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" Gratiano speaks an infinite deal of nothing, more than any man in all Venice. His reasons are as two grains of wheat hid in two bushels of chaff : you shall seek all day ere you find them, and when you have them, they are not worth the search. "
Treasury of Thought: Forming an Encyclopædia of Quotations from Ancient and ... - Page 303
by Maturin Murray Ballou - 1894 - 579 pages
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The Literary Panorama, Volume 5

1809
...•with ill* usual characteristics of spectacle, rproceseious, dancing, fee. intended tp sup• Graliano speaks an infinite deal of nothing, more than any man in all Venice : his reasons are as two groins of wheat hid in two bushel* of chuff; ynu shall seek all day ere yon find thrm ; and when you...
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Lectures on Systematic Theology and Pulpit Eloquence

George Campbell - 1810 - 333 pages
...Bassanio in the play says of Gratiano's conversation, " They speak an infinite deal of nothing. Their reasons are as two grains of wheat hid in two bushels...when you have them they are not worth the search." To lay down therefore proper canons of sacred criticism, to arrange them according to their comparative...
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The Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1810
...tongue dried, and a maid not vendible. [Exeunt GRA. and LOREN. jlnt. Is that any thing now ? Bass. Gratiano speaks an infinite deal of nothing, more...reasons are as two grains of wheat hid in two bushels of chalf; you shall seek all day ere you find them ; and, when you have them, they are not worth the search....
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Merchant of Venice. As you like it. All's well that ends well. Taming of the ...

William Shakespeare - 1811
...tongue dried, and a maid not vendible. [Exeunt GRATIANO and LORENZO. Ant. Is that any thing now ? Bass. Gratiano speaks an infinite deal of nothing, more...when you have them, they are not worth the search. Ant. Well ; tell mp novy, what lady is this same To whom you swore a secret pilgrimage, That you to-day...
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The Poetical Register, and Repository of Fugitive Poetry for ..., Volume 6

1811
...Dramatic Poem. 8vo. pp. 24. A FEW good lines are scattered through this poem ; but they are like " two grains of wheat hid in two " bushels of chaff;...when you have them, they are not worth " the search." If Fate have decreed, that a change of ministry must always produce such an inundation of bad verse...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: Much ado about nothing ; Midsummer-night's ...

William Shakespeare - 1811
...tongue dried, and a maid not vendible. [Exeunt Gratiano and Lorenzo, Ant. Is that any thing now ? Bass. Gratiano speaks an infinite deal of nothing, more...as two grains of wheat hid in two bushels of chaff; yoa * Obstinate silence. shall seek all day ere you find them; and, when you have them, they are not...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1811
...man in all Vcuice: His reasous are as two graius of wheat hid in two hushels of chaff; you mli all seek all day ere you find them; and, when you have them, they are not worth the search. Ant, Well ; tell me now, what lady is this same To -whom vuu swore a secret pilgrimage, That you to-day...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: In Nine Volumes, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1810
...neat's tongue dried, and a maid not vendible. [Exeunt GRA. and LOREN. Ant. Is that any thing now ? Bass. Gratiano speaks an infinite deal of nothing, more...; and, when you have them, they are not worth the search.Ant. Well ; tell me now, what lady is this same To whom you swore a secret pilgrimage, That...
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Aphorisms from Shakespeare

William Shakespeare, Capel Lofft - 1812 - 456 pages
...5f § Many Men speak an infinite deal of nothing. The Reasons of such are as two grains of wheat bid in two bushels of chaff. You shall seek all day ere...when you have them they are not worth the search. 2411. v.xvt.'SCf.— Indiscreet. 2. Many have much disabled their Estate By rashly shewing a more'swelling...
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Discoveries in hieroglyphics, and other antiquities, in ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Deverell - 1813
...following, to the well-known occurrence of dogs' barking at the moon. Anth, Is that any thing, now ? Bass. Gratiano speaks an infinite deal of nothing, more...when you have them, they are not worth the search. . Anth. Well, tell me now, what lady is the same, To whom you swore a secret pilgrimage, That you to-day...
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