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" You may think, perhaps, that a little tea, or a little punch now and then, diet a little more costly, clothes a little finer, and a little entertainment now and then, can be no great matter ; but remember, ' many a little makes a mickle.' Beware of little... "
Essays and letters - Page 79
by Benjamin Franklin, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress) - 1820 - 340 pages
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Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces: Arranged Under the ...

Benjamin Franklin - United States - 1779 - 567 pages
...moreover, " Fools make feafts, and wife men eat them." ' Here you are all got together to this fale of ' fineries and nick-nacks. You call them goods ; but, if you do not take care, they will prove evils to fomeofyou. You expedt they will be fold cheap, and, perhaps, they may for lefs than they coft...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 62

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1780
...moreover, " Fools make feafts, and wife men eat them." ' Here you are all got together to this fale of fineries and nick-nacks. You call them goods ; but, if you do not take care, they will prove evils to fome of you. You expect they will be fold cheap, and, perhaps, they may for lefs than they...
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the monthly review or literary journal: from january to june, inclusive,. m ...

several hands - 1780
...moreover, " Fools make feafts, and wife men eat them." * Here you are all got together to this fale of fineries and . nick-nacks. You call them goods ; but, if you do not take care, they will prove evils to fome of you. You expe£t they will be fold cheap, and, perhaps, they may for lefs than they...
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Preceptive, Moral, and Sentimental Pieces: On the Duties of the Young, Issue 10

Chapbooks - 1796 - 20 pages
...entertainment now and thenj can be no great matter ; but remember, " Many a little makes amickle." Beware of little expenses; " A small leak will sink...goods: but, if you do not take care, they will prove evils to some of you. You expect they will be $cJd cheap, and, perhaps, thejr '•' ..>..»«..«.....
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose ..., Volume 2

1797 - 1120 pages
...moreover, " Fools make fealts, and \vife men eat them." Here you are all got together to this falc of fineries and nick-nacks. You call them goods; but, if you do not t;ike care they will prove evils to feme of you. You expect they will be lo'd chenp, and pcr'naps they...
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The Immortal Mentor, Or, Man's Unerring Guide to a Healthy, Wealthy, and ...

Luigi Cornaro - Conduct of life - 1802 - 321 pages
...wife men eat them." Here you are all got together to this fale of fineries and - -; nicknick-nacks. You call them goods ; but if you do not take care, they will prove evils to fome of you. You expect they will be fold cheap, and, perhaps, they may for lefs than they...
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Poor Richard; or, The way to wealth

Benjamin Franklin - 1820
...great matter ; hut remember what poor Richard says, ' Many a little makes a mickle .' and farther, ' Beware of little expenses ; a small leak will sink a great ship;' and again, 'Who dainties love, shall beggars prove ;' and moreover, ' Fools make feasts and wise men...
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Select Pieces

Benjamin Franklin - American literature - 1804 - 59 pages
...little makes a meikle;" and further, " Beware of Httle expenses ; a small leak will sink a great ship ;" and again, " Who dainties love, shall beggars prove...wise men eat them." Here you are all got together at this sale of fineries and nicknacks. You call them goods; but if you do not take care, they will...
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The gleaner; or, Entertainment for the fire-side [compiled by J. Watson].

Gleaner - 1805
...Beware of little expences; "A small leak will sink agréât ship," as poor Richard says; and again, And moreover, "Fools make feasts, and wise men eat...goods ; but, if you do not take care, they will prove evils to some of you. You expect they will be sold cheap, and perhaps they may for less than they cost;...
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The complete works ... of ... Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1806
...then, can be no great matter; but remember, " many a little makes a mickle." Beware of little expences; "a small leak will sink a great ship," as poor Richard...goods, but if you do not take care, they will prove evils to some of you, You expect they will be sold cheap, and perhaps they may, for less than they...
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