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" Here was exemplified what Goldsmith said of him, with the aid of a very witty image from one of Gibber's Comedies: " There is no arguing with Johnson ; for if his pistol misses fire, he knocks you down with the butt end of it. "
Boswell's Life of Johnson - Stran 509
avtor: James Boswell - 1917 - 574 strani
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with The Journal of ..., Količina 3

James Boswell - 1884
...what Goldsmith said of him, with the aid of a very witty image from one of Cibber's comedies : " There is no arguing with Johnson : for if his pistol misses...with the butt end of it." Another was this : when a gentleman4 of eminence in the literary world was violently censured for attacking people by anonymous...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with The Journal of ..., Količina 4

James Boswell - 1884
...saying in one of Cibber's comedies, which puts this part of his character in a strong light, — "There is no arguing with Johnson ; for, if his pistol misses...fire, he knocks you down with the butt end of it." Wednesday, Oct. 6. — After a sufficiency of sleep, we assembled at breakfast. We were just as if...
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Johnsoniana: Life, Opinions, and Table-talk of Doctor Johnson

Samuel Johnson - 1884 - 319 strani
...to him in the witty words of one of Cibber's comedies: '' There is no arguing with Johnson; for when his pistol misses fire, he knocks you down with the butt end of it." He turned to the gentleman: "Well, sir, go to Dominicetti, and get thyself fumigated; but be sure that...
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Papers of the Manchester Literary Club, Količina 10

Manchester Literary Club - 1884 - 536 strani
...given in the memorable application of Gibber's words: "There is no arguing with Johnson ; for when his pistol misses fire he knocks you down with the butt end of it." Goldsmith had several skirmishes with his illustrious companion, and, as he generally came off second...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: And the Journal of His Tour ..., Količina 5

James Boswell - 1885 - 454 strani
...saying in one of Gibber's comedies, which puts this part of his character in a strong light, — " There is no arguing with Johnson ; for, if his pistol misses fire, he knocks yon down ivitk the butt-end of it." WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6. After a sufficiency of sleep, we assembled...
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Life of Oliver Goldsmith

Washington Irving - 1886 - 258 strani
...Goldsmith designated it much more happily. '' There is no arguing with Johnson," said he, "for when his pistol misses fire, he knocks you down with the butt end of it." * In several of the intellectual collisions recorded by Boswell as triumphs of Dr. Johnson, it really...
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Lights of Two Centuries

Edward Everett Hale - 1887 - 603 strani
...everybody knows. Don't you know this?" So, Goldsmith hit the nail on the head when he remarked, " There is no arguing with Johnson ; for, if his pistol misses fire, he knocks you down with the butt end." versation, which always shows a true goodness which renders it more attractive to many minds, than...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with A Journal of a ..., Količina 3

James Boswell - 1888
...what Goldsmith said of him, with the aid of a very witty image from one of Cibber's Comedies, " There is no arguing with Johnson ; for if his pistol misses...knocks you down with the butt end of it." — Another, when a gentleman of eminence in the literary world was violently censured for attacking people by anonymous...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with A Journal of a ..., Količina 1

James Boswell - 1888
...him in the witty words of one of Cibber's comedies : " There is no arguing with Johnson ; for when his pistol misses fire, he knocks you down with the butt end of it." He turned to the gentleman, " Well, Sir, go to Dominicetti, and get thyself fumigated ; but be sure...
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A One-book Course in English: In which the Pupil is Led by a Series of ...

Alonzo Reed, Brainerd Kellogg - 1888 - 328 strani
...opinion is, that it is robbing the human race. — Mill. 12. There is no getting along with Johnson ; if his pistol misses fire, he knocks you down with the butt of it. — Goldsmith. 13. We think in words ; and, when we lack fit words, we lack fit thoughts.—...
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