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Mr. Do , nald Macqueen and Lord Monboddo supped with me one evening . They
joined in controverting your proposition , that the Gaelick of the Highlands and
Isles of Scotland was not written till of late . My mind has been somewhat dark
More is learned in public than in private schools , from emulation ; there is the
collision of mind with mind , or the radiation of many minds pointing to one centre
. Though few boys make their own exercises , yet if a good exercise is given up ...
Could not you tell your whole mind to Lord Hailes ? He is , you ... I suppose he is
above partiality , and above loquacity : and , I believe , he will not think the time
lost in which he may quiet a disturbed , or settle a wavering mind . Write to me ,
This letter , which had considerable influence upon my mind , I sent to Dr.
Johnson , begging to hear from him again , upon this interesting question . TO
JAMES BOSWELL , ESQ . DEAR SIR , Having not any acquaintance with the
laws or ...
Do not let your mind , when it is freed from the supposed necessity of a rigorous
entail , be entangled with contrary objections , and think all entails unlawful , till
you have cogent arguments , which I believe you will never find . I am afraid of ...
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LibraryThing Review사용자 리뷰 - MrsLee - LibraryThing
Obviously, this rating is for myself alone. Two stars in my library means that I did not like the book, but that someone else might. In this case, I found Boswell to fawning for my enjoyment, and ... 전체 리뷰 읽기
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