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" The diligent hand maketh rich ' ; and it is true indeed : but he considers not that it is not in the power of riches to make a man happy ; for it was wisely said, by a man of great observation, ' That there be as many miseries beyond riches as on this... "
The Complete Angler - Page 205
by Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - 1863 - 304 pages
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The Complete Angler: Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation...: Prefixed, the ...

Izaak Walton, Sir John Hawkins - Fishing - 1775
...Solomon fays, " Th& M diligent hand maketh rich :" and it is true indeed ; but he eoafiders not that 'tis not in the power of riches to make a man happy : for it was wifely faid,. by a man of great observation, " That there be as many miferies beyond " riches, as en...
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The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse ...

Izaak Walton, Sir John Hawkins - Fishing - 1822 - 383 pages
...more and more money ; he is still drudging on, and says that Solomon says, " The diligent hand maketh rich;" and it is true indeed: but he considers not...there be as many miseries beyond riches as on this aide them." And yet God deliver us from pinching poverty ; and grant, that having a competency, we...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...more money ; he is still drudging on, and says that Solomon gays, 'The hand of the diligent maketh por Aud yet God deliver us from pinching poverty, and grant that, having a competency, we may be content...
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The Saturday magazine

1834
...and it is true indeed, but ho considers not that 'tis not in the power of riches to make a man happy. It was wisely said, by a man of great observation,...be as many miseries beyond riches as on this side of them;' and yet God dcfiver us from pinching poverty, and prant that, having a competency, we may...
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The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Mans Recreation: Being a Discourse on ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1839 - 396 pages
...Solomon says, "The diligent hand maketh rich;" and it is true indeed: but he considers not that 'tis not in the power of riches to make a man happy; for...be as many miseries beyond riches, as on this side of them :" and yet God deliver us from pinching poverty; and grant, that having a competency, we may...
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The Thames and its tributaries; or, Rambles among the rivers

Charles Mackay - 1840
...third blessing, neglect it not : but note, that there is no necessity for being rich ; for I told you, there be as many miseries beyond riches as on this side them ; and, if you have a competence, enjoy it with a meek, cheerful, thankful heart. I will tell you, scholar,...
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The Complete Angler: Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation, Being a Discourse ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1842 - 396 pages
...Solomon says. "The diligent hand maketh rich;" and it is true indeed : but he considers not that 'tis not in the power of riches to make a man happy; for...be as many miseries beyond riches, as on this side of them :" and yet God deliver us from pinching poverty ; and grant, that having a competency, we may...
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The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal

1842
...more and more money ; ho is still drudging on, and says that Solomon says ' The diligent hand maketh rich ;' and it is true indeed. But he considers not...is not in the power of riches to make a man happy l for it was wisely said by a man of great observation, ' That there be as many miseries beyond riches...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New York Monthly Magazine, Volume 20

Periodicals - 1842
...nmketh rich,* and it i» tiuo indeed, ßut ho considers not that it i-* not in the power of riches lo make a man happy ; for it was wisely said by a man of great observation, that * There be a» many miseries beyond riches as on this side them.* And yol, (”oo deliver us from pinching poverty...
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James Stamford Caldwell - Literature and morals - 1843 - 351 pages
...estates, who would give the greatest part of it to be liealthfal and cheerful. It has been wisely said, " there be as many miseries beyond riches as on this side them." I have a rich neighbour who is so busy that he has no leisure to laugh. God knows that the cares, that...
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