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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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A Harmony of the Essays, Etc. of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1871 - 584 pages
...Saith he, If it be u>dl weighed, To fay that a man lieth, is as much to fay, as that he is braue twards God, and a Coward towards men." For a Lie faces God, and fhrinkes from Man. Surely the Wickednefle of Falfhood, and Breach of Faith, cannot poliibly be fo highly...
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The Institutes of English Grammar, Methodically Arranged: With Forms of ...

Goold Brown - English language - 1872 - 343 pages
...pilgrimage through the world. — Dickens. 5. Montaigne saith prettily, when he inquired tho reason, why the word of the lie should be such a disgrace and such au odious charge. Saith he, " If it be well weighed, to say that a man lieth, is as much to say, as...
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Oxford and Cambridge: Their Colleges, Memories, and Associations

Frederick Arnold - Cambridge (England) - 1873 - 400 pages
...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...be well weighed, to say that a man lieth is as much as to say that he is brave towards God, and a coward towards men. For a lie faces God, and shrinks...
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Charing cross, a monthly magazine of general literature. New ser ..., Volume 1

W J Morgan - 1874
...and perfidious ; and, therefore, Montaigne saith prettily, when he inquired the reason why the word lie should be such a disgrace, and such an odious...be well weighed, to say that a man lieth is as much as to say that he is brave towards God and a coward towards men. For a lie faces God, and shrinks from...
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Wild Georgie, Volume 2

Jean Middlemass - 1873
...his own falseness. Montaigne says, ' If it be well weighed, to say a man lieth, is as much as to say he is brave towards God, and a coward towards men; for a lie faces God and shrinks from man.' And so it was with Sir Henry — for bitterly as he regretted the sin he had committed before God,...
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The Institutes of English Grammar, Methodically Arranged: With Forms of ...

Goold Brown - English language - 1873 - 355 pages
...pilgrimage through tho world. — Dickens. 5. Montaigne saith prettily, when he inquired tho reason, why the word of the lie should be such a disgrace and such an odious charge. Saith ho, " If it bo well weighed, to say that a man licth, is as much to say, as that ho is bravo towards...
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The Essays of Lord Bacon

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1873 - 240 pages
...be found false and perfidious ; and therefore Montaigne3 saith prettily, when he inquired the reason why the word of the lie* should be such a disgrace, and such an odious charge : Per campos instructa, tua sine parte pericli ; Sed nil dulcius est, bene quam munita tenere, Edita...
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The Institutes of English Grammar Methodically Arranged: With Forms of ...

Goold Brown - English language - 1873 - 355 pages
...prettily, when he inquired the reason, why the word of the lie should be such a disgrace and such au odious charge. 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." — Bacon. him...
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The Sabbath school magazine, ed. by W. Keddie, Volumes 25-26

Glasgow sabbath school union - 1873
...full knowledge of tme morality, I would send him to no other book but the New Testament. — Locke. If it be well weighed, to say that a man lieth, is as much as to say that he is brave towards God, and a coward towards men ; for a lie faces God and shrinks...
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Readings in English literature, prose

English literature - 1874
...be found false and perfidious. And, therefore, Montaigne saith prettily, when he enquired the reason why the word of the lie should be such a disgrace...well weighed, to say that a man lieth, is as much as to say that he is brave toward God and a coward towards men ;" for a lie faces God, and shrinks...
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