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" That man is surely the most wretched of the sons of wretchedness, who lives with his own faults and follies always before him, and who has none to reconcile him to himself by praise and veneration. I have long sought content, and have not found it ; I... "
London Magazine: Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer... - Page 149
1779
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The idler

Samuel Johnson - 1767
...That man is furely the moft wretch*d of the forrs of wretchednefs who lives with his own faults aiid follies always before him, and who has none to reconcile...himfelf by praife and veneration. I have long fought content and have not found it, I will from this moment endeavour to be rich. FULL of his new refolution,...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - 1787
...little power of flattering themfelves. That man is furely the moft wretched of the fons of wretchednefs, who lives with his own faults and follies always before...himfelf by praife and veneration. I have long fought content, and have not found it; J will from this moment endeavour to be rich. Full of his new refolution,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with His Life, and Notes on His ...

Samuel Johnson - 1787
...little power of flattering themfelves. That man is furely the moft wretched of the fons of wretchednefs, who lives with his own faults and follies always before...himfelf by praife and veneration. I have long fought content, and have not found it; I wilt from this moment endeavour to be rich. Full of his new refolution,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The Idler

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...power of flattering themfelves. That man is furely the moft wretched of the fons of wretchedriefs, who lives with his own faults and follies always before...himfelf by praife and veneration. I have long fought content, and have not found it; I will from this moment endeavour to be rich. Full of his new refolution,...
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Harrison's British Classicks: The Idler. Fitz Osbornes Letters. Shenstones ...

Edward Francis Burney, Richard Corbould - 1787
...themlélves. That man is furcly the molt wretched of the fons of wretchednejt, who lives with hisown faults and follies always before him, and who has...himfelf by praife and veneration. I have long fought content, and have not found it; I will from this moment endeavour to be rich.' Full of his new refolution,...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical ..., Volume 3

Mr. Addison - Anecdotes - 1794 - 296 pages
...little power of flattering tbemfelves. The man is furely mofl wretched of the fons of wretchednefs, who lives with his own faults and follies always before him, and who has no one to reconcile him to himfelf by praife and veneration. J have long fought content, and have not...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical ..., Volume 1

Joseph Addison - Anecdotes - 1794 - 1078 pages
...fons of wretchednefs, who lives with his own faults and follies always before him, and who has no one to reconcile him to himfelf by praife and veneration. I have long fought content, and, have not found it: 1 will, from this moment, endcavour to be rich. Full Full of this...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1799 - 356 pages
...moil wretched 08 the fons of wretchednefs, who lives with his own faults and follies always trcfore him; and who has none to reconcile him to himfelf by praife and veneration. I have long fought content, and have not fouud it; I will from this moment endeavour to be rich." Full of his new relolution,...
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Select British Classics, Volume 10

English literature - 1803
...little power of flattering themselves. That man is surely the most wretched of the sons of wretchedness who lives with his own faults and follies always before him, and who has none to reconcile him to himself by praise and veneration. I have long sought content and have not found it, I will from this...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1805 - 254 pages
...power of flattering themfelves. That; man is furely the mod wretched of the fons of Wretch'ednefs, who lives with his own faults' and follies always...him ; and who has none to reconcile him to himfelf hy praife and veneration.- 1 have long taught content, and have not found it ; I will from* this moment...
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