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" No man will be a sailor who has contrivance enough to get himself into a jail ; for being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned'. "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides - Pagina 338
door James Boswell - 1831
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Life of Johnson - Vol 1 - (1791)

James Boswell - 2006 - 660 pagina’s
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The Wreck of the Batavia

Simon Leys - 2006 - 111 pagina’s
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Underwater to Get Out of the Rain: A Love Affair with the Sea

Trevor Norton - 2006 - 385 pagina’s
...to be collected; they were still personal items belonging the crew. Samuel Johnson declared that 'No man will be a sailor who has contrivance enough to...jail; for being in a ship is being in a jail with a chance of being drowned'. Wrecks are the result of a catastrophe and sometimes the victims remain...
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Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Dr. Samuel Johnson - (1786)

James Boswell - 2006 - 388 pagina’s
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Recording and Reordering: Essays on the Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-century ...

Dan Doll, Jessica Munns - 2006 - 248 pagina’s
...1993), 4-5. 26. "Why Sir, No man will be a Sailor if he has contrivance enough to get himself into jail; for, being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned." James Boswell, Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, ed. by R. Chapman (Oxford: Oxford University Press,...
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The Buccaneer's Bell

Hugh Edwards - 2006 - 240 pagina’s
...British man of letters Dr Samuel Johnson, Wo man will be a sailor who has contrivance to get himself into jail. For being in a ship is being in a jail with the chance of being drowned! A man in jail has more room, better food, and commonly better company. ' The crew of the Roebuck saw...
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Extreme Sail

Oliver Dewar - 2006 - 160 pagina’s
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The Making of John Ledyard: Empire and Ambition in the Life of an Early ...

Edward G. Gray - 2008 - 224 pagina’s
...difficulties of life at sea merely added to a commander's stress. As Samuel Johnson famously remarked, "No man will be a sailor, who has contrivance enough to...ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned."18 And in some sense Johnson was right, especially regarding ordinary seamen. The men were...
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Life of Johnson, Volume 6

James Boswell - 2007 - 128 pagina’s
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Life of Johnson, Volume 6

James Boswell - 2007 - 144 pagina’s
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