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The Nursery Rhymes of England - Page 72
by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps - 1853 - 333 pages
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A Manual of the English Grammar and Language for Self-help

Lucy Toulmin Smith - English language - 1885 - 163 pages
...analysis there are Beveral methods of arrangement, but the most convenient, perhaps, is tabulation. i 1. " A man of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds."—Old rhyme. And does not belong to the enlargement, but joins the terms (2) and (3), which...
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Genealogy of the Rodman Family, 1620 to 1886

Charles Henry Jones - Barbados - 1886 - 287 pages
...minister of the Society of Friends. Tradition says that a memorable^sermon of his was upon this text: " A man of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds." They had ten children. 43. WALTER RODMAN, physician, b. Aug. 13, 1719 ; d. July 20, 1753 ; m. April...
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Proverbs, Maxims, and Phrases of All Ages: Classified ..., Volumes 1-2

Maxims - 1887 - 602 pages
...nothing. 46. A man must plough with such oxen as he hath. 47. A man must take as the spoon gives. Ger. 48. A man of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds. 49. A man should take as companion one older than himself. - Wolofs (Africa). 50. A man should never...
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Aunt Tabitha's Trial: A Story

Lina Orman Cooper - 1888 - 288 pages
...suddenly and catching the look on her friend's face. " Baby can't — and Aunt Tabitha won'C • . "A man of words, and not of deeds, Is like a garden full of seeds. A man of deeds, and not of words, Is like a dish of cream and curds.' " A very ancient jingle,...
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A Hand-book of Proverbs: Comprising an Entire Republication of Ray's ...

Henry George Bohn - Proverbs - 1888 - 583 pages
...fortune call !:;:.. out. A man of straw is worth a woman of gold, 44. A man of strange kidney, 167. A man of words and not of deeds, is like a garden fall of weeds, 195. A man surprised is half beaten. A man that breaks his word, bids others be false...
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A Dictionary of Lowland Scotch

Charles Mackay - English language - 1888 - 398 pages
...man may woo where he will, but wed where his wierd is. A man may be kind and gi'e little o' his gear. A man of words and not of deeds, is like a garden fu' of weeds.] A man is well or wae, as he thinks himself sae. A man has nae mair goods than he gets...
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A Dictionary of Lowland Scotch: With an Introductory Chapter on the Poetry ...

Charles Mackay, Allan Ramsay - Dialect literature, Scottish - 1888 - 398 pages
...bleed. A man may be kind and gi'e little o' his gear. A man is well or wae, as he thinks himself sae. A man of words and not of deeds, is like a garden fu' of weeds. A man has nae mair goods than he gets good of. A misty morning may be a clear day. A...
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The Salt-cellars: Being a Collection of Proverbs, Together with ..., Volume 1

Charles Haddon Spurgeon - Proverbs - 1889
...snow. Erskine, in comparing himself to his pipe, says : — " Thou'rt even such, Gone with a touch." A man of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds. A man who can do everything can do nothing. A man who does nothing never has time to do anything. If...
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Bepler's Handy Manual of Knowledge and Useful Information

David Bepler - Curiosities and wonders - 1890 - 284 pages
...workmen. A good wife and health are a man's best wealth. A man can never thrive who has a wasteful wife. A man of words, and not of deeds, is like a garden full of weeds. A lass that has many wooers oft fares the worst. A handful of common sense is worth a bushel of learning....
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Verse and Prose for Beginners in Reading: Selected from English and American ...

Children - 1893 - 98 pages
...thinks its wool heavy. A little leak will sink a great ship. A living dog is better than a dead lion. A man of words, and not of deeds, is like a garden full of weeds. A man's house is his castle. A miss is as good as a mile. A penny for your thought. A penny saved is...
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