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" The first time I was in company with Foote was at Fitzherbert's. Having no good opinion of the fellow, I was resolved not to be pleased — and it is very difficult to please a man against his will. I went on eating my dinner pretty sullenly, affecting... "
The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ... - Seite 401
herausgegeben von - 1829
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The Book of Brighton: As it was and as it is

Charles Henry Ross - 1881 - 117 Seiten
..." Having no good opinion of the fellow, I was resolved not to be pleased," says the Doctor ; " and I went on eating my dinner pretty sullenly, affecting not to mind him. Sir, he was irresistible." And here is . DOCTOR JOHNSON. " Here Johnson comes, unblest with outward...
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Characteristics: Sketches and Essays

Addison Peale Russell - 1883 - 362 Seiten
...was at Fitzherbert's. Having no good opinion of the fellow, I was resolved not to be pleased ; and it is very difficult to please a man against his will....obliged to lay down my knife and fork, throw myself back upon my chair, and fairly laugh it out. No, sir, he was irresistible. He upon one' occasion experienced,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with The journal of a tour ..., Band 1

James Boswell - 1884
...was at Fitzherbert's. Having no good opinion of the fellow, I was resolved not to be pleased ; and it is very difficult to please a man against his will....obliged to lay down my knife and fork, throw myself back upon my chair, and fairly laugh it out. No, Sir, he was irresistible. 1 He upon one occasion experienced,...
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Doctor Johnson: His Life, Works & Table Talk

James Macaulay - 1884 - 156 Seiten
...Foote was at Fitzherbert's. Having no good opinion of the fellow, I was resolved not to be pleased; and it is very difficult to please a man against his will....that I was obliged to lay down my knife and fork, and fairly laugh it out. No, sir, he was irresistible." * JOHNSON'S AGILITY. HEN there was "no fool...
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The Living Age ..., Band 166

1885
...at Fitzherbert's, said :" Having no good opinion of the fellow, I was resolved not tobe pleased; and it is very difficult to please a man against his will....and fairly laugh it out. Sir, he was irresistible !" Numerous other anecdotes are related of the ready wit of Foote, but his wit by no means exhausted...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Band 42;Band 105

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1885
...Fitzherbert's, said, " Having no good opinion of the fellow, I was resolved not to be pleased ; and it is very difficult to please a man against his will....and fairly laugh it out. Sir, he was irresistible !" Numerous other anecdotes are related of the ready wit of Foote, but his wit by no means exhausted...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Band 138

1885
...Johnson's meeting with Foote at Fitzherbert's dinner-table : " I was resolved not to be pleased ; . . . but the dog was so very comical, that I was obliged to lay down my knife and fork and laugh it out. No, sir — he was irresistible." Winstanley was so pleasant a companion that Moray...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life (v.l, 1709-1765; v.2 1765-1776; v.3, 1776 ...

James Boswell - 1887
...fellow, I was resolved not to be pleased ; and it is very difficult to please a man against his will4. I went on eating my dinner pretty sullenly, affecting...obliged to lay down my knife and fork, throw myself back upon my chair, and fairly during his mayoralty, had presented ' See ante, ii. 154. an Address, 'the...
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Life of Samuel Johnson

Francis Richard Charles Grant - 1887 - 173 Seiten
...Foote was at Fitzherbert's. Having no good opinion of the fellow I was resolved not to be pleased. I went on eating my dinner pretty sullenly, affecting...obliged to lay down my knife and fork, throw myself back upon my chair and fairly laugh it out. No, sir, he was irresistible. . . . " Mr. Arthur Lee mentioned...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life (v.l, 1709-1765; v.2 1765-1776; v.3, 1776 ...

James Boswell - 1887
...fellow, I was resolved not to be pleased; and it is very difficult to please a man against his will4. I went on eating my dinner pretty sullenly, affecting...obliged to lay down my knife and fork, throw myself back upon my chair, and fairly daring his mayoralty, had presented an Address, 'the King himself owned he...
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