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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 Works of ... Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral, and ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 304 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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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1847
...upon your own industry, and frugality, and prudence, though excellent things ; for they may all be blasted without the blessing of Heaven ; and, therefore,...Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no otherj' as Poor Richard says, and scarce in that; for it is true, ' We may give advice, but we cannot...
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Western Miscellany, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin Ells - American literature - 1778 - 392 pages
...much upon your own industry, and frugality, Jmd prudence, though excellent things; for they may all be blasted, without the blessing of heaven; and therefore...suffered, and was afterwards prosperous. "And now, to coaclude, "experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other," and scarce in that; for,...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin

Orville Luther Holley - Inventors - 1848 - 534 pages
...and frugality, and prudence, though excellent PRECEPT AND PRACTICE. 217 things ; for they may all 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 - 1849 - 304 pages
...much upon your own industry and frugality, and prudence, though excellent tilings; for the)r may be blasted without the blessing of Heaven : and therefore...Remember Job suffered and was afterwards prosperous. u And now to conclude, ' Experience keeps a dear school ; hut fools will learn in no other, and scarce...
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Notes and Queries, Volume 57

Questions and answers - 1878
...just three. So ended my experiment with a loss and a recollection that Benjamin Franklin once wrote, " Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other." WILLIAM WING. Steeple Aston, Oxford. "FIRST AN ENGLISHMAN AND THEN A WHIG " [5th S. ix. 127.) — The...
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London at table; or, How, when, and where to dine and order a dinner

1851
...in fuel. Rather go to bed supperless, than rise in debt. Get what you can, and what you got hold ; Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other, and scarcely in that, for we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct. They that will not be counselled...
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A Laconic Manual and Brief Remarker: Containing Over a Thousand Subjects ...

Charles Simmons - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1852 - 552 pages
...(Tryon), We rarely leani from the teachings of past ages, but only from our own experience. Franklin. Experience keeps a dear school; but fools will learn in no other, and scarcely in that. An empty purse, and building a great house, make a man wise, but sometimes too late....
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The Christian Philosopher & Metaphysician: A Series of Tracts, to be ...

John Lord - Anthroposophy - 1852
...fear is that they will not be heeded by the people for the reason expressed in the old proverb : ' ' Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other." I insert this document here to give it more permanence and a wider circulation. I am unable to pay...
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The Select Works of Benjamin Franklin: Including His Autobiography

Benjamin Franklin - Inventors - 1853 - 522 pages
...much upon your own industry, and frugality and prudence, though excellent things ; for they may all be blasted without the blessing of Heaven ; and therefore...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 we cannot give...
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