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The love of Retirement has, in all ages, adhered closely to those minds which have been most enlarged by knowledge, or elevated by genius. Those who enjoyed every thing generally supposed to confer happiness have been forced to seek it in the shades of privacy.

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Source Notes: The Rambler (10 April 1750).

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Dr. Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) was an English critic, poet and essayist.

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