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" What maintains one Vice, would bring up two Children. "You may think perhaps, that a little Tea, or a little Punch now and then, Diet a little more costly, Clothes a little finer, and a little Entertainment now and then, can be no great Matter; but remember... "
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by Benjamin Franklin - 1804 - 59 pages
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Graceful Simplicity: The Philosophy and Politics of the Alternative American ...

Jerome M. Segal - Philosophy - 2003 - 289 pages
...consumption are easily missed. And he was quite demanding in what he viewed as "excessive." He wrote, "You may think perhaps, that a little Tea, or a little...little finer, and a little Entertainment now and then, may be no great Matter; but remember what Poor Richard says, Many a Little makes a Mickle. ... A small...
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Proverbs: A Handbook

Wolfgang Mieder - Social Science - 2004 - 304 pages
...deceit, Make the wealth small and the want great. And further, What maintains one vice would bring up two children. You may think, perhaps, that a little...now and then, can be no great matter; but remember, Many a little makes a mickle. Beware of little expenses: A small leak will sink a great ship, as Poor...
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Ben Franklin's Guide to Wealth: Being a 21st Century Treatise on What It ...

Erin Barrett, Jack Mingo - Self-Help - 2004 - 121 pages
...tossing handfuls of money into the street. Save your wealth by reusing, recycling, and conserving. --*You may think, perhaps that a little tea, or a...now and then, can be no great matter; but remember, many a little makes a mickle. Going to the grocery store without a plan of action is not a good idea....
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Franklin: The Autobiography and Other Writings on Politics, Economics, and ...

Benjamin Franklin - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 381 pages
...the Itealth small, and the It ams great. And farther, ll hut mnimatns one I ice, would heing up tcno Children. You may think perhaps. That a little Tea,...more costly. Clothes a little finer, and a little Eutertainmeut now and then, can he n0 great Matter; but rememher what Poor Rn-hard says, Many a Little...
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Poor Richard's Almanack

Benjamin Franklin - Almanacs, American - 2004 - 302 pages
...Deceit, Make the Wealth small, and the Wants great. And farther, What maintains one Vice, would bring up two Children. You may think perhaps, That a little...then, Diet a little more costly, Clothes a little f1ner, and a little Entertainment now and then, can be no great Matter; but remember what Poor Richard...
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Benjamin Franklin's Humor

Paul Zall - Social Science - 2005 - 186 pages
...Deceit, Make the Wealth small, and the Wants great. And farther, What maintains one Vice, would bring up two Children. You may think perhaps, That a little...remember what Poor Richard says, Many a Little makes a Mickle; and farther, Beware of little Expences; a small leak will sink a great Ship; and again, Who...
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, Including Poor Richard's Almanac ...

Benjamin Franklin - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 320 pages
...a little punch now and then, a diet a little more costly, clothes a little finer, and a little more entertainment now and then, can be no great matter,...remember what Poor Richard says, "many a little makes a mickle;" and further, "beware of little expenses ; a small leak will sink a great ship;" and again1—...
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, Including Poor Richard's Almanac ...

Benjamin Franklin - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 320 pages
...deceit, Make the wealth small and the wants great." And further, "what maintains one vice would bring up two children." You may think, perhaps, that a little tea or a little punch now and then, a diet a little more costly, clothes a little finer, and a little more entertainment now and then,...
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The Way to Wealth and Other Writings on Finance

Benjamin Franklin - Business & Economics - 2006 - 141 pages
...maintains one Vice, would bring up two Children. You may think, perhaps, that a Father Abraham* Speech. little Tea, or a little Punch now and then, Diet a little more coflly, Clothes a little finer, and a //'///? Entertainment, no\v-and then, can be no great Matter...
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