Iago's soliloquythe motive-hunting of motiveless malignity. Samuel Taylor Coleridge The Literary Remains
of Samuel Taylor Coleridge (published 1836), bk.2,'Notes
on the Tragedies of Shakespeare: Othello'.
It is notorious that we speak no more than half-truths in our ordinary conversation,
and even a soliloquy is likely to be affected by
the apprehension that walls have ears. Eric Robert Linklater Juan in America, bk.2, pt.4.