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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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Studies in English prose: specimens, with notes, by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1881
...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...same truth is a naked and open daylight, that doth nut show the masks, and mummeries, and triumphs3 (par/cants) of the world, half so stately and daintily...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

English essays - 1881 - 536 pages
...the sympathetic activity they impart to our torpid faculties."— Dugald Stewart. t John xviU. 38. t a chaos. mW/ 1 cannot tell : this same truth is a naked and open day-light, that doth not show the masks, and mummeries,...
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Text-book of Prose from Burke, Webster, and Bacon: With Notes, and Sketches ...

Henry Norman Hudson - 1881
...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...where neither they make for pleasure, as with poets, 8 nor for advantage, as with the merchant, but for the lie's sake. But I cannot tell: this same truth...
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Types of the Essay

Benjamin Alexander Heydrick - American essays - 1921 - 373 pages
...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 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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Lives Enshrined in Language: Or, Proper Names which Have Become Common Parts ...

Thomas Stenhouse - English language - 1922 - 191 pages
...work, English goods were sought after all the world over. But even in those days Bacon was puzzled why men should love lies: " Where neither they make for...with Poets ; Nor for Advantage as with the Merchant." Success has induced carelessness and indifference, and English goods are not sought after now as formerly....
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Representative English Essays

Warner Taylor - American essays - 1923 - 499 pages
...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...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. Truth may,...
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Adventures in Essay Reading: Essays for First-year Students Selected by the ...

University of Michigan. Dept. of Rhetoric and Journalism - American essays - 1923 - 428 pages
...that men should love lies, where neither they make for pleasure, as with poets, nor for advantages, as with the merchant, but for the lie's sake. But...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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The Harvard Classics, Volume 3

Charles William Eliot - Literature - 1909
...corrupt love of the lie 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...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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Complete Writings: With Variant Readings

William Blake - Biography & Autobiography - 1966 - 944 pages
...itself. One of the later school of the Grecians examincth the matter, and is at a stand to think w hat should be in it, that men should love lies, where...I cannot tell: this same truth is a naked and open da) light, that doth not shew the masques, and mummeries, and triumphs of the world half so stately...
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Francis Bacon: Discovery and the Art of Discourse

Lisa Jardine - Science - 1974 - 267 pages
...truth as a pure and natural object, in contrast to lying, which is artificially brilliant and exciting: But I cannot tell: 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 candle-lights....
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