Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson

English lexicographer, literary critic, essayist and poet of the Enlightenment
No weakness of the human mind has more frequently incurred animadversion, than the negligence with which men overlook their own faults, however flagrant, and the easiness with which they pardon them, however frequently repeated.More Samuel Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Club: An assembly of good fellows, meeting under certain conditions.More Samuel Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
How can children credit the assertions of parents, which their own eyes show them to be false? Few parents act in such a manner as much to enforce their maxims by the credit of their livesMore Samuel Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Whoever thinks of going to bed before twelve o clock is a scoundrel.More Samuel Johnson quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
All wonder is the effect of novelty on ignorance.More Samuel Johnson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Eugeny Antonuk Who will tell you about yourself, know - only the best. They know about themselves, not remembering themselves. [05/06/2019 07:05:20] More


Eugeny Antonuk I am there - as soon as I am not here, I will know everything, as is there - where there is no me and without me. [05/03/2019 02:05:40] More


Eugeny Antonuk Nature is the music of life, and biological species of nature are its chords. [05/18/2019 03:05:48] More


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Eugeny Antonuk Among destined roads there are no those where rest is not intended for us. Among the heights reached there is no one that is not dangerous with height. [05/03/2019 03:05:40] More