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The Beauties of Johnson: Consisting of Maxims and Observations, Moral ... - Page 29
by Samuel Johnson - 1782 - 228 pages
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The Centinel. ...

1758
...He He that will have the kindnefs of others mud endure their follies: he who cannot perfuade himfclf to withdraw from fociety muft be content to pay a...the Loiterer, who makes appointments which he never keeps; to the' Confulter, who afks advice which he never takes ; .to the Boafter, who blufters only...
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The Idler: In Two Volumes. ...

Samuel Johnson, Thomas Warton, Sir Joshua Reynolds, Bennet Langton - 1761
...cuftom, of the world requires to be received with appearance of regard. IF we wiJl have the kindness of others, we muft endure their follies : He, who...the Loiterer, who makes appointments which he never keeps ; to the Confulter, who afks advice which he never takes ; to the Boaftcr, who blufters only...
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The Idler, Volume 1

Samuel Johnson, Thomas Warton, Bennet Langton, Sir Joshua Reynolds - 1767
...offered, but which the cuftom of the world requires to be received with appearance of regard. IF we will have the kindnefs of others, we muft endure their...the Loiterer, who makes appointments which he never keeps ; to the Confulter, who afks advice which he never takes ; to the Boafter, who blufters anly...
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A Grammar of the Italian Language: With a Copious Praxis of Moral Sentences ...

Giuseppe Marco Antonio Baretti, Samuel Johnson - English language - 1778 - 448 pages
...of others muft endure their follies. .v , He who cannot perfuade himfcl'f to withdraw from iociety, muft be content to pay a tribute of his time to a...the loiterer who makes appointments which he never can keep; to the confultor who. afks advice which he never takes; to the piandoti con qualche pqffattmpo....
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The works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - 1787
...offered, but which the cuftom of the world requires to be received with appearance of regard. If we will have the kindnefs of others, we muft endure their...the loiterer, who makes appointments which he never keeps ; to the confulter, who afks advice which he never takes ; to the boafter, who blufters only...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The Idler

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...offered, but which the cuftom of the world requires to be received with appearance of regard. If we will have the kindnefs of others, we muft endure their...the loiterer, who makes appointments which he never keeps ; to the confulter, who afks advice which he never takes ; to the boafter, who blufters only...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with His Life, and Notes on His ...

Samuel Johnson - 1787
...offered, but which the cuftom of the world requires to be rer ceived with appearance of regard. If we will have the kindnefs of others, we muft endure their...content to pay a tribute of his time to a multitude of ty* rants; to the loiterer, who makes appointments which he never keeps; to the confulter, who afks...
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Harrison's British Classicks: The Idler. Fitz Osbornes Letters. Shenstones ...

Edward Francis Burney, Richard Corbould - 1787
...world requires to be received with appearance of regard. If we will have the kindnefsof othen, we mult endure their follies. He, who cannot perf'uade himfelf to withdraw from fociety, mnft be content to pay » tribute of his time to a multitude of tyrants; to the loiterer, who makes...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1789 - 398 pages
...others, we muft Endure therr foTTres. He who cannot perfuade himfelf to withdraw from fociety, mulr be content to pay a tribute of his time to a multitude of tyrants : — to the loiterer, vi ho makes appointments he never keeps — to the confnlter, who alks advice which he never takes—...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical ..., Volume 2

Mr. Addison - Anecdotes - 1794 - 240 pages
...offered, but which the cuftom of the world requires to be received with appearance of regard. If we will have the kindnefs of others, we muft endure their...the loiterer, who makes appointments which he never keeps; to the confulter, who afks advice which he never takes; to the boafter, who blufters only to...
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