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After much perplexity and uneasiness , I wrote to Dr. Johnson , stating the case ,
with all its difficulties , at full length , and earnestly requesting that he would
consider it at leisure , and favour me with his friendly opinion and advice . TO
As times and opinions are always changing , I know nol whether it be not
usurpation to prescribe rules to posterity , by presuming to judge of what we
cannot know ; and I kuow not whether I fully approve either your design or your
father's , to ...
... and found nothing of much validity that I could oppose to ihis position : • He
who inherits a fief uolimited by bis ancestors , inherits the power of limiting it
according to his own judgment or opinion . If this be true , you may join with your
Of the future we certainly know nothing ; but we may form conjectures from the
past ; and the power of forming conjectures , includes , in my opinion , the duty of
acting in conformity to that probability which we discover . Providence gives the ...
... what I could think , or say , has at all contributed to quiet your thoughts . Your
resolution not to act , till your opinion is confirmed by more deliberation , is very
just . If you Ætat . 67. ] 451 DR . JOHNSON .
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