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" Know the true value of time ; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no laziness, no procrastination ; never put off till to-morrow what you can do to-day. "
The Letters of the Earl of Chesterfield to His Son - Page 12
by Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - 1901
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The Hive: Or, A Collection of Thoughts on Civil, Moral, Sentimental and ...

Aphorisms and apothegms - 1803 - 216 pages
...application of it. Make the most of your minutes, says AureIkis, and be good for something while you can. Know the true value of time ; snatch, seize, and enjoy...never put off till to-morrow what you can do to-day. We should read over our lives as well as books ; take a survey of our actions, and make an inspection...
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The Hive: Or, A Collection of Thoughts on Civil, Moral, Sentimental and ...

Quotations, English - 1810 - 216 pages
...application of it. Make the most of your minutes, says Aurelius, and be good for something while you can. Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy...never put off till to-morrow what you can do to-day. We should read over our lives as well as books ; take a survey of our actions, and make an inspection...
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Letters Written by the Late Right Honourable Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope - Philosophy, English - 1810
...Know the true value of time ; snateh, seiae, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no laainess, no procrastination : never put off till to-morrow what you can do to-day. That was the rule of the famons and unfortunate pensionary, De Witt ; who, hy strictly following it, found time, not ouly to...
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Letters written by the...earl of Chesterfield to his son; with ..., Volume 2

Philip Dormer Stanhope (4th earl of Chesterfield.) - 1813
...little, if I had not been up while my aequaintanees were in bed. Know the true value of time ; snateh, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no laziness, no proerastination : never put off till to-morrow what you ean do to-day. That was the rule of the famous...
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Lord Chesterfield's Advice to His Son, on Men and Manners: Or, A New System ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - 1815 - 333 pages
...bel Esprit et le Goût. This gives yon credentials to the best companies, wherever you go afterwards. Know the true value of time; snatch, seize , and enjoy...it. No idleness , no laziness, no procrastination j never put of till to-morrow what you can do to day. That was the rule of the famous and unfortunate...
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Practical Morality; Or, A Guide to Men and Manners: Consisting of Lord ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - Conduct of life - 1831 - 275 pages
...hd esprit el le gout. This gives you credentials to the hest companies, wherever you go afterward. Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy,...the famous and unfortunate pensionary De Witt ; Who, hy strictly following it, found time not only ' do the whole business of the republic, but to past...
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Lord chesterfield's advice to his son, on men and manners [selections from ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope (4th earl of Chesterfield.) - 1836
...bet esprit et le gout. This gives you credentials to the best companies, wherever you go afterward. Know the true value of time ; snatch, seize, and enjoy...to-morrow what you can do to-day. That was the rule of the fam~ and unfortunate pensionary De Witt ; who, by strictly following it, found time not only to do...
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Letters Written by the Earl of Chesterfield to His Son

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - Conduct of life - 1857 - 609 pages
...little, if I had not been up while my acquaintances were in bed. Know the true value of time ; suatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no laziness, no procrastination ; never pnt off till to-morrow what you can do to-day. That was the rule of the famous and unfortunate Pensionary...
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Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay: With Indexes...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1876 - 764 pages
...want : more is only laziness and dozing ; and is, I am persuaded, both unwholesome and stupefying. ... I have very often gone to bed at six in the morning,...never put off till to-morrow what you can do to-day. LORD CHESTERFIELD : Letters to his Son, Dec. 26, 1749. The difference between rising at five and seven...
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Letters Written by the Earl of Chesterfield to His Son

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - Conduct of life - 1876 - 609 pages
...part of my reading- fo>, from twenty to forty, I should certainly have read very little, if 1 hail not been up while my acquaintances were in bed. Know...seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no , no procrastination ; never put off till to-morrow what yon can do to-day. TIi.it was the rule of...
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