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" ... be blasted, without the blessing of Heaven: and therefore 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,... "
The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Including a Sketch of the Rise and Progress ... - Page 342
1826 - 407 pages
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The Life and Miscellaneous Writings of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1839 - 86 pages
...mueh upon your own industry, and frugality, and prudenee, though exeellent things ; for they may be blasted without the blessing of Heaven : and therefore ask that blessing humbly, and be not uneharitable to those that at present seem to want it, but eomfort and help them. Remember Job suffered,...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Political science - 1840 - 320 pages
...much upon your own industry, and frugality, and prudence, though excellent things ; for they may be blasted without the blessing of Heaven : and therefore...comfort and help them. Remember Job suffered, and was afterward prosperous. ' And now to conclude : ' Experience keeps a dear school ; but fools will learn...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Political science - 1840 - 320 pages
...that at present seem to want it, but comfort and help them. Remember Job suffered, and was afterward prosperous. ' And now to conclude : ' Experience keeps a dear school ; but fools will learn in uo other, and scarce in that ; for it is true, we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct,' as...
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Practical Morality, Or, A Guide to Men and Manners: Consisting of Lord ...

Conduct of life - 1841 - 275 pages
...upon your own industry, and frugality, and prudence, though excellent things ; for they may te all blasted, without the blessing of Heaven ; and, therefore,...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...
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The General Baptist repository, and Missionary observer [afterw.] The ...

1868
...common than for experience to be spoken of as a teacher. Benjamin Franklin has somewhere said that "experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other, and scarcely in that ;" and when an accident has happened to us, or we have made a mistake, we often say,...
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Lessons for young persons in humble life [by E. Frank].

Elizabeth Frank - 1842
...BLESSING of HEAVEN, H 6 Therefore, ask that blessing humbly : and be not uncharitable to those who at present seem to want it, but comfort and help them....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...
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Levende dansk lyrik: fra folkevisen til drachmann

Poul P. M. Pedersen - Danish poetry - 1844 - 580 pages
...upon your own industry, and frugality, and prudence, though excellent things ; for they may all be blasted, without the blessing of Heaven ; and, therefore,...help them Remember, Job suffered, and was afterwards pros perous. "And now, to conclude, Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other,...
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The Congressional Globe ...

United States. Congress - United States - 1844
...than the people of the free States dreamed of in their philosophy. It was an old copy-book maxim that experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other. He could only express the hope that hereafter the democracy of the North would not prove themselves...
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Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 320 pages
...4. Constant occupation, prevents temptation. 5. Courage — ought to have eyes, as well as ears. 6. Experience — keeps a dear school ; but fools will learn in no other. 7, Follow the wise few, rather than th« foolish many. 8. Good actions are the best sacrifice. 9. He...
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Life of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 224 pages
...not uncharitahle to those that at present seem to want it, hut comfort and help them. Rememher Joh suffered, and was afterwards prosperous. And now, to conclude, "Experience keeps a dear school ; hut fools will learn in no other, and scarce in that ; for it is true, we may give advice, hut we...
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