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" Depend upon it, Sir, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully. "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. - 190 페이지
저자: James Boswell - 1820
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Blood & Ink: An International Guide to Fact-based Crime Literature

Albert Borowitz - 2002 - 524 페이지
...Johnson produced his famous quip: "Why should you think so? Depend upon it, Sir, when a man knows that he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully." In 1783 Johnson made his final comment on Dodd's case: "I was very willing to have him pardoned, that...
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One Thousand Six Hundred Thirty Three

David Weber, Eric Flint - 2002 - 598 페이지
...scheduled for the chopping block. It's like Samuel Johnson said: 'Depend upon it, sir, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.' Not even Charles is silly enough to let his petty irritation with Wentworth stand in the way of staying...
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Law and Literature

Brook Thomas - 2002 - 399 페이지
...trial with another proleptic gesture, quoting Dr. Johnson: "'Depend upon it, Sir, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully'" (70). Hoskins suggests that the prospect of capital punishment "concentrated the mind not only of the...
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From Cold War to New World Order: The Foreign Policy of George H.W. Bush

Meenekshi Bose, Rosanna Perotti - 2002 - 577 페이지
...sum, there may be something to Samuel Johnson's famous dictum "Depend upon it, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully"; however, pressures to put a new line of work together while running an existing operation in crisis...
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Downstairs, Upstairs: The Changed Spirit and Face of College Life in America

John A. Flower - 2003 - 375 페이지
...similar to that described by Dr. Samuel Johnson, who said, "Depend upon it, Sir, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully." Meanwhile the judges on the bench of the Tenth Circuit in Denver, after reconsidering the Adarand case,...
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The Intelligent Student's Guide to Learning at University

Geoffrey Cooper - 2003 - 141 페이지
...some time planning my written answers. Q Introduction Depend upon it, Sir, when a man knows that he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully (Dr Samuel Johnson). Most students dislike exams yet universities persist with the timehonoured end-of-unit...
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Quit Your Day Job!: How to Sleep Late, Do What You Enjoy, and Make a Ton of ...

Jim Denney, James D. Denney - 2003 - 242 페이지
...man under a death sentence. As Samuel Johnson once said, "Depend upon it, sir — when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully." Whether or not we have received bad news from the doctor, we should write as if our lives depend on...
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Ha!: A Self-Murder Mystery

Gordon Sheppard - 2003 - 864 페이지
...Samuel Johnson said, speaking of a prisoner condemned to die, "Depend upon it, Sir, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully." I imagine the same thing applies to you with regard to Hubert: since he had declared he was going to...
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The Service of the Sword: Worlds of Honor 4

David Weber - 2003 - 496 페이지
...But now he was working an average of eighteen hours a day. Depend upon it, Sir, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully. Granted, Yuri Radamacher had more than a fortnight at his disposal. But how much more, remained to...
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Our Greatest Writers: And Their Major Works

John Carrington - 2003 - 331 페이지
...without effort is in general read without pleasure. - Depend upon it , sir — when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully. - Q: Why, sir, in your dictionary, do you define 'pastern' as the 'knee of a horse? A: Ignorance, madam,...
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