The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order : a Series of His Epistolary Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons : and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published : the Whole Exhibiting a View of Literature and Literary Men in Great-Britain, for Near Half a Century, During which He Flourished : in Two Volumes, Volum 2
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And in the particular case of our family , I apprehended that we were under an
implied obligation , in honour and good faith , to transmit the estate by the same
tenure which we held it , which was as heirs male , excluding nearer females .
He that , by selling or squandering , may disinherit a whole family , may certainly
difnherit part , by a partial settlement , « Laws are formed by the manners and
exigencies of particular times , and it is but accidental that they last longer than
If these axioms be allowed , you have arrived now at full liberty without the help of
particular circumstances , which , however , have in your case great weight . You
very rightly observe , that he who passing by his brother gave the inheritance ...
A merchant seldom thinks but of his own particular trade . To write a good book
upon it , a man must have extensive views . It is not necessary to have practised ,
to write well upon a subject . ” I mentioned law as a subject on which no man ...
If I owe a particular man a sum of money , I am obliged to let that man have the
next money I get , and cannot in justice let another have it : but if I owe money to
no man , I may dispose of what I get as I please . There is not a debitum juftitiæ to
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