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I named Hume . Johnson . “ No , sir ; Hume owned to a clergyman in the bishoprick of Durham , that he had never read the New Testament with attention . ” - I mentioned Hume's notion , that all who are happy are equally happy ...
His death , I hope , was peaceful ; it was surely happy . “ I wish I had written sooner , lest , writing now , I should - renew your grief ; but I would not forbear saying what I have now said . * This loss is , I hope , the only ...
... a paraphrase from the Proverbs , of which I have a copy in his own handwriting ; and , from internal evidence , I ascribe to him , To Miss giving the Author a gold and silver network Purse of her own weaving ; t and The Happy Life .
To obviate all the reflections which have gone round the world to Johnson's prejudice , by applying to him the epithet of a bear , let me impress upon my readers a just and happy saying of my friend Goldsmith , who knew him well ...
... was happy to partake in this festival of genius , the absence of Johnson could not but be wondered at and regretted . The only trace of him there was in the whimsical advertisement of a haberdasher , who sold Shaksperian ribbands ...
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