Daily Dose of Samuel Johnson: WEECHELM & more

My Word of the Day

WEECHELM (WEECHELM) n.s. [This is often written witch elm.]A species of elm.

A cion of a weechelm grafted upon an ordinary elm, will put forth leaves as broad as the brim of a hat. Bacon.

Recent references to WEECHELM on Twitter

Recent references to Samuel Johnson on Twitter

@Sola_1811 #BHM Day 19 – Goes to Francis Barber, he was an assistant to Dr Samuel Johnson and revised his work of the first,… https://t.co/Udxc1yCMmX

@GaryLoper Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance ~ Samuel Johnson #SalesTip

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

@ESJackson1 @mandybaggot My partner & I love it but comedy is such a difficult thing to recommend. It is very silly but also a… https://t.co/l6D6O8u9xz

@johnson_ameh I have arrived Benin safely and went to see my Oga at the top (Pastor Peniel Samuel) at Dunamis Benin for impartati… https://t.co/Ccje0KTvRD

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

@CSShallwayhero "Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance." ~ Samuel Johnson #CSSHallwayHero https://t.co/eePvWvgvLB

@CIBC_FCIB #WeekendInspiration Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance. ~ Samuel Johnson https://t.co/A4O7pBDigy

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@CIBCFCIBBB #WeekendInspiration Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance. ~ Samuel Johnson https://t.co/0uZzs9Zw4Q

@CIBCFCIBJM #WeekendInspiration Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance. ~ Samuel Johnson https://t.co/w3xEMHfvZi

@2ndHandCathy "The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good." Samuel Johnson

@BesttQuotesPage "Men more frequently require to be reminded than informed." – Samuel Johnson

@schererwriter Abuse is often of service. There is nothing so dangerous to an author as silence.~Samuel Johnson

@oddjock @samuelblainey @DrAliceJones Samuel Johnson: In England we wouldn’t think of eating oats. We only feed them to Hors… https://t.co/it30pzXNqC

@eigomeigen The true genius is a mind of large general powers, accidentally determined to some particular direction. Samuel Johnson

@MiniTitleLtd Tom Johnson shoots L’Uomo Vogue cover story @tomjohnsonstudio @luomovogue Styling @charlottecolletcollet Grooming… https://t.co/UcAylwstHx

@eaopara Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful. – Samuel Johnson #WisdomFriday

@theOCBlog "English spelling became a chaotic mess, and successful attempts to simplify the spelling after that were offset by… https://t.co/xX41gLN6fG

@ricsl1600 The wretched have no compassion, they can do good only from strong principles of duty. – Samuel Johnson… https://t.co/lLcBaWhgUc

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