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" That is indeed but little for a man to get, who does best that which so many endeavour to do. There is nothing, I think, in which the power of art is shown so much as in playing on the fiddle. In all other things we can do something at first. Any man... "
The Life of Samuel Johnson: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and ... - Pagina 213
door James Boswell - 1822
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1826
...power of art is shown so much as in playing on the fiddle. In all other things we can do something at first. Any man will forge a bar of iron, if you...fiddlestick, and he can do nothing." On Monday, April 19th, he called on me with Mrs. Williams, in Mr. Strahan's coach, and carried me out to dine with Mr....
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1826
...power of art is shown so much as in playing on the fiddle. In all other things we can do something at first. Any man will forge a bar of iron, if you...piece of wood, and make a box, though a clumsy one ; VOL. II. O but give him a fiddle and a fiddlestick, and he can do nothing." On Monday, April 19th,...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1827 - 580 pagina’s
...is shewn so much as in playing on the fiddle. In all other things we can do something at first. Anv correct. Sir John Fielding wai, I think, then dead....and hi goodi burnt In the itn. В.] magistrates be can do nothing." On Mondav, April 19, he called on me with Mrs. Williams, in Mr. Strahan's coach,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. With copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1827
...power of art is shewn so much as in playing on the fiddle. In all other things we can do something at first. Any man will forge a bar of iron, if you...box, though a clumsy one ; but give him a fiddle and i fiddle-stick, and he can do nothing." On Monday, April 19, he called on me with Mrs. Williams, in...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 1

John Timbs - 1829
...power of art is shown so much as in playing on the fiddle: in all other things we can do something at first. Any man will forge a bar of iron, if you...fiddle and a fiddle-stick, and he can do nothing. — Johnson. DCCLXXVI. Those who remember this Adage, Virtue is its own reward, will not be surprised...
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Laconics; or, The best words of the best authors [ed. by J. Timbs ..., Volume 1

Laconics, John Timbs - 1829 - 360 pagina’s
...power of art is shown so much as in playing on the fiddle : in all other things we can do something at first. Any man will forge a bar of iron, if you...fiddle and a fiddle-stick, and he can do nothing. — Johnson. DCCLXXVL Those who remember this Adage, Virtue is its own reward, will not be surprised...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art ..., Volume 9

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...power of art is shown so much as in ptaymg on (h& fiddle : in all other thiagt we can do something at first. Any man will forge a bar of iron, if you...smith, but tolerably. A man will saw a piece of wood, ana make a box, though a clumsy one ; but give him a fiddle and a fid die-stick, and he can do nothing....
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 9

Thomas Curtis - 1829
...power of art a shown so much as in piay tog on the fiddle : in all other thingi we can do something at first. Any man will forge a bar of iron, if you give him a hammer ; not so veil as a smith, but tolerably. A man will saw a piece of wood, ano make a box, though a clumsy one...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1831
...power of art is shown so much as in playing on the fiddle. In all other things we can do something at first. Any man will forge a bar of iron, if you...fiddle and a fiddle-stick, and he can do nothing." [To Mrs. p ' 40 ' 1'ioz/i he observed of Mr. Harris's dedication to his Hermes, that, though but fourteen...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Including a Journal of a Tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1833
...power of art is shown so much as in playing on the fiddle. In all other things we can do something at first. Any man will forge a bar of iron, if you...fiddle and a fiddle-stick, and he can do nothing." [To Mrs. p!46!' Piozzi he observed of Mr. Harris's dedication to his Hermes, that, though but fourteen...
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