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Samuel Johnson Quotes
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Knowledge is of two kinds: we know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
Man is not weak, knowledge is more than equivalent to force. The master of mechanics laughs at strength.
I am always sorry when any language is lost, because languages are the pedigree of nations.
The law is the last result of human wisdom acting upon human experience for the benefit of the public.
It is the just doom of laziness and gluttony to be inactive without ease and drowsy without tranquility.
Leisure and curiosity might soon make great advances in useful knowledge, were they not diverted by minute emulation and laborious trifles.
No place affords a more striking conviction of the vanity of human hopes, than a public library.
It matters not how a man dies but how he lives. The act of dying is not of importance, it lasts so short a time.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Life protracted is protracted woe.
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To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
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You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.
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There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.
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The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
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Sometimes things fall apart so that better things can fall together.
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