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Quotation by Samuel Johnson
Norway, too, has noble prospects; and Lapland is remarkable for prodigious noble wild prospects. But, Sir, let me tell you, the noblest prospect which a Scotchman ever sees is the high road that leads him to England!
Samuel Johnson (1709–1784), British author, lexicographer. Quoted in James Boswell, Life of Dr. Johnson, entry, July 6, 1763 (1791).
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