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" I shall never envy the honours which wit and learning obtain in any other cause, if I can be numbered among the writers who have given ardour to virtue, and confidence to truth. "
The Universal Magazine - Page 3
1807
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The Polyanthos

1814
...JTO 280 281 388 295 298 303 508 ^ THE POLYANTHOS. FOR SEPTEMBER, 18U. We dull nerer cnrr the honors, which wit and learning obtain in any other cause, if we can be numbered ainong the writer, who hare girenaaor to virtue «id confidence to CHARACTER OF VOLTAIRE AND HIS WRITINGS....
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Classical English Letter-writer: Or, Epistolary Selections; Designed to ...

Elizabeth Frank - 1814 - 368 pages
...immoral Or irreligious tendency. " I shall never," says he, in the last paragraph of the Rambler, " envy the honours which •wit and learning obtain in any other cause, if I can be numbered among the writers who have given ardour to •virtue, and confidence to truth." A...
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Classical English letter-writer: or, Epistolary selections designed to ...

Frank Elizabeth - 1814
...immoral or irreligious tendency. " I shall never," says he, in the last paragraph of the Rambler, " envy the honours which 'wit and learning obtain in any other cause, if I can be numbered among the writers who have given ardour to virtue, and confidence to truth." A large...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With Critical Observations on His Works

Robert Anderson - 1815 - 639 pages
...of my work with pleasure, which no blame of praise of man shall diminish or augment. " I shall never envy the honours which wit and learning obtain in any other cause, if I can be numbered among the writers who have given ardour to virtue, and confidence to truth." The...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 6

Samuel Johnson - 1816
...of my work with pleasure, which no blame or praise of man shall diminish or augment. I shall never envy the honours which wit and learning obtain in any other cause, if I can be numbered among the writers who have given ardour to virtue, and confidence to truth. Celestial...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1817
...himself. How much better would it have been, to have ended with the prose sentence " I shall never envy the honours which wit and learning obtain in any other cause, it I can be numbered among the writers who have given ardour to virtue, and confidence to truth." His...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 4

Samuel Johnson - 1818
...of my work with pleasure, which no blame or praise of man shall diminish or augment. I shall never envy the honours which wit and learning obtain in any other cause, if I can be numbered among the writers who have given ardour to virtue, and confidence to truth. V ix...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson: The Rambler

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1820
...part of my work with pleasure, which no blame or praise of man shall diminish or augment I shall never envy the honours which wit and learning obtain in any other cause, if I can be numbered among the writers who have given ardour to virtue, and confidence to truth. AvrSt...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - 1820
...part of iny work with pleasure, which no blame or praise man shall diminish or augment. I shall never envy the honours which wit and learning obtain in any other cause; if I can be numbered among the writers who have given ardour to virtue, and confidence to truth. AuVwv...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone, Volume 1

James Boswell - 1821
...himself. How much better would it have been, to have ended with the prose sentence " I shall never envy the honours which wit and learning obtain in any other cause, if I can be numbered among the writers who have given ardour to virtue, and confidence to truth." His...
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