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" 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
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boswell's life of johnson

charles grosvenor osgood - 1917
...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.' I suggested, that being in love, and flattered with hopes of success; or having some favourite scheme...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson

James Boswell - 1917 - 574 pages
...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...afraid to go home and think; but that the thoughts of •ch individual there, would be distressing when alone.' 1777l DISLIKE OF SLAVERY 353 I suggested,...
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Young Boswell: Chapters on James Boswell, the Biographer, Based Largely on ...

Chauncey Brewster Tinker - Authors, Scottish - 1922 - 266 pages
...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...and think ; but that the thoughts of each individual would be distressing when alone." This reflection was experimentally just. The feeling of languor,...
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Sharpe's London magazine, a journal of entertainment and ..., Volumes 30-31

Anna Maria Hall
...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." To how many of us does the same thought occur in the gay haunts where comes no truthful moralist like...
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