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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. Together with The Journal of a ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1884
...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...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 Journal of Jurisprudence, Volume 28

Hugh Barclay, Scotland. Courts, I. S. H. Laidlaw - Law - 1884
...prayer, which his biographer very properly describes as truly admirable, he asks for the ability '' to attain such knowledge as may qualify me to direct...the doubtful, and instruct the ignorant, to prevent wrongs, and terminate contentions." We wish it could with truth be said that this was the ambition...
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The Canada Law Journal, Volume 22

Law - 1886
...Quarterly Review. STUDENT'S PRAYER BEFORE THE STUDY OF LAW. BY DR. SAMUEL JOHNSON. (September 26, 1765.^ ALMIGHTY GOD, the Giver of Wisdom, without whose help...the doubtful, and instruct the ignorant, to prevent wrongs, and terminate i and grant that I may use that knov " shall attain, to Thy glory, and my for...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: including Boswell's Journal of a tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell, Samuel Johnson - Wales, North - 1887
...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...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.: Together with The Journal of a ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1889
...engaging in politics. His " Prayer before the Study of Law " l 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 Tnay use that knowledge which I shall attain, to...
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THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, LL.D. TOGETHER WITH THE JOURNAL OF A TOUR TO THE ...

JAMES BOSWELL - 1889
...: " Sept. 26, 1765. Almighty God, the giver of wisdom, without whose help resolutions are rain, without whose blessing study is ineffectual ; enable...the doubtful, and instruct the ignorant ; to prevent wrongs and terminate contentions ; and grant that I aaay use that knowledge which I shall attain, to...
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Transactions, Volume 11

Maryland State Bar Association - 1906
...are expressed in a prayer which he wrote at the time he had thoughts of studying law. as follows : "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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Johnsonian miscellanies, Volume 1

George Birkbeck Norman Hill - 1897 - 517 pages
...received seventy-five pounds. Lent Mr. Davis twenty-five 3. 56. Sept. 16, 1765. Before the Study of Law4. Almighty God, the Giver of wisdom, without whose help...direct the doubtful, and instruct the ignorant, to ' Ante, p. 30. a barrister-at-law, of good parts, but Johnson defines 'particular* in who fell...
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Johnsonian Miscellanies, Volume 1

George Birkbeck Norman Hill - Authors, English - 1897 - 517 pages
...received seventy-five pounds. Lent Mr. Davis twenty-five 3. 56. Sept. 26, 1765. Before the Study of Law4. Almighty God, the Giver of wisdom, without whose help...direct the doubtful, and instruct the ignorant, to 1 Ante, p. 30. a barrister-at-Iaw, of good parts, but * Johnson defines 'particular' in who fell into...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L. D.: Together with a Journal of a ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1900
...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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