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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, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ... - Page 426
by James Boswell - 1807
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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. 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
...to reside in London, the exquisite zest with which I relished it in occasional visits might go off, and I might grow tired of it. JOHNSON. " Why, sir,...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
...to reside in London, the exquisite zest with which I relished it in occasional visits might go off, and I might grow tired of it. JOHNSON. " Why, Sir,...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 - Theology - 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
...to re side in London, the exquisite zest with which I relished it in occasional visits might go off, and I might grow tired of it. JOHNSON. " Why. sir,...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
...to reside in London, the exquisite zest with which I relished it in occasional visits might go off, and I might grow tired of it. JOHNSON. " Why, Sir,...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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The Living Age, Volume 263

1909
..."Babies do not want to hear about babies." "The great end of comedy is to make an audience merry." "When a man is tired of London he is tired of life." "A cow is a very good nnlmal in a field, but we turn her out of a garden." "No man is a hypocrite in...
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Rambles by Rivers: The Thames, Volumes 1-2

James Thorne - Thames River (England) - 1847
...regretted that men of stronger intellect should still be found ready to give currency and credit to of life ; for there is in London all that life can afford."* But while we can thus see pretty plainly how natural it was for Cowley to write gloomily under the...
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