Quotation by Samuel Johnson

Life admits not of delays; when pleasure can be had, it is fit to catch it: every hour takes away part of the things that please us, and perhaps part of our disposition to be pleased.
Samuel Johnson (1709–1784), British author, lexicographer. letter, Sept. 1, 1777, to Boswell. Quoted in James Boswell, Life of Dr. Johnson (1791).
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