James Thomson, 1700 - 1748
oil on canvas after John Patoun (ca. 1746)
Born: 11 September 1700, Ednam, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Died: 27 August 1748, Richmond upon Thames, London, England, UK
James Thomson quotes:
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- Delightful task! To rear the tender thought,
To teach the young idea how to shoot. permalink
"Spring" in The Seasons (1746)
- Ingratitude is treason to mankind. permalink
- Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is when unadorned adorned the most. permalink
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