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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers

British essayists - Fiction - 1823
...of mankind, who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences, that may be easily impressed on the memory, and taught by frequent recollection to recur habitually to the mind. However those who have passed through half the, life of man, may now wonder that any should require to be cautioned...
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The British Essayists: Rambler

James Ferguson - Literary Collections - 1823
...mankind who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences, that may be easily impressed OD the memory, and taught by frequent recollection to recur habitually to the mind. However those who have passed through half the life of man may now wonder that any should require to be cautioned...
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The British Essayists: Rambler

English essays - 1823
...of mankind, who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences, that may be easily impressed on the memory, and taught by frequent recollection to recur habitually to the mind. life of man, may now wonder that any should require to be cautioned against corruption, they will find...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With Murphy's Essay, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1825
...of mankind, who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences, that may be easily impressed on the memory, and taught by frequent recollection to recur habitually to the mind. However those who have passed through half the life of man may now wonder that any should require to be cautioned...
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The works of Samuel Johnson [ed. by F.P. Walesby].

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1825
...of mankind, who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences, that may be easily impressed on the memory, and taught by frequent recollection to recur habitually to the mind. However those who have passed through half the life of man, may now wonder that any should require to be cautioned...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - 1825
...of mankind, who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences, that may be easily impressed on the memory, and taught by frequent recollection to recur habitually to the mind. has been long registered ; and waste, in attempts which have already succeeded or miscarried, that...
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The works of Samuel Johnson [ed. by F.P. Walesby].

Samuel Johnson - 1825
...of mankind, who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences, that may be easily impressed on the memory, and taught by frequent recollection to recur habitually to the mind. has been long registered ; and waste, in attempts which have already succeeded or miscarried, that...
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Murphy's essay. The rambler. The adventurer. The idler. Rasselas. Tales of ...

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1834
...of mankind, who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences, that may be easily impressed inction, adopt the criticisms and remarks which happen to drop from those who have r those who have passed through half the life of man, may now wonder that any should require to be cautioned...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: An essay on the life and genius of ...

Samuel Johnson - 1837
...of mankind, who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences, that may be easily impressed on the memory, and taught by frequent recollection to recur habitually to the mind. However those who have passed through half the life of man, may now wonder that any should require to be cautioned...
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Stanley: Or, The Recollections of a Man of the World, Volume 2

Horace Binney Wallace - 1838
...of mankind, who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences that may be easily impressed on the memory, and taught by frequent recollection to recur habitually to the mind.' Under this view, I would be glad that for the attainment of that sort of conduct which lies between...
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