Daily Dose of Samuel Johnson: SEMBLATIVE & more

My Word of the Day

SEMBLATIVE (SE’MBLATIVE) adj.[from semblant.]Suitable; accommodate; fit; resembling.

Diana’s lip Is not more smooth and ruby; thy small pipe Is as the maiden’s organ, shrill and sound;And all is semblative a woman’s part. Shak. Twelfth Night.

Recent references to SEMBLATIVE on Twitter

Recent references to Samuel Johnson on Twitter

@AnnalisaParent Powers of an #author are to make new things familiar and familiar things new.Samuel Johnson #writing https://t.co/ireast9YOm

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

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

@tpmedia No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring. ~ Samuel Johnso… https://t.co/coty1v6gfr

@PatrickWalker56 The future is purchased by the present. Samuel Johnson

@JaffeProperties Thirty things to do in London before you’re 30

While we’re inclined to believe Samuel Johnson’s well worn cosmopo… https://t.co/T1dWO6w1Gr

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

@GauravGupta1110 “Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel." – Samuel Johnson said it in 1775 for BJP in today’s India. https://t.co/9EKE3YN7YR

@LivingKindness "To cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life." ~Samuel Johnson #kindness #quotes

@amazighsymphony [ Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those who we cannot resemble ]

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@sme8491 Samuel Johnson would have been delighted to hear J Hunt provide a modern interpretation of his "last bastion of the… https://t.co/mkZTGkMIyd

@IntelligentFan "Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble."

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@QuotatiumWine "#wine gives a man nothing; it only puts in motion what is already there." – Samuel Johnson https://t.co/nOrGXURJn9

@veganposters To cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life. – Samuel Johnson #vegan https://t.co/a3VOfkXYkc

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

@Quoteners #Quotes "No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring." – Samuel Johnson

@ricsl1600 Nothing is more hopeless than a scheme of merriment. – Samuel Johnson #ALDUBTeamSoldOut

@ricsl1600 Bravery has no place where it can avail nothing. – Samuel Johnson #ALDUBTeamSoldOut

@Greatest__Minds "Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance." ~ Samuel Johnson #strength #quotes

@WeddingSOS One of Lichfield’s most famous sons – Dr Samuel Johnson. It’s his birthday today – along with my very good friend K… https://t.co/vQqf8foT38

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