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" ... nothing will supply the want of prudence; and that negligence and irregularity, long continued, will make knowledge useless, wit ridiculous, and genius contemptible. "
The lives of the English poets - Página 404
por Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1792
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Reflections after Reading, or Sketches, biographical ecclesiastical, and ...

John Cockin - 1843 - 458 páginas
...CUNNINGHAM. " Those who disregard the common maxims of life, should be reminded that nothing will supply the want of prudence; and that negligence and irregularity, long continued, will make knowledge useless, wit ridiculous, and genius contemptible." Dr. Johnson. Burns is a writer in whom his countrymen...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volumen29

1844
...capacities or attainments, disregard the common maxims of life, shall be reminded that nothing will supply the want of prudence ; and that negligence and irregularity long continued will make knowledge useless, wit ridiculous, and genius contemptible.'' KEBLE ON BUKNS. " Verum in hac re, sicut in orani...
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Titan: A Monthly Magazine..., Volumen1

1845
...ar.<l attainment, disregard the common maxims of life, ought to be reminded that nothing will supply the want of prudence, and that negligence and irregularity, long continued, will make knowledge useless, wit ridiculous, and genius contemptible. — Doctor Johnson. FIRST AND LAST THOUGHTS. In matters...
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Hogg's weekly instructor [afterw.] Hogg's instructor, Volúmenes1-2

1845
...and attainments, disregard the common maxims of lift, ougit to be reminded that nothing will supply the want of prudence, and that negligence and irregularity, long continued, will make knowledge useless, wit ridiculous, ana genius contemptible.— Doctor Johnson. FIRST AND LAST THOUGHTS. In matters...
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The New Pictorial & Illustrated Family Magazine, Established for ..., Volumen3

1846
...and attainments, disregard the common maxims of life, ought to be reminded that nothing will supply the want of prudence, and that negligence and irregularity, long continued, will make knowledge useless, wit ridiculous, and genius contemptible. 226 COLONIZATION OF GREKNLAND. COLONIZATION OF GREENLAND....
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Chambers's Edinburgh Journal

1847
...capacities or attainments, disregard the common maxims of life, shall be reminded that nothing will supply the want of prudence ; and that negligence and irregularity, long continued, will make knowledge useless, wit ridiculous, and genius contemptible.' But this is the one drop of vinegar amidst hosts...
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Dr. Johnson: His Religious Life and His Death ...

Robert Armitage - 1850 - 405 páginas
...Savage ;' " but as a warning to all men of high attainments, he reminds such, "Nothing will supply the want of prudence ; and that negligence and irregularity, long continued, will make knowledge useless, wit ridiculous, and genius contemptible." Savage was not an infidel, though he lived the life...
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Doctor Johnson: his religious life and his death...

Robert Armitage - 1850 - 539 páginas
...than Savage;'" but as a warning to all men of high attainments, he reminds such, " Nothing will supply the want of prudence; and that negligence and irregularity, long continued, will make knowledge useless, wit ridiculous, and genius contemptible." Savage was not an infidel, though he lived the life...
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The beauties of Johnson: choice selections from his works

Samuel Johnson - 1851
...and attainments, disregard the common maxims of life, ought to be reminded, that nothing will supply the want of prudence ; and that negligence and irregularity, long continued, will make knowledge useless, wit ridiculous, and genius contemptible. Life of Savage. Imprisonment. It is not so dreadful...
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Personal Memoirs of a Residence of Thirty Years with the Indian Tribes on ...

Henry Rowe Schoolcraft - 1851 - 703 páginas
...this — at least, so far as I am concerned. It is observed by Dr. Johnson "that nothing can supply the want of prudence, and that negligence and irregularity, long continued, will render knowledge useless, wit ridiculous, and genius contemptible." This sententious apothegm is thrown...
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