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" If the man who turnips cries, Cry not when his father dies, 'Tis a proof that he had rather Have a turnip than his father. "
The European Magazine: And London Review - Страница 143
1786
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Johnsonian Miscellanies, Том 1

Samuel Johnson - 1897
...the same manner as the lion does : Tis a mere play of words (added he), and you might as well say, that If the man who turnips cries, Cry not when his father dies, Tis a proof that he had rather Have a turnip than his father.' And this humour is of the same sort with which he answered the friend...
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Pages from a Private Diary

Henry Charles Beeching - 1898 - 352 страница
...very subtle fallacy. The play upon the word " loss " reminds me of Johnson's famous epigram — " If a man who ' turnips' cries, Cry not when his father dies, 'Tis a proof that he would rather Have a turnip than his father." The fact is, man is a social animal, and when something...
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Pages from a Private Diary

Henry Charles Beeching - 1899 - 352 страница
...very subtle fallacy. The play upon the word " loss" reminds me of Johnson's famous epigram— " If a man who 'turnips' cries, Cry not when his father dies, 'Tis a proof that he would rather Have a turnip than his father." The fact is, man is a social animal, and when something...
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PAPERS OF THE Manchester Literary Club

Manchester Literary Club - 1899
...a toper. We mentioned to P. Expeditus those verses which Dr. Johnson burlesqued from Lope de Vega: If the man who turnips cries Cry not when his father dies, 'Tis a proof that he would rather Have a turnip than his father. When next we saw him he had given a new and ingenious turn...
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An Appendix to the Rowfant Library: A Catalogue of the Printed Books ...

Frederick Locker-Lampson, Godfrey Locker Lampson - 1900 - 181 страница
...however, a certain dry humour in the following lines by the Doctor: " If a man who turnips cries, Cries not when his father dies, Tis a proof that he had rather Have a turnip than his father." Half Marbled Calf, paper sides. JOHNSON, SAMUEL. Irene : A Tragedy....
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The Handbook of Oratory: A Cyclopedia of Authorities on Oratory as an Art ...

William Vincent Byars - 1901 - 533 страница
...divide A hair, 'twixt south and southwest side. — Butler: 'Huditms.' If a man who turnips cries. Cries not when his father dies, "Tis a proof that he had rather Have a turnip than his father. — Dr. Johnson: "Johnsoniana.' Piosti. LOVE Men have died from time...
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The Cyclopedia of Oratory: A Handbook of Authorities on Oratory as an Art ...

W. V. Byars - 1901 - 557 страница
...divide A hair, 'twixt south and southwest side. — Butler: 4fudibras* If a man who turnips cries, Cries not when his father dies, 'Tis a proof that he had rather Have a turnip than his father. — Dr. Johnson: • Johnsoniana.* Piozxi. LOVE Men have died from time...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

John Bartlett - 1903 - 1158 страница
...drives fat oxen should himself be fat.1 /$«. Blown about with every wind of criticism.8 Chap.x. 1784. If the man who turnips cries Cry not when his father dies, 'T is a proof that he had rather Have a turnip than his father. Joknsoniana. Pi,att, 30. He was a very...
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Sovereign Woman Versus Mere Man: A Medley of Quotations

1905 - 91 страница
...blissfully content with the joy of the present hOUr. Amelia E. Barr. If a man who turnips cries, Cries not when his father dies, 'Tis a proof that he had rather Have a turnip than his father. Samuel Johnson. 21 •V" •s. As I am fonder of little girls than I...
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De Quincey's The English Mail-coach and Joan of Arc

Thomas De Quincey - 1905 - 121 страница
...(added he) " — Johnson is speaking of certain " verses by Lopez de Vega" — " and you might as well " If the man who turnips cries, Cry not when his father dies, 'T is a proof that he had rather Have a turnip than his father." This reference is given in Bartlett's...
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