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8 Art thou a magistrate? then be severe: If studious, copy fair what time hath blurr'd, Redeem truth from his jaws: if soldier, Chase brave employments with a naked sword Trout the world. Fool not, for all may ave If they dare try, a glorious life, or grave. #."#. §. Porch. St. 15. 9 Male verum examinat omnis Corruptus judex. A corrupt judge does not carefully search for the truth. HoRACE—Satires. II. 2. 8. 10 So wise, so grave, of so perplex'd a tongue, And loud withal, that would not wag, nor scarce Lie still without a fee. BEN JonsoN—Volpome. Act I. Sc. 1.

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19 Si judicas, cognosce: si regnas, jube. If you judge, investigate; if you reign, command. SENECA–Medea. CXCIV.

20 Therefore I say again, I utterly abhor, yea from my soul Refuse you for my judge; whom, yet once more, I hold my most malicious foe, and think not At all a friend to truth.

Henry VIII. Act II. Sc. 4. L. 80.

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Heaven is above all yet; there sits a judge,

That no king can o
Henry VIII. Act III. Sc. 1. L. 100.

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Thieves for their robbery have authority

When judges steal themselves.
Measure for Measure. Act II. Sc. 2. L. 176.

23 He who the sword of heaven will bear Should be as holy as severe; Pattern in himself to know, Grace to stand, and virtue go; More nor less to others pa Than by self-offenses o; Shame to him, whose cruel striking Kills for faults of his own liking! Measure for Measure. Act III. Sc. 2. L. 275.

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