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" I'd have you remember that when poverty comes in at the door, love flies out at the window. "
The New Monthly Magazine - Page 279
1852
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Mentor, Or, The Moral Conductor of Youth: From the Academy to Manhood ...

David Morrice - Moral education - 1801 - 286 pages
...exert yourselves for their support; and, though it is a received proverb among men of the world, that "when poverty comes in at the door love flies out at the window," yet it will be found completely false, where there is true love ; and you must learn to separate the...
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 3

1807
...men and manners, I am more inclined to echo the adage of our old nurse, who used to tell us, that *' When Poverty comes in at the door, Love flies out at the window." And yet, dear friend, one would wish that fortune should be but a secondary consideration in the choice...
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The baptist Magazine

1864
...some expressions of dissatisfaction being uttered, one of our elder brethen quoted the old proverb, " when poverty comes in at the door, love flies out at the window," and no more was said. In feet the crisis has been looked at in a generous spirit. It is believed that...
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The guide to domestic happiness [by W. Giles].

William Giles - Marriage - 1811 - 244 pages
...earthly joy f Thy gifts, O fortnne> 1 resign, Let her aiul poverty be mine! I know it is said, That when poverty comes in at the door, love flies out at the window. But why should this be thought strange ? The marriages to which the remark is applicable were originally...
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Proverbs, Chiefly Taken from the Adagia of Erasmus, with ..., Volume 1

Robert Bland - Proverbs - 1814 - 139 pages
...sunt. Poverty has, at times, the power of destroying even the affection of a parent to his offspring. " When poverty comes in at the door, love flies out at the window." In extreme poverty, the mind is too intensely employed in procuring sustenance, to have leisure to...
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The European Magazine, and London Review, Volume 73

1818
...real sufferings of an unavailing repentance. Every old woman in the parish ba« an Shswer ready, ' When Poverty comes in at the door, Love flies out at the window'—' Marry in haste, and repent at leisure' — And what think you will become of affection when dissatisfaction...
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Oakwood Hall: A Novel; Including a Description of the Lakes of Cumberland ...

Catherine Hutton - Lake District (England) - 1819
...Very fine, indeed, if it will but hold ! but your two hundred a year won't main tain a family; and when poverty comes in at the door, love flies out at the window." " My Margaret's habits of economy will keep out the fiend," said Millichamp ; " and, if I err, she...
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Gesta Romanorum, Or, Entertaining Moral Stories: Invented by the ..., Volume 1

Charles Swan - Latin prose literature, Medieval and modern - 1824
...represented by three persons. The three dukes are the devil, the world, and the flesh ; when they die, * When Poverty comes in at the door, Love flies out at the window — ENGLISH PROVERB. that is, when the soul repents of her sins, do not again be united to them. TALE...
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Select Proverbs of All Nations: Illustrated with Notes and Comments. To ...

John Wade - Proverbs - 1824 - 215 pages
...thither ; the third is thwick-thwack ; the fourth, the devil take them that brought thee and I together. When poverty comes in at the door, love flies out at the window. Who has a bad wife, has purgatory for a neighbour. — Italian. Who is a cnckold, and conceals it,...
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Gesta Romanorum, or, Entertaining moral stories tr. with ..., Volume 1

Romani - 1824
...represented by three persons. The three dukes are the devil, the world, and the flesh ; when they die, * When Poverty comes in at the door, Love flies out at the window.— ENGLISH PROVERB. 1 that is, when the soul repents of her sins, do not again be united to them. TALE...
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