While grief is fresh, every attempt to...
While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till it be digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it.
– Samuel Johnson (22)
- Don’t give up. Your attempts amuse me.
- Knock the “t” off the “can’t.” – Samuel Johnson
- No man is a hypocrite in his pleasures. – Samuel Johnson
- A man who exposes himself when he is intoxicated, has not the art of getting...
- Round numbers are always false. – Samuel Johnson
- The true art of memory is the art of attention. – Samuel Johnson
- Grief is a species of idleness. – Samuel Johnson