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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 English Familiar Essay: Representative Texts

William Frank Bryan, Ronald Salmon Crane - English essays - 1916 - 471 pages
...such an odious charge ? Saith he, If it 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 frorri man. Surely the wickedness of falsehood and breach of faith cannot possibly be so highly expressed,...
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The Warner Library, Volume 2

Literature - 1917
...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...a man lieth, is as much as to say that he is brave toward God and a coward toward men." For a lie faces God, and shrinks from man. Surely the wickedness...
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The Great Tradition: A Book of Selections from English and American Prose ...

Edwin Almiron Greenlaw, James Holly Hanford - American literature - 1919 - 679 pages
...vice that doth so cover a man with shame as to be found false and perfidious; and therefore Montaigne ice has gone forth, but each survives for the melodist When eternity affirms the conception of an hour. "If it be well weighed, to say that a man lieth, is as much as to say that he is brave towards God,...
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The Great Tradition: A Book of Selections from English and American Prose ...

Edwin Almiron Greenlaw, James Holly Hanford - American literature - 1919 - 679 pages
...man with shame as to be found false and perfidious; and therefore Montaigne saith prettily, when ho inquired the reason why the word of the lie should be such a disgrace, and such an odious charge. "If it be well weighed, to say that a man lieth, is as much as to say that he is brave towards God,...
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Essays, English and American

Raymond Macdonald Alden - American essays - 1920 - 464 pages
...that doth so cover a man with shame as to be found false and perfidious. And therefore Montaigne1" saith prettily, when he inquired the reason, why the...saith he, If it be well weighed, to say that a man lietlt is as much to sat/ as that he is brave towards God and a coward towards men. For a lie faces...
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Types of the Essay

Benjamin Alexander Heydrick - American essays - 1921 - 373 pages
...perfidious. *The poet, Lucretius, a Roman poet, of the "sect" of the Epicureans. And therefore Montaigne saith prettily, when he inquired the reason why the...a man lieth is as much as to say that he is brave toward God and a coward toward men." For a lie faces God, and shrinks from man. Surely the wickedness...
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Representative English Essays

Warner Taylor - American essays - 1923 - 499 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 from...
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Adventures in Essay Reading

University of Michigan. Dept. of Rhetoric and Journalism - American essays - 1923 - 428 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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Adventures in Essay Reading: Essays Selected by the Department of Rhetoric ...

University of Michigan. Dept. of Rhetoric and Journalism - American essays - 1924 - 428 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 Harvard Classics, Volume 3

Literature - 1909
...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...such a disgrace and such an odious charge. Saith he, // it be well weighed, to say that a man lieth, is as much to say, as that he is brave towards God...
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