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" Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it. "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. - Page 511
by James Boswell - 1907
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The Poetical Works of the Rev. George Crabbe: With His Letters and ..., Volume 2

George Crabbe - 1840 - 336 pages
...look at the backs of books.' Johnson, ever ready for contest, instantly answered, ' Sir, the reason u very plain. Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject...where we can find information upon it 'When we enquire mto any subject, the first thing we have to do, is to know what books have treated of it. This leads...
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Johnsoniana: Or, Supplement to Boswell: Being Anecdotes and Sayings of Dr ...

John Wilson Croker - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1842 - 529 pages
...seems odd that we should have guch a desire to look at the backs of books." " Sir," replied Johnson, " the reason is very plain. Knowledge is of two kinds....know where we can find information upon it. When we inquire into any subject, the first thing we have to do is to know what books have treated of it. This...
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Johnsoniana: Or, Supplement to Boswell: Being Anecdotes and Sayings of Dr ...

John Wilson Croker - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1842 - 529 pages
...seems odd that we should have such a desire to look at the backs of books." " Sir," replied Johnson, " the reason is very plain. Knowledge is of two kinds....know where we can find information upon it. When we inquire into any subject, the first thing we have to do is to know what books have treated of it. This...
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The Life and Poetical Works of the Rev. George Crabbe

George Crabbe - 1847 - 587 pages
...should have such A desire to look at the backs uf books.' Johnson, ever ready for content, instantly answered, * Sir, the reason is very plain. Knowledge...know where we can find information upon it. When we inquire into any subject, the firnt thing we have to do, is to know wliat books have treated of it....
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of His Tour ..., Volume 5

James Boswell, John Wilson Croker - Authors, English - 1848
...said, " You are an honest man to have formed so great an accumulation of knowledge." — BURNEY. 1 have the advantage. I can see much more of the pictures...know where we can find information upon it. When we inquire into any subject, the first thing we have to do is to know what books have treated of it. This...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1868 - 778 pages
...vice, why, Sir, when he leaves our houses let us count our spoons. Bosweirs Life of Johnson. An. 1763. Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves,...or we know where we can find information upon it. ibid. An. 1775. There is nothing which has yet been contrived by man, by which so much happiness is...
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An Epitome and Analysis of Savigny's Treatise on Obligations in Roman Law

Archibald Brown - Contracts - 1872 - 150 pages
...review of Mr. Copinger*s publication better lhan with the apt quotation with which he inaugurates it: 'Knowledge is of two kinds ; we know a subject ourselves,...or we know where we can find information upon it.' " — Law Journal. PRINCIPLES OP EQUITY. Just published, in 8vo. (i872), price l&s., cloth, THE PRINCIPLES...
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A Concise View of the Law Relating to the Priority of Incumbrances and of ...

William George Robinson - Mortgages - 1873 - 120 pages
...review of Mr. Copinger's publication better than with the apt quotation with which he inaugurates it: 'Knowledge is of two kinds; we know a subject ourselves,...or we know where we can find information upon it.' " — Lout Journal. In 8vo., price $s., cloth, THE LAW OF NEGLIGENCE, Illustrated by the Recent Decisions...
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An Epitome of Leading Conveyancing and Equity Cases: With Some Short Notes ...

John Indermaur - Conveyancing - 1873 - 72 pages
...review of Mr. Copinger.s publication better than with the apt quotation with which he inaugurates it: .Knowledge is of two kinds; we know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.'"—Law Journal. In 8vo., price $s. , cloth, THE LAW OF NEGLIGENCE, Illustrated by the Recent Decisions...
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The Married Women's Property Act, 1870: Its Relations to the Doctrine of ...

John Richard Griffith - Husband and wife - 1873 - 37 pages
...review of Mr. Copinger's publication better than with the apt quotation with which he inaugurates it: 'Knowledge is of two kinds; we know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can fmd information upon it.'"—Law Journal. PRINCIPLES OF EQUITY. Just published, in 8vo. (1872), price...
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