Daily Dose of Samuel Johnson: PLUMPORRIDGE & more

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PLUMPORRIDGE (PLU’MPORRIDGE) n.s.[plum and porridge.]Porridge with plums.

A rigid dissenter, who dined at his house on Christmas-day, eat very plentifully of his plumporridge. Addison.

Recent references to PLUMPORRIDGE on Twitter

Recent references to Samuel Johnson on Twitter

@lbottge @GovHowardDean For in that extension, he sees a loss of his own freedom. ‘We are all agreed as to our own liberty,… https://t.co/DYFDZA1XcC

@monks_lee @johnson__s Humanity frustrates me Samuel

@SaReTa_Sue "By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show." – Samuel Johnson https://t.co/WZ4E6bIHIK

@aaronsburrell @dwolfman54 @MechaPanda9K @keigh_see @TheCarp86835734 @Reason_DontFear @Hamaya42920579 @CollinOctantis @JWontObey… https://t.co/I4QdlrdWZG

@dwolfman54 @aaronsburrell @MechaPanda9K @keigh_see @TheCarp86835734 @Reason_DontFear @Hamaya42920579 @CollinOctantis… https://t.co/dRSSXw8OkL

@JenniferSagar The fountain of content must spring up in the mind, and he who hath so little knowledge of human nature as to seek… https://t.co/6LqaMJ1dzN

@Moab_News Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance. -Samuel Johnson

@Sportstravel1 “If your determination is fixed, I do not counsel you to despair. Few things are impossible to diligence and skill.… https://t.co/IpqHfhju9g

@dotravelwriting “Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.” – Samuel Johnson #morningmotivation #quotes

@FamousMindQuote I hate mankind, for I think myself one of the best of them, and I know how bad I am. – Dr. Samuel Johnson

@QUBSC @AHSSatQUB @danrholden After a quick Google search Dr. Samuel Johnson apparently, the cheek!😱😱

@DiscoveringES I am always sorry when any language is lost, because languages are the pedigrees of nations. – Samuel Johnson

@MarionFiedlerTN The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality. Instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as t… https://t.co/tqWNfWOgUr

@oohsimon @VisitLichfield see my old house, my old school, @lichfieldcath @erasmusdarwin birthplace of Samuel Johnson – the r… https://t.co/vycHpKoHSJ

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

@BettaCashFlow Promise, large promise, is the soul of an advertisement. Samuel Johnson

@AskLeighStJohn The greatest part of a writer’s time is spent in reading in order to write. A man will turn over half a library to… https://t.co/65p92q5Pxg

@Mark11269006 @BrianArteaga @thekennedycurse @DaveMustaine @Pantera @hellyeahband I fucking hate pedantic people who do they thin… https://t.co/C9hYbzIbOn

@everymanager Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance. Samuel Johnson https://t.co/EuHPgFe9X6

@Your_mindSpeak "Great works are performed, not by strength, but perseverance." – Samuel Johnson

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