Monday July 5th 2010

Thought for the Day

“What we hope ever to do with ease,
we must learn first to do with diligence.”

~ Samuel Johnson




Samuel Johnson*Samuel Johnson

Born September 18th 1709 Lichfield, England
Died December 13th 1784 (1784-12-14) (aged 75)
London, England

British author who made lasting contributions to English literature as a poet, essayist, moralist, literary critic, biographer, editor and lexicographer. Johnson was a devout Anglican and committed Tory, and has been described as “arguably the most distinguished man of letters in English history”.

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