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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 Ladies' Companion, Volume 11

1839
...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 ambition, the cud to which every enterprise and labor tends, and of which every desire prompts tho prosecution. It...
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The Ladies' Companion, Volumes 11-12

1839
...feels, in privacy, to bo úselesŤ encumbrances, and to lose all effect when they become familiar. To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition, tho end to which every enterprise and labor tends, and of which every desire prompts tho prosecution....
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The Life and Writings of Samuel Johnson...

Samuel Johnson - 1840
...which 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...must 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 often...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - 1840
...feels in privacy to be useless incumbrances, and to lose all effect when they become familiar. To bo happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition, the end to which every enterprise and lahour tends, and of which every desire prompts the prosecution. It is, indeed, at home that every...
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The Treasury of Knowledge and Library Reference

Samuel Maunder - Classical dictionaries - 1840
...subsequent member of * sentence, the latter answer correctly to the former ; u, Either— or: " It It, indeed, at home that every man must be known by those who would make a just estimate either of his virtue or felicity." Neither—nor: "No man is obliged to learn and know every thing:...
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The Etymological Compendium: Or, Portfolio of Origins and Inventions

William Pulleyn - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1840 - 443 pages
...the subsequent member of a sentence, the latter answer correctly to the former ; as, Either— or: " It is, indeed, at home that every man must be known by those who voufd make a just estimate either of 1. 'Irtue or felicity." Neither— nor: "No man It obliged to...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: With and Essay on His Life ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1842
...which he feels in privacy to be useless incumbrances, and lo lose all effect when they become familiar. To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all...enterprise and labour tends, and of which every desire prompte the prosecution. It is, indeed, at home that every man must be known by those who would make...
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The Baltimore Phœnix & Budget, Volume 1

1842
...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 end to which every enterprise and labor tends, an,l of which every desire prompts the prosecution. It is, indeed, at home that every...
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The Englishman's magazine [ed. by W. H. T.].

1843
...follow him to the S'ivacy of his own home ; " forthere it is," as r. Johnson truly observes, "that a man must be known by those who would make a just estimate either of his virtue or felicity. If a man carries virtue with him into his private apartments, —...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With an Essay on His Life and ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1843
...he ft-elt 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...must 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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