The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works in Chronological Order ; a Series of His Epistolary Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons ; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published ; the Whole Exhibiting a View of Literature and Literary Men in Great-Britain for Near Half a Century During which He Flourished, Volume 2
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You are not to deceive your clients with false representations of your opinion ; you are not to tell lies to a judge." BOSWELL : " But what do you think of supporting a cause which you know to he had ?" JOHNSON : " Sir, you do not know ...
You are not to deceive your clients with false representations of your opinion ; you are not to tell lies to a judge . " BOSWELL : " But what do you think of supporting a cause which you know to be bad ? " JOHNSON : " Sir , you do not ...
He advised the king to agree that the judges should hold their places for life , instead of losing them at the accession ... There is no reason why a judge should hold his office for life , more than any other person in public trust .
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Frontispiece Johnsons interview with George III
Johnsons fit of laughter at the Temple Gate from an original drawing
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