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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, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

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...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 1

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...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, LL.D.: Including A Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

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...: 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, LL. D.: Including a Journal of a Tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1833
...terminates in itself. A child is afraid of being whipped, and gels his task, and there's an end on 't ; whereas, by exciting emulation and comparisons of...sisters hate each other." During Mr. Boyd's stay in Arran,he had found a chest of medical books, left by a surgeon there, and had read them till he acquired...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of his tour to ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1835
...Chief-Baron Parker, and Chief-Justice Wilmot were educated at this seminary.] and there 'a 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, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1835
...terminates in itself. A child is afraid of being whipped, and gets his task, and there's an end on't; he might be for some hours every day in very good...bread and milk for a penny, and do without supper. On 5 Johnson's observations to Dr. Rose, on this subject, may be found in a subsequent part of this work,...
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London Saturday Journal..., Volume 1

1839
...brother or sisters ; " 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 superiority, you lay the foundation for lasting mischief—you make brothers and sisters bate each other.— Boswell's Johnson. THE PORTRAIT...
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The Englishman's Magazine, Volume 2, Issues 13-14

1842
...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." After leaving school, young Johnson remained at home, during two years, in a state of seeming idleness;...
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Bibliotheca Sacra and Theological Review, Volume 7

1850
...terminates in itself; a child is afraid of being whipped, and gets his task and there is an end on it ; whereas by exciting emulation and comparisons of superiority,...mischief; you make brothers and sisters hate each other." But with the same right that Johnson in another passage of his conversation, and Goldsmith also, who...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D: Including A Journal of His Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1846
...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 observations to Dr. Rose, on this subject, may be found in a subsequent part of this work,...
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