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" three removes are as bad as a fire ;' and again, 'keep thy shop, and thy shop will keep thee ;* and again, ' if you would have your business done, go ; if not, send.' And again, ' He that by the plough would thrive, Himself must either hold or drive... "
The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Including a Sketch of the Rise and Progress ... - Page 338
1826 - 407 pages
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 13

1833
...I must look carefully after my own concerns ; and I keep in mind a maxim my Father used to quote, " He that by the plough would thrive, Himself must either hold or drive." Benson. — Assuredly, if we neglect our concerns, we cannot expect them to prosper : neglect cannot...
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Benjamin Franklin's Way to Wealth: And William Penn's Maxims ...

Benjamin Franklin - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1834 - 192 pages
...ofl.reiuoved family, That throve BO well as those that settled be ' And again, 'Three removes are as bad as fire:' and again, 'Keep thy shop, and thy shop will...your business done, go; if not, send.' And again, 1 He that by the plough would thrive, Himself must either hold or drive.' And again, 'The eye of the...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humourous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1834 - 290 pages
...oft-removed tree, Nor yet an oft-removed family, That throre so well as one that settled be.' •' And, again, ' Three removes are as bad as a fire, and again, ' Keep thy shop, and thy shop will keep Uiee;' and again, ' If you would have your buiineii done, go ; if not, send.' And again, ' He that...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humourous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - American essays - 1834 - 290 pages
...family, That throve so well as one that settled he." And again, ' Three removes are UH had as a fire i and again, ' Keep thy shop, and thy shop will keep thee :' and again, ' If you would have your husiness done, go; if not, send.' And again, ' He that hy the plough would thrive Himself must e,ther...
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Rural Repository, Volumes 10-11

1834
...to-day is worth two to-morrows. Handle your tools without mittens — a cat in gloves catches no mice. He that by the plough would thrive, Himself must either hold or drive. The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands. Not to oversee workmen is to leave them...
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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - Statesmen - 1836
...saw an oft.removed tree, Nor yet an oft-removed family, That throve so well as those that settled be. And again, Three removes are as bad as a fire ; and...Himself must either hold or drive. And again, The eye of a master will do more ivark than both his hands ; and again, Want of care does us more damage than...
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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - Statesmen - 1836 - 584 pages
...saw an oft-removed tree. Nor yet an oft-removed family, That throve so well as those that settled be. And again, Three removes are as bad as a fire ; and...the plough would thrive, Himself must either hold or drioe. And again, The eye of a master mil do more work than both his hands ; and again, Want of care...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Autobiographical memory - 1837 - 328 pages
...an oft-removed tree, Nor vet an oft-removed family, That throve so well as those tliat settled be.' And again, ' Three removes are as bad as a fire; '...must either hold or drive.' And again, 'The eye of a master will do more work than both his hands;' and again, 'Want of care does us more damage than...
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The Life and Miscellaneous Writings of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1839 - 86 pages
...on oft removed troo, Nor yet an oft removed family. That throve to well as those that settled be.' And again, ' Three removes are as bad as a fire ;'...your business done, go ; if not, send.' And again, 1 He that by the plough would thrive, Himself must either hold or drive.' And again, ' The eye of a...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humourous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Inventors - 1839 - 224 pages
...an oft-removed tree, Nor yet an oft-removed family, That throve so well as one that settled be." " He that by the plough would thrive, Himself must either...drive." And again, " The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands ;" and again, " Want of care does us more damage than want of knowledge ;"...
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