Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" I never experienced any where else. But, as Xerxes wept when he viewed his immense army, and considered that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that... "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ... - Page 38
by James Boswell - 1821
Full view - About this book

Secular Annotations on Scripture Texts

Francis Jacox - Bible - 1870 - 403 pages
...of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to the doctor's heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant circle but was afraid to go home and think ; that " the thoughts of each individual there would be distressing...
Full view - About this book

London: It's Celebrated Characters And Remarkable Places

J. Heneage Jesse - 1871
...that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...individual there would be distressing when alone." — " It is a charming place," writes Evelina to her guardian, " and the brilliancy of the lights,...
Full view - About this book

The Life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - 1873 - 576 pages
...afterwards, o it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant 34 349 circle that was not afraid to go home and think ;...reflection was experimentally just. The feeling of languor' which succeeds the animation of gaiety, ii itself a very severe pain ; and when the mind is...
Full view - About this book

The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with A journal of a tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1874
...that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...reflection was experimentally just. The feeling of languor,* which succeeds the animation of gaiety, is itself a very severe pain ; and when the mind...
Full view - About this book

LIFE AND CONSERVATIONS OF DR. SAMUEL JOHNSON (FOUNDED CHIEFLY UPON BOSWELL).

ALEXANDER MAIN - 1874
...that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...individual there would be distressing when alone." On Wednesday evening, September 17, Johnson proposed that the crystal lustre in Dr. Taylor's large...
Full view - About this book

A miscellaneous selection from the scrapbook of the compiler [sir E. Denny].

1874
...would be alive a hundred years afterwards, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in that brilliant circle that was not afraid to go home and think." I am not what I was — I am not what I icould be — I am not what / should be — I am not what /...
Full view - About this book

THE BOOK OF HUMOUR, WIT, & WISDOM

1874
...considered that not one of that multitude would be living one hundred years after ; so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant circle at Ranelagh, that was not afraid to go home and think ; I felt that the thoughts of each individual...
Full view - About this book

Samuel Johnson

Sir Leslie Stephen - 1878 - 195 pages
...Eanelagh, but he changed to the mood of Xerxes weeping at the sight of his army. " It went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...and think ; but that the thoughts of each individual would bo distressing when alone." Some years before he had gone with Boswell to the Pantheon and taken...
Full view - About this book

Samuel Johnson, His Words and His Ways, what He Said, what He Did, and what ...

Edward Tuckerman Mason - 1879 - 319 pages
...that not one of that great multitude would be alive a hundred years afterward, so it went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...individual there would be distressing when alone."— Boswell. In 1777, it appears, from his "Prayers and Meditations," that Johnson suffered much from a...
Full view - About this book

Acme Library of Standard Biography: Third Series

Authors, English - 1880 - 541 pages
...Ranelagh, but he changed to the mood of Xerxes weeping at the sight of his army. " It went to my heart to consider that there was not one in all that brilliant...and think ; but that the thoughts of each individual would be distressing when alone." Some years before he had gone with Boswell to the Pantheon and taken...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF