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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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Richard Alfred Davenport - Conduct of life - 1827
...corrupt love of the lie itself. One of the later schools of the Grecians examineth the matter, and is at a stand to think what should be in it, that men...love lies, where neither they make for pleasure, as wilh poets ; nor for advantage, as with the merchant; but for the lie's sake. But I cannot tell : this...
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Richard Alfred Davenport - English literature - 1827
...corrupt love of the lie itself One of the later schools of the Grecians examineth the matter, and is at a stand to think what should be in it, that men...love lies, where neither they make for pleasure, as wilh poets ; nor for advantage, as with the merchant; but for the lie's sake. But I cannot tell : this...
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New Elegant Extracts: A Unique Selection ... from the Most Eminent Prose and ...

Richard Alfred Davenport - English literature - 1827
...corrupt love of the lie itself. One of the later schools of the Grecians examineth the matter, and is at a stand to think what should be in it, that men...love lies, where neither they make for pleasure, as wilh poets ; nor for advantage, as with the merchant; but for the lie's sake. But I cannot tell : this...
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New Elegant Extracts: A Unique Selection, Moral, Instructive, and ...

Richard Alfred Davenport - Conduct of life - 1827
...corrupt love of the lie itself. One of the later schools of the Grecians examineth the matter, and is at a stand to think what should be in it, that men...love lies, where neither they make for pleasure, as wilh poets ; nor for advantage, as with the merchant; but for the lie's sake. But I cannot tell : this...
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Imaginary Conversations of Literary Men and Statesmen, Volume 5

Walter Savage Landor - Imaginary conversations - 1829
...when an elderly gentleman of another college came into the room, took up the book, and redd aloud, " 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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Faust, a dramatic poem, tr. into Engl. prose with notes by the translator of ...

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1833
...spectator. De Arte Poetica. p. 272. Much falsehood and a spark of truthJ] — " I cannot tell why, this same truth is a naked and open daylight, that doth not shew the masques and mummeries and triumphs of the present world half so stately and daintily, as candle...
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Essays on the Principles of Morality: And on the Private and Political ...

Jonathan Dymond - Ethics - 1834 - 432 pages
...tongue talked of bravery and glory, and no newspaper published the achievements of a regiment ?* " Truth is a naked and open daylight that doth not show the masks and mummeries and triumphs of the world half so stately ağd daintily as candle-lights."t Let...
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Memoirs of the life of ... Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Thomas Moore - 1835 - 487 pages
...assigned as a reason for this evident revolution in Parliamentary taste. " Truth," says Lord Bacon, "is a naked and open day-light, that doth not show the masques, and mammeries, and triumphs of the present world half so stately and daintily as candlelights ;" — and...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1838 - 832 pages
...corrupt love of the lie itself. One of the later schools of the Grecians examineth the matter, and is e law of England no man is bound to accuse himself....required ; no, not permitted. In criminal matters 2 A 2 masks, and mummeries, and triumphs of the world, half so stately andldaintily as candle-lights.} Truth...
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Essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, and the two books Of the proficience ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1840
...corrupt love of the lie itself. 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...a naked and open day-light, 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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