Daily Dose of Samuel Johnson: LOYAL & more

My Word of the Day

LOYAL (LO’YAL) adj.[loyal, Fr.]1. Obedient; true to the prince.

Of Gloster’s treachery, And of the loyal service of his son, When I inform’d him, then he call’d me sot. Shakesp.

The regard of duty in that most loyal nation overcame all other difficulties. Knolles.

Loyal subjects often seize their prince, Yet mean his sacred person not the least offence. Dryden.2. Faithful in love; true to a lady, or lover.

Hail wedded love! by thee Founded in reason loyal, just, and pure. Milton.

There Laodamia with Evadne moves, Unhappy both! but loyal in their loves. Dryden’sÆn.

Recent references to LOYAL on Twitter

@LMNOP4change They are all loyal through their lies to each other. It is like the saying "as thick as thieves"…… https://t.co/30fIuDXthY

@Nikkiipixiie @virginmedia Absolutely disgraceful. How can you justify increasing the cost when you treat loyal consumers so badl… https://t.co/Oy4mT1m5AZ

@jmchelios Why do we always let the best ones go, he is loyal to the club and he has helped Arsenal overwhelmingly https://t.co/ZzezWszTsu

@molliegalchus I remember @nycwax featured David’s wax figure on the street when the Mets were good in 2015. Please do the same fo… https://t.co/dBDtyigzRB

@andrewellson Looking to speak to anyone who has found that they have paid way over the odds on their broadband, mobile, or home… https://t.co/MVIFVj8S3l

@BrotherCorleone @Penitentiary_P @TheLovingPastor @PGreenwodd @rapturereadyma1 @fakegualden @DrPhilKidd1 @srayboltz You’re in excell… https://t.co/A9cOvLkps8

@RichieRich_304 Texting your customers creates stronger communication that impacts the over all life value of your customers. Happ… https://t.co/pnSCQufwDR

@sam_rovers @Veletureplugs @FortniteGame Done already a loyal

@KyleIM @JohnnySibilly Always loyal!! Love Artpop.

@nnnnnaaatttff @yeolgimp3 Jk ur loyal and funny skskjsjx

@Hyquil_ @TaeDaProducer92 I’ll never forget when my ex mom said she wasn’t loyal… I was sick 😭

@DannaValmocena Ya ain’t loyal, bye felicia 👋

@_AntMcDade_ @ACafc14 @Gunnersaurus @PetrCech To loyal

@SArmstrong629 @JedediahBila I can no longer stomach NBC after being a loyal viewer for more than thirty years … Having said tha… https://t.co/Tb7Ss33vp3

@mharding46 @CBSBigBrother Give us loyal BB fans what we want instead of the love stories. It is ok if showmances happen, but… https://t.co/i61pdN3Jc2

@ahsonki Appreciate people who are there for you, who are trustworthy and loyal.. good people are hard to find

@Ekuba_ @ClaytheMogul Looool I’m loyal oh

@JohnChardRE LIVE: Ford flanked by two Jewish lawyers who are loyal to the other place and not to the USA… 🤔 https://t.co/kewpG0a3jF

@piyush3yadav @AFTVMedia TBH He’s been getting a lot of stick for most of the time he had been loyal (10 years) barring the last… https://t.co/giGsI4SUCa

@HypocriteLil Lost one of my favorite subs yesterday, which means I’m looking for a new loyal sub. Start with a tribute and then… https://t.co/s2uo5mgja0

Recent references to Samuel Johnson on Twitter

@tlambertwrites Make a Confession on #throwbackthursday. The final book in the Samuel Elijah Johnson Series. https://t.co/RPL1r4vjDV

@BoulevardRiyadh “The use of traveling is to regulate imagination with reality, and instead of thinking of how things may be, see th… https://t.co/3NAPiMrZko

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

@mpowermentalist He knows not his own strength who hath not met adversity. – William Samuel Johnson #quote https://t.co/qI8Xd1Ft7m

@sk_minho98 "Clear your mind of cant." – Dr. Samuel Johnson

@charlie7zero Samuel Johnson never drove a cab for a living

@Fajri_W_ What a strange narrowness of mind now is that, to think the things we have not known are better than the things we… https://t.co/PPk3Qixmur

@tamukac "Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it." – Samuel Johnson

@miss_divy A writer only begins a book … A reader finishes it … – Samuel Johnson

@welfordwrites Samuel Johnson, compiler of the first English dictionary https://t.co/RlypM1qzCz #literature #writers

@EllenMoody1 Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots: how Austen & Johnson empathized deeply similarly; a connection of such presentism with… https://t.co/IegNfHKzxT

@dempseym73 "Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance." Samuel Johnson #ThursdayMotivation #KeepPusing #YouVsYou

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

@DareToBeHappier Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings. – Samuel Johnson #confidence

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

@PAGEawards "Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance."… https://t.co/G987oyoc9s

@dsouza_nancy “To cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life.”—Samuel Johnson

@dkeats Dear @realDonaldTrump – in the words of Samuel Johnson (whom you can Google) Patriotism is the last refuge of a sc… https://t.co/sLsDCqW6Ej

@antiquoter Memory is the child of few folly – Samuel Johnson

@ogobogocom Nature has given women so much power that the law has very wisely given them little. — Dr. Samuel Johnson

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