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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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The American Library of Useful Knowledge, Volume 1

Boston Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge - Science - 1831 - 320 pages
...sea-life in such terms as these : — " 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 crowding, such filth, such stench ! " — " A ship is a prison with the chance of being drowned —...
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The American Library of Useful Knowledge, Volume 1

Boston Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge - Science - 1831 - 320 pages
...a sea-life in such terms as these :—" 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 crowding, such filth, such stench ! "—" A ship is a prison with the chance of being drowned —it...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Including a Journal of a Tour to the ...

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1835
...Probably he may have met him at his brother's, Mr. Fitzmaurice's. See post. May 7th, 1780.— ED.] a man would be ashamed to follow Socrates. Sir, the...universal; yet it is strange. As to the sailor, when yon. look down from the quarter-deck to the space below, you see the utmost extremity of human misery;...
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Report to Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for the Home Department ...

Great Britain. Poor Law Commissioners, Great Britain. Home Office - Electronic books - 1842 - 457 pages
...survivors to cast them overboard. Dr. Johnson, in the year 1778, thus describes a sea life : — " As to the sailor, when you look down from the quarter-deck...you see the utmost extremity of human misery ; such crowding, such filth, such stench !" " A ship is a prison, with the chance of being drowned, — it...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L. D.: Including A Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1843
...Probably he may have met him at his brother's, Mr. Fitzmaurice's. See post, May 7th, 1780 — ED.] a man would be ashamed to follow Socrates. Sir, the impression is universal; yet it ia strange. As to the sailor, when you look down from the quarter-deck to the space below, you see...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of His Tour ..., Volume 7

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1848
...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...you see the utmost extremity of human misery ; such crowding, such filth, such stench I " BOSWELL. " Yet sailors are happy." JOHNSON. " They are happy...
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Report of a General Plan for the Promotion of Public and Personal Health

Massachusetts. Sanitary Commission - Massachusetts - 1850 - 544 pages
...miserable survivors to cast them overboard. Dr. Johnson, in the year 1778, thus describes a sea life : — "As to the sailor, when you look down from the quarter-deck to the space below, you see the utmost extent of human misery ; such crowding, such filth, such stench ! A ship is a prison, with a chance...
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Sanitary Economy: Its Principles and Practice ; and Its Moral Influence on ...

Hygiene - 1850 - 320 pages
...operated on the prisoners in jails. Dr Johnson said of a life at sea, ' As to the sailor, when yon look down from the quarter-deck to the space below,...you see the utmost extremity of human misery ; such crowding, such filth, such stench ! . . . A ship is a prison, with the chance of being drowned: it...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1863
...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 1 Margaret Woffington was the elder sister of Mrs. Cholmondeley, wife of the Hon. and Rev. George Cholmondeley,...
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Southern Medical Reports, Volume 2

Erasmus Darwin Fenner - Medicine - 1851
...miserable survivors to cast them overboard. Dr. Johnson, in the year 1778, thus describes a sea life: "As to the sailor, when you look down from the quarter-deck to the space below, you see the utmost extent of human misery; such crowding — such filth — such stench! A ship is a prison — with a...
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