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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The court of Session considering it to be dangerous to the interest of learning and
education , to lessen the dignity of teachers , and make them afraid of too
indulgent parents , instigated by the complaints of their children , restored him .
... particular circumstances . You must shew some learning upon this occasion .
You must shew , that a schoolmaster has a prescriptive right to beat ; and that an
action of assault and battery cannot be admitted against him , 14 THE LIFE OF.
Why , Sir , consider how much easier it is to learn a language by the ear , than by
any marks . Sheridan's Dictionary may do very well ; but you cannot always carry
it about with you : and , when you want the word , you have not the Dictionary .
I would not put a boy to him , whom I intended for a man of learning . But for the
sons of citizens , who are to learn a little , get good morals , and then go to trade ,
he may do very well . ” I mentioned a cause in which I had appeared as counsel ...
He had a mixture of learning , of wit , and of buffoonery . He first travelled through
Europe , and published his travels . He afterwards travelled on foot through Asia ,
and had made many remarks ; but he died at Mandoa and his remarks were ...
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