Daily Dose of Samuel Johnson: UNMINGLE & more

My Word of the Day

To UNMINGLE (UNMI’NGLE) v.a. To separate things mixed.

It will unmingle the wine from the water; the wine ascending, and the water descending. Bacon’s Nat. Hist.

Recent references to UNMINGLE on Twitter

Recent references to Samuel Johnson on Twitter

@meigen_eigo Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.Samuel Johnson ★名言更新中★

@GeliRaubal1 "Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome." Samuel Johnson

@ricsl1600 In traveling, a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge. – Samuel Johnson… https://t.co/o5gLmOX7s9

@ricsl1600 Worth seeing? Yes; but not worth going to see. – Samuel Johnson #ALDUBLoveAndPositivity 💖#ADNHomecoming2018

@PirationIns What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure. -Samuel Johnson ##InspirationalTweet

@GeliRaubal1 "To strive with difficulties and to conquer them, is the highest human felicity," SAMUEL JOHNSON.

@rinshadows "Patriotism is the last refuge for a scoundrel". – Samuel Johnson. In Malaysia,it’s the religion.

@GaryLoper Knowledge is of two kinds: we know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it ~ Samuel Johnson

@GeliRaubal1 "Singularity, as it implies a contempt of the general practice, is a kind of defiance which justly provokes hostili… https://t.co/xn9RJdHeUa

@ancestors9 @ilyasahShabazz Happy #Sunday "Life affords no higher pleasure than that of surmounting difficulties, passing from… https://t.co/QXrLPLkCih

@MartonRadkai @jaketapper Just cor anyone’s info: Hitler said the same. So did Stalin. So does Maduro. So does Trump. Now: Who sa… https://t.co/UJ3Aio7Rx8

@HousmansBooks Selling a really early 1773 edition of Samuel Johnson’s dictionary. Check the link, ebay auction, a chance to get i… https://t.co/hmrEYjqKy2

@crimaiota "Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble." (Samuel Johnson)

@DebbieWysocki "To be Happy at home is the Ultimate Result of all Ambition, the end to Which Every Enterprise and Labor tends, and… https://t.co/OGq3VOABl7

@_cirrus_minor_ 🎲 When a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully. — Samuel Johnson

@theheartinmind "Very few can boast of hearts which they dare lay open to themselves" Samuel Johnson https://t.co/8DcHXu1va3

@iano2 ‘Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.’ – Samuel Johnson

I’ve been wor… https://t.co/gYbreX0Wsi

@truefitnessgirl What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure. -Samuel Johnson

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

@colehaddon Random street wanderings in London 132: The home of Dr. Samuel Johnson, who famously said, “When a man is tired of… https://t.co/lyJXlUPOoE

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