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" One of the later school of the Grecians examineth the matter, and is at a stand to think what should be in it, that men should love lies, where neither they make for pleasure, as with poets, nor for advantage, as with the merchant; but for the lie's sake. "
New Elegant Extracts: A Unique Selection, Moral, Instructive, and ... - Page 154
by Richard Alfred Davenport - 1827
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Lord Bacon's Essays, Or Counsels Moral and Civil: Translated from the Latin ...

Francis Bacon - 1720
...think what fliould be in it, that Men mould love a Lie, where neither it makes for Pleafure, as with Poets ; nor- for Advantage, as with the Merchant, but for the Lie's fake. But I know not how, this fame TRUTH (as being a naked and open Day-light) doth not fliew the...
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The Temple of Truth: Or, The Best System of Reason, Philosophy, Virtue, and ...

Charles Edward De Coetlogon - Christianity - 1807 - 566 pages
...says Lord Verulam, " and is at a stand, to think what should be in it, that men should love Lies. Bur, I cannot tell ; this same Truth is a naked and open daylight, that doth not shew the Masques, and Mummeries, and Triumphs, of the world, half so stately, and daintily, as candle-lights....
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The temple of truth: or, The best system of reason, philosophy, virtue, and ...

Charles Edward De Coetlogon - 1807
...matter," says Lord Verulam, " and is at a stand, to think what should be in it, that men should love Lits. But, I cannot tell ; this same Truth is a naked and open day. lighr, that doth not shew the Masques, and Mummeries, and Triumphs, of the world, half so stately,...
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A manual of essays, selected from various authors

Manual - 1809
...examines the matter, and wonders why men should love lies ; where neither they make for pleasure, as with poets, nor for advantage, as with the merchant, but...this same truth is a naked and open day-light, that does not shew the masques, mummeries, and trinmphs of the world, half so stately and daintily as candle-lights....
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The Friend: A Series of Essays

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Ethics - 1812 - 448 pages
...think what should be in it that men should love Lies, where neither they make for pleasure, as with poets ; nor for Advantage, as with the merchant ; but for the Lie's sake. I cannot tell why, this same Truth is a naked and open day-light, that doth not shew the Masques and...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1815
...think what should be in it, that men should love lies, where neither they make for pleasure, as with poets; nor for advantage, as with the merchant ; but...truth is a naked and open daylight, that doth not shew the masques, and mummeries, and triumphs of the world half so stately and daintily as candlelights....
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The essays; or, Counsels moral, economical, and political, by sir F. Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1818
...think what should be in it, that men should love lies ; where neither they make for pleasure, as with poets, nor for advantage, as with the merchant, but...Truth is a naked and open day-light, that doth not shew the masks, and mummeries, and triumphs of the B world, half so stately and daintily as candle-lights....
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The Essays Or Counsels, Moral, Economical and Political: With Elegant ...

Francis Bacon - Conduct of life - 1818 - 290 pages
...think what should be in it, that men should love lies ; where neither they make for pleasure, as with poets, nor for advantage, as with the merchant, but...Truth is a naked and open day-light, that doth not shew the masks, and mummeries, and triumphs of the B world, half so stately and daintily as candle-lights....
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Sylva sylvarum (century IX-X) Physiological remains. Medical remains ...

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1819
...they make for pleasure, as with poets ; nor for advantage, as with the merchant ; but for the lye's sake. But I cannot tell : this same truth is a naked and open day-light, that doth not shew the masks, and mummeries, and triumphs of the world, half so stately and daintily as randle-lights....
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Essays moral, economical and political

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1819
...think what should be in it, that men should love lies, where neither they make for pleasure, as with poets; nor for advantage, as with the merchant ; but for the lie's sake. Bnt I cannot tell : this same truth is a naked and open day-light, that doth not shew the masques,...
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