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Goldsmith , in the couplet which he inserted , mentions Luke as a person well known , and superficial readers have passed it over quite smoothly ; while those of more attention have been as much perplexed by Luke as by Lydiat in The.
I having mentioned that I had passed some time with Rousseau in his wild retreat , and having quoted some remark made by Mr. Wilkes , with whom I had spent many pleasant hours in Italy , Johnson said , sarcastically , “ It seems ...
... not pass in idle deliberation how it shall be spent : deliberation , which , those who begin it by prudence , and continue it with subtilty , must , after long expense of thought , conclude by chance . To prefer one future mode of ...
It appears from Johnson's diary , that he was this year at Mr. Thrale's , from before Midsummer till after Michaelmas , and that he afterwards passed a month at Oxford . He had then contracted a great intimacy with Mr. Chambers of that ...
“ I now , " said Johnson to bis friends , when relating what had passed , “ began to consider that I was depreciating this man in the estimation of his sovereign , and thought it was time for me to say something that might be more ...
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