Daily Dose of Samuel Johnson: UNYIELDED & more

My Word of the Day

UNYIELDED (UNYIELDED) adj. Not given up.

O’erpower’d at length, they force him to the ground, Unyielded as he was, and to the pillar bound. Dryden.

Recent references to UNYIELDED on Twitter

@youtoocantrade @VohiCapital Don’t you know what it is? You buy companies at high PE and buy all dumped stocks, hold them for 10 y… https://t.co/ocee028jik

Recent references to Samuel Johnson on Twitter

@rosmci Samuel Johnson: "Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel." Is this man a banker or a politician? https://t.co/aDyEJIazF3

@Laruto @AmandaNer Russell Crowe – Virtuousity Denzel Washington -virtuosity Michelle Yeoh – Police Story 3: Supercop Samue… https://t.co/Lc5kjDDpiW

@KatherineShears Allow children to be happy in their own way for what better way will they find? -Samuel Johnson #GetYourMindRight https://t.co/5FufPpiYGD

@ABradleyInfini1 By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show – Samuel Johnson #towerbridge #riverthames… https://t.co/SN3Vpt3tW2

@tonsofleadsnet All the arguments which are brought to represent poverty as no evil show it evidently to be a great evil. – Samuel Johnson

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

@talius Admiration begins where acquaintance ceases

~ Samuel Johnson

@LMandrakeJr @levistahl He expected the Samuel Johnson writing to be done by now.

@IanHSW . Samuel Johnson said “When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life”. Pretty sure the same thing applies to… https://t.co/hHZG0HuwmH

@helliven2006 @miketwitster As Samuel Johnson said in 1775, "Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel." Not that he was imp… https://t.co/qyo7C1ITrJ

@B_E_Reynolds ‘Enable me, by thy Holy Spirit, so to shun sloth and negligence, that every day [I] may discharge part of the task… https://t.co/CdpDVx3TWr

@jenkellyjen Do it! It can be done! "My dear friend, clear your mind of ‘can’t’." Samuel Johnson #WordsOfWisdom https://t.co/moCNOGKw5m

@michaelkalec "Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful."

Samuel Johnson

@ToddSivers He knows not his own strength who hath not met adversity. – William Samuel Johnson #quote https://t.co/2u49X0tW3H

@pgcOneMoon @LindaConno @rohan_connolly Samuel Johnson said it best in 1875. Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.

@KasperBeaumont Medieval quotes: Every quotation contributes something to the stability or enlargement of the language. — Samuel Johnson

@GlobalExecDev "Labor, if it were not necessary for existence, would be indispensable for the happiness of man." ~ Dr. Samuel Johnson

@caryloyd "The chains of habit are generally too small to be felt, until they are too strong to be broken".~Samuel Johnson

@n_n032018 "Marriage is the triumph of imagination over intelligence. Second marriage is the triumph of hope over experience."… https://t.co/st8CX3KVhj

@bryankav123 @Henjam48 @RBJRON @TimWilsonMP Samuel Johnson had it right then? Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.

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