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We discussed the question , whether drinking improved conversation and
benevoleuce . Sir Joshua maintained , it did . Johnson . “ No , Sir : before dinner
men meet with great inequality of understanding ; and those who are conscious
of their ...
drinking makes people talk better . ” Johnson . No , Sir ; wine gives not light , gay ,
ideal , hilarity ; but tumultuous , poisy , clamorous merriment . I have heard none
of those drunken , -nay , drunken is a coarse word , -none of those vinous flights ...
Sir , I do not say it is wrong to produce self - complacency by drinking ; I only deny
that it improves the mind . When I drank wine , I scorned to drink it when in
company . I have drunk many a bottle by myself ; in the first place , because I had
I went to him directly , and before Mr. and Mrs. Thrale returned , we had by
ourselves some hours of tea - drinking and talk . I shall group together such of his
sayings as I preserved during the few days that I was at Bath . Of a person who ...
Where the place of the person do not contribute to the zest of the conversation , it
is unnecessary to encumber ny page with mentioning them . To know of what
vintage our wine is , enables us to judge of its value , and to drink it with more
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