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" Sir, it is not a talent ; it is a vice ; it is what others abstain from. It is not comedy, which exhibits the character of a species, as that of a miser gathered from many misers ; it is farce which exhibits individuals. "
Memoirs of Samuel Foote, Esq: With a Collection of His Genuine Bon-mots ... - Σελίδα 160
των William Cook - 1805
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Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1916 - 344 σελίδες
...humor." JOHNSON. "Yes, Sir." BOSWELL. "He has a singular talent of exhibiting character." JOHNSON. "Sir, it is not a talent ; it is a vice ; it is what...as that of a miser gathered from many misers: it is a farce which exhibits individuals." BOSWELL. "Did not he think of exhibiting you, Sir?" JOHNSON. "Sir,...

Early Methodists Under Persecution

Josiah Henry Barr - 1916 - 256 σελίδες
...could imitate even the vocal intonations of his subject.27 Of this faculty Dr. Samuel Johnson says : "It is not a talent, it is a vice; it is what others...exhibits the character of a species, as that of a miser gathering from many miners; it is farce, which exhibits individuals." 28 This vice, as Dr. Johnson...

Boswell's Johnson: The Life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - 1923 - 343 σελίδες
...humour!" JOHNSON. "Yes, Sir." BOSWELL. "He has a singular talent of exhibiting character." JOHNSON. "Sir, it is not a talent; it is a vice; it is what...that of a miser gathered from many misers : it is a farce which exhibits individuals." BOSWELL. "Did not he think of exhibiting you, Sir?" JOHNSON. "Sir,...

Plays by Samuel Foote and Arthur Murphy: The Minor, The Nabob, The Citizen ...

Samuel Foote, Arthur Murphy - 1984 - 233 σελίδες
...but he rejected Boswell's final suggestion that 'he has a singular talent of exhibiting character': 'Sir, it is not a talent; it is a vice; it is what...gathered from many misers; it is farce, which exhibits individuals.'2" Thus spoke a champion of neo-classicism , which always advocated the general rule rather...
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Women, Nationalism, and the Romantic Stage: Theatre and Politics in Britain ...

Betsy Bolton - 2001 - 272 σελίδες
...Samuel Foote. When Boswell praised Foote's "singular talent of exhibiting character," Johnson responded, "Sir, it is not a talent; it is a vice; it is what...as that of a miser gathered from many misers; it is a farce, which exhibits individuals.'"- Yet Johnson's great friend and protégé David Garrick followed...
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The Eclectic Review

1862
...Johnson : " Yes, Sir." Boswell: " lie has a singular talent of exhibiting character.'' Johnson : " Sir, it is not a talent ; it is a vice ; it is what...character of a species, as that of a miser gathered from mnuy misers ; it is farce, which exhibits individuals." Boswell : " Did not he think of exhibiting...

Fraser's Magazine, Τόμος 15

1837
...great deal of humour. Johnson. Yes, sir. Eos. He has a singular talent of exhibiting character. John. Sir, it is not a talent ; it is a vice ; it is what others abstain from. It is comedy which exhibits the character of a species, as that of a miser gathered from many misers ; it...

The Theatrical 'world'.: 1893-1897, Τόμος 5

William Archer - 1898
...mimic " , And again — BOSWELL : " Foote has a singular talent of exhibiting character." JOHNSON : " Sir, it is not a talent ; it is a vice ; it is what others abstain from." BOSWELL : " Did he not think of exhibiting you, sir ? " JOHNSON: "Sir, fear restrained him; he knew...




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