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Hetty [Burney's sister] set down to the harpsichord and sung ... we departed this life of anguish and misery, and rested our weary ...
Dr. Calder [a Unitarian minister] said of Dr. [Samuel] Johnson on the publications of Boswell and Mrs. Piozzi, that he was like Ac ...
There are various orders of beauty, causing men to make fools of themselves in various styles ... but there is one order of beauty ...
... the ... thing I am proudest of in my whole business life is that I do not take, that I never took in all my life, and never, n ...
I would advise you Sir, to study algebra, if you are not already an adept in it: your head would be less muddy, and you will leave ...
A man seldom thinks with more earnestness of anything than he does of his dinner.
Life must be filled up, and the man who is not capable of intellectual pleasures must content himself with such as his senses can ...
Do not discourage your children from hoarding, if they have a taste to it; whoever lays up his penny rather than part with it for ...
Solitude is dangerous to reason, without being favourable to virtue.... Remember that the solitary mortal is certainly luxurious, ...
I would be loath to speak ill of any person who I do not know deserves it, but I am afraid he is an attorney.
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