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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ... - Page 185
1764
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, L. L. D.: In Twelve Volumes, Volume 7

Samuel Johnson - 1811
...conversion of sinners, propriety and elegance are less than nothing. No. 91. SATURDAY, JANUARY 12, 1760. IT is common to overlook what is near, by keeping the eye fixed upon something remote. In the same manner, present opportunities are neglected, and attainable good is slighted,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 7

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1816
...of sinners, propriety and elegance are less than nothing. NUMB. 91. SATURDAY, January 12, 1760. 1 T is common to overlook what is near, by keeping the eye fixed upon something remote. In the same manner present opportunities are neglected, and attainable good is slighted,...
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The works of Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson - 1824
...conversion of sinners, propriety and elegance are less than nothing. No. 91. SATURDAY, JANUARY 12, 1759IT is common to overlook what is near, by keeping the eye fixed upon something remote. In the same manner, present opportunities are neglected, and attainable good is slighted,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1820
...conversion of sinners, propriety and elegance are less than nothing. No. 91. SATURDAY, JANUARY 12, 1760. IT is common to overlook what is near, by keeping the eye fixed upon something remote. In the same manner present opportunities are neglected, and attainable good is slighted,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Ll. D.: Containing Idler

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - English literature - 1820
...conversion of sinners, propriety and elegance are less than nothing. No. 91. SATURDAY, JANUARY 12, 1760. IT is common to overlook what is near, by keeping the eye fixed upon something remote. In the same manner present opportunities are neglected, and attainable good is slighted,...
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The British Essayists: With Prefaces Biographical, Historical ..., Volumes 33-34

Lionel Thomas Berguer - English essays - 1823
...sin. ners, propriety and elegance are less than nothing. . -*. N 91. SATURDAY, JANUARY It, 1760. IT is common to overlook what is near, by keeping the eye fixed upon something remote. In the same manner present opportunities are neglected, and attainable good is slighted,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson: LL.D. A New Edition in Twelve Volumes ..., Volume 5

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1823
...conversion of sinners, propriety and elegance are less than nothing. NUMB. 91. SATURDAY, January 12, 1760. IT is common to overlook what is near, by keeping the eye fixed upon something remote. In the same manner present opportunities are neglected, and attainable good is slighted,...
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Idler

Lionel Thomas Berguer - English essays - 1823
...settle into habit, and habitual peculiarities are quickly ridiculous. N91. SATURDAY, JANUARY 12, 1760. IT is common to overlook what is near, by keeping the eye fixed upon something remote. In the same manner present opportunities are neglected, and attainable good is slighted,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With Murphy's Essay, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1825
...conversion of sinners, propriety and elegance are less than nothing. N91. SATURDAY, January 12, 1760. IT is common to overlook what is near, by keeping the eye fixed upon something remote. In the same manner present opportunities are neglected, and attainable good is slighted,...
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The Schoolmaster at Home: Containing Prefatory Intelligence, an Original ...

1835
...themselves to-day, may, themselves, prove feasts for the worms to-morrow. — Boyle. REMOTE VIEWS. — It is common to overlook what is near, by keeping the eye fixed on something remote. In the same manner present opportunities are neglected, and attainable good is...
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