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" Rasselas then entered with the princess and Pekuah, and inquired, whether they had contrived any new diversion for the next day ? Such, said Nekayah, [is the state of life, that none are happy but by the anticipation of change : the change itself is nothing... "
Cook's oracle: containing receipts for plain cookery, on the most economical ... - Page 39
by William Kitchiner - 1836 - 422 pages
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The Prince of Abissinia: A Tale. In Two Volumes, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - Literary Criticism - 1759 - 165 pages
...they had contrived any new diverfion for the next day. " Such, faid Nekayah, is the ftate of life, that none are happy but by the anticipation of change : the change itfelf is nothing ; when we have made it, the next wifh is to change again. The world is not yet exhaufted...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with His Life, and Notes on His ...

Samuel Johnson - 1787
...had contrived any new diverfion for the next day? " Such, faid Nekayah, kayah, is the ftate of life, that none are happy but by the anticipation of change : the change itfelf is nothing; when we have made it, the next wifh is to change again. The world is not yet exhaufted;...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - 1787
...they had contrived any new diverfion for the next day? " Such, faid Nekayah, is the ftate of life, that none are happy but by the anticipation of change : the change itfelf is nothing; when we have made it, the next with is to change again. The world is not yet exhauftedj...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Tales and visions: The history of ...

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...had contrived any new diverfion for the next day? " Such, faid Nekayah, kayah, is the (late of life, that none are happy but by the anticipation of change : the change itfelf is nothing ; when we have made it, the next wifh is to change again. The world is not yet exhausted;...
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The Prince of Abissinia: A Tale

Samuel Johnson - 1790 - 304 pages
...they had contrived any new diverfion for the next day ? " Such," faid Nekayah, " is the ftate of life, that none are happy but by the anticipation of change : the change itfelf is nothing ; when we have made it, the next wifh is to change again. The world is not yet exhaufted...
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A dissertation upon the Greek comedy, translated from Brumoy. General ...

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1792
...they had contrived any new divcrfion for the next day ? " Such, faid Nekayah, is the ftate of life, that none are happy but by the anticipation of change : the change itfelf is nothing; when we have made it, the next wifh is to change again. The world is not yet exhaufted...
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The works of Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson - 1801
...they had contrived any new diverfion for the next day ? " Such, faid Nekayah, is the ftate of life, that none are happy but by the anticipation of change : the change itfelf is nothing : when we have made it, the next wifh is to change again. The world is not yet exhaufted...
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Rasselas, prince of Abissinia. Pr. with patent types. Rusher's ed, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1804
...they had contrived any new diversion for the next day. "Such," said Nekayah, "is the state of life, that none are happy but by the anticipation of change:...is nothing; when we have made it, the next wish is to change again. The world is not yet exhausted; let me see something tomorrow which I never saw before."...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 3

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...diversion for the next day ? " Such" said Nekayah, " is the state of life, that none are happy bftt by the anticipation of change: the change itself is nothing: when we have made it, the next wish is to change again. The world is not yet exhausted; let me see something to-morrow which 1 never saw before."...
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Rasselas: A Tale

Samuel Johnson - Historical fiction - 1809 - 120 pages
...diversion for the next day. " Such," said Nekayah, " is the state of life, that none are happy bat by the anticipation of change: the change itself" is nothing; when we have made it, the next wish is to change again. The world is not yet exhausted ; let me see something to-morrow which I never saw...
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