Samuel Johnson WOTD PAUCILOQUY









PAUCILOQUY (PAU’CILOQUY) n.s.[pauciloquium, Lat.] Sparing and rare speech. Dict.

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

@normanbluecoll1 Samuel Johnson was a Tory, when he attacked patriotism he was referring to the Americans demanding independence and… https://t.co/VWluf9JZph

@ppockras @ChortlesWeakly Hmm. Should be "Froot Groop". Why yield to societal orthographic norms? Why be bound to elitist Samuel Johnson?

@scottytaco @RedTRaccoon @Pondster09 “He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man” – Samuel Johnson

@DarrelHofland I am sorry God that I forgot my prayers but remembered my breakfast.

Samuel Johnson

@scottjbuxton @davidfrum Stand out head-clearing quote of Samuel Johnson’s jeer at the American colonists: “How is that we hear t… https://t.co/DzRbZ2MOPL

@QuteChrissy I am sorry God that I forgot my prayers but remembered my breakfast.

Samuel Johnson

@FrelanceWkGuide It is better to suffer wrong than to do it, and happier to be sometimes cheated than not to trust. – Samuel Johnson

@ynuoau16glr__ Every man thinks meanly of himself for not having been a soldier, or not having been at sea. Samuel Johnson

@DrRamPeddada Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance. Samuel Johnson

@Thor_2000 In order that all men may be taught to speak truth, it is necessary that all likewise should learn to hear it. – Samuel Johnson

@anna_maslova647 Samuel Johnson A man may be so much of everything that he is nothing of anything. yep

@barnacoyle @RuthieFizz As Samuel Johnson would have said, had he thought about it, a person tired of otters is tired of life.

@emiroluz “He that would pass the latter part of life with honor and decency must, when he is young, consider that he shall o… https://t.co/MtgCs8PdBO

@Arslaa This is my history; like all other histories, a narrative of misery. – Johnson, Samuel #quote

@QuotesInternet This is my history; like all other histories, a narrative of misery. – Johnson, Samuel #quote

@emeraldrkesuma "Language is the dress of thought." (Samuel Johnson) ✿⊰✧♡✧⊱✿ #quote #twittbot

@ykomska “For better or worse they are now a part of this copy of Johnson’s most enduring work […], people will be remarki… https://t.co/85rg8kFzBI

@MetheAntivist “Curiosity is one of the permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.”

― Samuel Johnson, The Rambler

@LiveLetBuy “Why, Sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of Lo… https://t.co/UmMmzWG6XW

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