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" .Follow me, and hear a lecture in philosophy ;' and Charles, laying his hand on his sword, to say, ' Follow me, and dethrone the czar;' a man would be ashamed to follow Socrates. "
Liber facetiarum, being a collection of curious and interesting anecdotes - Page 228
by Liber - 1809 - 344 pages
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Wit and Wisdom of Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson, George Birkbeck Norman Hill - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1888 - 323 pages
...philosophy;' and Charles, laying his hand on his sword, to say, ' Follow me, and dethrone the C/.ar ; ' a man would be ashamed to follow Socrates. Sir, the...strange. As to the sailor, when you look down from the quarter deck to the Wit and Wisdom of Sa1uuol JoUnton. Wit and Wisdom of Samuel Johnson. space below,...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 3

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1889
...hear a lectnre in philosophy ;' and Charles, laying his hand on his sword, to say, ' Follow me, and dethrone the Czar,' a man would be ashamed to follow...you see the utmost extremity of human misery ; such crowding, such filth, such stench !" BosWSLL. " Yet, sailors are happy." JOHNSON. " They are happy...
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MacMillan's Magazine, Volume 68

Sir George Grove, David Masson, John Morley, Mowbray Morris - 1893
...and hear a lecture in Philosophy " ; and Charles, laying his hand on a sword, to say " Follow me and dethrone the Czar," a man would be ashamed to follow Socrates. Sir, the impression is universal. Sir, the profession of soldiers and sailors has the dignity of danger. Mankind reverence those whohave...
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Romantic Professions: And Other Papers

William Powell James - Fiction - 1894 - 225 pages
...hear a ' lecture in Philosophy ; " and Charles, laying ' his hand on a sword, to say " Follow me 'and dethrone the Czar," a man would be ' ashamed to follow Socrates. Sir, the imi 'pression is universal. Sir, the profession ' of soldiers and sailors has the dignity of ' danger....
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The American Revolution, Part 2, Volume 2

George Otto Trevelyan - United States - 1904
...reconciled him to any, and all, the drawbacks incidental to life on shore. " When you look down," he said, " from the quarter-deck to the space below, you see the utmost extremity of human misery; such crowding, such filth, such stench." would render him worthy of his luck if ever the day came for him...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson ...: To which is Added The Journal of a ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1900 - 726 pages
...hear a lecture in philosophy;' and Charles, laying his hand on his sword, to say, ' Follow me, and " " crowding, such filth, such stench !" BOSWELL: "Yet sailors are happy." JOHNSON: " They are happy as...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L. D.: Together with a Journal of a ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1900
...exhibited, as he said, at this ing together. The latter was unwearied time. — Kirkhim's Life of Macklin. be ashamed to follow Socrates. Sir, the impression...human misery: such crouding, such filth, such stench I" Bos WELL. " Yet sailors are happy." JOHNSON. " They are happy as brutes are happy, with a piece...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1901
...hear a lecture in philosophy ;' and Charles, laying his hand on his sword, to say, ' Follow me, and dethrone the Czar ; ' a man would be ashamed to follow...look down from the quarterdeck to the space below, yon see the utmost extremity of human misery : such crowding, such filth, such stench ! " BOSWELL....
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Life of Johnson, Volumes 1-2

James Boswell - 1904
...hear a lecture on philosophy ;" and Charles, laying his hand on his sword, to say, "Follow me, and dethrone the Czar ;' ' a man would be ashamed to follow...strange. As to the sailor, when you look down from the quarter deck to the space below, you see the utmost extremity of human misery ; such crouding, such...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [Followed by] The journal of a tour to ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1852
...hear a lecture in philosophy;' and Charles, laying his hand on his sword, to say, ' Follow me, and dethrone the Czar ;' a man would be ashamed to follow...Sir, the impression is universal : yet it is strange. ' Margaret Woffington was the elder sister of Mrs. Cholmondeley, wife of the Hon. and Rev. George Cholmondeley,...
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