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" In law, what plea so tainted and corrupt But, being season'd with a gracious voice, Obscures the show of evil ? In religion, What damned error, but some sober brow Will bless it and approve it with a text, Hiding the grossness with fair ornament... "
The Works of William Shakespeare - Page 45
by William Shakespeare - 1810
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1880 - 1097 pages
...world is still deceived with ornament, ID law, what plea so tainted and corrupt But, being seasoned ering, they cry 'hem!' and bid you play it off To...quarter of an hour, that I can drink with any tink H iding the grossncss with fair ornament ? 80 There is no vice so simple but assumes Some mark of virtue...
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Commentaries on the Law in Shakespeare: With Explanations of the Legal Terms ...

Edward Joseph White - Law in literature - 1913 - 524 pages
...III.) Sec. 82a. Tainted plea. — "Bass. In law, what plea so tainted and corrupt But, being season 'd with a gracious voice, Obscures the show of evil?...approve it with a text, Hiding the grossness with fair ornament?"1 In this casket scene, where Portia did all that she could, by means of the song, to advise...
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Commentaries on the Law in Shakespeare: With Explanations of the Legal Terms ...

Edward Joseph White - Law in literature - 1913 - 524 pages
...III.) Sec. 82a. Tainted plea. — "Bass. In law, what plea so tainted and corrupt But, being season 'd with a gracious voice, Obscures the show of evil?...approve it with a text, Hiding the grossness with fair ornament?"1 In this casket scene, where Portia did all that she could, by means of the song, to advise...
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Interpretation of the Printed Page for Those who Would Learn to Interpret ...

Solomon Henry Clark - Literature - 1915 - 317 pages
...the context will be helpful. Bassanio. In law, what plea so tainted and corrupt But, being season'd with a gracious voice, Obscures the show of evil?...with a text, Hiding the grossness with fair ornament? — The Merchant of Venice, III, ii. Cassius. When went there by an age, since the great flood, But...
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The Merchant of Venice: As Originally Performed by Shakespeare's Company

William Shakespeare - 1916 - 132 pages
...world is still5 deceived with ornament. In law, what plea so tainted and corrupt, But, being season'd0 with a gracious voice, Obscures the show of evil?...with a text, Hiding the grossness with fair ornament? 80 There is no vice so simple0 but assumes Some mark of virtue on his0 outward parts. How many cowards,...
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Evenings with Great Authors, Volume 1

Sherwin Cody - Literature - 1917
...world is still deceived with ornament. In law, what plea so tainted and corrupt, But, being season'd with a gracious voice, Obscures the show of evil?...with a text, Hiding the grossness with fair ornament? Thus ornament is .but the guiled shore To a most dangerous sea; the beauteous scarf Veiling an Indian...
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The Wall and the Gates: And Other Sermons

Jonathan Ritchie Smith - Sermons - 1919 - 278 pages
...world is still deceived with ornament. In law, what plea so tainted or corrupt, but being seasoned with a gracious voice obscures the show of evil? In...assumes some mark of virtue on his outward parts." I can prove anything I please from the Bible if you will let me choose my texts, and will promise not...
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Transactions of the New York and New England Association of Railway Surgeons

1920
...Shakespeare makes one of his characters say: "In law, what plea so tainted and corrupt, But, being seasoned with a gracious voice, Obscures the show of evil....brow Will bless it and approve it with a text Hiding its grossness with fair ornament." If Shakespeare had lived in the present day, I think he might have...
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The Merchant of Venice

William Shakespeare - 1918 - 207 pages
...ornament. In law, what plea so tainted and corrupt, But, being season'd with a gracious voice, Obscures0 the show of evil ? In religion, What damned error,...with a text, Hiding the grossness with fair ornament ? 80 There is no vice so simple, but assumes Some mark of virtue on his outward parts : How many cowards,...
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The Merchant of Venice: A Comedy

William Shakespeare - Jews - 1922 - 174 pages
...world is still deceiv'd with ornament. In law, what plea so tainted and corrupt, But, being season 'd with a gracious voice, Obscures the show of evil?...but assumes Some mark of virtue on his outward parts : Look on beauty, And you shall see 'tis purchas'd by the weight; Which therein works a miracle in...
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