Daily Dose of Samuel Johnson: SPYBOAT & more

My Word of the Day

SPYBOAT (SPY’BOAT) n.s.[spy and boat.]A boat sent out for intelligence.

Giving the colour of the sea to their spyboats to keep them from being discovered, came from the Veneti. Arbuthnot.

Recent references to SPYBOAT on Twitter

@spyteamHQ Morning all. Back to work at HQ after a weekend mucking about on the river in our Spyboat. You can’t see it as it’s… https://t.co/k0mu1fYxGI

Recent references to Samuel Johnson on Twitter

@erudakemwa Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance. #Fact Dr. Samuel Johnson

@Inspire_9 "Clear your mind of cant." ~Dr. Samuel Johnson

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

@Murfreesboro_ The inevitable consequence of poverty is dependence -Samuel Johnson

@DonPJenn @charlesmurray Mr. Babbitt would have agreed with Samuel Johnson:

"How small, of all that human hearts endure, Tha… https://t.co/UyZeGyUEDJ

@SarcasmLiving Men are generally idle, and ready to satisfy themselves, and intimidate the industry of others, by calling that imp… https://t.co/K8AbBKKBn2

@Arslaa Nature has given women so much power that the law has very wisely given them little. – Johnson, Samuel #quote https://t.co/bEFkfiRuxT

@QuotesInternet Nature has given women so much power that the law has very wisely given them little. – Johnson, Samuel #quote https://t.co/3bQC2xVkAe

@4Lona “Great works are performed, not by strength, but perseverance." – Samuel Johnson

@armiecariazo “The certainty that life cannot be long … but he who is cut off in the execution of an honest undertaking has at… https://t.co/iB2RKetVkj

@livinglifefully Those who wait to do a great deal of good at once will never do anything. Life is made up of little things. True g… https://t.co/IpJB84aF6G

@snufflesfluff am i allowed to write a book about dwayne johnson, samuel l jackson, will smith, ed helms, and meryl streep taking… https://t.co/UncsONU2er

@DMRobots @Chasmanthium @IanDunt I believe Samuel Johnson once described it as ‘a pointless exercise undertaken with an imple… https://t.co/WtnQ63D00T

@iAMradioIntl Listening to Bishop Samuel Johnson – Power of God @SistahPeaches @iamradiointl

@wangkig11 "Great works are performed, not by strength, but perseverance." – Samuel Johnson

@montenegro_emil What we hope ever to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence. #MaineHeroOnDaig – Dr. Samuel Johnson

@iam_ginghs @Mye_Pixie @ALDubFTnQT @fthotladies @wengcookie @Salvesayson @ricsl1600 @montenegro_emil @ALDub_RTeam @xanria_018… https://t.co/dqsQQof7Ne

@SarahCauley1 "The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good." – Samuel Johnson

@rotaractnsangi Persist to accomplish much! "Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance." Samuel Johnson #NimbleQuotes

@ALDUBThess16 He who has so little knowledge of human nature as to seek happiness by changing anything but his own disposition wi… https://t.co/xknjyNyct6

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