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 3edited by - 1864Full view
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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...