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" ... ask that blessing humbly, and be not uncharitable to those that at present seem to want it, but comfort and help them. Remember Job suffered, and was afterwards prosperous. And now, to conclude, " experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn... "
Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose - Page 1045
by Vicesimus Knox - 1797
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Including a Sketch of the Rise and Progress ...

1826 - 407 pages
...And now, to conclude, ' Experience keeps a dear school ; but fools will learn in no other, and scarce in that ; for it is true, we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct,' as poor Richard says. However, remember this, ' They that will not be counselled, cannot be helped,'...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Including a Sketch of the Rise and Progress ...

1826 - 407 pages
...And now, to conclude, ' Experience keeps a dear school; but fools will learn in no other, and scarce in that ; for it is true, we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct,' as poor Richard says. However, remember this, ' They that will not be counselled, cannot be helped,'...
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Laconics; or, The best words of the best authors [ed. by J. Timbs ..., Volume 2

Laconics, John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829 - 360 pages
...desert. Speetator. cccc. Experience keeps a dear school; but fools will learn in no other, and scarce in that; for it is true, we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct. However, they that will not be counselled, cannot be helped, and if you will not hear reason, she will surely...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 2

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...desert. Speetator. cccc. Experience keeps a dear school; but fools will learn in no other, and scarce in that; for it is true, we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct. However, they that will not be counselled, cannot be helped, and if you will not hear reason; she will surely...
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The Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1830 - 300 pages
...'Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other,' as Poor Richard says, and scarce in that; for, it is true, ' We may give advice, but...be helped;' and farther, that 'If you will not hear Reason, she will surely rap your knuckles,' as Poor Richard says." 21 Thus the old gentleman ended...
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Practical Morality; Or, A Guide to Men and Manners: Consisting of Lord ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - Conduct of life - 1831 - 275 pages
...Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other," as Poor Richard says, and scarcely in that ; for, it is true, " We may give advice, but we cannot give conduct :" However, rememher this, " They that will not he counselled cannot he helped !" and farther, that, " If you will...
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The Bristol Job Nott, Or, Labouring Man's Friend, Issue 1

Working class - 1832
...in no other,' as Poor Richard says, and scarce in that ; for it is true; ' We may give advice, bnt we cannot give conduct.' However, remember this, '...helped;' and farther, that ' If you will not hear Reason, she will surely rap your knuckles/ as Poor Richard »ays." ', Ttras the old gentleman «tided...
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Supplement to the Connecticut Courant: Containing Tales, Travels ..., Volume 3

1832
...Toytor'* Guide to Devotion. EXPERIENCE keeps a dear school ; but fooli will learn in no other, and scarce in that ; for it is true we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct. However, thej who will not be counselled, cannot be helped, and if you will not hear Reason, she will surely...
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Benjamin Franklin's Way to Wealth: And William Penn's Maxims ...

Benjamin Franklin - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1834 - 192 pages
...Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other,' as Poor Richard says, and scarce in that ; for it is true, ' We may give advice, but...helped ;' and farther, that, ' If you will not hear, Reason, she will surely rap your knuckles,' as Poor Richard says." Thus the old gentleman ended his...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: With Many Choice Anecdotes and Admirable ...

Mason Locke Weems - Statesmen - 1835 - 239 pages
...experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other," as poor Richard says, and scarce in thatj for it is true, *' we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct;" however, retnember this, "they thaf will not be counselled cannot be' helped; and farther, that " if you will...
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