|Hoyt & Roberts, comps. Hoyts New Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations. 1922.|
|Calm, thinking villains, whom no faith could fix,|
Of crooked counsels and dark politics.
PopeTemple of Fame. L. 410.
|O villainy! Ho! let the door be lockd;|
Treachery! seek it out.
Hamlet. Act V. Sc. 2. L. 322.
|And thus I clothe my naked villainy|
With old odd ends, stoln out of holy writ,
And seem a saint, when most I play the devil.
Richard III. Act I. Sc. 3. L. 336.
|Villain and he be many miles asunder.|
Romeo and Juliet. Act III. Sc. 5. L. 82.
| The learned pate|
Ducks to the golden fool: all is oblique;
Theres nothing level in our cursed natures,
But direct villainy.
Timon of Athens. Act IV. Sc. 3. L. 17.