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" To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition, the end to which every enterprise and labour tends, and of which every desire prompts the prosecution. "
The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction - Page 414
1842
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The Works of Samuel Johnson: The Rambler

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1825
...which he feels in privacy to be useless incumbrances, and to lose all effect when they become familiar. To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition, the eud to which every enterprise and labour tends, and of which every desire prompts the prosecution....
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The Cornish Magazine, Issue 25

English essays - 1826
...he feels, in privacy, to lie useleiS-encumbrances,and to lose ail effect when they become familiar. To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all...desire prompts the prosecution. It is indeed at home tint every man must be known, by those who would make a just estimate cither of his virtue, or felicity;...
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The Literary Gazette: A Weekly Journal of Literature, Science ..., Volume 11

William Jerdan, William Ring Workman, John Morley, Charles Wycliffe Goodwin, Frederick Arnold - 1827
...comfort, whatever be his station, must depend on the healthy state of his family. For, true it is, that " to be happy at home is the ultimate result of all...and of which every desire prompts the prosecution."* Exercise proper for Young Children,— Exercise is almost as necessary for the preservation of the...
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The Medical Intelligencer: Containing Extracts from Foreign and ..., Volume 4

Medicine - 1827
...whatever be his st ;tt ion, must depend on the healthy state of his family. For, true it is, that " to be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition, the end to which every enterprise and labor tends, and of which every desire prompts the prosecution."* Exercise proper for young Children....
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 1

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...he feels, in privacy, to be useless encumbrances, and to lose all effect when they become familiar. To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all...be known, by those who would make a just estimate either of his virtue, or felicity; for smiles and embroidery are alike occasional, and the mind is...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 1

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...he feels, in privacy, to be useless encumbrances, and to lose all effect when they become familiar. To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all...be known, by those who would make a just estimate either of his virtue, or felicity; for smiles and embroidery are alike occasional, and the mind is...
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Letters and Journals of Lord Byron: With Notices of His Life, Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Authors, English - 1830 - 512 pages
...him in England, to sadden its hopes and check its buoyancy. " To be happy at home," says Johnson, " is the ultimate result of all ambition, the end to which every enterprise and labour tends." But Lord Byron had no home, — at least none that deserved this endearing name. A fond, family circle,...
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The Monthly Review

1830
...her dream occurred at the moment it was realized.—ED. MR] ' " To be happy at home," says Johnson, " is the ultimate result of all ambition, the end to which every enterprise and labour tends." But Lord Byron had no home,—at least none that deserved this endearing name. A fond, family circle...
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Letters and Journals of Lord Byron: With Notices of His Life, Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Authors, English - 1830 - 512 pages
...him in England, to sadden its hopes and check its buoyancy. "To be happy at home," says Johnson, w Ի * F" 1830 y {|" X C } g < i C x _ >D u { rڋ q But Lord Byron had no home, — at least none that deserved this endearing name. A fond, family circle,...
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Letters and journals of lord Byron: with notices of his life, by T. Moore ...

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1831
...him in England, to sadden its hopes and check its buoyancy. "To be happy at home," eayi Johnson, " is the ultimate result of all ambition, the end to which every enterprise and labour tends." But Lord Byron had no home,— at least none that deserved this endearing name. A fond, family circle,...
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