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图书 共有 60 册关于“... should be easy, in the nature of things it cannot be: there must always be some...”的图书,以下是第 51 - 60 册。
" ... should be easy, in the nature of things it cannot be: there must always be some degree of care and anxiety. The master of the house is anxious to entertain his guests; the guests are anxious to be agreeable to him : and no man, but a very impudent... "
Rambles by Rivers: The Thames - 第159页
作者:James Thorne - 1847
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [Followed by] The journal of a tour to ..., 第 2 卷

James Boswell - 1851
...French for not having, in any perfection, the tavern life. " There is no private house," said he, " in which people can enjoy themselves so well as at...grandeur, ever so much elegance, ever so much desire that every body should be easy, in the nature of things it cannot be: there must always be some degree of...
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Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1916 - 344 页
...the French for not having, in any perfection, the tavern life. "There is no private house, (said he,) in which people can enjoy themselves so well, as at...much grandeur, ever so much elegance, ever so much desife that everybody should be easy ; in the nature of things it cannot be ; there must always be...
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The Open Fire: And Other Essays

William Valentine Kelley - 1922 - 346 页
..."There is no private house in which guests can enjoy themselves so freely as in a capital inn. Though there be ever so great plenty of good things, ever so much grandeur and elegance, ever so much desire to make the guest feel easy; in the very nature of the case it cannot...
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Doctor Johnson

A. Edward Newton - 1923
...sir. Dr. JOHNSON. Yes, sir, on Snow Hill, and a most excellent inn it is ; there is no private house in which people can enjoy themselves so well as at a capital inn. I sometimes think a tavern chair is the throne of human felicity. Mr. BOSWELL. But, sir, as I...
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The Dartmouth, 第 1 卷

1867
...is no place where people can enjoy themselves as at a capital tavern. Let there be ever so great a plenty of good things, ever so much grandeur, ever...ever so much desire that everybody should be easy, there will always be a certain degree of restraint in a private house. The host is anxious to entertain...
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Blue-collar Aristocrats: Life-styles at a Working-class Tavern

E. E. LeMasters - 1975 - 218 页
...English wit, is reported by Boswell to have once paid this tribute to taverns: "There is no private house in which people can enjoy themselves so well, as at a capital tavern."3 This seemed to be true of The Oasis in the 1960s. Later on, the owner-operator developed...
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The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

Robert Andrews - 1993 - 1092 页
...(1728-74), Anglo-Irish author, poet, playwright. The Deserted Village. 7 There is no private house .. If you try to . . . No, Sir; there is nothing which has yet been contrived by man by which so much happiness is produced...
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Famous Lines: A Columbia Dictionary of Familiar Quotations

Robert Andrews - 1997 - 625 页
...news much older than their ale went round. OLIVER GOLDSMITH, (1728-1774) 4 There is no private house in which people can enjoy themselves so well as at a capital tavern.... No, Sir; there is nothing which has yet been contrived by man by which so much happiness is produced...
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Rum Punch & Revolution: Taverngoing & Public Life in Eighteenth Century ...

Peter Thompson - 1999 - 265 页
...Johnson expatiated to James Boswell on England's taverns and inns; "There is no private house, (said he), in which people can enjoy themselves so well, as at a capital tavern. . . . No, Sir; there is nothing which has yet been contrived by man, by which so much happiness is...
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All the Year Round

1890
...of port wine. We know Johnson's opinion of inns. "There is no private house," he once argued, " at which people can enjoy themselves so well as at a capital tavern. There is a general freedom from anxiety. You are sure you are welcome ; and the more noise you make,...
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