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" He was a Whig, with all the virulence and malevolence of his party; yet difference of opinion did not keep us apart. I honoured him, and he endured me. He had mingled with the gay world without exemption from its vices or its follies, but had never neglected... "
The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: Dryden. Smith. Duke. King ... - Page 259
by Samuel Johnson - 1781 - 503 pages
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Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, to the Works of the English Poets ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...opinion did not keep us apart. I honoured him, and he endured me. He had mingled with the gay world, without exemption from its vices or its follies, but...cultivation of his mind ; his belief of Revelation was unmaken ; his learning preferved his principles ; he grew firft regular, and then pious. His ftudies...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

John Hawkins - Authors, English - 1787 - 533 pages
...neglected the cultivation of his mind ; his belief f of revelation was unfhaken ; his learning prefcrved c his principles ; he grew firft regular, and then '...His ftudies had been fo various, that I am not able f to name a man of equal knowledge. His acquain' tance with books was great, and what he did not *...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

John Hawkins - 1787 - 602 pages
...from its vices or its follies, but had nec ver neglected the cultivation of his mind ; his belief c of revelation was unfhaken ; his learning preferved...regular, and then * pious. * His ftudies had been Co various, that I am not able * to name a man of equal knowledge. His acquain' tance with books was...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The lives of the most eminent English poets

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...opinion did not keep us apart. I honoured him, and he end i: red me. He had mingled with the gay world, without exemption from -its vices or its follies, but had never neglected the -cultivation of hi* naiad; bis belief ef Revelation was umhakea; his learning preferred his principles; he grew fiift...
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The life of Dr. Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - 1787
...had mingled with the gay world, without * exemption from its vices or its follies, but had ne* ' ver neglected the cultivation of his mind ; his belief...of revelation was unfhaken ; his learning preferved 1 his principles ; he grew firft regular, and then ' pious. e His ftudies had been fo various, that...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1791 - 516 pages
...opinion did not keep us apart. I honoured him, and he endured me. " He had mingled with the gay Avorld without exemption from its vices or its follies ;...revelation was unfhaken ; his learning preferved his principks ; he grew firft regular, and then pious. " His ftudies had been fo various, that I am not...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1791 - 516 pages
...opinion did not keep us apart. I honoured him, and he endured me. " He had mingled with the gay world without exemption from its vices or its follies ;...cultivation of his mind. His belief of revelation was unfbaken ; his learning preferved his principles ; he grew firft regular, and then pious. " His ftudies...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1799
...opinion did not keep us apart. I honoured him and he endured me. " He had mingled with the gay world without exemption from its vices or its follies ;...cultivation of his mind. His belief of revelation was unshaken ; his learning preserved his principles ; he grew first regular, and then pious. " His studies...
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Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1799
...opinion did not keep us apart. I honoured him and he endured me. ' He had mingled with the gay world without exemption from its vices or its follies ; but had never neglected the cultivation of his ' Johnson, in a letter to Dr. Taylor, dated Aug. 1 8, 1 763, advised him, in some trouble that he had...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1799
...opinion did not keep us apart. I honoured him and he endured me. ' He had mingled with the gay world without exemption from its vices or its follies ; but had never neglected the cultivation of his 1 Johnson, in a letter to Dr. Taylor, dated Aug. 18, 1763, advised him, in some trouble that he had...
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