Life Cannot Subsist In Society But By Reciprocal Concessions. -- Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)
Life cannot subsist in society but by reciprocal concessions.
-- Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)
Dictionaries are like watches, the worst is better than none, and the best cannot be expected to go quite true.
Samuel Johnson ['Boswell's Life of', 1784]...
Books without the knowledge of life are useless. -- Samuel Johnso
The Irish are a fair people; they never speak well of one another.
-- Samuel Johnson, in James Boswell, 'The Life of Samuel Johnson'...
To cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life. -- Samuel Johnso
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life. -- Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life. -- Samuel Johnso
Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble.
-- Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)...
The religion and public liberty of a people are intimately connected
their interests are interwoven, they cannot subsist separately, and therefore they rise and fall together....
I am willing to love all mankind, except an American -- Samuel Johnson, in Boswell's "Life