James Boswell Quote

JOHNSON: "If I am well acquainted with a man, I can judge with great probability how he will act in any case, without his being restrained by my judging. God may have this probability increased to certainty."


The Life of Samuel Johnson (Volume 2), April 15, 1778 (pp. 209-210)

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JOHNSON: If I am well acquainted with a man, I can judge with great probability how he will act in any case, without his being restrained by my...

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JOHNSON: If I am well acquainted with a man, I can judge with great probability how he will act in any case, without his being restrained by my...

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JOHNSON: If I am well acquainted with a man, I can judge with great probability how he will act in any case, without his being restrained by my...

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JOHNSON: If I am well acquainted with a man, I can judge with great probability how he will act in any case, without his being restrained by my...