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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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Christian ethics and wise sayings, by a presbyter of the Church of England

Christian ethics - 1883 - 277 pages
...peaceful evening in. Longe fuit gui suos fugit. — Varro. Far doth he flee, who self and clan doth shun. 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 his felicity. We should always try to feel, and to make all others in our household...
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Johnson: His Characteristics and Aphorisms

James Hay - Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 - 1884 - 173 pages
...: the brightest sunshine of success, is Home To be happy at home is the ultimate result i'|l|"n'-'a of all ambition, the end to which every enterprise...and of which every desire prompts the prosecution. — Rambler, No. 68. Hope The hope of happiness is so strongly imHappiness pressed, that the longest...
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Once a Month: An Illustrated Australasian Magazine ..., Volume 1

1884
...happy at home is the ultimate goal of all ambition, the end to which all labours and enterprises tend, and of which every desire prompts the prosecution. It is indeed at home that one must be known by those who would form a just estimate of one's character and disposition, for in...
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Johnson: His Characteristics and Aphorisms

James Hay - Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 - 1884 - 173 pages
...Addison. Home To be happy at home is the ultimate result Happiness Qj- &jj amt,ition) the en(j {O wl iid i every enterprise and labour tends, and of which every desire prompts the prosecution. — Rambler, No. 68. Hope The hope of happiness is so strongly imHappiness pressed, that the longest...
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The Essays of Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson - 1888 - 346 pages
...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...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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Wit and Wisdom of Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1888 - 323 pages
...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...and of which every desire prompts the prosecution. Rambier, NO. 68. • THE reigning error of mankind is that we are not content with the conditions...
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Select Essays of Dr. Johnson, Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - English essays - 1889 - 259 pages
...which he feels in privacy to be useless incumbrances, and so 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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A Dictionary of Quotations in Prose: From American and Foreign Authors ...

Anna Lydia Ward - Citations anglaises - 1889 - 701 pages
...the Importance to Practical Men of Scientific Knowledge, and on the Encouragements to its Pursuits. 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. 2491 Johnson : The Rambler. No. 68....
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Integral Co-operation at Work ...

Albert Kimsey Owen - Cooperation - 1890 - 135 pages
...Law of the land, anything in the constitution or laws of any state to the contrary notwithstanding." To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition; the end to which every enterprise aua labor tends, and of which every desire prompts the prosecution. DR. JOHNSON. WHAT DO WE LIVE TO...
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A Guide to the Choice of Books for Students & General Readers

Sir Arthur Herbert Dyke Acland - Best books - 1891 - 128 pages
...ю 6 „ Romance of Animal Life. Isbister 036 „ Insects at Home. Longmans о ю 6 DOMESTIC ECONOMY To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all...and of which every desire prompts the prosecution. DR. JOHNSON. I. CARE OF CHILDREN A mother is only a woman ; but she needs the love of Jacob, the patience...
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