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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... "
Crowned Masterpieces of Literature that Have Advanced Civilization: As ... - Página 307
de David Josiah Brewer - 1902
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The Morality of Laughter

F. H. Buckley - 2005 - 256 páginas
...extreme, however. Like Bacon's Pilate, it rejects all commonly accepted beliefs about the world, "\\liat is truth? said jesting Pilate, and would not stay for an answer."" An extreme cynicism may also affect a pose of indifference to social norms, including those enforced...
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Reader's Digest the Truth about History: How New Evidence is Transforming ...

Reader's Digest - 2003 - 319 páginas
...becomes the truth. Josef Goebbels O The one duty we owe to history is to rewrite it. Oscar Wilde O "What is truth?" said jesting Pilate, and would not stay for an answer. Francis Bacon O History is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who weren't...
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Shaming the Devil

Jacobs - 2004 - 231 páginas
...ultimately purified. Bacon writes these words in his essay "Of Truth," which begins with a famous sentence: "What is truth? said jesting Pilate, and would not stay for an answer." This refers, of course, to a dramatic moment in the eighteenth chapter of John's Gospel. When Jesus...
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How Language, Ritual and Sacraments Work: According to John Austin, Jürgen ...

Mervyn Duffy - 2005 - 277 páginas
...forward for the philosophy of the twentieth century. 5. Austin's Method 5. 1 What is it that we say? «"What is truth?" said jesting Pilate, and would not stay for an answer. Pilate was in advance of his time»15. This is how Austin began a 1950 presentation to the Mind Association...
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Romantic Readers: The Evidence of Marginalia

H. J. Jackson - 2008 - 384 páginas
...Bacon, but upon consideration, we can see that there really was a radical difference between them. "What is truth? said jesting Pilate, and would not stay for an answer," is the wellknown opening of the essay. Bacon goes on to reflect on why it should be that people avoid...
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The Great Justices, 1941-54: Black, Douglas, Frankfurter, and Jackson in ...

William Domnarski - 2009 - 224 páginas
...his derelictions, for no one could outdo him. I often think of the opening lines of his first essay, 'Of Truth': 'What is truth' said jesting Pilate; and would not stay for an answer.' I wonder if Pilate could have gotten an answer by staying?"82 The temptation is to say that Jackson...
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Text & Presentation, 2005

Stratos E. Constantinidis - 2009 - 272 páginas
...thereby to suggest that knowledge is impossible; take for example the opening line of Bacon's Essays: "What is truth? said jesting Pilate and would not stay for an answer" (Bacon 71). For adherents of the ideal of the docta ignorantia (learned ignorance), the act of questioning,...
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The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - 2006 - 1067 páginas
...maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man. Essays "Of Studies" (1625) 23 eeling safe with a person— having neither to weigh thoughts nor mea 24 It is the wisdom of the crocodiles, that shed tears when they would devour. Essays "Of Wisdom for...
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Searle and Foucault on Truth

C. G. Prado - 2006 - 184 páginas
...was intended is better reflected in Francis Bacon's rendition of the biblical passage quoted above: "What is truth? said jesting Pilate; and would not stay for an answer" (Oxford Dictionary of Quotations 1980, #28, 27). Bacon better captures the mocking nature of Pilate's...
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Asking Better Questions

Norah Morgan, Juliana Saxton - 2006 - 158 páginas
...mind, the analogy must stop there! Questioning is far too important to rely on the scattergun approach; "What is truth?" said jesting Pilate and would not stay for an answer. — Sir Francis Bacon (quoted in Cambridge, 1949, p. 1) Let us labour then, to think well: this is...
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