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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. "
Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately - Page 3
edited by - 1864
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Terms of Response: Language and the Audience in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth ...

Robert L. Montgomery - Literary Criticism - 2010
...lies, where neither they make for plrasure. as with poets, nor for advantage. as with the merchanl. but for the lie's sake. But I cannot tell: this same truth is a naked and open daylighl. that doth not show the masks and mummeries and triumphs of the wortd. half so stately and...
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Emerson's Literary Criticism

Ralph Waldo Emerson - Literary Collections - 1995 - 252 pages
...rest in Providence and turn upon the poles of truth." How profound the observation in this passage! "This same truth is a naked and open daylight that doth not show the masks and mummeries and triumphs of the world half so stately and daintily as candle lights. Truth...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1999 - 216 pages
...the lie itself. One of the latter school of the Grecians* examineth the matter, and is at a stand7 to think what should be in it, that men should love lies, where neither they make for8 pleasure, as with poets, nor for advantage, as with the merchant; but for the lie's sake. But...
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The Cambridge History of Early Modern English Literature

Janel Mueller - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 1038 pages
...floodlights ofwisdom as into the murky, flickering, candle-lit world of Bacon's 'Essay on Truth' (1597): 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 candlelights....
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The Essayes Or Counsels, Civill and Morall

Francis Bacon - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 339 pages
...One of the later Schoole of the Grecians, examineth the matter, and is at a stand, to thinke what 15 should be in it, that men should love Lies; Where...Nor for Advantage, as with the Merchant; but for the Lies sake. But I cannot tell: This same Truth, is a Naked, and Open day light, that doth not shew,...
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Philosophical and Theological Opinions

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 2001
...entertained ? — " One of the later school of the Grecians (says Lord Bacon) examineth the matter, and is at a stand to think what should be in it that men...with the merchant ; but for the lie's sake. But I can not tell : this same truth is a naked and open daylight, that doth not show the masques and mummeries...
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The Major Works

Francis Bacon - Literary Collections - 2002 - 813 pages
...the lie itself. One of the latter school of the Grecians0 examineth the matter, and is at a stand0 to think what should be in it, that men should love lies, where neither they make for0 pleasure, as with poets, nor for advantage, as with the merchant; but for the lie's sake. But...
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Essays

Francis Bacon - Literary Collections - 2007 - 156 pages
...corrupt love of the He itself. One of the later school5 of the Grecians examineth the matter and is at a stand to think what should be in it, that men...nor for advantage, as with the merchant; but for the He's sake. But I cannot tell; this same truth is a naked and open day-light, that doth not show the...
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