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" ... only from a lucky hitting upon what is strange : sometimes from a crafty wresting obvious matter to the purpose: often it consisteth in one knows not what, and springeth up one can hardly tell how. "
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. - Página 365
por James Boswell - 1907
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A Vocabulary of the Philosophical Sciences: Including the Vocabulary of ...

Charles Porterfield Krauth - 1878 - 1044 páginas
...sometimes an affected simplicity: sometimes a presumptuous bluntness givrth it being ; sometimes it riseth from a lucky hitting upon what is strange : sometimes...not what, and springeth up one can hardly tell how." "True wit is like the brilliant stone Bug from the Indian mine; Which boasts two Yarious powers in...
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Great Authors of All Ages: Being Selections from the Prose Works of Eminent ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1879 - 555 páginas
...or in acute nonsense: sometimes an affected simplicity, sometimes a presumptuous bluntness, givetli them ; for he was wise enough to know that nothing consists in one knows not what, and springeth up one can hardly tell how. Its ways are unaccountable...
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Great Authors of All Ages: Being Selections from the Prose Works of Eminent ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1879 - 555 páginas
...affected simplicity, sometimes a presumptuous bluntness. giveih it being: sometimes it riseth only from а e, consists in one knows not what, and springeth up one can hardly tell how. Its ways are unaccountable...
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The handbook of specimens of English literature, selected by J. Angus

Joseph Angus - 1880
...sometimes an affected snnplicity, sometimes a presumptuous bluntness, giveth it being : sometimes it riseth from a lucky hitting upon what is strange : sometimes...consisteth in one knows not what, and springeth up one an hardly tell how. Its ways are unaccountable and inexplicable, being answerable to the numberless...
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A Thousand Thoughts from Various Authors

Arthur B. Davison - 1880 - 374 páginas
...gesture passeth for it : sometimes an affected simplicity, sometimes a presumptuous bluntness, giveth it being : sometimes it riseth only from a lucky hitting...wresting obvious matter to the purpose ; often it consists in one knows not what, and springeth up one can hardly tell how. Its ways are unaccountable...
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Once a Week

1871
...on with other examples, until the great divine tersely concludes as follows: — "Often it consists in one knows not what, and springeth up one can hardly tell how." Other "learned Thebans" have tried their hands at defining wit, but the results have mostly been lamentable...
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A vocabulary of the philosophical Sciences

Charles P. Krauth - 1881
...sometimes a presumptuous bluntness give-th it being; sometimes it riseth from a lucky hitting upon what ia strange : sometimes from a crafty wresting obvious...purpose: often it consisteth in one knows not what, and SDringeth up one can hardly tell how/'' "True wit is like the brilliant stone Dug from the Indian mine;...
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The Life of Ralph Bernal Osborne, M.P.

Philip Henry Bagenal - 1884 - 371 páginas
...gesture passeth for it ; sometimes an affected simplicity, sometimes a presumptuous bluntness giveth it being ; sometimes it riseth only from a lucky hitting...matter to the purpose. Often it consisteth in one hardly knows what, and springcth up one can hardly tell how, being answerable to the numberless rovings...
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A System of Rhetoric

Charles William Bardeen - 1884 - 673 páginas
...affected simplicity, sometimes a presumptuous bluntness giveth it being ; sometimes it riseth only upon a lucky hitting upon what is strange ; sometimes from...matter to the purpose. Often it consisteth in one hardly knows what, and springeth up one can hardly tell how, being answerable to the numberless roviugs...
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A System of Rhetoric

Charles William Bardeen - 1884 - 673 páginas
...affected simplicity, sometimes a presumptuous bluntness giveth it being ; sometimes it riseth only upon a lucky hitting upon what is strange ; sometimes from...matter to the purpose. Often it consisteth in one liardly knows what, and spriugeth up one can hardly tell how, being answerable to the numberless rovings...
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