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" ... supposing your arguments to be weak and inconclusive. But, Sir, that is not enough. An argument which does not convince yourself may convince the judge to whom you urge it ; and if it does convince him, why, then. Sir, you are wrong, and he is right.... "
The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ... - Page 49
by James Boswell - 1807
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1791 - 516 pages
...inconclufive. But, Sir, that is not enough. An argument which does not convince yourfelf, may convince the Judge to whom you urge it: and if it does convince...then, Sir, you are wrong, and he is right. It is his bufinefs to judge ; and you are not to be confident in your own opinion that a caufe is bad, but to...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1791 - 516 pages
...bufinefs to judge ; and you are not to be confident in your own opinion that a caufe is bad, but to fay all you can for your client, and then hear the Judge's opinion." BOSWELL. " But, Sir, does not affecting a warmth when you have no warmth, and appearing to be clearly...
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Dr. Johnson's Table Talk: Containing Aphorisms on Literature, Life, and ...

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1798 - 446 pages
...inconelufive. But, Sir, that is not enough. An argument which does not convince yourfelf, may convince the judge to whom you urge it ; and if it does convince him, why, then, Sir, you are wrong, and he b right. It is his builnefs to judge ; and you are not to be confident in your own opinion that a caufe...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: comprehending an account of ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1807
...inconclusive. But, Sir, that is not enough. An argument which does not convince yourself, may convince the Judge to whom you urge it: and if it does convince...for your client, and then hear the Judge's opinion." BOSWELL. " But, Sir, does not affecting a warmth when you have no warmth, and appearing to be clearly...
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Dr. Johnson's table-talk: aphorisms [&c.] selected and arranged from mr ...

Samuel Johnson, James Boswell - 1807
...inconclusive. But, Sir, that is not enough. An argument which does not convince yourself, may convince the judge to whom you urge it; and if it does convince...you can for your client, and then hear the Judge's opinion."B. " But, Sir, does not affecting a warmth when you have no warmth, and appearing to be...
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The life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1817
...inconclusive. But, Sir, that is not enough. An argument which does not convince yourself, may convince the judge to whom you urge it: and if it does convince...is bad, but to say all you can for your client, and heur tlie judge's opinion." BOSWELL. " But, Sir, does not affecting a warmth when you have no warmth,...
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The Table Talk of John Selden

John Selden, Richard Milward - Table-talk - 1818 - 180 pages
...inconclusive. But, Sir, that is not enough. An argument which does not convince yourself, may convince the judge to whom you urge it ; and if it does convince...for your client, and then hear the Judge's opinion." B. " But, Sir, does not affecting a warmth when you have no warmth, ami appearing to be clearly...
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Johnsoniana..

James Boswell, John Sharpe - Authors, English - 1820 - 178 pages
...inconclusive. But, sir, that is not enough. An argument, which does not convince yourself, may convince the judge to whom you urge it : and if it does convince...are not to be confident in your own opinion, that a canse is bad, but to say all yon can for your client, and then hear the judge's opinion." BOSWELL....
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

James Boswell - 1820
...inconclnsive. But, Sir, liuit is not enough. An argument which does not convince yourself, may convince the judge to whom you urge it: and if it does convince...then, Sir, you are wrong, and he is right. It is his bnsiness to judge; and you are not to be confident in your own opinion that a canse is bad, but to...
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Johnsoniana: from Boswell's life of the great lexicographer and moralist ...

James Boswell - 1820 - 355 pages
...that is not enough. An argument, which does not convince yourself, may convince the judge to whom yon urge it : and if it does convince him, why, then,...you are wrong, and he is right. It is his business tojudge; and you are not to be confident in your own opinion, that a canse is bad, but to say all you...
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