
...anything without" (W 1:124). In this sentiment he was akin to Sir Francis Bacon, who asserted that "He that hath Wife and Children, hath given Hostages...Fortune; For they are Impediments, to great Enterprises. . . . Certainly, the best Workes, and of greatest Merit for the Publike, have proceeded from the unmarried,...
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Essays

Francis Bacon - 2007 - 156 páginas
...et •facile ittitd faciet consuetude [choose the best — custom will make it pleasant and easy]. Younger brothers are commonly fortunate, but seldom...or never where the elder are disinherited. VIII OF MAJRRIAGB AND SINGLE LOTS HE that hath wife and children hath given hostages to for*tune; for they...
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Male Friendship in Shakespeare and his Contemporaries

Thomas MacFaul - 2007
...replaced with other social or sexual bonds. Bacon tells us at the end of 'Of Parents and Children' that 'Younger brothers are commonly fortunate, but seldom or never where the elder are disinherited.'11 Cyril Tourneur's The Atheist's Tragedy, presenting two pairs of brothers in two generations...
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Salvation Boulevard: A Novel

Larry Beinhart - 2008 - 368 páginas
...He didn't just appear. I felt him arriving. He was moving alongside me for awhile before he spoke. "He that hath wife and children hath given hostages...great enterprises, either of virtue or mischief." He sounded understanding about it, even forgiving. "Is that Proverbs?" "Francis Bacon," he said. "He...
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