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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 Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including A Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1831
...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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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1831
...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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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 1

Anniversary calendar - 1832
...seat of the tutelar's charitable deeds. The Rambler terminates, Saturday, 1 752. ' ' 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." Johnson...
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Murphy's essay. The rambler. The adventurer. The idler. Rasselas. Tales of ...

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1834
...look back on this part of my work with pleasure, which no man shall diminish or augment. I shall never d c w s de s . mm I can be numbered among the writers who have given ardour to virtue, and confidence to truth." The...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1835
...himself. How much better would it have been to have ended with the prose sentence, " I shall never DR. BIRCH. "Cough Square, May 12, 1750. " SIR, Knowing that you a 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, LL. D.: An essay on the life and genius of ...

Samuel Johnson - 1837
...part of my work with pleasure, which no blame or praise of man can 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. Afiruv...
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The Life and Writings of Samuel Johnson...

Samuel Johnson - 1840
...look back on this part of my work with pleasure, which no 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 whole...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: With and Essay on His Life ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1842
...buck on tilia part of my work with pleasure, which no man shall diminish or augment. 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."...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With an Essay on His Life and ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1843
...my work with pleasure, which no blame or praise of man can diminish or augment. I shall never envv 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. IK ...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: With an Essay on His Life and ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1846
...back on this part of my work with pleasure, which no man shall diminish or augment. I shall never euvy 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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