Samuel Johnson

(1709 - 1784 / Lichfield / England)

Samuel Johnson Poems

1. A Short Song Of Congratulation 4/7/2010
2. Anacreon: Ode 9 4/7/2010
3. Autumn 4/7/2010
4. Burlesque 4/7/2010
5. Drury-Lane Prologue Spoken By Mr. Garrick 12/31/2002
6. Epitaph On Sir Thomas Hanmer, Bart. 4/7/2010
7. Evening Ode 4/7/2010
8. Friendship 4/7/2010
9. From Boethius 4/7/2010
10. From Boethius: De Consolatione Philosophiae; Book Ii. Metre 2. 4/7/2010
11. From Boethius: De Consolatione Philosophiae; Book Ii. Metre 4. 4/7/2010
12. From Boethius: De Consolatione Philosophiae; Book Iii. Metre 5 4/7/2010
13. From The Medea Of Euripides 4/7/2010
14. from The Vanity of Human Wishes 7/28/2016
15. Gnothi Seauton 4/7/2010
16. Horace: Book 1, Ode 22 4/7/2010
17. Horace: Book 1, Ode 22 4/7/2010
18. Horace: Book Ii. Ode 9 4/7/2010
19. Horace: Book Iv. Ode 7 4/7/2010
20. Inspiration 4/7/2010
21. Lines 4/7/2010
22. London - In Imitation Of The Third Satire Of Juvenal 4/7/2010
23. On Hearing Miss Thrale Consulting With A Friend About A Gown And Hat 4/7/2010
24. On Lyce - An Elderly Lady 4/7/2010
25. On Seeing A Bust Of Mrs. Montague 4/7/2010
26. On The Death Of Mr. Robert Levet, A Practiser In Physic 1/1/2004
27. On The Death Of Stephen Grey, F.R.S. 4/7/2010
28. One And Twenty 1/1/2004
29. Parody Of A Translation From The Medea Of Euripides 4/7/2010
30. Part Of The Dialogue Between Hector And Andromache 4/7/2010
31. Song 4/7/2010
32. Spring 4/7/2010
33. Stella In Mourning 4/7/2010
34. Summer 4/7/2010
35. The City Of God 4/7/2010
36. The Natural Beauty 4/7/2010
37. The Vanity Of Human Wishes 1/1/2004
38. The Vanity Of Wealth 4/7/2010
39. The Winter's Walk 4/7/2010
40. The Young Author 4/7/2010

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Best Poem of Samuel Johnson

On The Death Of Mr. Robert Levet, A Practiser In Physic

CONDEMN'D to Hope's delusive mine,
As on we toil from day to day,
By sudden blasts or slow decline
Our social comforts drop away.

Well tried through many a varying year,
See Levet to the grave descend,
Officious, innocent, sincere,
Of every friendless name the friend.

Yet still he fills affection's eye,
Obscurely wise and coarsely kind;
Nor, letter'd Arrogance, deny
Thy praise to merit unrefined.

When fainting nature call'd for aid,
And hov'ring death prepared the blow,
His vig'rous remedy display'd
The power of art without the ...

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One And Twenty

LONG-EXPECTED one and twenty
Ling'ring year at last has flown,
Pomp and pleasure, pride and plenty
Great Sir John, are all your own.

Loosen'd from the minor's tether,
Free to mortgage or to sell,
Wild as wind, and light as feather
Bid the slaves of thrift farewell.

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