Sunday, September 04, 2011


Making the Most of Every Minute

Boswell: The Ominous Years, 1774-1776, edd. Charles Ryskamp and Frederick A. Pottle (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1963), p. 217 (January 11, 1776):
Began to read Macquer's Chemistry while I was at stool, and thought that by getting a habit of reading it while at that operation, I would get through it by degrees, and each portion of it would be keenly seized.
Related post: A Place for Reading.

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