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" Almighty GOD, the giver of wisdom, without whose help resolutions are vain, without whose blessing study is ineffectual ; enable me, if it be thy will, to attain such knowledge as may qualify me to direct the doubtful, and instruct the ignorant ; to prevent... "
Baltimore: Biography - Page 574
edited by - 1912
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D: Including A Journal of His Tour to the ...

James Boswell, John Wilson Croker - Biography - 1846
...engaging in politicks. His " Prayer before the Study of Law" is truly admirable: "SB Sept. nr>5. " Almighty God, the giver of wisdom, without whose help...ineffectual; enable me, if it be thy will, to attain nich knowledge as may qualify me to direct the doubtful, and instruct the ignorant; to prevent wrongs...
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Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L.D.

James Boswell, John Wilson Croker - Authors, English - 1848
...politics. His " Prayer [p. 67.] before the Study of Law " is truly admirable : — " Sept. 26'. 1765. Almighty God, the giver of wisdom, without whose help...the doubtful, and instruct the ignorant; to prevent wrongs and terminate contentions ; and grant that 1 may use that knowledge which I shall attain, to...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Including a Journal of His Tour to the ...

James Boswell, John Wilson Croker - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1858
...politics. His " Prayer [p. 67] before the Study of Law " is truly admirable : — "Sept. 26, 1765. Almighty God, the giver of wisdom, without whose help resolutions are vain, without whose blessings study is ineffectual ; enable me, if it be thy will, to attain such knowledge as may qualify...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: including their Tour to the Hebrides. By J.W. Croker

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1860
...politics. His "Prayer [p. 67.] before the Study of Law " is truly admirable : — " Sept 26. 1765. Almighty God, the giver of wisdom, without whose help...the doubtful, and instruct the ignorant ; to prevent wrongs and terminate contentions ; and grant that I may use that knowledge wbich I shall attain, to...
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Prayers and meditations. With a preface by W. Gresley

Samuel Johnson - 1860
...LAW. Sept. 26, 1765. A LMIGHTY GOD, the giver of wis.£\ dom, without whose help resolutions are vaiu, without whose blessing study is ineffectual, enable...the doubtful, and instruct the ignorant, to prevent wrongs, and terminate contentions; and grant that I may use that knowledge which I shall attain, to...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of His Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell, John Wilson Croker - Authors, English - 1860
...in politics. His " Prayer [p. 67] before the Study of Law" is truly admirable :— "Sept. 26, 1765. Almighty God, the giver of wisdom, without whose help resolutions are vain, without whose blessings study is ineffectual; enable me, if it be thy will, to attain such knowledge as may qualify...
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The Albany Law Journal: A Monthly Record of the Law and the ..., Volumes 53-54

Law - 1896
...actually composed a prayer— and a very good one, too — that his study of it might be sanctified ''to direct the doubtful and instruct the ignorant, to prevent wrong and terminate contention." It is matter for real regret that he never carried out his design. How well we can picture the ponderous...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - 1873 - 576 pages
...engaging in politics. His Prayer before the Study of Law is truly admirable : — 'Sept. 26, 1765. ' Almighty God, the giver of wisdom, without whose help resolutions are vain, without whose blessings study is ineffectual ; enable me, if it be thy will, to attain such knowledge as may qualify...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with A journal of a tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1874
...engaging in politicks. His " Prayer before the Study of LAW " is truly admirable : "Sept. 26, 1765. " Almighty GOD, the giver of wisdom, without whose help...the doubtful, and instruct the ignorant ; to prevent wrongs and terminate contentions ; and grant that I may use that knowledge which I shall attain, to...
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The Universal Assistant, and Complete Mechanic: Containing Over One Million ...

Richard Moore - Formulas, recipes, etc - 1882 - 1016 pages
...Prayer of Dr. Samuel Johnson when he was about to commence the stu'li/ of Law, September 20, 1705. Almighty God, the Giver of Wisdom, without whose help...grant that I may use that knowledge which I shall attain to Thy glory and my own salvation, for Thy blessed Name's sake. Ameu. DC И. Austria, Gnld,...
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