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Results of search for Quote or Author: Samuel Johnson - Page 1 of 10
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Results from Michael Moncur's (Cynical) Quotations:

Of all noises, I think music is the least disagreeable.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)
A cucumber should be well-sliced, dressed with pepper and vinegar, and then thrown out.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)
We are inclined to believe those whom we do not know because they have never deceived us.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)
I hate mankind, for I think myself one of the best of them, and I know how bad I am.
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Joseph Baretti, quoted in Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)
As I know more of mankind I expect less of them, and am ready now to call a man a good man upon easier terms than I was formerly.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)
A fishing rod is a stick with a hook at one end and a fool at the other.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)
Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not original and the part that is original is not good.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784), (attributed)
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information on it.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784), quoted in Boswell's Life of Johnson
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784), (attributed; also attributed to Ann Landers)
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