Quotation by Shakespeare

Lord Angelo is precise,
Stands at a guard with envy, scarce confesses
That his blood flows, or that his appetite
Is more to bread than stone. Hence shall we see
If power change purpose, what our seemers be.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Duke, in Measure for Measure, act 1, sc. 3, l. 50-4.

He knows Angelo as puritanical ("precise"), and anxious about his reputation ("at a guard with envy").
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