Samuel Johnson Quotes.

1. "Those who do not feel pain seldom think that it is felt."
- Quote by Samuel Johnson

2. "Almost every man wastes part of his life attempting to display qualities which he doesn't possess."
- Quote by Samuel Johnson

3. "Once a man is tired of London, he is tired of life."
- Quote by Samuel Johnson

4. "If he does really think that there is no distinction between virtue and vice, why, Sir, when he leaves our houses let us count our spoons."
- Quote by Samuel Johnson

5. "The chief advantage which these fictions have over real life is, that their authors are at liberty, though not to invent, yet to select objects, and to cull from the mass of mankind, those individuals upon which the attention ought most to be employed; as a diamond, though it cannot be made, may be polished by art, and placed in such a situation, as to display that luster which before was buried among common stones."
- Quote by Samuel Johnson

6. "166. "Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful."~"
- Quote by Samuel Johnson

7. "Every author does not write for every reader"
- Quote by Samuel Johnson

8. "Pleasure is seldom found where it is sought. Our brightest blazes are commonly kindled by unexpected sparks."
- Quote by Samuel Johnson

9. "There is nothing by which a man exasperates most people more, than displaying a superior ability of briliancy in conversation. They seem pleased at the time; but their envy makes them curse him at their hearts."
- Quote by Samuel Johnson

10. "No, Sir, claret is the liquor for boys; port, for men: but he who aspires to be a hero must drink brandy."
- Quote by Samuel Johnson

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