We talked of Mr. Burke. Dr. Johnson said he had great variety of knowledge, store of imagery, copiousness of language. ROBERTSON. "He has wit too." JOHNSON. "No, sir, he never succeeds there. "Tis low; 'tis conceit. I used to say Burke never once made...
Memoirs of Samuel Foote, Esq: With a Collection of His Genuine Bon-mots ... - Σελίδα 170
των William Cook - 1805
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