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" Sloth, like rust, consumes faster than labor wears; while the used key is always bright, as Poor Richard says. But dost thou love life? then do not squander time, for that's the stuff life is made of, as Poor Richard says. How much more than is necessary... "
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by Benjamin Franklin - 1804 - 59 pages
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The gleaner; or, Entertainment for the fire-side [compiled by J. Watson].

Gleaner - 1805
...is always bright," as poor Richard says. " But dost thou love life, then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of," as poor Richard...sleep ! forgetting that " The sleeping fox catches BO poultry," and that " there will be sleeping enough in the grave/' as poor Richard says. and doing...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin...: Posthumous and ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1819
...key is always bright, as Poor Richard says. But dost thou love life, then do not squander time, for that is the stuff" life is made of, as Poor Richard says. Ho»v much more than is necessary do we spend in sleep ! forgetting, (hat The sleeping fox catches...
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Essays and Letters, Volumes 1-2

Benjamin Franklin - American essays - 1820 - 340 pages
...is always bright,' as poor Richard says. ' But dost thou love life, then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of,' as poor Richard...How much more than is necessary do we spend in sleep I forgetting, that ' the sleeping fox catches no poultry, and that there will be sleeping enongh in...
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Essays and Letters, Volumes 1-2

Benjamin Franklin - 1821
...is always bright,' as poor Richard says. ' But dost thou love life, then do not squander lime, for that is the stuff life is made of," as poor Richard...the sleeping fox catches no poultry, and that there >vill be sleeping enough in the grave,' as poor Richard says. " ' If time be of all things the most...
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Essays and Letters, Volumes 1-2

Benjamin Franklin - 1821
...says. ' But dost Ihou Jove life, then do not squander time, for that is the ctuff iitc is Diad« ol1,' as poor Richard says. How much more than is necessary do we spend in sleep . forgetting, thai ' the sleeping fox catches no poultry, and that there will be sleeping enough in the grave,' as...
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Plain Directions on Domestic Economy: Showing Particularly what are the ...

Cooking - 1821 - 16 pages
...bright,' as Poor Richard say»,— ' But dost, thnu love lii'r •' then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of," as Poor Richard says. " If mm be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be," as Poor Richard says, ' the greatest...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: With Many Choice Anecdotes and Admirable ...

Mason Locke Weems - Statesmen - 1822 - 264 pages
...id always brigh*," as poor Richard says. "But dost thou love life, then do not » squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of," as poor Richard...there will be sleeping enough in the grave," as poor ilichaid says. "If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be," as poor Richard...
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An Introduction to the Universal Explanatory Reader: Designed for Junior ...

William Pinnock - Readers (Primary) - 1822 - 232 pages
...used is always bright,' as Poor Richard says. 'But dost thou love life? then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of,' as Poor Richard says. 10. How much more time than is necessary do we spend in sleep ! forgetting that ' the sleeping fox...
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Handbuch der englischen sprache und literature, Volume 1

H. Nolte - 1823
...always bright, " as Poor Richard says. — „ But dost iliou love life, then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of, " as Poor Richard...in the grave, " as Poor Richard says.' , , If time he of all things the most precious, wasting time must be, " as Poor Richard says, „ the greatest...
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The Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1824 - 300 pages
...always bright,' as Poor Richard says. 6 " ' But dost thou love life, then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of,' as Poor Richard...sleeping enough in the grave,' as Poor Richard says. 7 " 'If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be,' as Poor Richard says, 'the...
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