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" ... 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... "
The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Bacon - Page 8
by Francis Bacon - 1890 - 405 pages
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The Major Works

Francis Bacon - Literary Collections - 2002 - 813 pages
...be found false and perfidious. And therefore Montaigne0 saith prettily, when he inquired the reason, why the word of the lie should be such a disgrace...and such an odious charge? Saith he, 'If it be well weighed,0 to say that a man lieth, is as much to say, as that he is brave towards God and a coward...
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Traversing the Democratic Borders of the Essay

Cristina Kirklighter - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 160 pages
...Montaigne's personal disclosures: "And therefore Mountaigny saith prettily, when he enquired the reason, why the word of the Lie, should be such a Disgrace, and such an Odious Charge"? (Kiernan 8). Although Bacon may have had knowledge and even adapted part of Montaigne's essay form,...
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Essays

Francis Bacon - Literary Collections - 2007 - 156 pages
...perfidious. And therefore Montaigne saith prettily, when he inquired the reason why the word of the He should be such a disgrace and such an odious charge. Saith he, // it be well weighed, to say that a man Keth, is as muck to say, as that he is brave towards God and...
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