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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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Western Miscellany, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin Ells - American literature - 1778 - 384 pages
..."And now, to coaclude, "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...remember this, "they that will not be counselled cannot bo helped;" and farther, that "if you will not hear reason she will surely rap your knuckles," as poor...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin

Orville Luther Holley - Inventors - 1848 - 468 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 can not give conduct. However, remember this : They that will not be counselled, can not be helped...
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The Select Works of Benjamin Franklin: Including His Autobiography

Benjamin Franklin - Inventors - 1853 - 488 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...that will not be counselled cannot be helped ;' and further, that ' if you will not hear reason she will surely rap your knuckles,' as poor Richard says."...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 33

1853
...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...They that will not be counselled cannot be helped,' as Poor Richard says." Thus the old gentleman ended his harangue. I found the good man had thoroughly...
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The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1853 - 432 pages
...Terence. EXPERIENCE. — 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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Logic for the Million; a Familiar Exposition of the Art of Reasoning

James William Gilbart - Logic - 1854 - 392 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...that will not be counselled, cannot be helped;' and further, that, 'If you will not hear reason, she will surely rap your knuckles,' as poor Richard says."...
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American Classical Authors

Ludwig Herrig - American literature - 1854 - 553 pages
...fools will learn in »o other,-" äs poor Richard says, and scarce H«rl|t, Americ»n. Literatur. II. in that; for, it is true, „we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct:" however, remember (his, „they that will not be counselled cannot be helped;" and fariher, that „if you will not hear...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Written by Himself ; to which is Added His ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1855 - 375 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 counseled, cannot be helped,'...
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Hand-book of American Literature, Historical, Biographical, and Critical

Joseph Gostwick - American literature - 1856 - 319 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...that will not be counselled, cannot be helped ;' and, further, that ' If you will not hear Reason, she will surely rap your knuckles,' as Poor Richard says."...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1856
...learn in no other,' as Poor Richard says, and scarce in that ; for it is true, ' We may give ndvice, but we cannot give conduct.' However, remember this, ' They that will not bo counselled, cannot be helped : ' and farther, that, ' If you will not hear reason. she will surely...
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