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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 Autobiography and Essays of Dr. Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1864 - 231 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 will not be counselled, cannot be helped,"...
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The Ackworth reading book, being selections from the best English authors in ...

Ackworth sch - 1865
...And now to conclude ; ' Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will leam in no other,' 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." ' Thus the old gentleman...
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Sunday readings in prose and verse, selected and ed. by J.E. Carpenter

Joseph Edwards Carpenter - 1866
...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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Readings for Young Men, Merchants, and Men of Business

Readings - Business - 1866 - 166 pages
...observation. EXPERIENCE. 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. However, they that will not be counselled, cannot be helped ; and, if you will not hear reason, she will surely...
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The Bedford directory and almanack (and history of the town ..., Volume 1

...sanguine hopes of ei EXPERIENCE keeps a dear sehool. but fools will learn in n0 other, and ccarcely in that ; for it is true, we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct— they that will not he counselled cannot be helped. If you do not hear Keason, she will rap your knuckles.—...
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Advice to youths about entering a commercial career

William H. Ablett - Commerce - 1867 - 80 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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My new-year's gift to my son [comprising Pamphilius, Economy of life and ...

Pamphilius (pseud.) - 1869
...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 will not be counselled cannot be helped,"...
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 23

Henry Barnard - Education - 1872
...Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other,' as Poor Richard says, and scarce paratus illustrating the principles of the foregoing subjects and their mutual relations. reason, ehe will surely rap your knuckles,' as Poor Richard says." Thus the old gentleman ended his...
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 23

Henry Barnard - Education - 1872
...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 Biblical Museum: A Collection of Notes Explanatory, Homilectic, and ...

James Comper Gray - Bible - 1872
...of time."-7'ennyson. "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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