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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
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The Works Of France Bacon

Basil Montagu - 1852
...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...a naked and open daylight, that doth not show the masks, and mummeries, and triumphs of the world, half so stately and daintily as candlelights. Truth...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral ; And, Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1852 - 349 pages
...ftand, to think what mould be in it that men fhould love Lies ; where neither they make for Pleafure, as with Poets ; nor for Advantage, as with the Merchant ; but for the Lie's fake. But B I cannot tell : This fame Truth is a naked, and open Daylight, that doth not fhow the Mafques,...
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The complete works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1853
...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 COMPLETE WORKS OF SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE

PROFESSOR SHEDD - 1853
...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 Complete Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1853
...of the Grecians (says Lord Bacon) examineth the matter, and is at a stand to think what should be iu it that men should love lies, where neither they make...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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Memoirs of the life of the Rt. Hon. Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Volume 2

Thomas Moore - 1853
...assigned as a reason for this evident revolution in Parliamentary taste. "Truth," says Lord Bacon, " is a naked and open daylight, that doth not show the masques, and mummeries, and trinmphs of the present world half so stately and daintily as candle-lights ;"—and there can be little...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: Philosophical works

Francis Bacon - 1854
...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...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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The complete works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Henry Nelson Coleridge - Philosophy - 1854
...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 poets ; nor for advantage, as with the merchant ; hut for the lie's sake. But I can not tell : this same truth is a naked and open daylight, that doth...
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Miscellaneous Pamphlets on Some of the Leading Questions Agitated in the ...

Julius Charles Hare - 1855 - 505 pages
...this matter. After asking why people are not more diligent in the pursuit of Truth, Bacon says : " This same Truth is a naked and open daylight, that doth not shew the masks and mummeries and triumphs of the world half so stately and daintily as candle-lights....
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Essays on the Principles of Morality: And on the Private and Political ...

Jonathan Dymond - Ethics - 1855 - 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 and daintily as candle-lights."t Let...
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