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" Is not a patron, my Lord, one who looks with unconcern on a man struggling for life in the water, and, when he has reached ground, encumbers him with help ? The notice which you have been pleased to take of my labours, had it been early, had been kind:... "
Readings in English Prose of the Eighteenth Century - Page 636
edited by - 1911 - 724 pages
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Further Thoughts on the Present State of Public Opinion: Being a ...

John Penn - Great Britain - 1800 - 185 pages
...contented with it only delayed to a period in his life-time, though it was, as he says of himself, ' till I am indifferent, and cannot enjoy it; till I...cannot impart it; till I am known, and do not want it ?' This is a natural sentiment, eloquently expressed. Let me then bid adieu to the lonely and unhonoured...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - Biography - 1801
...roeks. ••'' I* / " Is not a patron, my Lord, one who looks •*' with unconcern on a man ftruggling for '' life in the water, and, when he has reached...him with help ? The . '.' notice which you have been pleafed to take •':" of my labours, had it been early, had been *' kind ; but it has been delayed...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson - Biography - 1801
..." the rocks. w Is ** Is not a patron, my Lord, one who looks ** with unconcern on a man ftruggling for " life in the water, and, when he has reached...encumbers him with help ? The notice which you have been pleafed to take of my labours, had it been early, had been kind ; but it has been delayed till I am...
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The Beauties of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Consisting of Maxims and Observations ...

Samuel Johnson - 1804 - 394 pages
...found him a native of the rocks. " Is not a Patron, my Lord, one who looks with unconcern on a man struggling for life in the water, and when he has...The notice which you have been pleased to take of my labours, had it been early, had been kind ; but it has been delayed till I am indifferent, and cannot...
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The Poetical Works ...: With the Life of the Author

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1805 - 132 pages
...native of the recks. ' Is not a patron, my Lord, cue who looks with unconcern en a man struggling fcr life in the water, and when he has reached ground...The notice which you have been pleased to take of my labours, had it been early, had been kind ; but it has been delayed till I am indifferent and cannot...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...found him a native of the rocks : Is not a' patron, my .Lord, one who looks with unconcern on a man struggling for life in the water, and, when he has...The notice which you have been pleased to take of my labours, had it been early, had been kind ; but it has been delayed till I am indifferent, and cannot...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - 1806 - 407 pages
...native of the " rocks. " Is not a patron, my Lord, one who looks " with unconcern on a man ftruggling for " life in the water, and, when he has reached...encumbers him with help ? The " notice which you have been pleafed to take " of my labours, had it been early, had been " kind ; but it has been delayed till...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1807
...found him a native of the rocks. " Is not a Patron, my Lord, one who looks with unconcern on a man struggling for life in the water, and, when he has...The notice which you have been pleased to take of my labours, had it been early, had been kind ; but it has been delayed till I am indifferent, and cannot...
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius, Natives of Great ...

Authors, English - 1808 - 552 pages
...reached ground, encumbering bim with help ? The notice which you have been pleased to take of my labours, had it been early, had been kind : but it has been...; till I am solitary, and cannot impart it ; till 1 am known, and do not want it. I hope it is no very cynical asperity not to confess obligations where...
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Essays, biographical, critical, and historical: illustrative of ..., Volume 1

Nathan Drake - Adventurer - 1809
...have been pleased to take of my labours, had it been early, had been kind ; but it has been dela} ed till I am indifferent, and cannot enjoy it; till I...am known, and do not want it. I hope it is no very cyniqal asperity not to confess obligations where no benefit has been received, or to be unwilling...
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