Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson

English lexicographer, literary critic, essayist and poet of the Enlightenment
A newswriter is a man without virtue, who lies at home for his own profit.More Samuel Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As any custom is disused, the words that expressed it must perish with it; as any opinion grows popular, it will innovate speech in the same proportion as it alters practice.More Samuel Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious, and he that becomes suspicious will quickly become corrupt.More Samuel Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What makes all doctrines plain and clear? About two hundred pounds a year. And that which was proved true before, prove false again? Two hundred more.More Samuel Johnson quotes [08/09/2011 04:08:48]
Shame arises from the fear of men, conscience from the fear of God.More Samuel Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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