The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order; a Series of His Epistolatory Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published: the Whole Exhibiting a View of Literature and Literary Men in Great-Britain, for Near Half a Century During which He Flourished, Том 2
W. Andrews and L. Blake, and Cushing and Appleton, Salem, 1807
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Why , Sir , you are to consider that the manner and some particular phrases of
person do much to impress you with an idea of him , and you are not sure that he
would say what the mimick says in his character . ” BOSWELL . “ I don't think
Bayes , in « The Rehearsal , ' is a mighty silly character . If it was intended to be
like a particular man , it could only be diverting while that man was remembered .
But I question whether it was meant * This project has since been realized .
A man who is good enough to go to heaven , is good enough to be a clergyThis
was a humane and liberal sentiment . But the character of a clergyman is more
sacred than that of an ordinary christian . As he is to instruct with authority , he ...
... give any countenance to licentiousness , though in the character of an
Advocate he made a just and subtle distinction between occasional and habitual
transgression . 1772. regimentals of the Scots Royal , who talked with DR .
To have challenged him instantly , might have fixed a quarrelsome character
upon the young soldier : to have taken no notice of it , might have been
considered as cowardice . Oglethorpe , therefore , keeping his eye upon the
Prince , and smil ...
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