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Francis Bacon
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"The Essays, Or Councils, Civil and Moral, Of Sir. Francis Bacon" (1701 edition), p. 10, "Of Revenge"
Francis Bacon
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Essays (1625), III: Of Unit In Religion
Francis Bacon
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The works of Francis Bacon (1834 edition)
Francis Bacon
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Book VI, xxxi - The Advancement of Learning (1605)


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Born: January 22, 1561

Died: April 9, 1626 (aged 65)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Philosopher

Bio: Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St. Alban, was an English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist and author. He served both as Attorney General and Lord Chancellor of England. Although his political career ended in disgrace, he remained extremely influential through his works, especially as philosophical advocate and practitioner of the scientific method during the scientific revolution.

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