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True Initiate
11-28-2009, 09:34 PM
The Robert Boyle Work-diaries


11-29-2009, 09:29 PM
I have only read the first few entries TP but it seems interesting.

April 1647 Robert Boyle Boyle Papers 44, fols. 94-107

56. Men that swell to heare themselves Commended, Grow Proud of what they are, instead of being Thankfull for what they are made. They being indeed but God's Porters to conveigh his Graces to those Ends to which his Wisdom has design'd um. And so great Parts are so far from authorising Security; that the more Precious is the thing they carry, the more heed ought they to take lest they Fall.