Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson

English lexicographer, literary critic, essayist and poet of the Enlightenment
Our aspirations are our possibilities.More Samuel Johnson quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
He that tries to recommend (Shakespeare) by select quotations, will succeed like the pedant in "Hierocles", who, when he offered his house to sale, carried a brick in his pocket as a specimenMore Samuel Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A man ought to read just as inclination leads him, for what he reads as a task will do him little good.More Samuel Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The drama's laws the drama's patrons give.
For we that live to please must please to live.More Samuel Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Nothing is more hopeless than a scheme of merriment.More Samuel Johnson quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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