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He was struck with the elegance of his behaviour , and accounted for it thus : “ Sir
, he had passed his time , while in England , only in the best company ; so that all
he had acquired of our manners was genteel . As a proof of this , Sir , Lord ...
Johnson . Sir , they disputed with good humour , because they were not in
earnest as to religion . Had the ancients been serious in their belief , we should
not have had a their Gods exhibited in the manner we find them represented 4 [
their Gods exhibited in the manner we find them represented in the Poets . The
people would not have suffered it . They disputed with good humour upon their
fanciful theories , because they were not interested in the truth of them : when a ...
We talked of education at great schools ; the advantages and disadvantages of
which Johnson displayed in a luminous manner ; but his arguments
preponderated so much in favour of the benefit which a boy of good parts might
receive at one ...
... who was for some time a professor in the University of Glasgow , has uttered ,
in his “ Wealth of Nations , ” some reflections upon this subject which are certainly
not well founded , and seem to be invidious . In the same manner , a man who ...
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