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" O ! my friend, the approach of death is very dreadful. I am afraid to think on that which I know I cannot avoid. It is vain to look round and round for that help which cannot be had. Yet we hope and hope, and fancy that he who has lived to-day may live... "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including A Journal of a Tour to the ... - Page 163
by James Boswell - 1831
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 57, Part 1

Early English newspapers - 1787
...v;tin to look round and round for that help which cannot lie ha 1. Yet we hope and hope, and fnncy that he who has lived to-day may live tomorrow. But le-t us If.'.irn to derive our hopi.- only from God. " Jn the rrein time, let us bt kind to one another. 1...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D: In Thirteen Volumes, Volume 14

Samuel Johnson - 1788
...where I communicated with dear Mrs. Williams, a little before her death. O, my friend, the approach of death is very dreadful. I am afraid to think on...he who has lived to-day may live to-morrow. But let qs learn to derive our hope only from God, In the mean time, let us be kind to one another. I have...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson: LL.D. In Fourteen Volumes, Volume 14

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1788 - 558 pages
...where I communicated with dear Mrs. Williams, a little before her death. 0, my friend, the approach of death is very dreadful. I am afraid to think on...cannot be had. Yet, we hope and hope, and fancy that h_e who has lived to-day may live to-morrow, But let ps learn to derive our hope only from God, In...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1791 - 516 pages
...where I communicated with dear Mrs. Williams, a little before her death. O ! my friend,. the approach of death is very dreadful. I am afraid to think on...But let us learn to derive our hope only from GOD. <c In the mean time, let us be kind to one another. I have no friend now living, but you and Mr. Hector,...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1791 - 516 pages
...where I communicated with dear Mrs. Williams, a little before her death. O ! my friend, the approach of death is very dreadful. I am afraid to think on...to-morrow. But let us learn to derive our hope only from Gou. 1784. i n the mean time, let us be kind to one another. I have no friend now y! living, but...
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Dr. Johnson's Table Talk: Containing Aphorisms on Literature, Life, and ...

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1798 - 446 pages
...different turn." To Mrs. Williams, a little before her death, he faid, " Oh ! my friend, the approach of death is very dreadful. I am afraid to think on that which I know I cannot avoid. It is in vain to look round and round for that help which cannot be had. Yet we hope and hope, and fancy...
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A Plea for Religion and the Sacred Writings: Addressed to the Disciples of ...

David Simpson - Apologetics - 1803 - 351 pages
...death through his whole life." ' ' The ap' proach of death," said he to a friend, " is very dreadftiL I am afraid to think on that which I know I cannot...avoid. It is vain to look round and round for that lielp which cannot be had. Yet we hope and hope, Jind fancy that he who has lived to-day may live tomorrow....
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Letters to a young lady, in which the duties and character of ..., Volume 3

Jane West - 1806
...and terror ;he endured it with magnanimity and hope. He who exclaimed, "O, my " friend ! the approach of death is very *' dreadful ; I am afraid to. think on tha.t T 6 419 "which I know I cannot avoid; it " is vain to look round and round " for that help which none...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and ..., Volume 4

James Boswell - 1807
...where I communicated with dear Mrs. Williams, a little before her death. O ! my friend, the approach of death is very dreadful. I am afraid to think on...us learn to derive our hope only from GOD. " In the meantime, let us be kind to one another. I have no friend now living but you" and Mr. Hector, that...
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Dr. Johnson's table-talk: aphorisms [&c.] selected and arranged from mr ...

Samuel Johnson, James Boswell - 1807
...different turn." To Mrs. Williams, a little before her death, he said, " Oh! my friend, the approach of death is very dreadful. I am afraid to think on that which I know I cannot avoid. It is in vain to look round and round for that help which cannot be had. Yet we hope and hope, and fancy...
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