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" That some of them have been adopted by him unnecessarily, may perhaps be allowed ; but in general they are evidently an advantage, for without them his stately ideas would be confined and cramped. "He that thinks with more extent than another, will want... "
The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With An Essay on His Life and Genius - Page 280
by Samuel Johnson - 1810
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The Life of Samuel Johnson: Including A Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

James Boswell - 1852 - 350 pages
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Readings in English Prose of the Eighteenth Century

Raymond Macdonald Alden - 1911 - 744 pages
...they are evidently an advantage, for without them his stately ideas would be confined and cramped. "He that thinks with more extent than another, will want words of larger meaning." He once told me that he had formed his style upon that of Sir William Temple and upon Chambers's Proposal...
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Readings in English Prose of the Eighteenth Century

Raymond Macdonald Alden - 1911 - 754 pages
...they are evidently an advantage, for without them his stately ideas would be confined and cramped. "He that thinks with more extent than another, will want words of larger meaning." He once told me that he had formed his style upon that of Sir William Temple and upon Chambers's Proposal...
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Readings in English Prose of the Eighteenth Century

Raymond Macdonald Alden - 1911 - 744 pages
...they are evidently an advantage, for without them his stately ideas would be confined and cramped. "He that thinks with more extent than another, will want words of larger meaning." He once told me that he had formed his style upon that of Sir William Temple and upon Chambers's Proposal...
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The Cambridge History of English Literature: The age of Johnson

Sir Adolphus William Ward, Alfred Rayney Waller - 1913 - 590 pages
...lists. embroidery, but part of the very texture of his thought ' Difference of thoughts,' he said, 'will produce difference of language. He that thinks...want words of larger meaning; he that thinks with subtlety will seek for terms of more nice discrimination1.' As we read him and accustom our minds to...
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The Cambridge History of English Literature Volume X the Age of Johnson

588 pages
...sense an embroidery, but part of the very texture of his thought. ' Difference of thoughts,' he said, 'will produce difference of language. He that thinks...want words of larger meaning ; he that thinks with subtlety will seek for terms of more nice discrimination1.' As we read him and accustom our minds to...
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The Journal of a Tour to Corsica: & Memoirs of Pascal Paoli

James Boswell - 1923 - 142 pages
...answer to them; but I have found a sufficient answer in a general remark in one of his excellent papers: 'Difference of thoughts will produce difference of...than another, will want words of larger meaning.' (a) I hope to be pardoned for this digression, (a) Idler, No. 70. 68 wherein I pay a just tribute of...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson,L.L.D.

James Boswell - 1931 - 1260 pages
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The Cambridge history of English literature. 1. From the beginnings to the ...

Sir Adolphus William Ward, Alfred Rayney Waller - 1917 - 488 pages
...sense an embroidery, but part of the very texture of his thought. "Difference of thoughts," he said, "will produce difference of language. He that thinks...want words of larger meaning ; he that thinks with subtlety will seek for terms of more nice discrimination."2 As we read him and accustom our minds to...
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English Prose of the Eighteenth Century

Cecil Albert Moore - 1933 - 948 pages
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