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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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Faust: A Dramatic Poem

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1859 - 322 pages
...put into the mouth of the hero. 7. liluch falsehood and a spark of truth.] — "I cannot tell why, this same truth is a naked and open daylight, that...not show the masques, and mummeries, and triumphs of-the present world, half so stately and daintily as candle-lights. Truth may perhaps come to the...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon, William Rawley - 1860
...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...poets, nor for advantage, as with the merchant ; but 1 Cogitutionum vertigine. 2 ingenin quadam ventosa et ducursantin. 1 nee qua ex ed inventd cogitationilnu...
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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 - 1861 - 360 pages
...they came to the unsatisfactory conclusion, that mankind has no criterion by which to form a judgment. for advantage, as with the merchant, but for the lie's...a naked and open daylight, that doth not show the masks, and mummeries, and triumphs of the world, half so stately and daintily as candlerlights. Truth...
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A Compendious History of English Literature, and of the English ..., Volume 2

George Lillie Craik - English language - 1861
...thinking of Bacon, or fresh from the reading of the passage in his Essay on Truth, in which he says, " 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 candlelights A mixture...
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The Friend, Conducted by S.T. Coleridge, No, Volume 1

Derwent Coleridge - 1863
...? — " 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...truth is a naked and open day-light, 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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Literary and professional works

Robert Leslie Ellis - 1864
...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...poets, nor for advantage, as with the merchant ; but 1 Cogitationum vertigine. 2 ingenia qucedam ventosa et discursantia. * nee qute ex ed inventd cogitationibus...
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Verba Nominalia: Or, Words Derived from Proper Names

Richard Stephen Charnock - English language - 1866 - 357 pages
...women be vutrew, Their loue is but a mummerie, Or as an April's dew." — Warner. Albion's England. " This same truth is a naked and open day-light, that doth not shew the masques, and mummerict, and triumphs of the world, half so stately, and daintily, as candle-ligiits."...
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Lord Bacon's Essays: With a Sketch of His Life and Character, Reviews of His ...

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1867 - 426 pages
...corrupt love [4] 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...for advantage, as with the merchant ; but for the [5] lie's sake. But I cannot tell ; this same truth is [3.] Bacon (in his " Wisdom of the Ancients,"...
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Studies in English prose: specimens, with notes, by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1868
...lie itself. One of the later school of the Grecians examineth the matter, and is at a stand (loss) to think what should be in it, that men should love...a naked and open daylight, that doth not show the masks, and mummeries, and triumphs3 (pageants) of the world, half so stately and daintily (delicately)...
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Bacon's Essays and Colours of Good and Evil

William Aldis Wright - 1868 - 388 pages
...selfe. One of the later Schoole of the Grecians, examineth the matter, and is at a stand, to thinke what should be in it, that men should love Lies; Where...Pleasure, as with Poets; Nor for Advantage, as with a the Merchant ; but for the Lies sake. But I cannot tell : This same Truth, is a Naked, and Open daylight,...
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