“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
Samuel Johnson (English Author)
Date of Death:
13 December 1784
Samuel Johnson , who is regularly referred to simply as Dr Johnson, is among England's best known literary figures. Dr Johnson was an essayist, poet, biographer, lexicographer and a critic of English Literature. Also considered to be a great wit and prose stylist, he was well known for his aphorisms. The single most quoted English writer after Shakespeare, Dr Johnson has been described as being among the most outstanding figures of 18th-century England.