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" Fathers, in great severity, called poesy vinum dcemonum [devil's-wine], because it filleth the imagination ; and yet it is but with the shadow of a lie. But it is not the lie that passeth through the mind, but the lie that sinketh in and settleth in it,... "
The Works of Francis Bacon: Literary and professional works - Page 82
by Francis Bacon, William Rawley - 1860
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Bacon's Essays: With Annotations

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - English essays - 1858 - 588 pages
...fathers, in great severity, called poesy ' vinum daemonum," because it filleth the imagination, and yet is but with the shadow of a lie. But it is not the lie that passcth through the mind, but the lie that sinketh in and settleth in it that doth the hurt, such as...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1859
...Perhaps he was thinking of S. Augustine. Yid. Aug. Confess. i. 25, 26. called poesy, vinum damonum, because it filleth the imagination, and yet it is...it that doth the hurt, such as we spake of before, j But howsoever these things are thus in men's depraved judgments and affections, yet truth, which...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a ..., Volume 1

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1859
...and unpleasing to themselves t One of the fathers, in great severity, called poesy " vinum daemonum," because it filleth the imagination, and yet it is but with the shadow of a lie. But it is not the He that passeth through the mind, but the lie that sinketh in, and settleth in it, that doth the hurt,...
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The Quarterly Magazine of the Independent Order of Odd-Fellows, Manchester Unity

Fraternal organizations - 1860
...themselves. There is no vice that doth so cover a man with shame, as to be found false and perfidious. It is not the lie that passeth through the mind, but the lie that sinketh in, and eettleth in it, that doth the hurt. But howsoever these things are thus in men's depraved judgments...
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The Law of God as Contained in the Ten Commandments

William S. Plumer - 1864
...doth an angry countenance a backbiting tongue." Prov. xxv. 23. Compare Jer. xx. 10 ; Neh. vi. 6. " It is no.t the lie that passeth through the mind, but the lie that sticketh in and settleth in the mind, that doth the hurt." Cowper says : " Whoever keeps an open ear...
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The Law of God: As Contained in the Ten Commandments Explained and Enforced

William Swan Plumer - Summary of the Law (Theology) - 1864 - 644 pages
...doth an angry countenance a backbiting tongue." Prov. xxv. 23. Compare Jer. xx. 10 ; Neh. vi. 6. " It is not the lie that passeth through the mind, but the lie that sticketh in and settleth in the mind, that doth the hurt." Cowper says : " Whoeyer keeps an open oar...
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Lord Bacon's Essays: With a Sketch of His Life and Character, Reviews of His ...

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1867 - 426 pages
...the remark of the same ancient father about poesy, adding, ' as rity, called poesy ' vinum dcemonum,' because it filleth the imagination, and yet it is but with the shadow of a [10] lie. But it is not the lie that passeth through the mind, but the lie that sinketh in and settleth...
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Studies in English prose: specimens, with notes, by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1868
...? One of the fathers (Augustine), in great severity, called poesy "vinum daemonum " (devil's wine), because it filleth the imagination, and yet it is...and settleth in it, that doth the hurt, such as we spoke of before. But howsoever (although) these things are thus in men's depraved judgments and affections,...
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BACON'S ESSAYS WITH ANNOTATIONS

RICHARD WHATELY - 1868
...fathers, in great severity, called poesy 'vinum dsemonum,'3 because it filleth the imagination, and yet is but with the shadow of a lie. But it is not the...it that doth the hurt, such as we spake of before. * J3ut howsoever4 these things are thus in men's depraved judgments and affections, yet truth, which...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - Conduct of life - 1868 - 641 pages
...fathers, in great severity, called poesy ' vinum daemonum,'1 because it filleih the imagination, and yet is but with the shadow of a lie. But it is not the...but the lie that sinketh in and settleth in it that do'.h the hurt, Bnch as we spake of before. But howsoever4 these things are thus in men's depraved...
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