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" Methinks I hear some of you say, Must a Man afford himself no Leisure? I will tell thee, my friend, what Poor Richard says, Employ thy Time well, if thou meanest to gain Leisure; and, since thou art not sure of a Minute, throw not away an Hour. "
The Stoddard Library: A Thousand Hours of Entertainment with the World's ... - Page 275
by John Lawson Stoddard - 1913
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American Classical Authors

Ludwig Herrig - American literature - 1854 - 553 pages
...will teil thee, my friend, what poor Eichard says; •,employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure; and since thou art not sure of a minute,...this leisure the diligent man will obtain, but the tazy man never; for „a life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. Many, without labour,...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Written by Himself ; to which is Added His ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1855 - 375 pages
...will tell thee, my friend, what poor Richard says ; ' Employ thy time well, if than' meanest to gain leisure; and since thou art not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour.' Leisure is time fordoing something useful : this leisure the diligent man will obtain, but the lazy man never ; so...
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Die kunst oder methode: sprachen auf die leichteste, schnellste und ...

Carl August Friedrich Mahn - Greek language - 1855 - 264 pages
...biefe SKitge Wirb ber fieifnge SKatm 'galten, but the lazy man never aber ber faule 5D?ann nie; for, A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things benn ein Seben ber SBîttjie unb ein Ceben beä SÄüfftggange ift jweterlei (finb jiteiiDinge). Many,...
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Laconics: Or the Best Words of the Best Authors ...

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1856
...struck up, and both parties are piously in love — according to act of parliament. — Goldsmith. MI. Leisure is time for doing something useful : this...of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. — Franklin. Mil. Think you, a little din can daunt mine ears? Have I not in my time heard lions roar...
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Great Truths by great Authors

1856
...apt to think that he knows enough. e, — Franklin. TfMPLOY thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure; and since thou art not sure of a minute,...diligent man will obtain, but the lazy man never; for a life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. .— Johnsons cannot give an instance...
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The Prose Writers of America: With a Survey of the Intellectual History ...

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American prose literature - 1856 - 552 pages
...what Poor Richard says : Employ thy tinte well, if Ihou meanest to gain leisure ; and, since thtni art not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour....the diligent man will obtain, but the lazy man never ; for Л life of leisure and a life of laziness are tiro things. Matty, without labour, would live...
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Laconics, Or The Best Words of the Best Authors

1856
...struck up, and both parties are piously in love — according to act of parliament. — Goldsmith, ML Leisure is time for doing something useful : this...man never ; so that, as poor Richard says, A life of leisuw and a life of laziness are two things. — franklin. Mil. Think you, a little din can daunt...
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The Local Preachers' Magazine and Christian Family Record: For ..., Volumes 7-8

Church work with the poor - 1857
...mysteries of human nature, that indulgence never awakens gratitude in the heart of a child. LEISURE. LEISURE is time for doing something useful : this...of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. — Franklin. LIBERTY OF THOUGHT AND ACTION. MEN are apt to think that they who are in the highest...
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Mrs. Hale's Receipts for the Million ...

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - Cookery - 1857 - 721 pages
...diligence and patience, the mouse ate into the cable. 3457. Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure ; and since thou art not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour. 3458. A life of leisure and a life of laziness, are two things. 3459. Troubles spring from idleness,...
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Examples from the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

Lydia Howard Sigourney - Biography - 1857 - 349 pages
...yet never overtake it. By diligence and patience, the mouse ate into the cable. "Employ time well, and since thou art not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour. Yet depend not too much upon thine own industry, frugality, and prudence, though they are excellent...
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