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The Nursery Rhymes of England - Page 72
by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps - 1853 - 333 pages
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Proceedings and Committee Reports

American Association of Railroad Superintendents - Railroads - 1896
...recollections of my schoolboy days is a rhyme in one of the old readers, something to the effect that "A man of words and not of deeds, is like a garden full of weeds" At that time I did not understand what it meant. I knew what a garden full of weeds meant, and it was...
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John Ploughman's Talk: Or, Plain Advice for Plain People

Charles Haddon Spurgeon - Conduct of life - 1896 - 234 pages
...threadbare, it is an easy thing to pick a hole in it. Good advice is poor food for a hungry family. " A man of words and not of deeds, Is like a garden full of weeds." Lend me a bit of string to tie up the traces, and find fault with my old harness when I get home. Help...
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The Nursery Rhyme Book

Andrew Lang - Animals - 1897 - 288 pages
...a man marries his trouble begins. BOUNCE BUCKRAM, velvet's dear ; Christmas comes but once a year. A MAN of words and not of deeds, Is like a garden...And when the weeds begin to grow, It's like a garden fuil of snow ; And when the snow begins to fall, It's like a bird upon the wall ; And when the bird...
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Golspie: Contributions to Its Folklore

Edward Williams Byron Nicholson - Folklore - 1897 - 351 pages
...All a-back of Building Hill.' PROVERBS, PHRASES, SIMILES PROVERBS, PHRASES, SIMILES PROVERBS IN RIME A man of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds. See pp. 190-92. [WWM] Birds of a feather Flock together. [WW MJ Early to bed, early to rise, Makes...
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Golspie: Contributions to Its Folklore

Edward Williams Byron Nicholson - Folklore - 1897 - 351 pages
...Building Hill.1 PROVERBS, PHRASES, SIMILES Proverbs 239 PROVERBS, PHRASES, SIMILES PROVERBS IN RIME A man of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds. See pp. 190-92. ' [WWM] Birds of a feather Flock together. [WW MJ Early to bed, early to rise, Makes...
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The Practical Speller for Lower Grades: Designed to Present, as Nearly as ...

William Clayton Jacobs, Virginia Piper - Spellers - 1897 - 96 pages
...PRACTICAL SPELLEB. 36. Dictation. Bain, rain, go away, Come again another day, Little Johnny wants to play. A man of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds. 40. (Copy and put the right word in the right place.) see sea, I wish you could the . You can ships...
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Proverbial Wisdom: Comprising a Collection of Proverbs, Maxims and Ethical ...

Maxims - 1897 - 162 pages
...insignificant as to be sure his example can do no hurt. 10. Ill examples are like contagious diseases. 11. A man of words and not of deeds is like a garden full of weeds. 12. One watch set right will do to try many by; but, on the other hand, one going wrong may be the...
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The Practical Speller: For Lower Grades, Book 1

William C. Jacobs, Virginia Piper - Children's literature - 1897 - 96 pages
...PRACTiCAL SPELLER. 36. Dictation. Rain, rain, go away, Come again another day, Little Johnny wants to play. A man of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds. 37. Pages 28-31. 39. Pages 34-35. lap row frog lake pads green leaves sat rowed 40. jumped love ly...
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Notes and Queries, Volume 18

Questions and answers - 1900
...lit le, but he ca' n.Jt live upon nothing. A man loseth his time that comes early to a bad bargain. A man of words and not of deeds, is like a garden full of weeds. A Saturday's moĽn,if it comes once in 7 years, comes too soon. A sparrow in hand is worth a phaesant...
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A History of Nursery Rhymes

Percy B. Green - Nursery rhymes - 1899 - 195 pages
...when the weeds begin to grow, It's like a garden full of snow; And when the snow begins to fall, It "s like a bird upon the wall ; And when the bird away...eagle in the sky ; And when the sky begins to roar, It 's like a lion at your door ; And when the door begins to crack, It 's like a stick across your...
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