Daily Dose of Samuel Johnson: TOLUTATION & more

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TOLUTATION (TOLUTA’TION) n.s.[toluto, Latin.]The act of pacing or ambling.

They move per latera, that is, two legs of one side together, which is tolutation or ambling. Brown’s Vulgar Err.

Authors have not writ Whether tolutation or succussation. Butler.

Recent references to TOLUTATION on Twitter

Recent references to Samuel Johnson on Twitter

@NWteambeverage “Sir, I did not count your glasses of wine, why should you number up my cups of tea?” ― Samuel Johnson, The Life of Samuel Johnson, Vol 2

@Harmasch "When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life": Samuel Johnson. 🇬🇧

"Why, Sir, you find no man, at all intell… https://t.co/LU3r4uSFVB

@jujinmooh [명언]Hope is necessary in every condition. (Samuel Johnson

@maggie0405 Utopian Fantasies vs. Real Happiness in Samuel Johnson’s “Rasselas” https://t.co/0VIzVaMGCQ

@ricsl1600 Knowledge is more than equivalent to force. – Samuel Johnson #ALDUBBeBackSoon

@ricsl1600 Knowledge is of two kinds: We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information about it. – Samuel Johnson #ALDUBBeBackSoon

@ricsl1600 Man is not weak; knowledge is more than equivalent to force. – Samuel Johnson #ALDUBBeBackSoon

@cylocyziruzu He that never thinks never can be wise. Samuel Johnson

@eigomeigen He that never thinks never can be wise. Samuel Johnson

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

@PuraVidaResorts "The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them… https://t.co/iSPVqLWgpd

@StephyJamesLove No government power can be abused long. Mankind will not bear it. -Samuel Johnson #revolution

@christinagommez No government power can be abused long. Mankind will not bear it. -Samuel Johnson #revolution

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

@bestdealhotel “Worth seeing, yes; but not worth going to see.” – Samuel Johnson, on the Giant’s Causeway #hotelroomview

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

@SantaBarbara_GV Many things difficult to design prove easy to performance. -Samuel Johnson

@CoastQuote "I would rather be attacked than unnoticed. For the worst thing you can do to an author is to be silent as to his w… https://t.co/zCqOFeAGXC

@the_kg_inc Kindness takes the high road. "Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not." Samuel Johnson #NimbleQuotes

@UHDBTrust Did you know we have Minor Injuries Units at both our Samuel Johnson Community Hospital and Sir Robert Peel Hospita… https://t.co/tw1Tzps1wW

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