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" ... ask that blessing humbly, and be not uncharitable to those that at present seem to want it, but comfort and help them. Remember Job suffered, and was afterwards prosperous. And now, to conclude, " experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn... "
Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose - Page 1045
by Vicesimus Knox - 1797
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The complete works ... of ... Benjamin Franklin, Volume 3

Benjamin Franklin - 1806
...experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other," as poor Richard says, and scarce in that; for, it is true, " we may give advice, but...be helped; and farther, that "if you will not hear reason she will surely rap your knuckles," as poor Richard says.' Thus the old gentleman ended his...
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The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics, and Morals, of the ..., Volume 3

Benjamin Franklin - American literature - 1806
...experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other," as poor Richard says, and scarce in that; for, it is true, " we may give advice, but...helped ;" and farther, that " if you will not hear reason she will surely rap your knuckles," as poor Richard says.' Thus the old gentleman ended his...
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Lionel and Clarissa, by I. Bickerstaff. The toy shop; the king and the ...

James Plumptre - English drama - 1812
...Experience keeps a dear " school, but fools will learn in no oiher," (as Poor Richard says) and scarce in that ; for, it is true, " We may give advice, but...conduct:" However, remember this, " They that will not be coun" selled, cannot be helped;" and farther, that " If " you will not hear Reason, she will surely...
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most ..., Volume 6

Elegant extracts - 1812
...dear school, but fools will learn in no other," as Poor Richard says, and scarce in that : for it if true, " We may give advice, but we cannot give conduct."...that will not be counselled cannot be helped ;'' and further, that, " If you will not hear Reason, she will surely rap your knuckles," as Poor Richard says.'...
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The literary miscellany: or, Selections and extracts, classical ..., Volume 9

1812
...now, to conclude, "Experience keeps a dear school ; but fools will learn in no other, and scarcely in that; for it is true we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct," as poor Richard says. However, remember this, "They that will not be counselled, cannot be helped,"...
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The Cheap magazine [ed. by G. Miller.] Vol, Volume 1

George Miller - 1813
...now, to conclude, •* Experience keeps a dear school ; but fools will learn in no other, and scarce in that ; for, it is true, " we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct," as poor Richard says. However, remember this, " They that will not be counselled cannot be helped ;"...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ..

Benjamin Franklin - 1818
...in no other, as Poor Richard says, and scarce in that ; for, it is true, We may give advice, but tee cannot give conduct. However, remember this, They...that will not be counselled, cannot be helped ; and further, that If you will not hear Reason, she will surely rap your knuckles, as Poor Richard says."...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin...: Posthumous and ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1819
...Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other, as Poor Richard says, and scarce in that ; for, it is true, We may give advice, but...that will not be counselled, cannot be helped ; and further, that If you will not hear Reason, she will surely rap your knuckles, as Poor Richard says."...
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Essays and Letters, Volumes 1-2

Benjamin Franklin - American essays - 1820 - 340 pages
...Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other,' as poor Richard says, and scarce in that ; for it is true ' we may give advice, but...helped ;' and farther, that ' if you will not hear Reason, she will surely rap your knuckles,' as poor Richard says." Thus the old gentleman ended his...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 19

British prose literature - 1821
...Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other," as poor Richard says, and scarce in that ; for it is true ' we may give advice, but...helped ;' and farther, that ' if you will not hear Reason, she will surely rap your knuckles,' as poor Richard says." Thus the old gentleman ended his...
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