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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 ... - Sivu 25
tekijä(t) James Boswell - 1831
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Johnson: His Characteristics and Aphorisms

James Hay - 1884 - 173 sivua
...garret. A generation after this when he became the great literary dictator, how differently he speaks. " Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of...for there is in London all that life can afford." His poem at once gave him a name and a standing in the literary world. He had now no need of printer...

Catalogue of the Library of the Late Alexander Farnum, Esq., of Providence ...

Alexander Farnum - 1884 - 321 sivua
...(Walter). Haunted London. With illustrations by FW FAIRHOLT, FSA Thick 8vo, cloth, uncut. London, 1865 " When a man is tired of London he is tired of life, for there is in London all life can afford." — BOSWELL'S JOHNSON. 1057 THORPE (B.). Northern Mythology; the Popular Traditions...

Johnson: His Characteristics and Aphorisms

James Hay - 1884 - 173 sivua
...the kingdom. — Life. September 30, 1769. Life in When a man is tired of London, he is tired London of life ; for there is in London all that life can afford. — Life. September 20, 1777. Love in A man in London is in less danger of n on falling in love indiscreetly...

The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with The Journal of a ..., Nide 4

James Boswell - 1884
...silk mill, ii. 428. London, Johnson reasons on the immensity of, i. 345 ; happiness of life in, 474 ; when a man is tired of London he is tired of life. ii. 440 ; the advantage of living in, iii. 86 ; the poor in, 105. a poem of Johnson's, i. 83, 89 ;...

The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with The Journal of a ..., Nide 4

James Boswell - 1884
...silk mill, ii. 428. London, Johnson reasons on the immensity of, i. 345 ; happiness of life in, 474 ; when a man is tired of London he is tired of life, ii. 440 ; the advantage of living in, iii. 86 ; the poor in, 105. a poem of Johnson's, i. 83, 89 ;...

The Red Dragon: The National Magazine of Wales, Nide 7

Giuseppe Mattei, Charles Wilkins (of Merthyr-Tydfil) - 1885
...the most brilliant men of a brilliant period. Can we now wonder at his confession of faith, that " when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life...for there is in London all that life can afford/' A"o/t omnia possuruus omnes, as Partridge confessed on an embarrassing occasion, and if Johnson ridiculed...

Lights of Two Centuries

Edward Everett Hale - 1887 - 603 sivua
...with which I relished it on occasional visits might go off, and I might grow tired of it. JOHKSON : " Why, sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who...for there is in London all that life can afford." We walked in the evening in Greenwich (grin' V) Park. He asked me, I suppose by way of trying my disposition,...

Men, Places, and Things

William Mathews - 1887 - 396 sivua
...antennae nearly touch Dulwich and Balham. " When a man is tired of London," said Dr. Johnson to Boswell, "he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford." Charles Lamb used to shed tears in the motley and crowded Strand from fulness of joy at the sight of...

Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

John Bartlett - 1891 - 1158 sivua
...hat one evil, — poverty. Chap. ix. 1777. Employment, sir, and hardships prevent melancholy. Ihid. When a man is tired of London he is tired of life ; for there is in London all that life can afford. ihid. He was so generally civil that nohody thanked him for it. ihid. Goldsmith, however, was a man...

The Gentleman's Magazine, Nide 274

1893
...London if, instead of an occasional visit, he made it his residence. " Why, sir," cried Johnson, " you find no man at all intellectual who is willing...life, for there is in London all that life can afford. A country gentleman should bring his lady to visit London as soon as he can, that they may have agreeable...




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