A race of triflers arise, who think only of the present hour.
They are not the triflers who balance a feather against a soul.
But this minority was denounced by the orthodox as innovators and triflers.
Be serious with the serious, gay with the gay, and trifle with the triflers.
Then, if you really believe, if it's so serious to you, why do you make a show of it for triflers?
What triflers, on any other ground, were Socrates and Plato.
I have read and known certain Kabbalistic triflers, whose insanity provokes my unceasing as astonishment.
If doing small things well be trifling, then the French are triflers.
We are novices, triflers, our judgment is worth nothing; but now we have an authority on the subject.
The officers, almost all nobles, rarely showed much concern for their men, and were often mere courtiers and triflers.