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" So much for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own business ; but to these we must add frugality, if we would make our industry more certainly successful. A man may, if he knows not how to save as he gets, keep his nose all his life to the grindstone,... "
Preceptive, Moral, and Sentimental Pieces: On the Duties of the Young - Page 3
1796 - 20 pages
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Political science - 1840 - 320 pages
...;' being overtaken and slain by the enemy, all for want of a little cure ahout a horse-shoe nail. ' So much for industry, my friends, and attention to...groat at last.' ' A fat kitchen makes a lean will,' as poor Richard says : ' Many estates are spent in the getting ; Since women for tea forsook spinning...
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Selections from Jeremy Taylor [and others] designed to assist in forming the ...

Edward Stanley Bosanquet - 1840
...being overtaken and slain by the enemy ; and all for want of a little care about a horse- shoe nail. A man may, if he knows not how to save as he gets, " keep his nose all his life to the grind-stoae and die not worth a groat at the last. A fat kitchen makes a lean will." What maintains...
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Practical Morality, Or, A Guide to Men and Manners: Consisting of Lord ...

Conduct of life - 1841 - 275 pages
...III. ' So much for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own business : but to these we roust add frugality, if we would make our industry more...a groat at last. A fat kitchen makes a lean will." MI " Many oitatei are spent in petting, Sioee women for tea forsook spinning and kaitiinir , And m*n...
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Lessons for young persons in humble life [by E. Frank].

Elizabeth Frank - 1842
...To industry, and attention to our own business, we must add frugality, if we would make our industry successful. A man may, if he knows not how to save...a groat at last. A fat kitchen makes a lean will." " Many estates are spent in the getting, Since women, for tea, forsook spinning and knitting, And men,...
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Levende dansk lyrik: fra folkevisen til drachmann

Poul P. M. Pedersen - Danish poetry - 1844 - 580 pages
...being overtaken and slain by the enemy ; all for want of a little care about a horse-shoe nail. "III. So much for industry, my friends, and attention to...the grindstone, and die not worth a groat at last. Jl fat kitchen makes a lean will ; and Many estates are spent in the gitting, Since teamen for tea...
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The Works of ... Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral, and ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 304 pages
...ahout a horse-shoe nail. "So much for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own husiness; hut to these we must add frugality, if we would make our...groat at last.' 'A fat kitchen makes a lean will,' as poor Richard says; and, 'Many estates are spent in the getting, Since women for tea forsook spinning...
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Life of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 224 pages
...ahout a horse-shoe nail." So much for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own husiness ; hut to these we must add frugality, if we would make our...groat at last." "A fat kitchen makes a lean will," as poor Richard says; and, " Many estates are spent in the getting ; Since women for tea forsook spinning...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1847
...being overtaken and slain by the enemy; all for want of a little care about a horse-shoe nail. " III. So much for industry, my friends, and attention to...worth a groat at last. A fat kitchen makes a lean will ; ' and, ' Many estates are spent in the getting, Since women for tea forsook spinning and knitting,...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesman - 1848 - 288 pages
...care about a horse-shoe nail. " So much for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own busmess ; but to these we must add frugality, if we would make...groat at last.' ' A fat kitchen makes a lean will,' as poor Richard says ; and, ' Many estates are spent in the getting ; Stuce women for tea forsook spinning...
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Western Miscellany, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin Ells - American literature - 1778 - 384 pages
...being overtaken and slain by the enemy; all for want of a little- care abont a horse shoe nail. III. "So much for industry, my friends, and attention to..."keep his nose all his life to the grindstone, and die uot worth a groat at last — a fat kitchen makes a lean will;" and "Many estates are spent in the...
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