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" ... have the rod to be the general terror to all, to make them learn, than tell a child if you do thus or thus, you will be more esteemed than your brothers or sisters. The rod produces an effect which terminates in itself. A child is afraid of being... "
THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, LL.D - Page 77
by JAMES BOSWELL - 1892
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

James Boswell - 1820
...wipped, and gets his task, and there's an end on't ; whereas, by exciting emulation and compa:isons of superiority, you lay the foundation of lasting...mischief; you make brothers and sisters hate each other." When Johnson saw some young ladies in Lincolnshire who were remarkably sdi behaved, owing to their...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 16

1821
...terminates in itself. A child is afrai<l of being whipped — and gets his task —and there's an end on't ; whereas, by exciting emulation, and comparisons of...mischief: you make brothers and sisters hate each other." When Johnson saw some young ladies in Lincolnshire, who were remarkably well behaved, owing to their...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone, Volume 1

James Boswell - 1821
...terminates in itself. A child is afraid of being whipped, and gets his task, and there's an end on't; whereas, by exciting emulation and comparisons of...mischief; you make brothers and sisters hate each other." "When Johnson saw some young ladies in Lincolnshire who were remarkably well behaved, owing to their...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1822
...terminates in itself. A child is afraid of being whipped, and gets his task, and there's an end on't ; whereas, by exciting emulation and comparisons of...; you make brothers and sisters hate each other.'* When Johnson saw some young ladies in Lincolnshire who were remarkably well behaved, owing to their...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and ...

James Boswell - 1822
...his task, and there's an end on't ; whereas, by exciting emulation and comparisons of superitirity, you lay the foundation of lasting mischief; you make brothers and sisters hate each other." When Johnson saw some young ladies in Lincolnshire who were remarkably well behaved, owing to their...
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The Table Talk of Dr. Johnson: Comprising Opinions and Anecdotes of Life and ...

Samuel Johnson, James Boswell - 1825 - 352 pages
...terminates in itself. A child is afraid of being whipped, and gets his task, and there's an end on't; whereas, by exciting emulation and comparisons of...mischief; you make brothers and sisters hate each other." " Johnson's opinion of the most proper course to be pursued in the instruction of youth is ascertained...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1826
...terminates in itself. A child is afraid of being whipped, and gets his task, and there's an end on't; whereas, by exciting emulation and comparisons of...of lasting mischief; you make brothers and sisters bate each other." When Johnson saw some young ladies in Lincolnshire who were remarkably well behaved,...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1827 - 580 pages
...terminates in itself. A child is afraid of being whipped, and gets his task, and there's an end on't ; tha When Johnson saw some young ladies in Lincolnshire .who were remarkably well behaved, owing to their...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. With copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1827
...his task, and there's an end on't ; whereas, by exciting emulation and comparisons of superioritv, you lay the foundation of lasting mischief; you make brothers and sisters hate each other." When Johnson saw some young ladies in Lincolnshire who were remarkably well behaved, owing to their...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1831
...terminates in itself. A child is afraid of being whipped, and gets his task, and there's an end on't; whereas, by exciting emulation and comparisons of...there, and had read them till he acquired some skill in physick, in consequence of which he is often consulted by the poor. There were several here waiting...
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