Samuel Johnson Bot Post of the Day

 

Channeling #NeverTrump with subtweet on TO PRESERVE…

My Word of the Day

To PRESERVE (PRESE’RVE) v.a.[præservo, low Latin; preserver, Fr.]1. To save; to defend from destruction or any evil; to keep.

The Lord shall deliver me from every evil work, and preserve me unto his heavenly kingdom. Bible2 Tim.iv. 18.

God sent me to preserve you a posterity, and save your lives. Bible Gen.xlv. 7.

She shall lead me soberly in my doings, and preserve me in her power. Bible Wisdomix. II.

He did too frequently gratify their unjustifiable designs, a guilt all men, who are obnoxious, are liable to, and can hardly preserve themselves from. Clarendon.

We can preserve unhurt our minds. Milton.

To be indifferent, which of two opinions is true, is the right temper of the mind, that preserves it from being imposed on, till it has done its best to find the truth. Locke.

Every petty prince in Germany must be intreated to preserve the queen of Great Britain upon her throne. Swift.2. To season fruits and other vegetables with sugar and in other proper pickles: as, to preserve plumbs, walnuts, and cucumbers.Recent references to Samuel Johnson on Twitter

@InspiredMinds77 Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome. – Samuel Johnson

@yorkshiretere Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel. Samuel Johnson

@KingTekkers Samuel Johnson – “Read over your compositions, and wherever you meet with a passage which you think is particularly… https://t.co/9GtBbm9ecj

@Entreprreneur “Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance. – Dr. Samuel Johnson”

@markhaber713 @Coffee_House_ @gabehabash @ABAbook Finished Samuel Johnson’s Eternal Return last night. It’s a beautiful & phenome… https://t.co/lxvbujiFcy

@chickhuber so, 85% of clicks? it’s not PPC, but product listing, nowadays. join #cbuswaw as samuel johnson gives us the skinn… https://t.co/mhBYRcpolt

@hildyjohns “No, Sir, claret is the liquor for boys; port, for men: but he who aspires to be a hero must drink brandy.” ― Samu… https://t.co/AJ2w1bHvvv

@RSPCHCO Good reminder from the great Samuel Johnson on what a patriot is and is not https://t.co/oMdfUve3YM

@Celaasi “Resolve not to be poor: whatever you have, spend less. Poverty is a great enemy to human happiness; it certainly d… https://t.co/ToOnoQZyDP

@photosbyTMcneil There can be no friendship without confidence, and no confidence without integrity. ~Samuel Johnson

@iHustleDailyHD Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance. Samuel Johnson #quote

@charityisms101 “Clear your mind of can’t.” – Dr. Samuel Johnson

@ricsl1600 It is better to live rich than to die rich. – Samuel Johnson #ALDUB150thWeeksary

@NigelPatrickUK Re the Brexit vote: ‘ Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel’ [Samuel Johnson,1775] – useful, as I was look… https://t.co/vAwynRYxb6

@DakinJohn @munnwez @cafc_football @Channel4 When Nelson wrote his letter of 1805, people had been campaigning against slavery… https://t.co/NyQhwnAEiV

@JustFlandre Is Dwayne Johnson the new Samuel L. Jackson or something cause I swear this fucker is in every movie recently

@AshleyNelsonOSU “when a (wo)man is tired of London, (s)he is tired of life” – samuel johnson https://t.co/Dm08ov5KdB

@iam_ginghs @Mye_Pixie @ALDubFTnQT @fthotladies @Arwen_Elfin @wengcookie @Salvesayson @ricsl1600 @montenegro_emil @ALDub_RTeam… https://t.co/xlP8l5CM5f

@iam_ginghs @Mye_Pixie @ALDubFTnQT @fthotladies @Arwen_Elfin @wengcookie @Salvesayson @ricsl1600 @montenegro_emil @ALDub_RTeam… https://t.co/GyFPNSQtTg

@ReneaCollick Samuel Johnson~ Classical quotation is the parole of literary men all over the world.

 

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