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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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Materials for French prose composition, or selections from the best English ...

Ferdinand E A. Gasc - 1869
...be not uncharitable to those that at present seem to want it, but comfort and help them.3 Eemember Job suffered, and was afterwards prosperous. " And now, to conclude, ' Experience keeps a dear school,4 but fools will learn in no other, and scarce in that;6 for it is true, we may give advice,...
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 23

Henry Barnard - Education - 1872
...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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Proposed Constitutional Amendment to Balance the Federal Budget: Hearings ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on the Constitution - Budget - 1980 - 650 pages
...Senator Thurmond was asking; namely, how are we going to pay off these debts? Benjamin Franklin said, "experience keeps a dear school but fools will learn in no other." I, too, have come to the belief we are not going to change in any other way, we are going to have to...
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Popular Culture: An Introductory Text

Jack Nachbar, John G. Nachbar, Kevin Lausť - Social Science - 1992 - 504 pages
...feasts and wise men eat them. Experience If you will not hear reason, she will surely rap your knuckles. Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other. III. 1800s The religious tradition of the seventeenth century had attributed success to luck (some...
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Building Construction for the Fire Service

Francis L. Brannigan - Technology & Engineering - 2006 - 667 pages
...went unheeded. Fire fighters must learn not to wait for "experience." Wise old Ben Franklin told us, "Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other." In the fire service the price of experience is blood and grief. The post-tensioned collapse hazard...
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Preaching Proverbs: Wisdom for the Pulpit

Alyce M. McKenzie - Religion - 1996 - 170 pages
...sayings in Proverbs. "He that goes a-borrowing goes a-sorrowing." "Diligence is the mother of good luck." "Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other, and scarce in that." "Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes it." "Many estates are spent in the getting,...
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America's God and Country: Encyclopedia of Quotations

William J. Federer, William Joseph Federer - Literary Collections - 1994 - 845 pages
...ask that blessing humbly, and be not uncharitable to those that at the present seem to want [lack] it, but comfort and help them. Remember, Job suffered, and was afterwards prosperous.32 In his Autobiography, published in complete form in 1868, Franklin mentions a small book...
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7 Secrets to Successful Sales Management: The Sales Manager's Manual

Jack D. Wilner - Business & Economics - 1997 - 256 pages
...learn from it, we would be fools, indeed. Ben Franklin said it first in Poor Richard's Almanac (1757): Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other. Learning to Delegate You might think that once you are the sales manager, you will find it easy to...
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What Matters Most: The Power of Living Your Values

Hyrum W. Smith - Business & Economics - 2001 - 256 pages
...The process of amending our beliefs happens all the time. It's called experience. Ben Franklin wrote, "Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other." As another writer put it, "Good judgment comes from experience; experience comes from poor judgment."...
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Little Gems of Wisdom: Advice from Grandpa

J. D. Kroft - Reference - 2000 - 308 pages
...—Lowell Experience is what enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again. —Earl WilsoH Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other, —Benjamin Franklin Fools learn by experience, but the wise by the experience of others; and the way...
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