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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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Exercises on Words: Designed as a Course of Practice on the Rudiments of ...

William Russell - English language - 1856 - 225 pages
...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...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, Civil and Moral ; and The Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon, Alexander Spiers, Basil Montagu - English essays - 1856 - 360 pages
...corrupt love of the lie itself. One of the later schools 2 of the Grecians examineth the matter, and is at a stand to think what should be in it, that men...neither they make for pleasure, as with poets ; nor 1 He refers to the following passage in the Gospel of St. John, xviii. 38: " Pilate saith unto him,...
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The Eclectic Review

1856
...Ruskin tell us, as Bacon told our fathers, that we have " a corrupt love of the lie itself," that " this same truth is 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-light." And...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 6

Francis Bacon, William Rawley - 1858
...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...; but for the lie's sake. But I cannot tell : this game truth is a naked and open day-light, that doth not shew the masks and mummeries and triumphs of...
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Under Green Leaves

Charles Mackay - 1857 - 248 pages
...distinguished from, and the opposite of, truth. " One of the later schools of the Grecians," said he, " is at a stand to think what should be in it, that men should love lies, where ncither they make for pleasure, as with p<xts, nor for advantage, as with the mereJiant ; but for the...
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The North British Review, Volumes 26-27

1857
...divine of Queen Bess's Court. Who do not remember how sweetly Bacon speaks of truth in metaphor, " This same truth is 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." But...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...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...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 candle-lights....
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Works: Collected and edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...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...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 candle-lights....
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Bacon's Essays: With Annotations

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - English essays - 1858 - 588 pages
...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...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 daylight, that doth not show the...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1859
...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...advantage, as with the merchant; but for the lie's sake. *r But I cannot tell: this same truth is a naked and open day-light, that doth not show the masques,...
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