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" Why, sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life ; for there is in London all that life can afford. "
The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to the Hebrides ... - Page 27
by James Boswell - 1831
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1791 - 516 pages
...to refide in London, the exquifire zeft with which I relifhed it in occaficnal vifits might go oft", and I might grow tired of it. JOHNSON. " Why, Sir,...London all that life can afford. " To obviate his apprehenfion, that by fettling in London I might defert the feat of my anceftors, I aflured him, that...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1817
...all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tirad of life; for there is in London all that life can afford." To obviate hie apprehension, that by settling in London I might de•ert the sent of my ancestors, I assured him...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1820
...might go off, and I might grow tired of it. Johnson. Why, Sir, you find no man at all intellectnal, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man...his apprehension, that by settling in London I might deeert the seat of my ancestors, I assured him that I had old fendal principles to a degree of enthnsiasm...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1820
..." Why, Sir, you find no man at all intellectual who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a mau is tired of London, he is tired of life ; for there...obviate his apprehension, that by settling in London 1 might desert the seat of my ancestors, I assured him that I had old feudal principles to a degree...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. With copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1827
...relished it in occasional visits might go off, and I might grow tired of it. JOHNSOX : " Why, bir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing...apprehension, that by settling in London I might desert the scat of my ancestors, I assured him that I had old feudal principles to a degree of enthusiasm ; and...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 4

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1831
...what I now feel is case, compared with that torture of mind from which it relieves me." — BOSWELL. We entered seriously upon a question of much importance...London I might desert the seat of my ancestors, I 1 [" James de Duglas was requested by King Robert Bruce in his last hours to repair with his heart...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of his tour to ..., Volume 6

James Boswell - 1835
...that Auchinleck would be deserted, as you would soon find it more desirable to have a country seat in a better climate. I own, however, that to consider...for there is in London all that life can afford." (1) James de Duglas was requested by King Robert Bruce in his last hours to repair with his heart to...
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Literary and Theological Review, Volume 5

Leonard Woods, Charles D. Pigeon - American essays - 1838
...in company, and it must be added, in the delights and luxuries of London. " When a man," said he, " is tired of London, he is tired of life ; for there is in London all that life can afford." This is not the language of one whom " Nature's works can charm ;" of one who drinks at that exhaustless...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L. D.: Including A Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1843
...money, how could he maintain them in for eign countries? 1 suggested a doubt, that if I were to re side in London, the exquisite zest with which I relished...of life; for there is in London all that life can aflord." To obviate his apprehension, that by settling in London I might desert the seat of my ancestors,...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson: LL. D. Including a Journal of His Tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1844
...from home, in an age when there was hardly any money in circulation ? " I suggested the same dimculty to a friend who mentioned Douglas's going to the Holy...for there is in London all that life can afford.' ( 1 ) James de Duglas was requested by King Robert Bruce in his last hours to repair with his heart...
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