200+ Quotes & Sayings By Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson was a renowned English critic, essayist, poet, and lexicographer. He is most well known for his Biographical Dictionary, a six-volume set of essays, which was published between 1755 and 1781. Although he never met Shakespeare, Johnson was one of the first scholars to recognize the brilliance of the playwright's work. The Biographical Dictionary, which set out to immortalize famous men throughout history, is considered to be one of the greatest works of scholarship in English.

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A man ought to read just as inclination leads him Unknown
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Babies do not want to hear about babies Unknown