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" WHAT is truth ?" said jesting Pilate, and would not stay for an answer. Certainly there be that delight in giddiness, and count it a bondage to fix a belief, affecting free-will in thinking as well as in acting. And though the sects of philosophers of... "
New Elegant Extracts: A Unique Selection, Moral, Instructive, and ... - Page 153
by Richard Alfred Davenport - 1827
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GÉpea pteróenta. Or, The diversions of Purley. To which is annexed ..., Volume 2

John Horne Tooke - 1829
...pieces for the TRUTH f, without once considering the meaning of the word. * See John \8. 38. " W hat is Truth ? said jesting Pilate ; and would not stay for an answer." — Bacon's Essays. t [" CANONICA, in philosophical history, an appellation given by Epicurus to his...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 2

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...Now soft, now loud, unto the wind did call, The gently warbling wind low answering to all. Spenier. What is truth ? said jesting Pilate ; and would not stay for an anacer. Bacon'i Euayi. Goodness annceri to the theological virtue charity, and admits no excess but...
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Translation from Madame de La Mothe-Guion. The task. Tirocinium. John Gilpin ...

William Cowper - 1836
...in rural leisure pass'd l5 ! Few know thy value, and few taste thy sweets, 14 Bacon otherwise — " What is truth ? said jesting Pilate, and would not stay for an answer." — Essay i. 15 O knew he but his happiness, of men The happiest he ! who far from puhlic rage Though...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1838 - 832 pages
...lead your Grace by the hand. 1625. Your Grace's most obliged and faithful servant, FRAN. ST. ALBAN. I. OF TRUTH. WHAT is truth ? said jesting Pilate ; and...and count it a bondage to fix a belief; affecting free-will in thinking, as well as in acting. And though the sects of philosophers of that kind be gone,...
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The Protestant magazine, Volume 17

...Nothing inconsistent therewith can ever be for the real and lasting benefit of men or nations. " " ' What is truth ?' said jesting Pilate, and would not stay for an answer," is the opening sentence of one of Lord Bacon's short, lucid, and important essays. The same question...
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Essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, and the two books Of the proficience ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1840
...his failings cover'd by his tomb, And guardian laurels oVr his ashes bloom. ESSAYS. [Truth.] I.— OF TRUTH. WHAT is truth? said jesting Pilate ; and...and count it a bondage to fix a belief; affecting freewill in thinking, as well as in acting. And though the sects of philosophers of that kind be gone,...
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GÉpea pteróenta. Or, The diversions of Purley. To which is annexed Letter to ...

John Horne Tooke - 1840
...to declare to the worlde that who soo be of TKOUTH wyll here my worde. Than 1 See John, xviii. 38. " What is Truth ? said jesting Pilate; and would not stay for an answer."—Bacon's Essays. 1 fj" CANONICA, in philosophical history, an appellation given by Epicurus...
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Nugć literarić: prose and verse

Richard Winter Hamilton - 1841
...copulentur." BACON — De Augmentis Scientiarum, Lib. U. cap. 4. ON THE GROUNDS AND SOURCES OF HISTORY. "CERTAINLY there be that delight in giddiness; and count it a bondage to fix a belief.'' This trite quotation from the first of Bacon's beautiful and compendious Essays, describes a not uncommon...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 11; Volume 75

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Thomas Price, Josiah Conder, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - 1842
...Scepticism, which reminds us of a transcendantly glorious passage in one of Foster's Essays: — " ' Certainly there be that delight in giddiness ; and count it a bondage to fix a belief.' This trite quotation from the first of Bacon's beautiful and compendious Essays, describes a not uncommon...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1842
...Scepticism, which reminds us of a transcendantly glorious passage in one of Foster's Essays: — " ' Certainly there be that delight in giddiness ; and count it a bondage to fix a belief.' This trite quotation from the first of Bacon's beautiful and compendious Essays, describes a not uncommon...
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