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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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Readings from American Literature: A Textbook for Schools and Colleges

Mary Edwards Calhoun, Emma Leonora MacAlarney - American literature - 1915 - 635 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...conduct. However, remember this : They that will not be counseled cannot be helped ; and further that, If you will not hear Reason, she will surely rap your...
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Journeys Through Bookland: A New and Original Plan for Reading ..., Volume 6

Charles Herbert Sylvester - Anthologies - 1922
...And 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 won't be counseled can't be helped," as Poor...
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Official Magazine, Volumes 15-17

International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Stablemen, and Helpers of America - Highway transport workers - 1917
...plutocracy and autocracy." 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. Remember this : they that will not be counselled cannot be helped. If you do not hear reason, she will...
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Early American Writing

Giles B. Gunn - Fiction - 1994 - 629 pages
.... And 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 won't be counselled, can't be helped, as Poor...
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A Benjamin Franklin Reader

Walter Isaacson - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 576 pages
..."And 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 won't be counseled, can't be helped, as Poor...
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Proverbs: A Handbook

Wolfgang Mieder - Social Science - 2004 - 304 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...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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Poor Richard's Almanack

Benjamin Franklin - Almanacs, American - 2004 - 302 pages
...prosperous. And 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 won 't be counselled, can 't be helped, as...
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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
..."And 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 wont be counseled, can't be helped, as Poor...
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How to Get on in the World, Or a Ladder to Practical Success

A. R. Calhoun - Self-Help - 2005 - 300 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...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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Benjamin Franklin's Humor

Paul Zall - Social Science - 2005 - 186 pages
...Heaven And 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 won't be counselled, can't be helped, as Poor...
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