Life of Johnson, Volume 3 1776-1780 Quotes

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“Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.”
Samuel Johnson, The Life of Samuel Johnson LL.D. Vol 3
“Getting money is not all a man's business: to cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life.”
Samuel Johnson, The Life of Samuel Johnson LL.D. Vol 3
“If you are idle, be not solitary; if you are solitary be not idle.”
Samuel Johnson , The Life of Samuel Johnson LL.D. Vol 3
“Depend upon it, sir, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.”
Samuel Johnson, The Life of Samuel Johnson LL.D. Vol 3