Quotation by James Boswell

O charitable philosopher, I beg you to help me. My mind is weak but my soul is strong. Kindle that soul, and the sacred fire shall never be extinguished.
James Boswell (1740–1795), Scottish author. Trans. from French. James Boswell: The Earlier Years, "Sketch of the Early Life of James Boswell," p. 6, Frederick A. Pottle, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. (1966).

end of his appeal to Rousseau, written Dec. 5, 1764.
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