I was empowered to pay most liberally for his exertions ; and, would you believe it ! he was so absurd as to say ' I can earn as much as will supply my wants without writing for any party ; the assistance you offer is therefore unnecessary to me... Tracts for the people - Sayfa 137Tracts for the people tarafından - 1847Tam görünüm
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Oliver Goldsmith - 1906 - 278 sayfa
...Lord North's administration. Goldsmith's noble answer, as reported by his reverend friend, was — ' I can earn as much as will supply my wants without writing for any party ; the assistance therefore you offer is unnecessary to me." (Life, 1837, ii. 278.) There is a caricature portrait of...