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Mr. Murray praised the ancient philosophers for the candour and good humour
with which those of different sects disputed with each other . Johnson . Sir , they
disputed with good humour , because they were not in earnest as to religion .
... in having an opportunity to praise , not only for his abilities but his manners ; a
gentleman whose ancient German blood has been mellowed in England , and
who may be truly said to unite the Baron and the Barrister , was one of the
He would not allow me to praise a lady then at Bath ; observing , “ She does not
gain upon me , Sir ; I think her empty - headed . " He was , indeed , a stern critick
upon characters and manners . Even Mrs. Thrale did not escape his friendly ...
I know that Johnson would let nobody attack Garrick but himself , as Garrick said
to me , and I had heard him praise his liberality ; so to bring out his
commendation of his celebrated pupil , I said , loudly , “ I have heard Garrick is
If want of skill or want of care appear , “ Forbear to hiss ; —the poét cannot beers
near " By all , like him , must praise and blame be found , " At last , a fleeting
gleam , or empty sound ; “ Yet then shall calm reflection bless the night , “ When ...
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