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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 Life of Benjamin Franklin: With Many Choice Anecdotes and Admirable ...

Mason Locke Weems - Statesmen - 1873 - 239 pages
...in no other," as poor Richard says, and scarce in that; for it is true, " we may give advice, but WP cannot give conduct;" however, remember this, " they...be helped; and farther, that " if you will not hear reason, she will surely wrap your knuckles," as poor Richard says. Thus the old gentleman ended his...
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The book of good devices, ed. by G. Golding

Godfrey Golding - 1873
...Experience keeps a dear n> school, but fools will learn in no other, as poor Richard j says, and scarce in that ; for, it is true, We may give advice, but we cannot give conduct. However, remember this — j? They that will not be counselled, cannot be helped ; and further, that, If you will not hear...
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Public Ledger Almanacs: For the Years 1870, 1871, 1872, 1873, 1874, 1875

Almanacs, American - 1870 - 346 pages
...dear school, but fools will learn in no other," as ', poor Richard says, and scarce in that, for, it j is true, "we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct;" however, remember this : "They that will not be counseled cannot be helped," and farther that " if you will not hear Reason, she j will surely rap...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin

Jeremiah Chaplin - 1876 - 398 pages
...will learn in no other," as Poor Richard says: and scarce in that, for it is true "We may give advicet but we cannot give conduct." However, remember this...that will not be counselled, cannot be helped;" and, further, "If you will not hear Reason, she will surely rap your knuckles," as Poor Richard says.' Thus...
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Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay: With Indexes...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1876 - 764 pages
...passed over. COLERIDGE. 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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How to get on

Godfrey Golding - 1877
...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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The Holborn series of reading books. Instructive reader, no, Issue 1

Charles Joseph S. Dawe - 1877
...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 we cannot give conduct.' However, remember this : ' If you will not hear Reason, she will surely rap your knuckles,' as Poor Richard says." Thus the...
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Carleton's Hand-book of Popular Quotations

G.W. Carleton & Co - Quotations, English - 1877 - 340 pages
...Fruition. 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 — B. FRANKLIN. — EXPERIENCE does take dreadfully high school-wages, but he teaches like no other....
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The national thrift reader

Phebe Lankester - 1880
...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...that will not be counselled, cannot be helped ;' and further, that ' If you will not hear reason, she will surely rap your knuckles.' " Newgate. The London...
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Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1909 - 249 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...
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