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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JOHNSON . " TO JOSEPH BANKS , ESQ . “ Perpetua ambitá bis terrå præmia
lactis “ Hæc habet altrici Capra secunda Jovis . " . SIR , “ I RETURN thanks to you
and to Dr. Solander for the pleasure which I received in yesterday's conversation
But however all this may be or not , let us try to make each other happy when we
meet , and not refer our pleasure to distant times or distant places . “ How comes
it that you tell me nothing of your la . dy ? I hope to see her some time , and till ...
The General said , that in a state of nature a man and woman uniting together ,
would form a strong and constant affection , by the mutual pleasure each would
receive ; and that the same causes of dissension would not arise between them ...
I said there was not half a guinea's worth of pleasure in seeing this place .
Johnson . But , Sir , there is half a guinea's worth of inferiority to other people in
not having seen it . ” Boswell . “ I doubt , Sir , whether there are many happy
people here ...
Sir Al- 1772 . exander opposed it , and talked of the pleasure of seeing all men
free and independent . Johnson . “ I agree 63 . with Mr. Boswell , that there must
be high satisfaction in being a feudal Lord ; but we are to consider , that we ought
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