Samuel Johnson Quote

Though the discoveries or acquisitions of man are not always adequate to the expectations of his pride, they are at least sufficient to animate his industry.


The Rambler: In Four Volumes (ed. 1761)

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Though the discoveries or acquisitions of man are not always adequate to the expectations of his pride, they are at least sufficient to animate his...

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Though the discoveries or acquisitions of man are not always adequate to the expectations of his pride, they are at least sufficient to animate his...

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Though the discoveries or acquisitions of man are not always adequate to the expectations of his pride, they are at least sufficient to animate his...

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Though the discoveries or acquisitions of man are not always adequate to the expectations of his pride, they are at least sufficient to animate his...