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When there is sympathy, there needs but one wise man in a company and all are wise,--so, a blockhead makes a blockhead of his comp ...
A grave blockhead should always go about with a lively one--they shew one another off to the best advantage.
He has not yet found the place where I contradict either the existence, or infiniteness, or incomprehensibility, or unity, or ubiq ...
Fielding being mentioned, Johnson exclaimed, "he was a blockhead ...." BOSWELL. "Will you not allow, Sir, that he draws very natur ...
No man but a blockhead ever wrote, except for money.
Being a blockhead is sometimes the best security against being cheated by a man of wit.
I would walk from here to Drogheda and back to see the man who is blockhead enough to expect anything except injustice from an Eng ...
The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read,
With loads of learned lumber in his head.
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The British blockade won the war; but the wonder is that the British blockhead did not lose it. I suppose the enemy was no wiser. ...
The liar at any rate recognizes that recreation, not instruction, is the aim of conversation, and is a far more civilised being th ...
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