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" For these winding and crooked courses are the goings of the serpent, which goeth basely upon the belly, and not upon the feet. There is no vice that doth so cover a man with shame as to be found false and perfidious. And therefore... "
Examples of English Prose: From the Reign of Elizabeth to the Present Time ... - Page 88
by George Walker - 1825 - 615 pages
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The Essays Or Councils, Civil & Moral: Of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon - 1887 - 307 pages
...vice that doth so cover a man with shame as to be found false and perfidious. And therefore Montaigne saith prettily, when he inquired the reason why the...be well weighed, to say that a man lieth is as much to say as that he is brave towards God and a coward towards men." For a lie faces God and. shrinks...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

Authors, English - 1887 - 536 pages
...that doth so cover a man with shame, as to be found false and perfidious. And therefore Montaigne* "These you may extract out of the fable afterwards,...For those of the hero, take all the best qualitie Ь as much as to say, that he is brave towards God, and a coward towards men. For a lie faces God,...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1888 - 307 pages
...vice that doth so cover a man with shame as to be found false and perfidious. And therefore Montaigne saith prettily, when he inquired the reason why the...be well weighed, to say that a man lieth is as much to say as that he ia brave towards God and a coward towards men." For a lie faces God and shrinks from...
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Letters of General C.G. Gordon to His Sister M.A. Gordon

Charles George Gordon - Generals - 1888 - 404 pages
...No, it will make him more careful for fear of punishment, but it will not touch the root of the j 1 " If it be well weighed, to say that a man lieth is...he is brave towards God, and a coward towards men" (MONTAIGNE). " Fora lie faces God, and shrinks from man" (BACON). matter ; it will not tend to make...
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Works, Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1890
...raliouem. doth so cover a man witli shame as to be found false and perfidious. And therefore Montaigne saith prettily, when he inquired the reason, why the...well weighed, to say that a man lieth, is as much to say, as that he is brave tuwards God and a coward towards men.1 For a lie faces God, and shrinks...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1890 - 405 pages
...found false and perfidious ; and therefore j^Montaigne saith prettily, when he inquired the reason 10 why the word of the lie should be such a disgrace,...well weighed, to say that a man lieth, is as much to say as that he is brave towards God and a coward towards men. For a lie faces God, and shrinks from...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Bacon ...

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1890 - 405 pages
...found false and perfidious ; and therefore Montaigne saith prettily, when he Inquired the reason 10 why the word of the lie should be such a disgrace,...Saith he, If it be well weighed, to say that a man lictli, is as much to say as that he is brave towards God and a coward towards men. For a lie faces...
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International Sunday School Lessons - 1890
...Many a sin may be more skilfully planned and longer hid than Gehazi's; but every sin is known. 1o. " If it be well weighed, to say that a man lieth is...that he is brave towards God and a coward towards man. For a lie faces God and shrinks from man." — Lord Bacon. 11. Every sin, unconfessed and unforgiven,...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - Logic - 1892 - 300 pages
...vice that doth so cover a man with shame as to be found false and perfidious. And therefore Montaigne saith prettily, when he inquired the reason, why the...it be well weighed, to say that a man lieth, is as 70 much as to say, that he is brave towards God and a coward towards men. For a lie faces God, and...
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English Essays

Walter Cochrane Bronson - Digital images - 1905 - 404 pages
...vice that doth so cover a man with shame as to be found false and perfidious: and therefore Montaigne saith prettily, when he inquired the reason why the word of the lie should be such a disgrace 5 and such an odious charge, saith he, " If it be well weighed, to say that a man lieth is as much...
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