Samuel Johnson Quote

Such is the pleasure of projecting that many content themselves with a succession of visionary schemes, and wear out their allotted time in the calm amusement of contriving what they never attempt or hope to execute.


A Grammar of the Italian Language (ed. 1778)

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Such is the pleasure of projecting that many content themselves with a succession of visionary schemes, and wear out their allotted time in the calm...

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Such is the pleasure of projecting that many content themselves with a succession of visionary schemes, and wear out their allotted time in the calm...

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Such is the pleasure of projecting that many content themselves with a succession of visionary schemes, and wear out their allotted time in the calm...

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Such is the pleasure of projecting that many content themselves with a succession of visionary schemes, and wear out their allotted time in the calm...